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CTO of Huawei Wireless Networks Appointed Fellow at the Wireless World Research Forum


London, UK - Huawei, a leader in providing next-generation telecommunications network solutions for operators around the world, announced that Dr. Zhou Hong, CTO of Huawei’s Wireless Networks division has been appointed as a fellow of the Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF). The WWRF Fellows Scheme recognizes outstanding individuals for their significant accomplishments in the advancement or application of mobile and wireless technology, including notable figures such as Dr. Martin Cooper, inventor of the handheld mobile phone, and Madame Li Mofang, former Chief Engineer of China Mobile, who was integral in the establishment of international standards for analogue and digital mobile communications.

At Huawei, Dr. Zhou Hong is responsible for research and development in the Wireless Networks division. Dr. Zhou spearheaded the development of Huawei’s SingleRAN solution, which converges multi-standard technologies and simplifies the network structure, operations and maintenance for mobile operators, and has become an international standard in the mobile industry.

As of July 2010, Huawei submitted approximately 13,200 proposals on wireless communications standards to international industry organizations including 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP), 3rd Generation Partnership Project 2 (3GPP2), ITU Radiocommunication Sector (ITU-R), the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) and IEEE, of which 40 percent have been adopted. Huawei has 784 essential wireless communications patents and under the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) IPR Policy, Huawei declared more than 270 essential patents in the technical field of LTE at the end of the third quarter in 2010.

About WWRF Fellow

The WWRF Fellows Scheme was established to recognize and honor outstanding individuals for their significant accomplishments in the advancement or application of mobile and wireless technology and application and for their contributions to the mission of the WWRF: To advance mobile and wireless research and innovation and promote the mobile and wireless community worldwide. WWRF looks to the Fellows for guidance as the world of mobile and wireless technology continues to evolve.

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