Dr. Habib Riazi

Spectrum, Technology, and Wireless Management Consultant

Habib Riazi has been a contributor to the telecom industry for more than 30 years. Now an independent spectrum, technology, and wireless management consultant, he was formerly the RF and Systems Engineering Director at Corning Optical Communications Wireless Ltd, a major manufacturer of active Distributed Antenna System (DAS). His previous tenure includes potions with both wireless service providers and equipment manufacturers. Prior to Corning, Habib was the Technology Strategist at Nextel, Sprint, and Clearwire, where he was responsible for assessing and recommending Radio Access Technology and products for network deployment. Prior to Nextel, he led the team for system design and simulation of the Satellite Digital Audio Receiver, now a commercially available product, at Bell Labs Advanced Technologies. Prior to Bell Labs, Habib served as the Radio Access Network Manager for Verizon for one of the first CDMA commercial network deployments.

Habib did doctoral studies in Electrical Engineering at the George Washington University in Washington DC. He is a life senior member of IEEE ComSoc, a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Virginia, has served on Virginia State University Industrial Advisory Board, and holds a number of US and EU patents.