Broadcom Corporation, a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, held its annual Technical Conference last month at which top engineers from Broadcom offices around the globe shared ideas and explored innovations in wired and wireless communications.

Broadcom invited students and their professors from universities receiving unrestricted research grants from the Broadcom Foundation to present their work in a poster session during the opening reception.  Rick Wesel and Babak Daneshrad, professors of electrical engineering at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, and Ph.D. candidates Tsung-Yi Chen, Chung-Yu Lou, Chao-Yi Wang, and Eren Eraslan were among the participants.  Wesel and Chen presented research on “A Sphere-Packing Analysis of Incremental Redundancy with Feedback,” while Lou, Wang, Eraslan, and Daneshrad presented, “Self-Adaptive MIMO Radio.”

Broadcom 2 2011Broadcom Foundation’s mission is to advance education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) by funding research, recognizing scholarship and increasing opportunity.

Broadcom’s Technical Conference was held at the Fairmont Hotel in Irvine.

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Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a FORTUNE 500® company, is a global leader and innovator in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications.  Broadcom® products seamlessly deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments.  With the industry’s broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art system-on-a-chip and embedded software solutions, Broadcom is changing the world by Connecting everything®.  For more information, go to www.broadcom.com.

Main Image: UCLA Engineering Ph.D candidates Chung-Yu Lou, Chao-Yi Wang, and Eren Eraslan presented research at a poster session held during the opening session of Broadcom Corporation’s annual Technical Conference. Pictured left to right:  Chung-Yu Lou, Broadcom CEO Scott McGregor, Vice President for Antenna & RF Research and University Relations Nick Alexopoulos, Chao-Yi Wang, and Eren Eraslan. Inset Image: UCLA Engineering Professor Rick Wesel presented research at a poster session held during the opening session of Broadcom Corporation’s annual Technical Conference. Pictured left to right: Broadcom CEO Scott McGregor, UCLA Engineering Professor Rick Wesel and Vice President for Antenna & RF Research and University Relations Nick Alexopoulos.