WINC was established in 2007 with a focus on technology development and education in all aspects of wireless systems, networking, and applications. WINC provides the perfect mix for multi-disciplinary research spanning diverse areas ranging from theoretical foundations, e.g., radiation and propagation, communications theory and information theory, to system and algorithm design, networking protocols, and applications, e.g., wireless networks, internet of things, and smart systems.

Through its strong performance and track record, WINC established a unique position as a regional center conducting world-class research in wireless, optical and secure communications technologies and applications. This led to having strong and stable collaboration ties with international, regional and national academic institutions and industrial partners.



A premier regional innovation and cross-disciplinary research center providing value-driven, real-world solutions in wireless communication, modern technologies, and intelligent systems.


To lead, integrate, and deliver multidisciplinary research and development solutions in modern wireless technologies, networks, and intelligent systems that meet regional and international demands and to mentor highly skilled researchers who can contribute at a global level.

Research Tracks:

1. Wireless and Optical Networks

  • Beyond 5G and 6G Access and Core Networks
  • Advances in M2M, WSN, and IoT Networks
  • Green Wireless and Optical Networks
  • Massive and Ultra-Massive MIMO
  • AI/ML for Wireless and Optical Networks

2. Internet of Things (IoT)

  • Autonomous Driving Solutions
  • ML/AI for Autonomous Systems Optimization
  • Smart Systems
  • Networks and Services Enabled by Integrating IoT, NB-IoT, 5G/6G, and AI at the Edge

3. Networking and Wireless Connection

  • Cognitive Network Management
  • Software-Defined Networking
  • Network Virtualization (Edge) and Slicing
  • Fog and Edge Intelligence

4. Enabling Technologies

  • 3D Imaging
  • Sensing and Localization
  • Novel Network Architectures
  • Blockchain Technology
  • Quantum Cryptography

5. Radiation and Propagation

  • Meta Structures and Metasurfaces
  • Mid-IR High-Performance Structures
  • Electromagnetic and Photonic Design Using Machine Learning