
Dr. James R. Zeidler
Phone: (858) 5345369
Fax: (858) 5340415
Email: zeidler@ece.ucsd.edu
Office: 5606, EBU1
Mailing Address:
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 920930407
Biography
James Zeidler is a Research Scientist / Senior Lecturer of Electrical and
Computer Engineering at UCSD. From 1988 to 2003, as Adjunct Professor of ECE,
he supervised graduate research in communications signal processing, adaptive
signal and array processing, and image processing and developed a graduate
course in adaptive digital signal processing. He is affiliated with the
Wireless Communications Center, the California Institute on Telecommunications
and Information Technology and is the PI of an Army Research Office
MultiUniversity Research Initiative on SpaceTime Processing for Mobile Adhoc
Networks.
Full Biography
Research Interests

SpaceTime Processing for Wireless Communications

OFDM Wireless Communications

Adaptive Signal and Array Processing
 Interference Suppression
Teaching

ECE 251BN, Adaptive Digital Signal Processing

ECE 299, Thesis Research

ECE 298, Selected Topics in Wireless Communications

UCSD Extension Course: "Communications Applications of Adaptive Filter
Theory," (with John Proakis)
Honors and Distinctions

Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 1994  Present

Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 19911994

Fredrick Ellersick Best Paper Award, IEEE Military Communications
Conference, 1995

200+ Papers and 12 Patents in signal processing, communications systems,
image processing, and electronic devices

Selected Papers reprinted in the IEEE Press Books on Adaptive Signal
Processing, Modern Spectrum Estimation II, and the Benchmark Papers in
Electrical Engineering series.

LauritsenBennet Award for Achievement in Science, SPAWAR Systems Center,
San Diego, Jun. 2000

Meritous Civilian Service Award, Department of the Navy, 1991
Recent Publications
[J71]

N. Ricklin and J. R. Zeidler,
``Multiple symbol differential detection of MPSK over statisticallyunknown, frequencyflat, multipath timevarying channels,'' IEEE Trans. Commun., in submission.
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[J70]

I. Spyropoulos and J. R. Zeidler,
``Supporting asymmetric traffic in a TDD/CDMA cellular network via
interferenceaware dynamic channel allocation and spacetime LMMSE joint
detection,''
IEEE Trans. Veh. Technol., vol. 58, no. 9, pp. 744759, Feb.
2009.
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[J69]

H. Sui and J. R. Zeidler,
``Information efficiency and transmission range optimization for
coded MIMO FHCDMA ad hoc networks in time varying environments,''
IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 57, no. 2, pp. 481491, Feb. 2009.
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[J68]

A. L. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, and M. Jensen,
``Reducedfeedback linear precoding with stable performance for the
timevarying MIMO broadcast channel,''
IEEE J. Selected Areas Commun., vol. 26, no. 8, pp. 14831493,
Oct. 2008.
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[J67]

T. Ikuma, A. A. (Louis) Beex, and J. R. Zeidler,
``NonWiener mean weight behavior of LMS transversal equalizers
with sinusoidal interference,''
IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, 2008,
in press.
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[J66]

A. L. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, and M. A. Jensen,
``Stable transmission in the timevarying MIMO broadcast channel,''
EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, 2008,
in press.
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[J65]

S. C. Thompson, A. U. Ahmed, J. G. Proakis, J. R. Zeidler, and M. Geile,
``Constant envelope OFDM,''
IEEE Trans. Commun., 2007,
in press.
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[J63]

J. Jootar, J. R. Zeidler, and J. G. Proakis,
``On the performance of concatenated convolutional code and
Alamouti spacetime code with noisy channel estimates and finite depth
interleaving,''
IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 56, no. 3, pp. 412423, Mar. 2008.
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[J62]

J. Jootar, J. R. Zeidler, and J. G. Proakis,
``On the performance of closedloop transmit diversity with noisy
channel estimates and finitedepth interleaved convolutional codes,''
IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 56, no. 4, pp. 653665, Apr. 2008.
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[J61]

H. Sui and J. R. Zeidler,
``A robust coded MIMO FHCDMA transceiver for mobile ad hoc
networks,''
IEEE J. Selected Areas Commun., vol. 25, no. 7, pp. 14131423,
Sept. 2007.
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[J60]

T. Wang, J. G. Proakis, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Interference analysis of filtered multitone modulation over
timevarying fading channels,''
IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 55, no. 4, pp. 717727, April 2007.
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[J59]

M. Zorzi, J. R. Zeidler, A. L. Anderson, A. L. Swindlehurst, M. A. Jensen,
S. Krishnamurthy, B. D. Rao, and J. G. Proakis,
``Crosslayer issues in MAC protocol design for MIMO ad hoc
networks,''
IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, pp. 6276, Aug. 2006.
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[J58]

J. Jootar, J. R. Zeidler, and J. G. Proakis,
``Performance of convolutional codes with finitedepth interleaving
and noisy channel estimates,''
IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 54, no. 10, pp.
17751786, Oct. 2006.
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[J57]

T. Wang, J. G. Proakis, E. Masry, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Performance degradation of ofdm systems due to doppler spreading,''
IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 5, no. 6,
June 2006.
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[J56]

J. Jootar, J. F. Diouris, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Performance of polarization diversity in correlated Nakagamim
fading channels,''
IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 55, no. 1, pp.
128136, Jan. 2006.
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[C156]

I. Spyropoulos and J. R. Zeidler,
``A PHYMAC cross layer protocol for ad hoc networks with multiple
antenna nodes,''
in Proc. 2009 IEEE Intl. Conf. Commun., Dresden, Germany, June
2009.
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[C155]

N. Ricklin and J. R. Zeidler,
``Block detection of multiple symbol DPSK in a
statisticallyunknown, timevarying channel,''
in Proc. 2009 IEEE Intl. Conf. Commun., Dresden, Germany, June
2009.
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[C154]

A. Batra and J. R. Zeidler,
``Narrowband interference mitigation in BICM OFDM systems,''
in Proc. 2009 IEEE Intl. Conf. Acoustics, Speech, and Signal
Processing, Taipei, Tiawan, Apr. 2009.
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[C153]

A. Ahmed, S. Thompson, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Channel estimation and equalization for CEOFDM in multipath
fading channels,''
in Proc. 2008 Military Communications Conference, San Diego,
CA, Nov. 2008.
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[C152]

A. Batra and J. R. Zeidler,
``Narrowband interference mitigation in OFDM systems,''
in Proc. 2008 Military Communications Conference, San Diego,
CA, Nov. 2008.
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[C151]

A. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, and M. Jensen,
``Instantaneous and average rate maximization in MIMO
multipleaccess channels (MAC) with linear processing,''
in 42nd Asilomar Conf. Signals, Systems and Computers, Pacific
Grove, CA, Oct. 2008,
to appear.
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[C150]

A. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, and M. Jensen,
``Regularized channel distribution inversion and parameterization in
the MIMO broadcast channel,''
in Proc. 2008 IEEE 68nd Veh. Technol. Conf., Calgary, Canada,
Sept. 2008,
to appear.
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[C149]

A. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, and M. Jensen,
``Parameterized channel feedback using correlationbased channel
models for multiuser MIMO systems,''
in Proceedings of the 2008 USNC/URSI National Radio Science
Meeting, Boulder, CO, Jan. 2008,
paper # BS114, 1 page, Invited.
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[C148]

N. Ricklin and J. R. Zeidler,
``Data aided joint estimation of carrier frequency offset and
frequency selective timevarying channel,''
in Proc. 2008 IEEE Intl. Conf. Commun., 2008.
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[C147]

A. Batra, J. R. Zeidler, and A. A. (Louis) Beex,
``Initialization techniques for improved convergence of LMS DFEs
in strong interference environments,''
in Proc. 2007 IEEE Global Comm. Conf., Washington, D.C., Nov.
2007, pp. 30683073.
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[C146]

K. Stamatiou, J. G. Proakis, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Evaluation of MIMO techniques in frequency hoppedmultiaccess ad
hoc networks,''
in Proc. 2007 IEEE Global Comm. Conf., Washington, D.C., Nov.
2007, pp. 631635.
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[C145]

H. Sui and J. R. Zeidler,
``Transmission range optimization for FHCDMA networks in
timevarying channels,''
in Proc. 2007 Military Communications Conference, Orlando, FL,
Oct. 2007.
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[C144]

A. U. Ahmed, S. C. Thompson, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Threshold extending receiver structures for constant envelope
OFDM,''
in Proc. 2007 Military Communications Conference, Orlando, FL,
Oct. 2007.
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[C143]

K. Stamatiou, J. G. Proakis, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Information efficiency of ad hoc networks with FHMIMO
transceivers,''
in Proc. of the IEEE Inter. Conference on Communications,
Glasgow, Scotland, June 2007, pp. 37933798.
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[C142]

T. Ikuma, A. A. (Louis) Beex, and J. R. Zeidler,
``NonWiener weight behavior of LMS transversal equalizers,''
in Proc. of the IEEE Inter. Conf. on Acoustics, Speech and
Signal Processing, Honolulu, Hawaii, Apr. 2007.
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[C141]

I. Spyropoulos and J. R. Zeidler,
``Dynamic channel allocation and spacetime LMMSE joint detection
in a TDD/CDMA cellular network with traffic asymmetry,''
in Proc. IEEE 65th Veh. Tech. Conf. (VTC), Dublin, Ireland,
Apr. 2007.
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[C140]

A. L. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, M. Nicholson, and B. Hoffman,
``A blind beamforming technique for simultaneous interference
suppression and signal maximization in multiple antenna GPS systems,''
in Proceedings of The Institute of Navigation National Technical
Meeting, Jan. 2007.
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[C139]

A. L. Anderson, J. R. Zeidler, and M. A. Jensen,
``Performance of transmit precoding in timevarying pointtopoint
and multiuser MIMO channels,''
in Conference Record of the IEEE Asilomar Conference on
Circuits, Systems and Computers, Nov. 2006.
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[C138]

A. Batra, J. R. Zeidler, and A. A. (Louis) Beex,
``Mitigation of narrowband interference using adaptive equalizers,''
in Proceedings of the European Signal Processing Conference
(EUSIPCO), Florence, Italy, Sept. 2006.
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[C137]

S. C. Thompson, J. G. Proakis, J. R. Zeidler, and M. Geile,
``Constant envelope OFDM in multipath Rayleigh fading channels,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE MILCOM, Washington, DC, Oct. 2006,
(in press).
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[C136]

A. U. Ahmed, S. C. Thompson, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Constant envelope OFDM with channel coding,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE MILCOM, Washington, DC, Oct. 2006.
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[C135]

T. Wang, J. G. Proakis, and J. R. Zeidler,
``Analysis of perchannel equalized filtered multitone modulations
over timevarying fading channels,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio
Communications (PIMRC), Sept. 2006.
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[C134]

H. Sui and J. R. Zeidler,
``Demodulation and performance analysis of differential unitary
spacetime modulation in timevarying Rician channels,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference,
Montreal, Canada, Sept. 2006.
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[C133]

J. Jootar, J. R. Zeidler, and J. G. Proakis,
``On the performance of closedloop transmit diversity with noisy
channel estimates,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE International Communications
Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.
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[C132]

H. Sui and J. R. Zeidler,
``Erasure insertion for coded DUSTMFHSS systems without a priori
knowledge,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE International Communications
Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.
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[C131]

T. Ikuma, A. A. (Louis) Beex, J. R. Zeidler, and B. K. Meadows,
``Adaptive interference mitigation with a coupled nonlinear
oscillator array beamformer,''
in Proceedings of the IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT,
Mar. 2006.
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