Northeastern University Wireless Networks and Embedded Systems Lab


John Buczek is a BSMS student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and an Undergraduate Research Assistant at the Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things at Northeastern University. His research focuses are Wake-up Radios, Software Defined Wireless Networking, and Drone Networking under the supervision of Prof. Tommaso Melodia.


  • Wake-up Radios

  • Software Defined Wireless Networking, Software Defined Radios

  • Drone Networking


  • L. Bertizzolo, T. X. Tran, J. Buczek, B. Balasubramanian, Y. Zhou, R. Jana, and T. Melodia, "Streaming from the Air: Enabling Drone-sourced Video Streaming Applications on 5G Open-RAN Architectures," IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, November 2021. [pdf] [bibtex]

  • J. Buczek, L. Bertizzolo, S. Basagni, and T. Melodia, "What is A Wireless UAV? A Design Blueprint for 6G Flying Wireless Nodes," Proc. of ACM Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental evaluation & CHaracterization (WiNTECH), October 2021. [pdf] [bibtex]

  • J. Buczek, V. Ivankevych, "Practical Utility PV Multilevel Inverter Solutions," arXiv:2101.11524 [eess.SY] , 2021