Raphael Cendrillon

Raphael Cendrillon was born in Melbourne, Australia. He received an Electrical Engineering degree (Highest Honors) from the University of Queensland, Australia in 1999, and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering (Summa Cum Laude with Congratulations of the Board of Examiners) at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium in 2004.

Dr. Cendrillon has held senior research positions in several leading companies including Principal Engineer at ASSIA Inc. and Expert Consultant at Huawei Technologies. In the past he was also invited as a visiting research fellow at Princeton University and a visiting researcher at Stanford. He is currently a Software Engineer at Google.

Dr. Cendrillon has been awarded 35 patents and has published over 30 papers in internationally recognized journals and conferences. His research work has over 1800 citations and his algorithms are now part of the ITU and ANSI standards on broadband networks. Dr. Cendrillon was awarded the University of Queensland Early Career Researcher Grant in 2005, the UniQuest Trailblazer Prize for Commercialization in 2005, the K.U. Leuven Bursary for Advanced Foreign Scholars in 2004, the Alcatel Scientific Prize in 2004, and IEEE Grants in 2003, 2004 and 2005.