He received the B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from Istanbul Technical University (ITU), Turkey, in 1993 and 1996, respectively, and Lic.Tech. and Dr.Tech degrees from Helsinki University of Technology (HUT), Espoo, Finland, in 1998 and in 2001, respectively, all in electrical engineering. He was a Research and Teaching Assistant at ITU, Turkey, from April 1994 to Sep. 1996, and a Research Scientist at HUT, Finland, from Sep. 1996 to Feb. 2001. Dr. Uykan was with NOKIA Research Center, Radio Comm. Lab., Helsinki, Finland from July 2000 to April 2007; and was with Nokia Siemens Networks in Helsinki Finland from April 2007 to December 2010. Dr. Uykan is an Asistant Professor at Dogus University, Istanbul, Turkey, since 1.9.2009. He is an IEEE Senior Member.