Dr. Djordjevic is a tenured Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of College of Engineering of University of Arizona, with a joint appointment in the College of Optical Sciences. Prior to joining the University of Arizona, he was with University of Bristol and University of the West of England, Bristol, UK; Tyco Telecommunications, Eatontown, USA; National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece; and State Telecommunication Company, Nis, Yugoslavia. His current research interests include optical communications/networks, channel coding, coded modulation, turbo equalization, OFDM applications, physical-layer security, quantum key distribution (QKD), quantum information processing, quantum error correction, and quantum biology. He presently directs the Optical Communications Systems Laboratory (OCSL) and Quantum Communication (QuCom) Laboratory within the ECE Department at the University of Arizona and co-directs the Signal Processing and Coding Lab (SPACL).
Dr. Djordjevic is an author/co-author of the following books: Quantum
Information Processing, Quantum Computing, and Quantum Error Correction, 2nd Ed.,
Elsevier/Academic, Mar. 2021; Physical-Layer
Security and Quantum Key Distribution,
Advanced Optical and Wireless Communications
Dec. 2017/Jan. 2018; Quantum
Biological Information Theory, Springer, Oct. 2015; Advanced
Optical Communication Systems and Networks, Artech House, Jan. 2013;
Information Processing and Quantum Error Correction: An Engineering
Approach, Elsevier/Academic Press, Apr. 2012;
Coding for Optical Channels, Springer, Mar. 2010; and OFDM for Optical Communications,
Dr. Djordjevic is also an author/co-author of over 550 journal/conference publications and holds 54 US patents.
Dr. Djordjevic serves as
an Editor/Associate Editor/Member of Editorial Board for the following
journals: IEEE Transactions on Communications,
Journal of Optical Communications and Networking,
and Quantum Electronics, and Frequenz.
He was serving as editor/senior
editor/area editor of IEEE Communications
Letters from 2012 to 2021. He
was serving as editorial board member/associate editor for IOP Journal of
Optics and Elsevier Physical Communication Journal both from to 2016
Dr. Djordjevic is the Fellow of IEEE and OSA.
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College of Engineering
College of Optical Sciences
University of Arizona