J.P.M.G. (Jean-Paul) Linnartz - Expertise


  • D14310 - Telecommunication engineering
  • D16200 - Software, algorithms, control systems
  • Optical Wireless Communication
  • Signal Processing
  • Wireless communication



Jean-Paul Linnartz is Research Fellow with Philips Lighting and Professor at TU/e. His main research topic is Intelligent Lighting Systems and Optical Wireless Communication.

Previously he was a Senior Director and Department Head at Philips Research in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. He authored many scientific papers about electronic watermarks and radio communications (OFDM, MC-CDMA, random access). He was a faculty member at the University of California at Berkeley and at Delft University of Technology. He received his ir. degree from Eindhoven University of Technology and his PhD for Delft University of Technology, both in The Netherlands.