Dr. Bernd-Peter Paris

Dept. Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Bernd-Peter Paris


  • Office: Engineering Building, room 3803
  • Office Phone: (703) 993-1559
  • Email : ppa...@gmu.edu

Office Hours

For students in my class: Tuesday 3:00--4:00pm and Thursdays 5:30am-6:30pm or by appointment.
For my TCOM office hours, see the MS in Telecommunications website.


Teaching - Spring 2017

ECE 630: Statistical Communication Theory


Bernd-Peter Paris was born in Munster, Germany. He received his Diplom-Ingenieur degree in Electrical Engineering from Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany, in 1986 and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Rice University, Houston, TX in 1990.

Dr. Paris is currently the Director of the MS in Telecommunications program at George Mason University.

After being with the Public Switching Division at Siemens in Munich, Germany, for one year, he accepted a faculty appointment at George Mason University, Fairfax, VA where he is currently an Associate Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Dr. Paris is engaged in research in the area of communication systems, with emphasis on mobile, wireless communication networks, and information theory.

Dr. Paris is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship in 1986 and of the NSF Research Initiation Award 1993-1996. He is a senior member of the IEEE and of Eta Kappa Nu.

Student Walking on the Fairfax Campus