Olivia Nemethova

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn.
Company: Grünecker Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB
E-Mail: olivia@ieee.org
City, State: München, Germany
Time Span: June 1, 2007 - October 31, 2007 on leave: November 1, 2007 - October 31, 2008 & November 1, 2008 - October 31, 2009


Olivia Nemethova finished her diploma studies in January 2001 at the Slovak University of Technology, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology in Bratislava. The scope of her thesis was a study of possibilities to adapt the error correcting codes to the wireless systems with smart antennas.

From February 2001 until May 2003 she was with Siemens as a system engineer. She worked on UMTS standardization within 3GPP TSG RAN2 as a Siemens delegate.

In parallel she worked within an Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) management team responsible for evaluation of IPRs regarding radio access networks.

Olivia Nemethova obtained her Dr.techn. degree in 2007 from Vienna University of Technology. The scope of her thesis was the error resilient transmission of video streaming over wireless mobile networks.

At present she is with Grünecker Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartG mbB.


  • error concealment for H.264 video
  • user perceptual video quality evaluation and objective metrics
  • error resilience methods and cross-layer design for multimedia over wireless
  • preprocessing of multimedia content for transmission over wireless networks
  • monitoring of QoS in wireless networks
  • radio network optimization and simulation