Sebastian Caban was born in Vienna, Austria, on March 13, 1980.
After attending a technical high school, he started studying electrical
and communication engineering at the Vienna University of Technology
and the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA. He received
his master degree in 2005 and his Ph.D. degree in 2009 (with “sub auspiciis“).
In 2005, Sebastian also started to study economics
at the Vienna University to relax from engineering. He completed
a five year master degree in business administration in 2010.
Sebastian Caban’s research interest focuses on developing
measurement methodologies and building testbeds to quantify
the actual performance of wireless cellular communication systems
(e.g. UMTS, LTE) in realistic scenarios. Next to 12 national scholarships
and prizes, Sebastian Caban was awarded the “Förderpreis 2006”
of the German Vodafone Stiftung für Forschung for his research.