Dr. Alex Grant

Dr. Alex Grant

Myriota

Prior to co-founding Myriota in 2015, Dr Grant was a Professor, and Director of the Institute for Telecommunications Research at the University of South Australia. He is a principal inventor on Myriota’s foundation intellectual property.

Dr Grant is an internationally renowned wireless communications researcher. He has published a book and over 150 technical papers. He holds many issued patents in the area of intelligent transport and wireless communications. He has previously served as an Associate Editor for two prestigious journals, the IEEE Transactions on Information Theory and the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications. Dr Grant is a member of the Australian Research Council College of Experts.

Dr Grant is the recipient of the 2013 Pearcey Entrepreneur Award from the Pearcey Foundation, the 2008 IREE Neville Thiele Award from Engineers Australia, and the 2004 Young Tall Poppy Science Award from the Australian Institute of Policy and Science.