Personal Information

Roel Schiphorst

Senior Researcher


Schiphorst, R. (Roel)

Electrical Engineering

Building Carré, room C2.435

P.O. Box 217

The Netherlands

e-mail: r.schiphorst(remove)

Phone: +31 53 489 2804

Phone secretary: +31 53 489 3856


Roel Schiphorst received his PhD in 2004 at the University of Twente for his research on Software Defined Radio for WLAN standards. From 2004 to 2013 he was a senior researcher at the Signals and Systems group at the same university. In July 2015, he again accepted this position part-time at the Telecommunications Group led by Mark Bentum.

Roel has authored or co-authored more than 70 articles published in technical journals or presented at international symposia. His research interests are: coexistence issues in wireless applications, digital signal processing in wireless communications (physical layer). Roel is a member of IEEE, Network of Excellence ICT acropolis and the CR-platform NL.

Since 2013 he works for BlueMark Innovations; a spin-off of the University of Twente, which he founded in 2009. BlueMark Innovations is a technology company that specializes in the detection and localization of smartphones.