Mehdi Amirijoo received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science and engineering from Linköping University, Sweden, in 2002 and 2007 respectively. His interests cover self-organizing networks (SON), radio network management, and machine-to-machine (M2M) communication. Dr. Amirijoo is currently affiliated with Ericsson Research, where he is heading a radio network research group, contributing to product concepts and standardisation in 3GPP. He has published over 30 papers related to self-organisation in computing systems and mobile networks.