Jeff Foerster

Intel Labs / Research Manager

Research Areas:

  • Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence(AI), Client Computing Systems, Cloud Computing Systems

  • Computer Vision, Edge Computing, Electromagnetic/RF Interference, IoT & Emerging Systems, Low Power

  • Machine Learning, Media Processing, Network & Communications Systems



Dr. Jeff Foerster joined Intel in 2000 and is currently Senior Director of Emerging Connectivity Solutions in the Wireless Communications Research Lab in Intel Labs. He currently leads a team focused on next generation Wi-Fi technologies, emerging IoT systems, and future end-to-end media solutions which co-optimize compression, analytics, and communications. Jeff is also a member of Intel’s Corporate Research Council which makes decisions and priorities for university research funding, is a lead Intel liaison for the SRC JUMP ComSenTer program on THz research, and is a member of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Technical Advisory Committee. His past research has included Ultra-wideband (UWB) technology and related regulations, 60 GHz system design, and wireless displays. Jeff has published over 30 papers including journals, magazine, and conferences, and has been an invited panelist and presenter at several conferences. He received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of California, San Diego, and he is a Fellow of the IEEE.