Dr. Brian Kelley, Associate Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering, joined the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) in 2007. He received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Cornell University, graduating Tau Beta Pi and Eta Kappa Nu, and a master’s degree and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech. Dr. Kelley holds 11 U.S. patents, has authored over 60 publications, was previously Associate Editor of the IEEE System Journal, and has received over $3 million in funding for his research. Dr. Kelley’s current research includes 5G/6G, mobile edge computing, autonomous vehicle infrastructure, artificial intelligence, and security. Dr. Kelley has been the 5G Principal Investigator in 5G Core Security and 5G Telemedicine since 2020 with Joint Base San Antonio’s Program Management Office (PMO).
Widespread deployment of autonomous vehicles connected to 5G-enabled roadway infrastructure would make travel easier, cheaper, and safer.