Dr Lei Zhang

  • Lecturer in Glasgow College UESTC (Systems Power & Energy) (Systems Power & Energy)

telephone: +44 (0) 141 330 8616
email: Lei.Zhang@glasgow.ac.uk

ORCID iDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-4767-3849

Research interests

Biography

Dr. Lei Zhang is a Lecturer at the University of Glasgow. He received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Sheffield, U.K. He worked as a research fellow in the 5G Innovation Centre (5GIC), University of Surrey, U.K., and a research engineer in Huawei Communication Technology Laboratory (CT Lab). 

He has more than 10 years’ academia and industry combined research experience on 3G/4G/5G wireless communications and its applications to IoT, Blockchain and automation. He is the PI or a Co-I of research projects worth £2.6m+, funded by UKRI, DCMS, government and industry. He has 16 international patents on wireless communication systems and networks, granted in 20+ countries including USA/UK/EU/China/Japan etc. He has 100+ peer-reviewed publications, including 2 books, 48 journal papers (40+ in IEEE journals, 20+ in IEEE Transactions, 17 as the first author), 40+ conference papers, and 6 book chapters. 

Dr Zhang is an associate editor of IEEE IoT, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters and IEEE Access. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and received the IEEE ICC TAOS Best Paper Award 2019. Dr. Lei Zhang was the Publication and Registration Chair of IEEE SAM 2018, publicity chair of UCET 2019, Co-chair of Cyber-C 2019 Blockchain workshop. 

Research Interests

Dr Lei Zhang’s research interests broadly lie in the 5G and beyond wireless communications (mainly on Physical layer and MAC layer algorithm design and optimization) and array signal processing. Specifically

  • Radio access layer network slicing (RAN slicing)
  • Wireless Blockchain Networks 
  • Multi-antenna signal processing, MIMO, mmWave, Intelligent reflective surface 
  • New Radio for 5G/B5G
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • V2X communications

 

I am looking for high potential self-motivated PhD candidates with a background in electric and electronic engineering, signal processing, 5G and beyond systems, blockchain, wireless communications, math, computer science, etc. Prospective Students who have industrial experience are particularly welcome. If you are interested, please send your CV to me via email.

 


Publications

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Number of items: 117.

2020

Zhang, L., Farhang, A., Feng, G. and Onireti, O. (Eds.) (2020) Radio Access Network Slicing and Virtualization for 5G Vertical Industries. Wiley. (In Press)

Li, C., Li, Z., Shi, J., Guan, L. and Zhang, L. (2020) Intelligent spectrum control in heterogeneous networks with high security capability. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2020.2972272) (Early Online Publication)

Xu, H. , Zhang, L. , Liu, Y. and Cao, B. (2020) RAFT based wireless blockchain networks in the presence of malicious jamming. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2020.2971469) (Early Online Publication)

Liu, W., Cao, B., Zhang, L. , Peng, M. and Daneshmand, M. (2020) A Distributed Game Theoretic Approach for Blockchain-based Offloading Strategy. In: 54th IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

McWade, S., Flanagan, M. F., Zhang, L. and Farhang, A. (2020) Interference and Rate Analysis of Multinumerology NOMA. In: 54th IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

Onireti, O. , Zhang, L. , Imran, A. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Outage probability in the uplink of multitier millimeter wave cellular networks. IEEE Systems Journal, (doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2020.2965001) (Early Online Publication)

Zhu, J., Sun, Y., Zhang, L. , Cao, B., Feng, G. and Imran, M. (2020) Blockchain-enabled Wireless IoT Networks with Multiple Communication Connections. In: 54th IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

Liu, X., Zhang, X., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P., Wei, J., Zhang, H. and Leung, V. C.M. (2020) PAPR reduction using iterative clipping/filtering and ADMM approaches for OFDM-based mixed-numerology systems. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, (doi: 10.1109/TWC.2020.2966600) (Early Online Publication)

Cao, B., Zhang, Z., Feng, D., Zhang, S., Zhang, L., Peng, M. and Li, Y. (2020) Performance analysis and comparison of PoW, PoS and DAG based blockchains. Digital Communications and Networks, (doi: 10.1016/j.dcan.2019.12.001) (In Press)

Liao, X., Shi, J., Li, Z., Zhang, L. and Xia, B. (2020) A model-driven deep reinforcement learning heuristic algorithm for resource allocation in ultra-dense cellular networks. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 69(1), pp. 983-997. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2954538)

Zhang, L. , Zhao, G. and Imran, M. A. (Eds.) (2020) Internet of Things and Sensors Networks in 5G Wireless Communications. MDPI. ISBN 9783039281480

2019

Liu, X., Zhang, L. , Xiong, J., Zhang, X., Zhou, L. and Wei, J. (2019) Peak-to-average power ratio analysis for OFDM-based mixed-numerology transmissions. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2960801) (Early Online Publication)

Chang, B., Zhao, G., Zhang, L. , Imran, M. A. , Chen, Z. and Li, L. (2019) Dynamic communication QoS design for real-time wireless control systems. IEEE Sensors Journal, (doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2019.2957569) (Early Online Publication)

Cao, B., Li, Y., Zhang, L. , Zhang, L., Mumtaz, S., Zhou, Z. and Peng, M. (2019) When Internet of Things meets blockchain: challenges in distributed consensus. IEEE Network, 33(6), pp. 133-139. (doi: 10.1109/MNET.2019.1900002)

Zhang, X., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Wei, J. (2019) Fine timing synchronization based on modified expectation maximization clustering algorithm for OFDM systems. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 8(5), pp. 1452-1455. (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2019.2921957)

Cao, B., Li, M., Zhang, L. , Li, Y. and Peng, M. (2019) How does CSMA/CA affect the performance and security in wireless blockchain networks. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, (doi: 10.1109/TII.2019.2943694) (Early Online Publication)

Wu, L., Li, L., Li, X., Yu, Y., Zhang, L., Pan, M. and Han, Z. (2019) Resource Allocation in Blockchain System Based on Mobile Edge Computing Networks. In: 11th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP 2019), Xi'an, China, 23-25 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Chang, B., Zhang, L. , Li, L., Zhao, G. and Chen, Z. (2019) Optimizing resource allocation in URLLC for real-time wireless control systems. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(9), pp. 8916-8927. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2930153)

Omeke, K. G., Abohmra, A., Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Zhang, L. (2019) Characterization of RF signals in Different Types of Water. In: Antennas and Propagation Conference 2019, Birmingham, UK, 11-12 Nov 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Cao, B., Huang, S., Feng, D., Zhang, L., Zhang, S. and Peng, M. (2019) Impact of Network Load on Direct Acyclic Graph Based Blockchain for Internet of Things. In: CyberC 2019 International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery, Guilin, China, 17-19 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Zhang, L., Feng, G., Yang, B., Cao, B. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Performance Analysis for Blockchain Driven Wireless IoT Systems Based on Tempo-Spatial Model. In: CyberC 2019 International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery, Guilin, China, 17-19 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Liu, Y., Zhang, L., Yang, B., Guo, W. and Imran, M. (2019) Programmable Wireless Channel for Multi-user MIMO Transmission Using Meta-surface. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2019, Waikoloa, HI, USA, 09-13 Dec 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Onireti, O. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. A. (2019) On the Viable Area of Wireless Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance (PBFT) Blockchain Networks. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2019, Waikoloa, HI, USA, 09-13 Dec 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Turkmen, A., Mollel, M. S. , Ozturk, M., Sun, Y., Zhang, L., Ghannam, R. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Coverage Analysis for Indoor-Outdoor Coexistence for Millimetre-Wave Communication. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, R., Onireti, O. , Zhang, L. , Imran, M. A. , Ren, G., Qiu, J. and Tian, T. (2019) Reinforcement Learning Method for Beam Management in Millimeter-Wave Networks. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Xiao, Y., Zhang, L. and Imran, M. (2019) Active Constellation Extension for Peak Power Reduction Based on Positive and Negative Iterations in OFDM Systems. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Ding, T., Zhao, Y., Lixin, L. and Zhang, L. (2019) Energy-efficient Based Hybrid Precoding for Beamspace MIMO Systems with Lens Array. In: 19th IEEE International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT 2019), Xi'an, China, 16-19 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Zhang, L. , Feng, G., Yang, B., Cao, B. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Blockchain-enabled wireless internet of things: performance analysis and optimal communication node deployment. IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 6(3), pp. 5791-5802. (doi: 10.1109/JIOT.2019.2905743)

He, C., Cao, A., Xiao, L., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2019) Enhanced DCT-OFDM system with index modulation. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(5), pp. 5134-5138. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2893684)

Wang, L., Huang, P., Wang, K., Zhang, G., Zhang, L. , Aslam, N. and Yang, K. (2019) RL-Based User Association and Resource Allocation for Multi-UAV enabled MEC. In: 15th International Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2019), Tangier, Morocco, 24-28 Jun 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Nadas, J., Klaine, P., Zhang, L. , Zhao, G., Imran, M. and Souza, R. (2019) Performance Analysis of Early-HARQ for Finite Block-Length Packet Transmission. In: IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS 2019), Taipei, Taiwan, 06-09 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

He, C., Cao, A., Xiao, L., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2019) Index Modulation Assisted DCT-OFDM with Enhanced Transceiver Design. In: 53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2019), Shanghai, China, 20-24 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Feng, G., Zhang, L. , Valente Klaine, P. , Imran, M. and Liang, Y.-C. (2019) Distributed Learning based Handoff Mechanism for Radio Access Network Slicing with Data Sharing. In: 53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2019), Shanghai, China, 20-24 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Feng, G., Zhang, L. , Yan, M., Qin, S. and Imran, M. (2019) User Access Control and Bandwidth Allocation for Slice-based 5G-and-beyond Radio Access Networks. In: 53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2019), Shanghai, China, 20-24 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Chang, B., Zhao, G., Zhang, L. and Chen, Z. (2019) Optimal resource allocation in URLLC for real-time wireless control systems. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2019), Marrakech, Morocco, 15-18 April 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, Q., Xie, S., Zhao, G., Zhang, L. and Chen, Z. (2019) URLLC packet management for packetized predictive control. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2019), Marrakech, Morocco, 15-18 April 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Ding, T., Zhao, Y., Li, L., Hu, D. and Zhang, L. (2019) Hybrid precoding for beamspace MIMO systems with sub-connected switches: a machine learning approach. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 143273-143281. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2944061)

Li, D., Qiao, D., Zhang, L. and Li, G. Y. (2019) Performance Analysis of Indoor THz Communications with One-Bit Precoding. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 09-13 Dec 2018, ISBN 9781538647271 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2018.8648135)

Ma, J., Liu, W. and Zhang, L. (2019) Iterative Transceiver Beamforming of Distributed Relay Networks in Cognitive Radio Networks. In: 2019 IEEE 30th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Istanbul, Turkey, 08-11 Sep 2019, ISBN 9781538681107 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2019.8904092)

Mi, D., Zhang, L. , Dianati, M., Muhaidat, S., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2019) Self-Calibration for Massive MIMO with Channel Reciprocity and Channel Estimation Errors. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 09-13 Dec 2018, ISBN 9781538647271 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2018.8647759)

Yang, B., Zhang, L. , Qiao, D., Zhao, G. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) and LTE Systems Co-existence Analysis. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 09-13 Dec 2018, ISBN 9781538647271 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2018.8647484)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Wang, K., Qiao, D. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Optimal filter length and zero padding length design for Universal Filtered Multi-carrier (UFMC) system. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 21687-21701. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2898322)

Zhang, X., Mei, K., Liu, X., Zhang, L. and Wei, J. (2019) Model classification-and-selection assisted robust receiver for OFDM systems. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 85746-85754. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2924347)

2018

Pan, Z., Li, E., Zhang, L. , Lei, J. and Tang, C. (2018) Design and optimization of joint iterative detection and decoding receiver for uplink polar coded SCMA system. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 52014-52026. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2869906)

Taheri, S., Ghoraishi, M., Xiao, P., Zhang, L. and Xin, Y. (2018) Square-root Nyquist filter design for QAM-based filter bank multicarrier systems. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(9), pp. 9006-9010. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2018.2847730)

Mi, D., Zhang, L. , Dianati, M., Muhaidat, S. and Xiao, P. (2018) A Self-Calibration Scheme for TDD Massive MIMO with Imperfect Channel Estimation. In: 10th IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop (SAM 2018), Sheffield, UK, 8-11 July 2018, pp. 89-93. ISBN 9781538647530 (doi:10.1109/SAM.2018.8448522)

Yang, B., Molu, M. and Zhang, L. (2018) Advanced Hybrid Beamforming Design for MIMO Systems. In: 10th IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop (SAM 2018), Sheffield, UK, 8-11 July 2018, pp. 80-83. ISBN 9781538647530 (doi:10.1109/SAM.2018.8448989)

Zhang, L. (2018) Achievable Rate of Indoor THz Communication Systems with Finite-Bit ADCs. In: 10th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP 2018), Hangzhou, China, 18-20 Oct 2018, (Accepted for Publication)

Zhang, X., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P., Ma, D., Wei, J. and Xin, Y. (2018) Mixed numerologies interference analysis and inter-numerology interference cancellation for windowed OFDM systems. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(8), pp. 7047-7061. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2018.2826047)

Jafri, A. R., Majid, J., Zhang, L. , Imran, M. A. and Najam-ul-islam, M. (2018) FPGA Implementation of UFMC based baseband transmitter: case study for LTE 10MHz channelization. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 2018, 2139794. (doi: 10.1155/2018/2139794)

Yang, S. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. (2018) Celebrating Cultural Diversity through Rotational Focus Groups. 11th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 28-29 Mar 2018.

He, C., Zhang, L. , Mao, J., Cao, A., Xiao, P. and Imran, M. A. (2018) Performance analysis and optimization of DCT-based multicarrier system on frequency-selective fading channels. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 13075-13089. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2806318)

Molu, M. M., Xiao, P., Khalily, M., Cumanan, K., Zhang, L. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) Low-complexity and robust hybrid beamforming design for multi-antenna communication systems. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 17(3), pp. 1445-1459. (doi: 10.1109/TWC.2017.2778258)

Zafar, A., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Imran, M. A. (2018) Spectrum efficient MIMO-FBMC system using filter output truncation. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(3), pp. 2367-2381. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2017.2771531)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Molu, M. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) Filtered OFDM systems, algorithms and performance analysis for 5G and beyond. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 66(3), pp. 1205-1218. (doi: 10.1109/TCOMM.2017.2771242)

He, C., Xiao, P., Zhang, L. , Mao, J., Cao, A. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2018) Efficient DCT-MCM Detection for Single and Multi-Antenna Wireless Systems. In: 28th Annual IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2017), Montreal, QC, Canada, 08-13 Oct 2017, ISBN 9781538635315 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2017.8292604)

Mao, J., Wang, C.-L., Zhang, L. , He, C., Xiao, P. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2018) A DHT-Based Multicarrier Modulation System with Pairwise ML Detection. In: IEEE 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 8-13 Oct 2017, ISBN 9781538635315 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2017.8292580)

Zhang, L. , He, C., Mao, J., Ijaz, A. and Xiao, P. (2018) Channel Estimation and Optimal Pilot Signals for Universal Filtered Multi-Carrier (UFMC) Systems. In: 2017 IEEE 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 8-13 Oct 2017, ISBN 9781538635315 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2017.8292777)

Zhang, J., Zhao, M., Zhang, L. , Zong, J. and Yu, T. (2018) Circular Convolution Filter Bank Multicarrier (FBMC) System with Index Modulation. In: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, ON, Canada, 24-27 Sep 2017, ISBN 9781509059355 (doi:10.1109/VTCFall.2017.8287935)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Mao, J., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) Multi-service Signal Multiplexing and Isolation for Physical-Layer Network Slicing (PNS). In: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, ON, Canada, 24-27 Sep 2017, ISBN 9781509059355 (doi:10.1109/VTCFall.2017.8288105)

Jiang, N., Deng, Y., Zhang, L. and Nallanathan, A. (2018) Random Access Model in cellular-based massive IoT. In: 5G-Enabled Internet of Things. CRC Press.

Nwankwo, C. D., Zhang, L. , Quddus, A., Imran, M. A. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) A survey of self-interference management techniques for single frequency full duplex systems. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 30242-30268. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2774143)

Yang, B., Zhang, L. , Deng, Y., Qiao, D. and Imran, M. (2018) Algorithms and performance analysis for narrowband internet of things (NB-IoT) and broadband LTE coexisting system. In: Wu, Y., Huang, H., Wang, C.-X. and Pan, Y. (eds.) 5G-Enables Internet of Things. CRC Press. (Accepted for Publication)

2017

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Multi-service systems: an enabler of flexible 5G air-interface. IEEE Communications Magazine, 55(10), pp. 152-159. (doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2017.1600916)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Channel equalization and interference analysis for uplink Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT). IEEE Communications Letters, 21(10), pp. 2206-2209. (doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2017.2705710)

Cao, Y.,, Mi, D., Wang, T. and Zhang, L. (2017) Enabling geo-centric communication technologies in opportunistic networks. In: Sun, H., Wang, C. and Ahmad, B.I. (eds.) From the Internet of Things to Smart Cities: Enabling Technologies. Series: Chapman and Hall/CRC computer and information science series. CRC Press. ISBN 9781498773782

Mi, D., Dianati, M., Zhang, L. , Muhaidat, S. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Massive MIMO performance with imperfect channel reciprocity and channel estimation error. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 65(9), pp. 3734-3749. (doi: 10.1109/TCOMM.2017.2676088)

Zhang, L. , Pateromichelakis, E. and Quddus, A. (2017) Interference management and resource allocation in backhaul/access networks. In: Imran, M.A., Zaidi, S.A.R. and Shakir, M.Z. (eds.) Access, Fronthaul and Backhaul Networks for 5G and Beyond. Series: IET telecommunications series (74). IET: London. ISBN 9781785612138

Molu, M. M., Xiao, P., Khalily, M., Zhang, L. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) A novel equivalent definition of modified Bessel functions for performance analysis of multi-hop wireless communication systems. IEEE Access, 5, pp. 7594-7605. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2685085)

Zhang, L. , Xiao, P., Zafar, A., ul Quddus, A. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) FBMC system: an insight into doubly dispersive channel impact. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 66(5), pp. 3942-3956. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2016.2602096)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Quddus, A. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Subband filtered multi-carrier systems for multi-service wireless communications. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 16(3), pp. 1893-1907. (doi: 10.1109/TWC.2017.2656904)

Taheri, S., Ghoraishi, M., Xiao, P. and Zhang, L. (2017) Efficient implementation of filter bank multicarrier systems using circular fast convolution. IEEE Access, 5, pp. 2855-2869. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2670922)

2016

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Quddus, A. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Single-Rate and Multi-Rate Multi-Service Systems for Next Generation and Beyond Communications. In: 2016 IEEE 27th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Valencia, Spain, 04-08 Sep 2016, ISBN 9781509032549 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2016.7794635)

Ijaz, A., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Analysis of candidate waveforms for 5G cellular systems. In: Bizaki, H.K. (ed.) Towards 5G Wireless Networks - A Physical Layer Perspective. InTech. ISBN 9789535128335 (doi:10.5772/66051)

Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Quddus, A. (2016) Cyclic prefix-based universal filtered multicarrier system and performance analysis. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 23(9), pp. 1197-1201. (doi: 10.1109/LSP.2016.2590830)

Ijaz, A., Zhang, L. , Grau, M., Mohamed, A., Vural, S., Quddus, A. U., Imran, M. A. , Foh, C. H. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Enabling massive IoT in 5G and beyond systems: PHY radio frame design considerations. IEEE Access, 4, pp. 3322-3339. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2584178)

Zhang, L. , Quddus, A. U., Katranaras, E., Wubben, D., Qi, Y. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Performance analysis and optimal cooperative cluster size for randomly distributed small cells under cloud RAN. IEEE Access, 4, pp. 1925-1939. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2550758)

Ijaz, A., Zhang, L. , Quddus, A. u. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) HARQ in relay-assisted transmission for machine type communications. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 5(2), pp. 172-175. (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2016.2514423)

He, C., Zhang, L. , Mao, J., Cao, A., Xiao, P. and Imran, M. A. (2016) Output SNR Analysis and Detection Criteria for Optimum DCT-Based Multicarrier System. In: 2016 International Symposium on Wireless Communications Systems (ISWCS), Poznań, Poland, 20-23 Sep 2016, pp. 59-64. ISBN 9781509020614 (doi:10.1109/ISWCS.2016.7600875)

University of Surrey (2016) Estimating Data Symbols from a Filter Bank Multicarrier (FBMC) Signal. .

University of Surrey (2016) Multi-rate Wireless Communication Networks. .

Sony Corporation, Sony Europe Limited (2016) Infrastructure equipment and methods. .

University of Surrey (2016) Systems and Methods for Universal Filtered Multicarrier Systems. .

2015

Wang, D., Zhang, L. , Qi, Y. and Quddus, A. U. (2015) Localized Mobility Management for SDN-Integrated LTE Backhaul Networks. In: 2015 IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring), Glasgow, Scotland, 11-14 May 2015, ISBN 9781479980888 (doi:10.1109/VTCSpring.2015.7145916)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W., Quddus, A. u., Dianati, M. and Tafazolli, R. (2015) Adaptive distributed beamforming for relay networks based on local channel state information. IEEE Transactions on Signal and Information Processing over Networks, 1(2), pp. 117-128. (doi: 10.1109/TSIPN.2015.2463076)

Sony Corporation, Sony Europe Limited (2015) Communications Device, Communications Apparatus Operating as a Relay Node, Infrastructure Equipment and Methods. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Method and Apparatus for Allocating Device-To-Device (D2D) Communications Resource. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Terminal Coordination Communications Method and User Terminal. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Uplink Synchronization Method and Terminal. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Method of Correcting Reciprocity Between UEs, and Device and Communication System. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Cooperative Communication Method, Apparatus and System for User Equipment. .

2014

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Method, Base Station and System for Transmitting System Information. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Cooperation Method, Network and User Terminal. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Terminal Cooperation Communication Method, Device and System. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Method and Apparatus for Adjusting Network Configuration. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Cell Switching Method, Base Station and User Equipment (UE). .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Signal Transmission Method, Base Station and System for Multi-User Multiple-Input Multiple-Output System. .

2013

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Li, J. (2013) Low-complexity distributed beamforming for relay networks with real-valued implementation. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 61(20), pp. 5039-5048. (doi: 10.1109/TSP.2013.2274957)

2012

Zhang, J., Soldati, P., Liang, Y., Zhang, L. and Chen, K. (2012) Pathloss Determination of Uplink Power Control for UL CoMP in Heterogeneous Network. In: 2012 IEEE Globecom Workshops, Anaheim, CA, USA, 03-07 Dec 2012, pp. 250-254. ISBN 9781467349420 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOMW.2012.6477578)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) Robust beamforming for coherent signals based on the spatial-smoothing technique. Signal Processing, 92(11), pp. 2747-2758. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2012.05.008)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) A Class of Robust Adaptive Beamforming Algorithms for Coherent Interference Suppression. In: 2012 Proceedings of the 20th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), Bucharest, Romania, 27-31 Aug 2012, pp. 1349-1353. ISBN 9781467310680

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) A Reference Signal Based Beamforming Scheme for Relay Networks with Local Channel State Information. In: 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (CHINACOM), Kun Ming, China, 08-10 Aug 2012, pp. 338-342. ISBN 9781467326995 (doi:10.1109/ChinaCom.2012.6417503)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) Robust Beamforming for Coherent Signals in the Presence of Steering Vector and Correlation Matrix Errors. In: 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (CHINACOM), Kun Ming, China, 08-10 Aug 2012, pp. 352-355. ISBN 9781467326995 (doi:10.1109/ChinaCom.2012.6417506)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Peng, B. (2012) Generalized eigenvector problem for Hermitian Toeplitz matrices and its application to beamforming. Signal Processing, 92(2), pp. 374-380. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2011.08.002)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) Robust forward backward based beamformer for a general-rank signal model with real-valued implementation. Signal Processing, 92(1), pp. 163-169. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2011.07.001)

2011

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2011) Lowcomplexity Robust Beamformer for General-Rank Signal Model Based on Uniform Linear Array. In: Sensor Signal Processing for Defence (SSPD 2011), London, UK, 27-29 Sep 2011, ISBN 9781849196611 (doi:10.1049/ic.2011.0165)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Peng, B. (2011) Zero Location Study of the Beam Response of the Maximum Output SINR Beamformer. In: Sensor Signal Processing for Defence (SSPD 2011), London, UK, 27-29 Sep 2011, ISBN 9781849196611 (doi:10.1049/ic.2011.0157)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2011) Low-Complexity Constant Modulus Algorithms for Blind Beamforming Based on Symmetrically Distributed Arrays. In: 2011 IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop (SSP), Nice, France, 28-30 Jun 2011, pp. 385-388. ISBN 9781457705694 (doi:10.1109/SSP.2011.5967711)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Yu, L. (2011) Statistical analysis of the finite sample forward-backward MVDR beamformer. In: 2011 IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop (SSP), Nice, France, 28-30 Jun 2011, pp. 421-424. ISBN 9781457705694 (doi:10.1109/SSP.2011.5967721)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2011) Low-Complexity Narrowband Adaptive Beamforming Based on Symmetrically Distributed Arrays. In: Wireless Sensing, Localization, and Processing VI, Orlando, FL, USA, 25 Apr 2011, 80610F. (doi:10.1117/12.885269)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Yu, L. (2011) Performance analysis for finite sample MVDR beamformer with forward backward processing. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 59(5), pp. 2427-2431. (doi: 10.1109/TSP.2011.2109957)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2011) Adaptive beamforming with real-valued coefficients based on uniform linear arrays. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 59(3), pp. 1047-1053. (doi: 10.1109/TAP.2010.2103037)

2010

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A Constrained Reference Signal Based Beamformer Based on Symmetrically Distributed Antenna Arrays. In: 2010 Loughborough Antennas Propagation Conference, Loughborough, UK, 08-09 Nov 2010, pp. 121-124. ISBN 9781424473076 (doi:10.1109/LAPC.2010.5666788)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A class of constant modulus algorithms for uniform linear arrays with a conjugate symmetric constraint. Signal Processing, 90(9), pp. 2760-2765. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2010.04.003)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A class of constrained adaptive beamforming algorithms based on uniform linear arrays. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 58(7), pp. 3916-3922. (doi: 10.1109/TSP.2010.2046078)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A Constrained Constant Modulus Algorithm Based on Uniform Linear Arrays. In: 2010 4th International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing (ISCCSP), Limassol, Cyprus, 03-05 Mar 2010, ISBN 9781424462872 (doi:10.1109/ISCCSP.2010.5463479)

2009

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2009) A Minimum Variance Beamformer with Linear and Quadratic Constraints Based on Uniform Linear Antenna Arrays. In: 2009 Loughborough Antennas Propagation Conference, Loughborough, UK, 16-17 Nov 2009, pp. 585-588. ISBN 9781424427208 (doi:10.1109/LAPC.2009.5352375)

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Number of items: 117.

Articles

Li, C., Li, Z., Shi, J., Guan, L. and Zhang, L. (2020) Intelligent spectrum control in heterogeneous networks with high security capability. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2020.2972272) (Early Online Publication)

Xu, H. , Zhang, L. , Liu, Y. and Cao, B. (2020) RAFT based wireless blockchain networks in the presence of malicious jamming. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2020.2971469) (Early Online Publication)

Onireti, O. , Zhang, L. , Imran, A. and Imran, M. A. (2020) Outage probability in the uplink of multitier millimeter wave cellular networks. IEEE Systems Journal, (doi: 10.1109/JSYST.2020.2965001) (Early Online Publication)

Liu, X., Zhang, X., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P., Wei, J., Zhang, H. and Leung, V. C.M. (2020) PAPR reduction using iterative clipping/filtering and ADMM approaches for OFDM-based mixed-numerology systems. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, (doi: 10.1109/TWC.2020.2966600) (Early Online Publication)

Cao, B., Zhang, Z., Feng, D., Zhang, S., Zhang, L., Peng, M. and Li, Y. (2020) Performance analysis and comparison of PoW, PoS and DAG based blockchains. Digital Communications and Networks, (doi: 10.1016/j.dcan.2019.12.001) (In Press)

Liao, X., Shi, J., Li, Z., Zhang, L. and Xia, B. (2020) A model-driven deep reinforcement learning heuristic algorithm for resource allocation in ultra-dense cellular networks. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 69(1), pp. 983-997. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2954538)

Liu, X., Zhang, L. , Xiong, J., Zhang, X., Zhou, L. and Wei, J. (2019) Peak-to-average power ratio analysis for OFDM-based mixed-numerology transmissions. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2960801) (Early Online Publication)

Chang, B., Zhao, G., Zhang, L. , Imran, M. A. , Chen, Z. and Li, L. (2019) Dynamic communication QoS design for real-time wireless control systems. IEEE Sensors Journal, (doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2019.2957569) (Early Online Publication)

Cao, B., Li, Y., Zhang, L. , Zhang, L., Mumtaz, S., Zhou, Z. and Peng, M. (2019) When Internet of Things meets blockchain: challenges in distributed consensus. IEEE Network, 33(6), pp. 133-139. (doi: 10.1109/MNET.2019.1900002)

Zhang, X., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Wei, J. (2019) Fine timing synchronization based on modified expectation maximization clustering algorithm for OFDM systems. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 8(5), pp. 1452-1455. (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2019.2921957)

Cao, B., Li, M., Zhang, L. , Li, Y. and Peng, M. (2019) How does CSMA/CA affect the performance and security in wireless blockchain networks. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, (doi: 10.1109/TII.2019.2943694) (Early Online Publication)

Chang, B., Zhang, L. , Li, L., Zhao, G. and Chen, Z. (2019) Optimizing resource allocation in URLLC for real-time wireless control systems. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(9), pp. 8916-8927. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2930153)

Sun, Y., Zhang, L. , Feng, G., Yang, B., Cao, B. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Blockchain-enabled wireless internet of things: performance analysis and optimal communication node deployment. IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 6(3), pp. 5791-5802. (doi: 10.1109/JIOT.2019.2905743)

He, C., Cao, A., Xiao, L., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2019) Enhanced DCT-OFDM system with index modulation. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(5), pp. 5134-5138. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2019.2893684)

Ding, T., Zhao, Y., Li, L., Hu, D. and Zhang, L. (2019) Hybrid precoding for beamspace MIMO systems with sub-connected switches: a machine learning approach. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 143273-143281. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2944061)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Wang, K., Qiao, D. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Optimal filter length and zero padding length design for Universal Filtered Multi-carrier (UFMC) system. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 21687-21701. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2898322)

Zhang, X., Mei, K., Liu, X., Zhang, L. and Wei, J. (2019) Model classification-and-selection assisted robust receiver for OFDM systems. IEEE Access, 7, pp. 85746-85754. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2019.2924347)

Pan, Z., Li, E., Zhang, L. , Lei, J. and Tang, C. (2018) Design and optimization of joint iterative detection and decoding receiver for uplink polar coded SCMA system. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 52014-52026. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2869906)

Taheri, S., Ghoraishi, M., Xiao, P., Zhang, L. and Xin, Y. (2018) Square-root Nyquist filter design for QAM-based filter bank multicarrier systems. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(9), pp. 9006-9010. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2018.2847730)

Zhang, X., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P., Ma, D., Wei, J. and Xin, Y. (2018) Mixed numerologies interference analysis and inter-numerology interference cancellation for windowed OFDM systems. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(8), pp. 7047-7061. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2018.2826047)

Jafri, A. R., Majid, J., Zhang, L. , Imran, M. A. and Najam-ul-islam, M. (2018) FPGA Implementation of UFMC based baseband transmitter: case study for LTE 10MHz channelization. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, 2018, 2139794. (doi: 10.1155/2018/2139794)

He, C., Zhang, L. , Mao, J., Cao, A., Xiao, P. and Imran, M. A. (2018) Performance analysis and optimization of DCT-based multicarrier system on frequency-selective fading channels. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 13075-13089. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2018.2806318)

Molu, M. M., Xiao, P., Khalily, M., Cumanan, K., Zhang, L. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) Low-complexity and robust hybrid beamforming design for multi-antenna communication systems. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 17(3), pp. 1445-1459. (doi: 10.1109/TWC.2017.2778258)

Zafar, A., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Imran, M. A. (2018) Spectrum efficient MIMO-FBMC system using filter output truncation. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 67(3), pp. 2367-2381. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2017.2771531)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Molu, M. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) Filtered OFDM systems, algorithms and performance analysis for 5G and beyond. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 66(3), pp. 1205-1218. (doi: 10.1109/TCOMM.2017.2771242)

Nwankwo, C. D., Zhang, L. , Quddus, A., Imran, M. A. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) A survey of self-interference management techniques for single frequency full duplex systems. IEEE Access, 6, pp. 30242-30268. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2774143)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Multi-service systems: an enabler of flexible 5G air-interface. IEEE Communications Magazine, 55(10), pp. 152-159. (doi: 10.1109/MCOM.2017.1600916)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Channel equalization and interference analysis for uplink Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT). IEEE Communications Letters, 21(10), pp. 2206-2209. (doi: 10.1109/LCOMM.2017.2705710)

Mi, D., Dianati, M., Zhang, L. , Muhaidat, S. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Massive MIMO performance with imperfect channel reciprocity and channel estimation error. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 65(9), pp. 3734-3749. (doi: 10.1109/TCOMM.2017.2676088)

Molu, M. M., Xiao, P., Khalily, M., Zhang, L. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) A novel equivalent definition of modified Bessel functions for performance analysis of multi-hop wireless communication systems. IEEE Access, 5, pp. 7594-7605. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2685085)

Zhang, L. , Xiao, P., Zafar, A., ul Quddus, A. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) FBMC system: an insight into doubly dispersive channel impact. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 66(5), pp. 3942-3956. (doi: 10.1109/TVT.2016.2602096)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Quddus, A. and Tafazolli, R. (2017) Subband filtered multi-carrier systems for multi-service wireless communications. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 16(3), pp. 1893-1907. (doi: 10.1109/TWC.2017.2656904)

Taheri, S., Ghoraishi, M., Xiao, P. and Zhang, L. (2017) Efficient implementation of filter bank multicarrier systems using circular fast convolution. IEEE Access, 5, pp. 2855-2869. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2670922)

Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Quddus, A. (2016) Cyclic prefix-based universal filtered multicarrier system and performance analysis. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 23(9), pp. 1197-1201. (doi: 10.1109/LSP.2016.2590830)

Ijaz, A., Zhang, L. , Grau, M., Mohamed, A., Vural, S., Quddus, A. U., Imran, M. A. , Foh, C. H. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Enabling massive IoT in 5G and beyond systems: PHY radio frame design considerations. IEEE Access, 4, pp. 3322-3339. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2584178)

Zhang, L. , Quddus, A. U., Katranaras, E., Wubben, D., Qi, Y. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Performance analysis and optimal cooperative cluster size for randomly distributed small cells under cloud RAN. IEEE Access, 4, pp. 1925-1939. (doi: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2550758)

Ijaz, A., Zhang, L. , Quddus, A. u. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) HARQ in relay-assisted transmission for machine type communications. IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, 5(2), pp. 172-175. (doi: 10.1109/LWC.2016.2514423)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W., Quddus, A. u., Dianati, M. and Tafazolli, R. (2015) Adaptive distributed beamforming for relay networks based on local channel state information. IEEE Transactions on Signal and Information Processing over Networks, 1(2), pp. 117-128. (doi: 10.1109/TSIPN.2015.2463076)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Li, J. (2013) Low-complexity distributed beamforming for relay networks with real-valued implementation. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 61(20), pp. 5039-5048. (doi: 10.1109/TSP.2013.2274957)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) Robust beamforming for coherent signals based on the spatial-smoothing technique. Signal Processing, 92(11), pp. 2747-2758. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2012.05.008)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Peng, B. (2012) Generalized eigenvector problem for Hermitian Toeplitz matrices and its application to beamforming. Signal Processing, 92(2), pp. 374-380. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2011.08.002)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) Robust forward backward based beamformer for a general-rank signal model with real-valued implementation. Signal Processing, 92(1), pp. 163-169. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2011.07.001)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Yu, L. (2011) Performance analysis for finite sample MVDR beamformer with forward backward processing. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 59(5), pp. 2427-2431. (doi: 10.1109/TSP.2011.2109957)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2011) Adaptive beamforming with real-valued coefficients based on uniform linear arrays. IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, 59(3), pp. 1047-1053. (doi: 10.1109/TAP.2010.2103037)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A class of constant modulus algorithms for uniform linear arrays with a conjugate symmetric constraint. Signal Processing, 90(9), pp. 2760-2765. (doi: 10.1016/j.sigpro.2010.04.003)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A class of constrained adaptive beamforming algorithms based on uniform linear arrays. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 58(7), pp. 3916-3922. (doi: 10.1109/TSP.2010.2046078)

Book Sections

Jiang, N., Deng, Y., Zhang, L. and Nallanathan, A. (2018) Random Access Model in cellular-based massive IoT. In: 5G-Enabled Internet of Things. CRC Press.

Yang, B., Zhang, L. , Deng, Y., Qiao, D. and Imran, M. (2018) Algorithms and performance analysis for narrowband internet of things (NB-IoT) and broadband LTE coexisting system. In: Wu, Y., Huang, H., Wang, C.-X. and Pan, Y. (eds.) 5G-Enables Internet of Things. CRC Press. (Accepted for Publication)

Cao, Y.,, Mi, D., Wang, T. and Zhang, L. (2017) Enabling geo-centric communication technologies in opportunistic networks. In: Sun, H., Wang, C. and Ahmad, B.I. (eds.) From the Internet of Things to Smart Cities: Enabling Technologies. Series: Chapman and Hall/CRC computer and information science series. CRC Press. ISBN 9781498773782

Zhang, L. , Pateromichelakis, E. and Quddus, A. (2017) Interference management and resource allocation in backhaul/access networks. In: Imran, M.A., Zaidi, S.A.R. and Shakir, M.Z. (eds.) Access, Fronthaul and Backhaul Networks for 5G and Beyond. Series: IET telecommunications series (74). IET: London. ISBN 9781785612138

Ijaz, A., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Analysis of candidate waveforms for 5G cellular systems. In: Bizaki, H.K. (ed.) Towards 5G Wireless Networks - A Physical Layer Perspective. InTech. ISBN 9789535128335 (doi:10.5772/66051)

Edited Books

Zhang, L., Farhang, A., Feng, G. and Onireti, O. (Eds.) (2020) Radio Access Network Slicing and Virtualization for 5G Vertical Industries. Wiley. (In Press)

Zhang, L. , Zhao, G. and Imran, M. A. (Eds.) (2020) Internet of Things and Sensors Networks in 5G Wireless Communications. MDPI. ISBN 9783039281480

Conference or Workshop Item

Yang, S. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. (2018) Celebrating Cultural Diversity through Rotational Focus Groups. 11th Annual University of Glasgow Learning and Teaching Conference, Glasgow, UK, 28-29 Mar 2018.

Conference Proceedings

Liu, W., Cao, B., Zhang, L. , Peng, M. and Daneshmand, M. (2020) A Distributed Game Theoretic Approach for Blockchain-based Offloading Strategy. In: 54th IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

McWade, S., Flanagan, M. F., Zhang, L. and Farhang, A. (2020) Interference and Rate Analysis of Multinumerology NOMA. In: 54th IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

Zhu, J., Sun, Y., Zhang, L. , Cao, B., Feng, G. and Imran, M. (2020) Blockchain-enabled Wireless IoT Networks with Multiple Communication Connections. In: 54th IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June 2020, (Accepted for Publication)

Wu, L., Li, L., Li, X., Yu, Y., Zhang, L., Pan, M. and Han, Z. (2019) Resource Allocation in Blockchain System Based on Mobile Edge Computing Networks. In: 11th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP 2019), Xi'an, China, 23-25 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Omeke, K. G., Abohmra, A., Imran, M. A. , Abbasi, Q. H. and Zhang, L. (2019) Characterization of RF signals in Different Types of Water. In: Antennas and Propagation Conference 2019, Birmingham, UK, 11-12 Nov 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Cao, B., Huang, S., Feng, D., Zhang, L., Zhang, S. and Peng, M. (2019) Impact of Network Load on Direct Acyclic Graph Based Blockchain for Internet of Things. In: CyberC 2019 International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery, Guilin, China, 17-19 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Zhang, L., Feng, G., Yang, B., Cao, B. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Performance Analysis for Blockchain Driven Wireless IoT Systems Based on Tempo-Spatial Model. In: CyberC 2019 International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery, Guilin, China, 17-19 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Liu, Y., Zhang, L., Yang, B., Guo, W. and Imran, M. (2019) Programmable Wireless Channel for Multi-user MIMO Transmission Using Meta-surface. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2019, Waikoloa, HI, USA, 09-13 Dec 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Onireti, O. , Zhang, L. and Imran, M. A. (2019) On the Viable Area of Wireless Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance (PBFT) Blockchain Networks. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2019, Waikoloa, HI, USA, 09-13 Dec 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Turkmen, A., Mollel, M. S. , Ozturk, M., Sun, Y., Zhang, L., Ghannam, R. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Coverage Analysis for Indoor-Outdoor Coexistence for Millimetre-Wave Communication. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, R., Onireti, O. , Zhang, L. , Imran, M. A. , Ren, G., Qiu, J. and Tian, T. (2019) Reinforcement Learning Method for Beam Management in Millimeter-Wave Networks. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Xiao, Y., Zhang, L. and Imran, M. (2019) Active Constellation Extension for Peak Power Reduction Based on Positive and Negative Iterations in OFDM Systems. In: 4th International Conference on UK - China Emerging Technologies (UCET 2019), Glasgow, UK, 21-22 Aug 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Ding, T., Zhao, Y., Lixin, L. and Zhang, L. (2019) Energy-efficient Based Hybrid Precoding for Beamspace MIMO Systems with Lens Array. In: 19th IEEE International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT 2019), Xi'an, China, 16-19 Oct 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, L., Huang, P., Wang, K., Zhang, G., Zhang, L. , Aslam, N. and Yang, K. (2019) RL-Based User Association and Resource Allocation for Multi-UAV enabled MEC. In: 15th International Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2019), Tangier, Morocco, 24-28 Jun 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Nadas, J., Klaine, P., Zhang, L. , Zhao, G., Imran, M. and Souza, R. (2019) Performance Analysis of Early-HARQ for Finite Block-Length Packet Transmission. In: IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS 2019), Taipei, Taiwan, 06-09 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

He, C., Cao, A., Xiao, L., Zhang, L. , Xiao, P. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2019) Index Modulation Assisted DCT-OFDM with Enhanced Transceiver Design. In: 53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2019), Shanghai, China, 20-24 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Feng, G., Zhang, L. , Valente Klaine, P. , Imran, M. and Liang, Y.-C. (2019) Distributed Learning based Handoff Mechanism for Radio Access Network Slicing with Data Sharing. In: 53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2019), Shanghai, China, 20-24 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Sun, Y., Feng, G., Zhang, L. , Yan, M., Qin, S. and Imran, M. (2019) User Access Control and Bandwidth Allocation for Slice-based 5G-and-beyond Radio Access Networks. In: 53rd IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2019), Shanghai, China, 20-24 May 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Chang, B., Zhao, G., Zhang, L. and Chen, Z. (2019) Optimal resource allocation in URLLC for real-time wireless control systems. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2019), Marrakech, Morocco, 15-18 April 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Wang, Q., Xie, S., Zhao, G., Zhang, L. and Chen, Z. (2019) URLLC packet management for packetized predictive control. In: IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2019), Marrakech, Morocco, 15-18 April 2019, (Accepted for Publication)

Li, D., Qiao, D., Zhang, L. and Li, G. Y. (2019) Performance Analysis of Indoor THz Communications with One-Bit Precoding. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 09-13 Dec 2018, ISBN 9781538647271 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2018.8648135)

Ma, J., Liu, W. and Zhang, L. (2019) Iterative Transceiver Beamforming of Distributed Relay Networks in Cognitive Radio Networks. In: 2019 IEEE 30th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Istanbul, Turkey, 08-11 Sep 2019, ISBN 9781538681107 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2019.8904092)

Mi, D., Zhang, L. , Dianati, M., Muhaidat, S., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2019) Self-Calibration for Massive MIMO with Channel Reciprocity and Channel Estimation Errors. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 09-13 Dec 2018, ISBN 9781538647271 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2018.8647759)

Yang, B., Zhang, L. , Qiao, D., Zhao, G. and Imran, M. A. (2019) Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) and LTE Systems Co-existence Analysis. In: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 09-13 Dec 2018, ISBN 9781538647271 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOM.2018.8647484)

Mi, D., Zhang, L. , Dianati, M., Muhaidat, S. and Xiao, P. (2018) A Self-Calibration Scheme for TDD Massive MIMO with Imperfect Channel Estimation. In: 10th IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop (SAM 2018), Sheffield, UK, 8-11 July 2018, pp. 89-93. ISBN 9781538647530 (doi:10.1109/SAM.2018.8448522)

Yang, B., Molu, M. and Zhang, L. (2018) Advanced Hybrid Beamforming Design for MIMO Systems. In: 10th IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop (SAM 2018), Sheffield, UK, 8-11 July 2018, pp. 80-83. ISBN 9781538647530 (doi:10.1109/SAM.2018.8448989)

Zhang, L. (2018) Achievable Rate of Indoor THz Communication Systems with Finite-Bit ADCs. In: 10th International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP 2018), Hangzhou, China, 18-20 Oct 2018, (Accepted for Publication)

He, C., Xiao, P., Zhang, L. , Mao, J., Cao, A. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2018) Efficient DCT-MCM Detection for Single and Multi-Antenna Wireless Systems. In: 28th Annual IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2017), Montreal, QC, Canada, 08-13 Oct 2017, ISBN 9781538635315 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2017.8292604)

Mao, J., Wang, C.-L., Zhang, L. , He, C., Xiao, P. and Nikitopoulos, K. (2018) A DHT-Based Multicarrier Modulation System with Pairwise ML Detection. In: IEEE 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 8-13 Oct 2017, ISBN 9781538635315 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2017.8292580)

Zhang, L. , He, C., Mao, J., Ijaz, A. and Xiao, P. (2018) Channel Estimation and Optimal Pilot Signals for Universal Filtered Multi-Carrier (UFMC) Systems. In: 2017 IEEE 28th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 8-13 Oct 2017, ISBN 9781538635315 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2017.8292777)

Zhang, J., Zhao, M., Zhang, L. , Zong, J. and Yu, T. (2018) Circular Convolution Filter Bank Multicarrier (FBMC) System with Index Modulation. In: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, ON, Canada, 24-27 Sep 2017, ISBN 9781509059355 (doi:10.1109/VTCFall.2017.8287935)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Mao, J., Xiao, P. and Tafazolli, R. (2018) Multi-service Signal Multiplexing and Isolation for Physical-Layer Network Slicing (PNS). In: 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, ON, Canada, 24-27 Sep 2017, ISBN 9781509059355 (doi:10.1109/VTCFall.2017.8288105)

Zhang, L. , Ijaz, A., Xiao, P., Quddus, A. and Tafazolli, R. (2016) Single-Rate and Multi-Rate Multi-Service Systems for Next Generation and Beyond Communications. In: 2016 IEEE 27th Annual International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), Valencia, Spain, 04-08 Sep 2016, ISBN 9781509032549 (doi:10.1109/PIMRC.2016.7794635)

He, C., Zhang, L. , Mao, J., Cao, A., Xiao, P. and Imran, M. A. (2016) Output SNR Analysis and Detection Criteria for Optimum DCT-Based Multicarrier System. In: 2016 International Symposium on Wireless Communications Systems (ISWCS), Poznań, Poland, 20-23 Sep 2016, pp. 59-64. ISBN 9781509020614 (doi:10.1109/ISWCS.2016.7600875)

Wang, D., Zhang, L. , Qi, Y. and Quddus, A. U. (2015) Localized Mobility Management for SDN-Integrated LTE Backhaul Networks. In: 2015 IEEE 81st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring), Glasgow, Scotland, 11-14 May 2015, ISBN 9781479980888 (doi:10.1109/VTCSpring.2015.7145916)

Zhang, J., Soldati, P., Liang, Y., Zhang, L. and Chen, K. (2012) Pathloss Determination of Uplink Power Control for UL CoMP in Heterogeneous Network. In: 2012 IEEE Globecom Workshops, Anaheim, CA, USA, 03-07 Dec 2012, pp. 250-254. ISBN 9781467349420 (doi:10.1109/GLOCOMW.2012.6477578)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) A Class of Robust Adaptive Beamforming Algorithms for Coherent Interference Suppression. In: 2012 Proceedings of the 20th European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), Bucharest, Romania, 27-31 Aug 2012, pp. 1349-1353. ISBN 9781467310680

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) A Reference Signal Based Beamforming Scheme for Relay Networks with Local Channel State Information. In: 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (CHINACOM), Kun Ming, China, 08-10 Aug 2012, pp. 338-342. ISBN 9781467326995 (doi:10.1109/ChinaCom.2012.6417503)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2012) Robust Beamforming for Coherent Signals in the Presence of Steering Vector and Correlation Matrix Errors. In: 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (CHINACOM), Kun Ming, China, 08-10 Aug 2012, pp. 352-355. ISBN 9781467326995 (doi:10.1109/ChinaCom.2012.6417506)

Zhang, L. and Liu, W. (2011) Lowcomplexity Robust Beamformer for General-Rank Signal Model Based on Uniform Linear Array. In: Sensor Signal Processing for Defence (SSPD 2011), London, UK, 27-29 Sep 2011, ISBN 9781849196611 (doi:10.1049/ic.2011.0165)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Peng, B. (2011) Zero Location Study of the Beam Response of the Maximum Output SINR Beamformer. In: Sensor Signal Processing for Defence (SSPD 2011), London, UK, 27-29 Sep 2011, ISBN 9781849196611 (doi:10.1049/ic.2011.0157)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2011) Low-Complexity Constant Modulus Algorithms for Blind Beamforming Based on Symmetrically Distributed Arrays. In: 2011 IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop (SSP), Nice, France, 28-30 Jun 2011, pp. 385-388. ISBN 9781457705694 (doi:10.1109/SSP.2011.5967711)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Yu, L. (2011) Statistical analysis of the finite sample forward-backward MVDR beamformer. In: 2011 IEEE Statistical Signal Processing Workshop (SSP), Nice, France, 28-30 Jun 2011, pp. 421-424. ISBN 9781457705694 (doi:10.1109/SSP.2011.5967721)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2011) Low-Complexity Narrowband Adaptive Beamforming Based on Symmetrically Distributed Arrays. In: Wireless Sensing, Localization, and Processing VI, Orlando, FL, USA, 25 Apr 2011, 80610F. (doi:10.1117/12.885269)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A Constrained Reference Signal Based Beamformer Based on Symmetrically Distributed Antenna Arrays. In: 2010 Loughborough Antennas Propagation Conference, Loughborough, UK, 08-09 Nov 2010, pp. 121-124. ISBN 9781424473076 (doi:10.1109/LAPC.2010.5666788)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2010) A Constrained Constant Modulus Algorithm Based on Uniform Linear Arrays. In: 2010 4th International Symposium on Communications, Control and Signal Processing (ISCCSP), Limassol, Cyprus, 03-05 Mar 2010, ISBN 9781424462872 (doi:10.1109/ISCCSP.2010.5463479)

Zhang, L. , Liu, W. and Langley, R. J. (2009) A Minimum Variance Beamformer with Linear and Quadratic Constraints Based on Uniform Linear Antenna Arrays. In: 2009 Loughborough Antennas Propagation Conference, Loughborough, UK, 16-17 Nov 2009, pp. 585-588. ISBN 9781424427208 (doi:10.1109/LAPC.2009.5352375)

Patents

University of Surrey (2016) Estimating Data Symbols from a Filter Bank Multicarrier (FBMC) Signal. .

University of Surrey (2016) Multi-rate Wireless Communication Networks. .

Sony Corporation, Sony Europe Limited (2016) Infrastructure equipment and methods. .

University of Surrey (2016) Systems and Methods for Universal Filtered Multicarrier Systems. .

Sony Corporation, Sony Europe Limited (2015) Communications Device, Communications Apparatus Operating as a Relay Node, Infrastructure Equipment and Methods. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Method and Apparatus for Allocating Device-To-Device (D2D) Communications Resource. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Terminal Coordination Communications Method and User Terminal. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Uplink Synchronization Method and Terminal. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Method of Correcting Reciprocity Between UEs, and Device and Communication System. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2015) Cooperative Communication Method, Apparatus and System for User Equipment. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Method, Base Station and System for Transmitting System Information. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Cooperation Method, Network and User Terminal. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Terminal Cooperation Communication Method, Device and System. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Method and Apparatus for Adjusting Network Configuration. .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Cell Switching Method, Base Station and User Equipment (UE). .

Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (2014) Signal Transmission Method, Base Station and System for Multi-User Multiple-Input Multiple-Output System. .

This list was generated on Mon Mar 30 06:12:46 2020 BST.

Grants

Research Grants

"Resource Orchestration for Diverse Radio Systems (REORDER)", EPSRC EP/S02476X/1, Principle Investigator, £230,000

"Communication Control Co-design for Industrial Automation", Industrial Partner, Co-Investigator (PI: Dr G. Zhao), £120,000

"5G Rural First", DCMS UK, Co-Investigator (PI: Prof. M. A. Imran), ~£55,000

"Latency and Reliability Control for Open-loop Multi-hop V2X communication", Huawei, Principle Investigator, £88,000

"IRS for Wireless Coverage Enhancement", BT iCase Studentship, EPSRC/BT, Co-Investigator(PI: Prof. M. A. Imran), £123,000

“Scotland 5G Centre”, Scotland Government, Co-Investigator (PI: Prof. M. A. Imran), £1,630,000 to University of Glasgow (overall £5,300,000)

"Artificial Intelligent Enabled Mesh Millimeter Wave Networks (AIM-mmWave)", HIRP, Co-Investigator (PI: Prof. M. A. Imran), £50,000

 

 

 


Supervision

Postdocs 

  • Dr Paulo Valente Klaine

PhD students as main supervisor

  • Mr B. Yang, “Radio Access Network (RAN) Slicing”
  • Mr R. Wang, “mmWave Communications”
  • Mr Y. Liu, "Intelligent Reflective Surface"
  • Mr H. Xu, "Wireless Blockchain Networks"
  • Mr D. Yu, "Blockchain Networks 

Past co-supervised PhD students

  • Dr. D. Mi, “ Massive MIMO”, 5GIC/ICS, University of Surrey
  • Dr. S. Taheri, “Filter Bank Multicarrier Systems”, 5GIC/ICS, University of Surrey
  • Dr. A. Zafar, “Widely Linear Processing Techniques for Filter Bank based Multicarrier Systems”, 5GIC/ICS, University of Surrey
  • Dr. C. He, “Fast Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiplexing System”, 5GIC/ICS, University of Surrey
  • Mr. J. Mao, “Filtered OFDM system”, 5GIC/ICS, University of Surrey 

Past Postdoc and Visitors / Students

  • Dr Oluwakayode Onireti (2019.05 -2019.12), Postdoc, now a lecturer at University of Glasgow
  • Dr Y. Xiao (12/2018 - 12/2019), Collaborative Innovation Center on Communication and Navigation, Nanjing 
  • Dr X. Zhang (03/2017 - 09/2017), National University of Defense Technology, China
  • Mr. Y. Sun (11.2017 - 11/2018), University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, China
  • Mr. H. Xu (01/2018 - 01/2019), Beijing Institute of Radio Measurement, China

 

 Funded PhD/Visiting Researcher opportunities

I am looking for high potential self-motivated PhD candidates and visiting researchers with background in electric and electronic engineering, signal processing, 5G and beyond systems, wireless communications, math, computer science, etc. Prospective Students who has industrial experience is particularly welcome. If you are interested, please send your CV to me via email. Students with chinese natationality are wlecome to apply CSC scholarships (CSC&Glasgow合作奖学金). For more information, please click here.

For the scholarship opportunity from the School of Engineering, please click here

More PhD/ Projects:

Project: Machine learning algorithms assisting millimetre wave communications for 5G and beyond

Project: Ultra-low latency and high reliable communications for wireless control

 

Postdoc Opportunities

Lord Kelvin Adam Smith Research Fellowships

http://www.gla.ac.uk/research/fellowships/

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships

http://www.britac.ac.uk/british-academy-postdoctoral-fellowships

Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions - Research Fellowship Programme

https://ec.europa.eu/research/mariecurieactions/

EPSRC Fellowships

https://www.epsrc.ac.uk/skills/fellows/

Newton International Fellowships

http://www.newtonfellowships.org/

http://www.newtonfund.ac.uk/

The Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowships

https://www.leverhulme.ac.uk/funding/grant-schemes/early-career-fellowships

RAEng Research Fellowships

http://www.raeng.org.uk/grants-and-prizes/support-for-research/raeng-research-fellowship


Teaching

Introductory Programming – 2017/2018 Semester 1, 2018/2019 Semester 1

Microelectronic Systems – 2018/2019 Semester 2, 2019/2020 Semester 2

Advanced Digital Communications – 2019/2020 Semester 1


Additional information

Editorship / Membership 

  • IEEE Senior Member
  • Associate Editor of IEEE Internet of Things (IoT) Journal
  • Associate Editor of IEEE Wireless Communications Letters
  • Associate Editor of IEEE ACCESS

Conference Chair 

  • Publication and Registration Chair for IEEE Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop 2018  
  • Chain for Cyber-C Blockchain Workshop 2019
  • Publicity Chair for 4th IEEE UCET conference 2019

Guest editors

  • Guest Editor for Special Issue on “New Advances in Blockchain-Based Wireless Networks” on IEEE Access, 2020
  • Guest Editor for Special Issue on “5G and Beyond Cellular Networks for Intelligent Sensing Systems” on Sensors, 2020
  • Lead Guest Editor for Special Issue on “Internet of Things and Sensors Networks in 5G Wireless Communications” on Sensors, 2019
  • Lead Guest Editor for Special Issue on “Enabling Wireless and Networking Communication Technologies for 5G” on Journal of Computer Networks and Communications, 2016
  • Special Session Chair “M-MIMO & mmWave Comm. for 5G-and-Beyond”, IEEE SAM 2018

Conference Track co-chair / TPC member / Session Chair:

  • IEEE ICC 2020 TPC
  • Cyber Science 2019 TPC
  • World Forum 5G 2019 TPC 
  • Security in Cloud Computing (SCC) 2019 TPC
  • IEEE WCNC 2019 TPC
  • IEEE SAM 2018 TPC
  • World Forum 5G 2018 TPC
  • IEEE WCNC 2018 TPC
  • IEEE Globecom 2017 TPC
  • IEEE ICC 2017 TPC
  • IEEE WCNC 2017 TPC
  • IEEE VTC 2017 Fall TPC
  • IEEE CIT 2017 TPC
  • IEEE CSCN 2017 TPC
  • IEEE COMNETSAT 2017 TPC
  • IEEE IWCMC 2017 TPC
  • IEEE CCNET 2017 TPC
  • IEEE CPSCOM 2017 TPC
  • IEEE ICC 2016 TPC
  • IEEE VTC 2016 Fall TPC
  • IEEE VTC 2016 Spring TPC
  • IEEE Globecom WS 2016 TPC
  • IEEE WCNC 2016 TPC
  • IEEE PIMRC 2016 TPC
  • IEEE CIT 2016 TPC
  • IEEE COMNETSAT 2016 TPC
  • IEEE ICCVE 2016 TPC
  • IEEE ICNC 2016 TPC
  • EAI StemCOM 2015 Track Co-Chair
  • IEEE ISSPIT 2015 TPC
  • IEEE ICCVE 2015 TPC
  • IEEE CIT 2015 TPC
  • ICSPDM 2015 TPC
  • IEEE Chinacom 2012 Session Chair

Regular reviewer for the following journals

IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Antenna and Propagations, IEEE Access, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, Signal Processing, IET Communications, etc.