• The University of Western Australia (M018), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


2004 Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), P. R. China

1999 Master of Engineering in Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, P. R. China

1996 Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, P. R. China

Funding overview

1. ARC Discovery Project (2014 – 2016), DP140100522, $385,000
“Signal Processing for Reconfigurable Antennas - a Multidisciplinary Approach for Next Generation Wireless Communications,”
2. UWA Research Collaboration Awards 2014, $10,000
“Security assessment and frequency enhancement of smart grid”
3. ARC Discovery Project (2011 – 2013), DP110100736, $520,000
“Increasing the range and rate of underwater acoustic communication systems using multi hop relay”
4. ARC Discovery Project (2010 – 2012), DP1093000, $255,000
“Designing Bandwidth Efficient High Speed Underwater Acoustic Communication Systems with Block by Block Turbo Processing”
5. ARC Discovery Project (2008 – 2010), DP0877616, $216,000
“Semi contention based multi user diversity: a new way to increase throughput of wireless communications”
6. UWA Research Development Awards 2010, $30,916
“Building a Digital Signal Processing Platform for High-speed Underwater Acoustic Communications”
7. UWA Research Grant (2007), $24,858
“Emulation of orthogonal frequency division multiplexing based broadband wireless network with multi-user diversity”
8. WUN (Worldwide Universities Network) Research Development Fund, 2010, £10,000
“WUN CogCom”
9. UWA Research Collaboration Awards 2009, Second Round, $5,000
“Extending the Lifetime of Underwater Sensor Networks through Cognitive Acoustics”
10. UWA Research Collaboration Awards 2009, First Round, Merit Award, $2,000
“A cognitive multi-hop approach for high-speed underwater acoustic communications”

Teaching overview

1. ELEC5501 Advanced Communications (since 2014)
2. ELEC4402 Communication Systems (since 2013)
3. ELEC4404 Signal Processing (2016)
4. ENSC2001 Motion (2014)
5. ELEC3302/ENGT3302 Communication Systems (2006 - 2008, 2012 - 2014)
6. ELEC4301 Digital Communications and Networking (2008 - 2013)
7. ELEC3306 Signals and Systems 3 (2012, 2013)
8. ELEC8317/ENGT8311/AWC602 Advanced Wireless Communications (2005 - 2011)
9. ELEC2300 Circuits and Electronic Systems 2 (2009, 2010)
10. ELEC2305 Signals and Systems 2 (2008)
11. ELEC4341 Wireless Communications (2007, 2008)
12. ENGT4310 Information Network Design (2006)
13. Programming with Specification and Description Language (1999, 2000, at Tsinghua University)


Digital Communications, Signal Processing



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  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

Research expertise keywords

  • Communications networks
  • Digital communications
  • Wireless communications
  • signal processing for meteorology


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