Dr Yue CHEN

BS, MS, PhD, MBA, MIET, MIEEE

QM Director of Joint Programme

yue.chen@qmul.ac.uk

(44) - 20 - 3608 - 0032

Queen Mary Univeristy of London

Mile End Road

London, E1 4NS, UK

Yue Chen

Senior Lecturer, QM Director of Joint Programme with BUPT, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom.

Research Interests: Intelligent Radio Resource Management (RRM) for wireless networks; Cognitive and cooperative wireless networking; HetNets; Smart energy systems; Internet of Things.

Professional Activities

External examiner for MSc by Research, University of Hertfordshire

May 2013

External Assessor of Programme Validation Panel, Middlesex University

April 2013

Programme Development Advisor for Tempus project Tempus Programme

2012

Member of Senior Management Team, EECS, QMUL

April 2012 - Present

Exam Board Chair of QM-BUPT Joint Programme

2009/10, 2011/12

Member of the IEE (now IET) China Steering Group

2006 - 2008

Member of the IEE (now IET) Qualification Board

2005 - 2008

Reviewer for IEEE Communications Letters, International Journal of Communication Systems, China Communications

TPC member of 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China 2012, IET International Conference on Communication Technology and Application (IET ICCTA) 2011, IEEE 20th International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC) 2009

Chair for special session on ‘M2M Communications and Networking’, 15th IEEE International Conference on Communication Technology, Nov 2013

Achievements and Awards

Co-Investigator of Project "Research on Multi Link Cooperative Diversity Based on Multimode Satellite Mobile Terminal"

funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2013

Principle Investigator of Project "System for International Talent Evaluation of Electronic Engineers"

funded by BUPT Research and Education Reform Project Fund, 2013

Project Coordinator of EPSRC Global Engagement Grant EP.K004484.1"

funded by RCUK, 2012-2013

Cathay Pacific China Business Awards 2011

Winner of New horizons Award

Press Release

Best Paper Award, "QoS Aware Mixed Traffic packet Scheduling in OFDMA-based LTE-Advanced Networks"

The Fourth International Conference on Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies (UBICOMM) 2010

British Business Awards 2009

Winner of the right partner award

Press Release

Asian Women of Achievement 2005

Young Achiever of the Year Runner-up

Press Release

Teaching

EBU5403 Internet Protocols

2013/14, 2011/12, 2010/11

Module Taster

ELEM011 Internet Infrastructure

2010/11, 2009/10, 2008/09

ELE103 Telecommunications and Internet Fundamentals

2009/10, 2008/09, 2005/06, 2004/05

Research Interests

Intelligent Radio Resource Management (RRM) for wireless networks; Cognitive and cooperative wireless networking; HetNets; SON; Smart energy systems; Internet of Things.

PhD students

Miss Dan Zhao

Resource Allocation Schemes in Wireless Communication Systems Powered by Renewable Energy Resources

Miss Dantong Liu

Optimisation for Radio Resource Management in HetNets

Miss Anqi He

Energy Efficient Heterogeneous Wireless Networks

Graduated PhD Students

Dr Lexi Xu

Self-organising Load Balancing for OFDMA Cellular Networks

Graduated 2013 (first supervisor)

Dr Rehana Kausar

QoS Aware Packet Scheduling in the Downlink of LTE-Advanced Networks

Graduated 2013 (first supervisor)

Dr Gen Su

Cooperation Strategy In Cellular Netowrks

Graduated 2012 (second supervisor)

Dr Dapeng Zhang

Routing Protocol of Wireless Mesh Networks

Graduated 2012 (second supervisor)

Dr Lin Xiao

Radio Resource Allocation in Relay Based OFDMA Cellular Networks

Graduated 2011 (second supervisor)

Journal Publications

D. Liu, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, T. Zhang, M. Elkashlan, “ Opportunistic User Association for Multi-service HetNets Using Nash Bargaining Solution”, IEEE Communications Letters, CL2014-0090, 2014.

J. Cao, T. Zhang, Z. Zeng, Y. Chen and K. K. Chai, “Multi-Relay Selection Schemes Based on Evolutionary Algorithm in Cooperative Relay Networks”, Wiley International Journal of Communication Systems, 2013.

T. Zhang, J. Cao, Y. Chen, L. G. Cuthbert, M. Elkashlan, “A Small World Network Model for Energy Efficient Wireless Networks”, IEEE Communications Letters, Volume: 17, Issue: 10, 2013, pp 1928-1931.

D. Liu, Y. Chen, T. Zhang, K. K. Chai, J. Loo, and A. Vinel, “Stackelberg Game Based Cooperative User Relay Assisted Load Balancing in Cellular Networks”, IEEE Communications Letters, Volume:  17, Issue: 2, 2013, pp 424-427.

A. Le, J. Loo, A. Lasebae, A. Vinel, Y. Chen and K. K. Chai, “The Impact of Rank Attack on Network Topology of Routing Protocol for Low-Power and Lossy Networks”, IEEE Sensors Journal, Volume: 13, Issue: 10, 2013, pp 3685-3692.

M. A. Khalid, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, “Performance Comparison of Ad Hoc Routing Protocols in e-Health Applications”, Computer Science Journal, Volume: 2, Issue: 1, April 2013.

L. Xu, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, J. Schormans and L. G. Cuthbert, “Self-Organising Cluster-Based Cooperative Load Balancing in OFDMA Cellular Networks”, Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, DOI: 10.1002/wcm.2394, 2013

R. Kausar, Y. Chen, K.K. Chai, and J. Schormans, “Packet Scheduling Architecture with Service Specific Queue Sorting and Adaptive Time Domain Scheduling Algorithms for LTE-Advanced Networks” International Journal on Advances in Networks and Services, IARIA 2011, Volume: 4, no. 3&4.

Y. Alfadhl, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, L. Cuthbert, X. Chen, T. Zhang, “Analysis of Indoor Location Sensing Systems Based on Radio Channel Fingerprinting”, Technical Journal of China Communications, 2011, Volume: 8  Issue (8): pg 1-12

Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, "Downlink Radio Resource Optimisation in Wide-band CDMA Systems", Special Issue on Ultra-Broadband Wireless Communications for the Future in Journal on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, DOI:10.1002/wcm.153, 2003

Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, "Optimum size of soft handover zone in power-controlled UMTS downlink systems", Electronics Letters 38(2) pp 89 -90 Jan 2002

Conference Publications

L. Song, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, J. Schormans, “Energy Efficient Cooperative MISO Scheme for Cluster-based M2M Capillary Networks”, 17th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC’2014), Sydney, Australia, 7-10 September 2014

A. He, Y. Chen, T. Zhang, “Stochastic Geometry Analysis of Energy Efficiency in HetNets with Combined CoMP and BS Sleeping“, the 2014 IEEE 25th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2014), Washington, USA, 2-5 September 2014

Y. Li, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, J Loo, “Optimised Delay-Energy Aware Duty Cycle Control for IEEE 802.15.4 with Cumulative Acknowledgement”, the 2014 IEEE 25th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2014), Washington, USA, 2-5 September 2014

D. Liu, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, T. Zhang, “Optimal User Association for Delay-Power Tradeoffs in HetNets with Hybrid Energy Sources”, the 2014 IEEE 25th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2014), Washington, USA, 2-5 September 2014

Y. Li, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, J Loo, “Low Complexity Duty Cycle Control with Joint Delay and Energy Efficiency for Beacon-enabled IEEE 802.15.4 Wireless Sensor Networks”, The Eleventh International Symposium on Wireless Communication Systems 2014 (ISWCS’2014), Barcelona, Spain, 26-29 August 2014

T. Zhang, L. An, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, “ Aggregate Interference Statistical Modelling and User Outage Analysis of Heterogeneous Cellular Networks”, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2014), Sydney, Australia, 10-14 June 2014

Y. Li, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen and J. Loo, “Rollout Algorithm Based Duty Cycle Control with Joint Optimisation of Delay and Energy Efficiency for Beacon enabled IEEE 802.15.4 Networks”, 20th European Wireless (EW 2014), Barcelona, Spain, 14-16 May 2014

D. Liu, Y. Chen, T. Zhang, K.K. Chai, "Nash Bargaining Solution Based User Association Optimization in HetNets", the 11th Annual IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference, 10-13 Jan, 2014

D. Zhao, C. Huang, Y. Chen, S. Cui, "Competitive Analysis of Online Throughput Maximization Schemes for Multiple Access Channels with a Shared Renewable Energy Source", IEEE GlobalSIP, 1st IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing, 3-5 Dec, 2013

Y. Li, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, “Optimal Transmission Policy with Joint Minimization on Energy Consumption and Delay for Wireless Sensor Networks”, 15th IEEE International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT2013), Guilin, China, 17-19 Nov 2013

D. Liu, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, T. Zhang, "Performance Evaluation of Nash Bargaining Solution Based User Association in HetNet", IEEE 9th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob), Lyon, France, 7-9 Oct 2013

K. K. Chai, S. Jimaa, Y. Li, Y. Chen, "Multichannel MAC for Energy Efficient Home Area Networks", 1st International Workshop on Green Optimized Wireless Networks (GROWN'13), Lyon, France, 7-9 Oct 2013

L. Xu, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, D. Liu, S. Yang and J. Schormans, "User Relay assisted Traffic Shifting in LTE-Advanced Systems", VTC'13 Spring, Dresden, Germany, 2-5 June 2013

D. Zhao, C. Huang, Y. Chen, S. Cui, "Optimal Resource Allocation for Multiple Access Channel with Conferencing Links and a Shared Renewable Energy source", IEEE ICASSP 2013, Vancouver, Canada, 26-31 May, 2013

Y. Tan, Y. Chen, et al, "Smart Energy Management System for Home Area Network", 3rd International Conference on Smart Grids, Green Communications and IT Energy-aware Technologies, ENERGY 2013, Lisbon, Portugal, 24 – 29 March, 2013

R. Kausar, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, 'An Intelligent Scheduling Architecture for Mixed Traffic in LTE-Advanced, IEEE 23th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2012, Australia, 9-12 Sept 2012

N. Wang, Y. Gao, E. Bodanese, Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, Performance Evaluation of Power Control Algorithm for TV White Space Resource in UK, 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China, 8-10 August, 2012

Z. He, J. Sun, R. Duan, Y. Chen, Analysis for singal processing development with general purpose processor, 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China, 8-10 August, 2012

D. Liu, Y. Chen, K.K. Chai, L.G. Cuthbert, T. Zhang, 'Cognitive Cooperative Traffic Offloading Scheme over Heterogeneous Networks', 7th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China, 8-10 August, 2012

Y. Chen, D. Liu, T. Zhang, K. K. Chai, "Cooperative User Relay Assisted Load Balancing in LTE Networks", IEEE The First Women's Workshop on Communications and Signal Processing, Alberta, Canada, 13-15 July 2012

L. Xu, Y. Chen, K.K. Chai, T. Zhang, J. Schormans, L.G. Cuthbert, 'Cooperative Load Balancing for OFDMA Cellular Networks', 18th European Wireless Conference, EW 2012, Poland, 18-20 April 2012

S. Zhao, Z. Zeng, T. K. Zhang, Y. Chen, "On the Optimum Power Allocation in the One-Side Interference Channel with Relay, IEEE Conference on Wireless Communications and Networking, WCNC 2012, Paris, 1-5 Apr 2012

D. Liu, Y. Chen, T. Zhang, "Research on cooperative user relaying assisted load balance scheme in OFDMA networks", International Workshop on Information and Electronics Engineering, IWIEE 2012, 10 – 11 March, 2012

Q. Liu, J. Tu, Y. Yan, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, “Bandwidth-efficient Contention-free Mechanism for Wireless Networks”, 2011 IET International Communication Conference on Wireless, Mobile & Computing, Shanghai, 14-16 Nov 2011

R. Kausar, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai,” Service Specific Queue Sorting and Scheduling Algorithm for OFDMA-Based LTE-Advanced Networks” Sixth International Conference on Broadband and Wireless Computing, Communication and Applications 2011, Barcelona, Spain October 2011

N. Wang, Y. Gao, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, E. Bodanese, L.G. Cuthbert, “A Power Control Algorithm for TV White Space Cognitive Radio System”, 2011 IET International Conference on Communication Technology and Application, ICCAT2011, Beijing Oct 2011

F. Peng, Y. Gao, Y. Chen, K. K. Chai, L.G. Cuthbert, “Using TV White Space for Interference Mitigation in LTE Femtocell Networks”, 2011 IET International Conference on Communication Technology and Application, ICCTA, Beijing Oct 2011

R. Kausar, Y. Chen, K.K. Chai, “QoS Aware Packet Scheduling with Adaptive Resource Allocation for OFDMA Based LTE-Advanced Networks”, 2011 IET International Conference on Communication Technology and Application, ICCTA2011, Beijing Oct 2011

S. Shihab, K. K. Chai, Y. Chen, Y. Alfadhl, “LTE-A an Overview and Future Research Areas”, the Second International Workshop on the Performance Enhancements in MIMO-OFDM Systems, Shanghai Oct 2011

R. Kausar, Y. Chen, K.K. Chai, “'Adaptive Time Domain Scheduling Algorithm for OFDMA Based LTE-Advanced Networks” , the 7th IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications, IEEE WiMob 2011, Shanghai Oct 2011

L. Xu, Y. Chen, J. Schormans, L.G. Cuthbert, “User-vote Assisted Self-organizing Load Balancing for OFDMA Cellular Systems”, IEEE 22nd International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2011, Toronto, Canada Sept 2011

T. Zhang, S. Zhao, L.G. Cuthbert, Y. Chen. “Energy-Efficient Cooperative Relay Selection Scheme in MIMO Relay Cellular Networks”, IEEE ICCS 2010, 17-19 Nov. 2010, Singapore.

R. Kausar, Y. Chen. K.K. Chai, L.G. Cuthbert, J. Schormans, “QoS Aware Mixed Traffic packet Scheduling in OFDMA-based LTE-Advanced Networks”, The Fourth International Conference on Mobile Ubiquitous Computing, Systems, Services and Technologies, UBICOMM 2010, Italy Oct 2010 (Best Paper Award)

F. Peng, Y. Gao, Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, “Using TV White Space for Femtocell Aided Future Mobile Network”, GREEN IT 2010: Annual International Conference on Green Information Technology, Singapore Oct 2010

T. Zhang, C. Zhang, L.G. Cuthbert, Y. Chen, "Energy Efficient Antenna Deployment Design Scheme in Distributed Antenna Systems", IEEE 72nd Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC fall 2010, Ottawa, Canada Sept 2010

L. Xu, Y. Chen, Y. Gao, “Self-organising Load Balancing for Relay Based Cellular Networks”, IEEE 10th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, CIT 2010, Bradford, UK Jun 2010

Lin Xiao, Yue Chen, Tiankui Zhang, Laurie Cuthbert. “Multi-cell Non-cooperative Power Allocation Game for User Fairness in OFDMA Relay Systems”, WPMC 2009, 7-10 September, Sendai, Japan

L. Xu, Y. Chen, “Priority-based Resource Allocation to Guarantee Handover and Mitigate Interference for OFDMA system”, IEEE 20th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC 2009, Tokyo, Japan Sept 2009

T. Zhang, X. Shen, L. Xiao, Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, “Cooperative Relay Selection Scheme for Capacity Optimization in Multiple Antenna Relay Networks”, the 12th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications, WPMC09, Sendai, Japan Sept 2009

L. Men, E. L. Bodanese, Y. Chen, O. M. Shepherd, “Investigating Efficient Triggers for Vertical Handoff”, Networking and Electronic Commerce Research Conference, NAEC 2008, pp 309-19, Riva del Garda, Italy, Sept 2008

Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, "Joint Performance of Cell Selection/Reselection and Soft Handover in the Downlink Direction of 3G WCDMA Systems", Fourth International Conference on 3G Mobile Communication Technologies, 3G2003, London, UK Jun 2003

Y Chen, L. Cuthbert, "Optimised downlink transmit power control during soft handover in WCDMA systems", IEEE Conference on Wireless Communications and Networking, WCNC'03, New Orleans TS34-1 Mar 2003

Y. Chen, L. Cuthbert, "Soft handover effects on downlink capacity-coverage trade-off in 3G WCDMA networks", Asia-Pacific Optical and Wireless Communications Networks, APOC2002, Shanghai, China Oct 2002

Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, "Downlink Performance of Different Soft Handover Algorithms In 3G Multi-Service Environments", Fourth IEEE conference on Mobile and Wireless Communications Networks (MWCN 2002), Stockholm, Sweden Sep 2002

Y. Chen, L. Cuthbert, "Downlink Performance of Different Soft Handover Schemes For UMTS Systems", International Conference on Telecommunications, ICT2002, pp 453-458,Beijing Jun 2002

Y. Chen, L. Cuthbert, "Downlink Soft Handover Gain in UMTS Networks Under Different Power Control Conditions", Third International Conference on Mobile Communication Technologies, 3G2002, London May 2002

Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, "Radio Resource Re-configuration in Agent-based 3G systems", Proc. IST Mobile Communications Summit 2001, pp 413-421, Barcelona, Spain Sep 2001

Y. Chen, L.G. Cuthbert, "Soft Handover Effects on UMTS Downlink", EPSRC PREP conference, Keele, UK Apr 2001

L. Cuthbert, Y. Chen, L. Tokarchuk, & J. Bigham, "Selection mechanisms for resource provision in an agent-based system for 3g networks", 9th International Conference on Telecommunications: Systems Modeling and Analysis, Dallas, TX pp 448-454 Mar 2001

Yue Chen — yue.chen@qmul.ac.uk — (44) - 20 - 3608 - 0032