Yue Chen

Yue Chen

PhD, MBA, MIEEE, MIET
Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor
QM Director of Joint Programme with BUPT

Yue Chen, received her BEng in Radio Engineering and MEng in Optical Communications from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), Beijing, China, in 1997 and 2000, respectively. She received her PhD in Telecommunications from Queen Mary University of London (QM), London, UK, in 2003 and MBA degree from Open University, UK, in 2013.

Currently, Yue Chen is a Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor at the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, EECS, QM. She is the QM Director of Joint Programme with BUPT, an award-wining transnational education programme highly recognised both in UK and China, which nurtures highly skilled graduates in Telecommunication, e-Commerce Engineering and Internet of Things Engineering fields. She is also the EECS Director of Joint Ventures who is responsible for frosting research and teaching collaborations between QM and other prestigious institutions worldwide.

Her research interests include radio resource management for 4/5G wireless networks, cognitive and cooperative wireless networking, small cell and heterogeneous networks, self-organising networks, smart grid and optimisation in IoT networks.


Education and Qualifications


MBA, Open University, UK2013

CMI Level 3 Diploma in Management, Chartered Management Institute, UK2009

PGCAP, Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice, Queen Mary University of London, UK2006

PhD in Telecommunications, Queen Mary University of London, UK2003

MEng in Optical Communications, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China2000

BEng in Radio Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China1997


Achievements and Awards


  • Guest Professor in Wireless Communications, BUPT, China, 2014-2019

  • Co-Investigator of Project "Smart Grid: IRENE Improving the Robustness of Urban Electricity Networks", funded by ESRC/TSB, UK, 2014-2017

  • Co-Investigator of Project "Research on Multi Link Cooperative Diversity Based on Multimode Satellite Mobile Terminal", funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2014-2017

  • Project Coordinator of EPSRC Global Engagement Grant EP.K004484.1", UK, 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]