Yue Chen

Prof  Yue Chen

PhD, MBA, CEng, MIET, SMIEEE, FHEA
Professor of Telecommunications Engineering
Director of Education, EECS, QMUL

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 Professor of Telecommunications Engineering at the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), QM. She is the EECS Director of Education, responsible for teaching and learning strategies to ensure excellence in student experience and staff development.

Yue Chen is a Senior Member of IEEE and an Associate Editor for the IEEE Communications Letters. Her research interests include radio resource management for 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


  • Co-Investigator of Project "SPOC-APP: SPatial big data & OCcupancy analysis and APplication research on resources and environment management auxiliary decision-making Platform", Newton Fund, UK, 2018-2020

  • Awarded Charted Engineer (CEng), IET, 2016

  • Awarded Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA), Higher Education Academy, 2016

  • 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

  • Best Research Poster Award, Networks research group, EECS, QMUL, 2015.

  • 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]