Yue Chen

Prof  Yue Chen

Professor of Telecommunications Engineering
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 Professor of Telecommunications Engineering 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 has extensive experience in developing and managing Transnational Education programmes and fostering research and teaching collaborations between prestigious institutions worldwide.

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

  • 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]