Short Biography

firefox-gray Editor, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
Editor, IEEE Wireless Communication Letters
Editor, China Communications
Secretary of the IEEE Technical Committee on Cognitive Networks (TCCN)
Director of the Whitespace Machine Communications (WMC) Lab

Yue Gao (known as Frank) is currently a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL). He received his Bachelor Degree in Telecommunications in 2002 from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT) in China, and received his MSc and PhD degrees in telecommunications and microwave antennas from QMUL in United Kingdom in 2003 and 2007, respectively. Prior to his current role, he worked as Research Assistant and Lecturer in the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at QMUL since 2007. He is currently leading the Whitespace Machine Communication (WMC) Lab. He is a member of the Antenna & Electromagnetics Group and the Centre of Intelligent Sensing at QMUL. [CV in PDF]


I am always looking for outstanding and self-motivated PhD students. More information on the application process and funding opportunities is available here.

[August 2016] Recruiting Postdoctoral Research Assistant - Salary: £32,052 to £35,672 per annum (Grade 4), Closing date: 18-Sep-2016. Applications are invited for a one-year Postdoctoral Research Assistant position on wideband antenna array design, with a particular focus on mobile base station antenna arrays. The research work is part of project funded by a leading telecommunications company. [Job profile] [Apply online]

[July 2016] The PhD thesis entitled "Compressive Sensing Over TV White Space in Wideband Cognitive Radio" is available to be downloaded here.

[April 2016] A poster of our recent research work on TV White Space, Compressive Sensing and Internet of Things (IoT) can be downloaded here.

[October 2015] PhD student scholarship in MIMO antennas. Applications are invited for a full PhD Studentship starting in January 2015 to undertake research in the emerging field of MIMO (multiple-input and multiple-output) antenna design for 5G wireless systems using Characteristic Modes Analysis (CMA) ......Read more

[September 2015] Call for Papers - 2nd International Workshop on Smart Spectrum (IWSS) in conjunction with IEEE WCNC 2016 in Doha, Qatar, 03 April 2016.

[September 2015] Call for Papers - Special issue "Advanced MIMO Techniques in the Heterogeneous Networks 2016" on International Journal of Antennas and Propagation. The submisison deadline is 19 February 2016.

[August 2015] My review on "Efficient spectrum sensing with minimum transmission delay in cognitive radio networks" has been published on the ACM Computing Reviews. [more info]

[July 2015] A presentation on "Massive MIMO Antenna Array Design and Challenges" has been published in the "Multimedia" section of our FERMAT, 2016 Vol17.

[April 2015] My review on "A hybrid spectrum sensing method for cognitive sensor networks" has been published on the ACM Computing Reviews. [more info]