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Faculty and Students

HKUST has an extremely strong group of faculty and students from numerous disciplines working on telecommunications and related areas. Particular strengths include wireless communications, lightwave technology, multimedia, networking and social media. HKTIIT is managed by a management committee appointed by HKUST.

The HKTIIT Management Committee

Prof. Ross Murch
(Director)

Chair Professor of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Research Interests: Internet-of-Things, energy harvesting, 5G, acoustic systems, MIMO, OFDM, propagation, MIMO antennas

Prof. Vincent Lau
(Associate Director)

Chair Professor of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Stochastic Optimization for Wireless Systems, Distributive Algorithm Design, Delay-Sensitive Resource Allocation, Robust MIMO/OFDMA/SDMA Cross-layer Optimization with Imperfect CSIT & Limited feedback, Cooperative Communications and Cognitive Radio Systems, Network MIMO Systems, Interference Mitigation Techniques for Cellular Communications Systems, Dense Small Cell / Femto Cell Resource Optimizations, Random Networks

Prof. Qian Zhang
(Member)

Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
Next-generation wireless networks, Cognitive radio networks and dynamic spectrum management, Network economics, Internet of Things in Healthcare, Small cell architecture, Wireless sensor networks, Roaming/mobility across different types of wireless networks (WLAN, WPAN, WWAN, etc.), Multimedia delivery/distribution