Xiao Huang

Ph.D., Member of IEEE
Research Associate

Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Faculty of Engineering

Imperial College London, SW7 2AZ,  UK

Phone: + 44-(0)20-759-46309
Fax:    + 44-(0)20-759-46302
Email:  x.huang@imperial.ac.uk
URL:   http://skynet.ee.ic.ac.uk/xhuang.html

Dr. Xiao Huang received his doctoral degree in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in December 2004. He is currently a research associate in the Communications and Signal Processing Group, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, UK. He has published more than 10 papers on IEEE Transactions /IEE journals and conference proceedings, and held 2 patents since 2001. He is a member of IEEE.

Research Interests

Wireless Communications and Networks, Signal Processing, Information Theory, Coding and Modulation, Statistical Modeling, Game Theory, Stochastic and Random Analysis,

MIMO, OFDM, CDMA systems, Space-Time-Frequency Processing, Array Processing, MAC, Cross-Layer Design, Wi-Fi, WiMax., UWB, Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks.

Work Experiences

·      2006 Jan. - Present

Research Associate, Dept. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London, UK

·      2005 Apr. - Nov.

Post Doctoral Fellow, Dept. Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada

·      2005 Feb. - Apr.

Engineer, THOMSON Broadband R&D (Beijing) Co., Ltd., Beijing, China

·      2004 Sep. - Dec.

Intern as Technical Support Officer for Health Medical System, PHILIPS (China) Investment Co., Ltd., Beijing, China

·      2002 - 2004

Employed Graduate Administration Assistant, Dept. Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China


·      2006 Jan. - Present

Distributed Data Sensors with Low Communications Bandwidth, Data & Information Fusion Defense Technology Centre, London, UK

·      2004 Sep. - Dec.

Dissertation for Ph.D. degree, Reduction in Peak-to-Average Power Ratio of OFDM Signals, Dept. Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

·      2003 

Natural Science Foundation on. Multistream Video Comm. System with MIMO-OFDM (No. 60328130)

·      2002 Sep. - Dec.

Graduation Project for Master degree (Distinction), Advanced Signal Processing in OFDM Systems, Dept. Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

·      2001

Natural Science Foundation on System, Theory and Applications for Future Wireless Multimedia Networks (No. 60132010)

·      2000 - 2003

National 973 Fundamental Research Program on High Performance Wireless Multimedia Communication and System Integration (No. G1998030406).

·      2000 - 2002

Ministry of Education Science & Technique Key Research Program on Wireless Multimedia Access Network (No. ZD 00-02).

·      2000

Natural Science Foundation on Wireless Multimedia Comm. System Design and Optimization (No. 60072008)

·      2000 Jan - July

Graduation Project for Bachelor degree, OFDM System for Wireless Multimedia Communication, Dept. Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China


·         X. Huang, J. Lu, J. Zheng, P. R. China Patent No. 01102211.6, filed on Jan. 18, 2001, issued on Dec. 17, 2003.

·         X. Huang, J. Lu, J. Zheng, P. R. China Patent No. 200410000343.4, filed on Jan. 9, 2004.

Selected Awards

·      2004

Hewlett-Packard Distinguish Student Medal and Scholarship, China  (Tsinghua Univ. Top Level Scholarship)


Tsinghua University 9th Academic New Star Award nominee

·      2003

GuangHua Scholarship, Tsinghua University

·      2002

Tsinghua University 2nd Ph. D. Innovation Funding


Analog Devices Inc. Scholarship, United States of America

·      2001

Wings of Excellence Award, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland

·      1998

Third Place, National Mathematical Modeling Contest, China


·      2006

Technical Program Committee, IEEE International Workshop on Advances in Sensor Networks, San Jose, California, USA

·      2004

Visitor, IEEE GLOBECOM 2004 (Flag Conference of IEEE Communications Society), Dallas, USA

·      2003-2004

Vice-President, Tsinghua -Institute of Management and Consultant

·      2003

Organizer, The 1st National Doctor Candidate Forum, Beijing


Project Leader, Sweden Day in China, Cooperated with “Project China”(Swedish Society)

·      2002-2003

Founder, Association of Student International Communications (ASIC), Tsinghua University

·      2002

Team Leader, SAMSUNG Summer School, Weihai


Visitor, IEEE GLOBECOM 2002 (Flag Conference of IEEE Communications Society), Taipei


Delegate to Tsinghua University, Asia-Pacific Student Entrepreneur Summit 02, Shanghai

·      2001-2002

President of Graduate Class, Dept. E. E., Tsinghua University (Honored Excellent Class)

·      2001  

SIEMENS International Student Circle (SISC) summer workshop


Invited Attendee, the 31st International Student Committee-Symposium, Switzerland


Volunteer in The 21st International Universities Games , Beijing


·      China Institute of Communications Member

·      IEEE Member

·      IEICE Member

·      International Students Committee (ISC), founded by University of St. Gallen

·      Asia-Pacific Student Entrepreneur Society (ASES), founded by Stanford University


Soccer, Basketball, Ping-Pong, Tennis, Golf, Traveling, Gym, Waltz, Salsa and Peking Opera 

Last modified: 01/05/2006