graduated from Beijing Jiaotong University, China,
in 1985, and got his M.E. and D.E. degrees from Toyohashi
University of Technology, Japan, in 1989 and 1992, respectively.
During 1992-94, he worked for Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan,
and in 1994 joined with Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. His
major research interests include queueing theory and traffic
engineering, wireless communications and mobile Internet, and
green communication and networks.
Dr. Niu has served IEICE as a council member in 2009-2010, and IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc) as Chair of Beijing Chapter (2000-2008), Director of Asia-Pacific Board (2008-2009), Director for Conference Publications (2010-2011), Chair of Emerging Technologies Committee (2014-2015), Director for Online Contents (2018-2019), and currently as Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Trans. Green Commun. & Networks (2020-2022). He received the Outstanding Young Researcher Award from Natural Science Foundation of China in 2009, Best Paper Awards from ComSoc Asia-Pacific Board in 2013 and from Journal of Communications and Information Networks (JCIN) in 2019, Distinguished Technical Achievement Recognition Award from IEEE Green Communications & Computing Committee in 2018, and Harold Sobol Award from ComSoc in 2019. He is distinguished lecturer for ComSoc (2012-2015) as well as Vehicular Technologies Society (2014-2018). He is a fellow of both IEEE and IEICE.
Arumugam Nallanathan is
Professor of Wireless Communications and Head of the
Communication Systems Research (CSR) group in the School of
Electronic Engineering and Computer Science at Queen Mary
University of London since September 2017. He was with the
Department of Informatics at King's College London from December
2007 to August 2017, where he was Professor of Wireless
Communications from April 2013 to August 2017 and a Visiting
Professor from September 2017. He was an Assistant Professor in
the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National
University of Singapore from August 2000 to December 2007.
His research interests include Artificial Intelligence for Wireless Systems, 5G and beyond Wireless Networks, Internet of Things (IoT) and Molecular Communications. He published nearly 500 technical papers (including more than 200 top IEEE journal papers) in scientific journals and international conferences. He is a co-recipient of the Best Paper Awards presented at the IEEE International Conference on Communications 2016 (ICC'2016), IEEE Global Communications Conference 2017 (GLOBECOM'2017) and IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference 2017 (VTC'2017). He is an Editor for IEEE Transactions on Communications and a Senior Editor for IEEE Wireless Communications Letters. He was an Editor for IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2006-2011), IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (2006-2017) and IEEE Signal Processing Letters. He served as the Chair for the Signal Processing and Communication Electronics Technical Committee of IEEE Communications Society and Technical Program Chair and member of Technical Program Committees in numerous IEEE conferences. He received the IEEE Communications Society SPCE outstanding service award 2012 and IEEE Communications Society RCC outstanding service award 2014. He has been selected as a Web of Science (ISI) Highly Cited Researcher in 2016. He is an IEEE Fellow and IEEE Distinguished Lecturer.
Teng Joon (T.
J.) Lim (S’92-M’95-SM’02-F’17) obtained the B.Eng. degree in
Electrical Engineering with first-class honours from the
National University of Singapore (NUS) in 1992, and the Ph.D.
degree from the University of Cambridge in 1996. From September
1995 to November 2000, he was a researcher at the Centre for
Wireless Communications in Singapore, one of the predecessors of
the Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R). From December 2000 to
May 2011, he was Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, then
Professor at the University of Toronto’s Edward S. Rogers Sr.
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Since June
2011, he has been a Professor at the Electrical & Computer
Engineering Department of NUS, where he served as a Deputy Head
from July 2014 to August 2015. From September 2015 through
December 2019, he served as Vice-Dean (Graduate Programs) in the
NUS Faculty of Engineering. Since January 2020, he has served as
the Associate Dean (Education) at the Faculty of Engineering in
the University of Sydney.
Professor Lim was an Area Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications from September 2013 to September 2018, and previously served as an Associate Editor for the same journal. He has also served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, Wiley Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies (ETT), IEEE Signal Processing Letters and IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. He has volunteered on the organizing committee of a number of IEEE conferences, including serving as the TPC co-chair of IEEE Globecom 2017. He chaired the Singapore chapter of the IEEE Communications Society in 2017 and 2018, and is a Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society for 2019-20.
His research interests span many topics within wireless communications, including cyber-security in the Internet of Things, heterogeneous networks, cooperative transmission, energy-optimized communication networks, multi-carrier modulation, MIMO, cooperative diversity, cognitive radio, and stochastic geometry for wireless networks, and he has published widely in these areas.
Xiaofang Zhou is a Professor of Computer Science at The
University of Queensland. His research focus is to find
effective and efficient solutions for managing, integrating and
analyzing very large amount of complex data for business,
scientific and personal applications. He has been working in the
area of spatial and multimedia databases, data quality, high
performance database systems, data mining, machine learning,
streaming data analytics and recommendation systems. He is a
Program Committee Chair for PVLDB 2020, SSTD 2017, CIKM 2016,
ICDE 2013, and a General Chair of MDM 2018 and ACM Multimedia
2015. He has been an Associate Editor of The VLDB Journal, IEEE
Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE
Transactions on Cloud Computing, World Wide Web Journal,
Distributed and Parallel Databases, and IEEE Data Engineering
Bulletin. He was the Chair of IEEE Technical Committee on Data
Engineering (2015-2018), and a Fellow of IEEE.