Matthew McKAY
PhD, Univ. of Sydney
Associate Professor
Dept of Electronic & Computer Engineering, HKUST
Hari Harilela Associate Professor of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Research Areas
Signal, Information and Multimedia Processing (SIMP)

Tel : +852 2358 5035
Email : m.mckay
Room : 2450
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Research Interests
MIMO signal processing for wireless systems; random matrix theory; cooperative signaling for ad-hoc and sensor networks; image and statistical signal processing.

Professor Matthew McKay received the combined B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering and B.IT. degree in Computer Science from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, in 2002, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Sydney, Australia, in 2006. Upon completing his PhD he was a Research Scientist at the Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), Australia. In 2007, he joined the faculty within the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), where he is currently an Assistant Professor. He is also a member of the Center for Wireless Information Technology at HKUST.

Some of his academic achievements include being awarded a 2006 Best Student Paper Award at IEEE ICASSP'06 (the premier IEEE conference on signal processing); being jointly awarded the 2006 Best Student Paper Award at IEEE VTC'06-Spring (the premier IEEE conference on vehicular technologies); and receiving the University Medal upon graduating from the Queensland University of Technology.