Ph.D. Vacancy (Theoretical Research)

PostDoc Research Fellow / Visiting Assistant Professor: Theoretical Research on Advanced Wireless Communications, Stochastic Optimization & Compressive Sensing (2015)

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There are a few limited Ph.D. vacancies. The Ph.D. candidate will be supervised by Prof. LAU and work with a team of Ph.D. students, postdoc and research assistant professors on cutting edge research on multi-disciplinary topics in 5G wireless communications, networking and control, statistical inference and big data systems as well as wireless sensor networks. Topics of research may include (but not limited to) Massive MIMO, Compressive Sensing and Sparse Recovery, Physical Layer Caching, Network Control Theory, Distributed Algorithm Designs, Parallel Optimizations. Ideal candidate should have the following requirements

  1.   B.Eng or MPhil in ECE/Math with good academic results and strong interests in communications and signal processing.

  2.     Proficient and good foundation in mathematics

  3.     Have strong curiosity and strong desire to excel

  4.     A quick learner

  5.     Able to communicate effectively and a good team player

Interested candidates please submit your transcript and CV to me. I might approach you if there is a match in research interests and background.

PostDoc Research Fellow

The research lab is engaged in multi-disciplinary cutting edge research in wireless communications with interference, cross-layer resource optimization, distributive algorithm design, multi-timescale stochastic optimization, stochastic geometry as well as applications of compressed sensing in wireless communications. We have strong ties with industry in wireless communications with projects ranging from theoretical research to applied research. We have a few senior positions as follow:


The postdoc research fellow / Visiting Assistant Professor position will be contract based (2 years renewable) with attractive compensation package and good opportunity to engage in both theoretical and applied research. We would like to invite potential candidates to apply for the position. Ideal candidate should have the following attribute

  1. Ph.D. Degree (ECE or Math) in related areas - Wireless Communications, Interference Mitigation, Network Control Theory, Stochastic Control of Wireless Resource, Stochastic Approximation and Learning, Distributive Algorithms or Compressive Sensing.

  2. Strong theoretical and mathematical background is a MUST.

  3. Good publication record on top IEEE journals

  4. Strong leadership skills. Able to work independently and be a team leader for theoretical research as well as applied research projects.

  5. Project Management:- Liaise and interface with companies from the industry on various applied research projects. 

Interested candidate please send your CV + one of your best publication to Prof Vincent LAU (eeknlau@ee.ust.hk). Outstanding candidates will be recommended to HKPFS as well.

Background

PostDoc Research Fellow / Senior Engineer: FPGA Implementation on Advanced Wireless Communication DataPath (2015)

The postdoc research fellow position will be contract based (2 years renewable) with attractive compensation package and good opportunity to engage in applied research on wireless communication FPGA datapath design. We would like to invite potential candidates to apply for the position. Ideal candidate should have the following attribute

  1. M.Phil / Ph.D. Degree (ECE) in related areas - Wireless Communications Algorithms and VLSI Architecture, FPGA Implementation.

  2. Strong background and experience on digital VLSI and FPGA implementation and design flow is a MUST.

  3. Solid experience on various software radio platform, embedded Linux with ability to design & understand communications algorithms.

  4. Strong leadership skills. Able to work independently and be a team leader for applied research projects.

  5. Project Management:- Liase and interface with companies from the industry on various applied research projects. 

Interested candidate please send your CV + one of your best FPGA design project description to Prof Vincent LAU (eeknlau@ee.ust.hk).

M. Phil / Ph.D. Vacancy (Applied Research)

There are a few limited vacancies for MPhil/Ph.D with focus on applied research. The candidate will be supervised by Prof. LAU and work with a team of Ph.D. students, postdoc and engineers on cutting edge applied research on multi-disciplinary topics in 5G wireless communications, networking and control. Ideal candidate should have the following requirements

  1. B.Eng or MPhil in ECE with established track record on engineering implementation and strong interests in communications and signal processing.

  2.   Good at engineering such as FPGA, PCB, Linux (Kernel Programming) or Embedded Systems. Able to understand mathematical algorithms

  3. Have strong desire to build prototypes and understand how things are implemented in practice as well as entrepreneurship mindset.

  4.   A quick learner

  5.   Able to communicate effectively and a good team player

Interested candidates please submit your transcript and CV to me. I might approach you if there is a match in research interests and background.