Research

Research Interests
  • Network Economics and Game Theory (Click to view tutorials)
  • Resource Allocation and Network Optimization
  • Cognitive Communications and Cooperative Networking
  • Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer
  • Wireless and Network Security
Click here to download a poster which summarises some works. 
Research Awards and Grants
  • 2016 SUTD Excellence in Research Award, SUTD, Jan. 2017.
  • The 10th IEEE ComSoc Asia-Pacific Outstanding Young Researcher Award,  IEEE Communications Society (ComSoc), 2015.
  • Hong Kong Young Scientist Award 2014 (Finalist in Engineering Science track), Hong Kong Institution of Science, 2014.
  • PI, “Theory and Methods for User-Provided Wireless Markets over Complex Networks,” MOE Tier 2 Grant, SG$0.442 million, 2016-
  • PI, “Proactive information surveillance in wireless networks,” Seed Project under Temasek Laboratories, 2016-
  • Track PI, “CISDeM: Cross-functional Information Systems for Decision Making,” Ministry of Defence, Singapore, SG$ 4.67 Million, 2014 – 2017.
  • PI, “Green Wireless Networks with Energy and Communication Cooperation,” SUTD-ZJU Collaboration Grant, approved. 
  • Co-PI, “Advancing Security of Public Infrastructure using Resilience and Economics,” National Research Foundation (NRF), SG$ 5.3 Million, approved.
  • Co-PI, “Cognitive Small Cells for Self-Organizing Networks,” SUTD-MIT International Design Center Grant (Project no.: IDSF120016OH), 2013 – 2016.
  • Principle investigator, “Incentive mechanism design for cognitive radio networks,” SUTD Start-up Research Grant (Project no.: SRG ESD 2012 042), 2012 – 2015.
  • CUHK Global Scholarship for Research Excellence – CNOOC Grants, 2011.
  • Student Travel Grant awarded by IEEE Communication Society and IBM, Mar. 2012.
Current Collaborators
  • Eytan Modiano (IEEE Fellow), Professor, Communications and Networking Research Group, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
  • Jean Walrand (IEEE Fellow), Professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California at Berkeley (UC Berkeley).
  • Junshan Zhang (IEEE Fellow), Professor, School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Arizona State University.
  • Kang G. Shin (IEEE Fellow), Kevin and Nancy O’Connor Professor, Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of Michigan.
  • Qian Zhang (IEEE Fellow), Professor, Dept. of Computer Sciences and Engineering, Hong Kong University of Sciences and Technology (HKUST).
  • Jianwei Huang (IEEE Fellow), Assistant Professor, Dept. of Information Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK).
  • Rui Zhang (IEEE Fellow), Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore
  • Biying Shou, Associate Professor, Dept. of Management Sciences, City University of Hong Kong.
  • Alex W. Min, Research Scientist, System Architecture Lab, Intel Labs, US.
  • Teruyuki Hasegawa, Senior Research Engineer, KDDI R&D Labs, Japan.