Yonghong Zeng received the B.S. degree in mathematics from Peking University, Beijing, China, and the M.S. degree in applied mathematics and the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the National University of Defense Technology, Changsha, China. He worked as an Associate Professor at the National University of Defense Technology before 1999. From August 1999 to January 2002, he was a Research Fellow at the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Then, he served as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, until October 2004. Since November 2004, he has been working at the Institute for Infocomm Research, A*STAR (Agency for Science Technology And Research), Singapore. Currently, he is a senior scientist and group leader. His research interests include cognitive radio, wireless communication, digital signal processing, algorithms and transforms, and radar and array signal processing. Currently, he is working on cognitive radio, cooperative communications, powerline communication, synchronization, channel estimation, equalization, MIMO, and OFDM. He has coauthored six books and more than 70 refereed journal papers. He has invented 8 patents. He received the 2007 and 2009 Institution of Engineers Singapore Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award (IES), and ministry-Level Scientific and Technological Development Awards four times. He received the first IEEE ComSoc Asia-Pacific Outstanding Paper award in 2012. He was the recipient of a best Paper Award at IEEE VTC-Spring, 2011. Currently, he is an IEEE Senior Member. He was an EXCO Member of IEEE Singapore Section in 2009. He is an Editor of the IEEE Transactions Wireless Communications. He served as a Guest Editor for EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing and a TPC Member or an organizing committee Member or a Track Chair for many prestigious international conferences.
Biography Updated on 3 December 2012