Yuan WU吳遠
Associate Professor

Academic Qualifications | Professional Experience | Research | Professional Services | Teaching | Publications | Professional Affiliations | Contact Details


Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D. in Electronic and Computer Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, China (2010)
  • Master of Engineering in Information Science & Electronic Engineering, Zhejiang University, China (2006)
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Information Engineering, Zhejiang University, China (2004)

Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor, University of Macau, Macao SAR, China (Aug. 2019 – present)
  • Professor, Zhejiang University of Technology, China (Dec. 2018 – July 2019)
  • Director Assistant, University Strategic Development and Planning Office,  Zhejiang University of Technology, China (Oct. 2018 – July 2019)
  • Associate Professor, Zhejiang University of Technology, China (Sept. 2012 – Nov. 2018)
  • Assistant Professor, Zhejiang University of Technology, China (Aug. 2011 – Aug. 2012)
  • Visiting Scholar, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada (Feb. 2016 – Feb. 2017)
  • Research Associate, Hong Kong Univ. of Science and Technology, (Aug. 2010 – July 2011)
  • Visiting Student & Research Collaborator, Princeton University, NJ, USA (Sept. 2009 – Feb. 2010)

Research

Research Interests

  • Wireless Communications and Networking
  • Internet of Things
  • Green Networking and Computing
  • Convergence of Communications and Computing
  • Smart Grid and Energy Informatics

Professional Services

  • Guest Editor, IEEE Communications Magazine
  • Guest Editor, IEEE Network Magazine
  • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • Guest Editor, IET Communications
  • Conference Co-chair, EAI Machine Learning & Intelligence for Communications, July 6-8, 2018
  • Track Co-chair, IEEE VTC’2017-Fall, Track of “Green Communications and Networks”

Teaching

  • CISC3027: Special Topics in Computer and Information Science

Publications

Book chapters:

  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, J. Huang, and X. Shen, “Radio Resource Management for Mobile Traffic Offloading in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks,” SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Springer Verlag, Springer International Publishing, ebook ISBN 978-3-319-51037-8, Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-51036-1, Jan. 2017
  • L Qian, Yuan Wu, Y.J. Zhang, and J. Huang, “Demand Response Management via Real-time Electricity Price Control in Smart Grids”, Smart Grid: Networking, Data Management, and Business Models (Editors: Hussein Mouftah and Melike Erol-Kantarci), CRC Publisher Inc, pp 171-191, April 2016. ISBN 9781498719704
  • Yuan Wu, X. Tan, L. Qian, D. H.K. Tsang, W. Song, and L. Yu, “Management of Scheduling and Trading in Hybrid Energy Trading Market,” in the book series of Smart Grid as a Solution for Renewable and Efficient Energy (Edited by N. Hassan, and A. Ahmad), April 2016, IGI e-Editorial Discovery, DOI:10.4018/978-1-5225-0072-8, ISBN13: 9781522500728.

Published/Accepted journal papers:

  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, K. Ni, C. Zhang, and X. Shen, “Delay-Minimization Nonorthogonal Multiple Access enabled Multi-User Mobile Edge Computation Offloading,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 392-407, June 2019.
  • Yuan Wu, J. Shi, K. Ni, L. Qian, W. Zhu, Z. Shi, and L. Meng, “Secrecy-based Delay-aware Computation Offloading via Mobile Edge Computing for Internet of Things,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 4201-4213, June 2019.
  • L. Qian, A. Feng, Y. Huang, Yuan Wu, B. Ji, and Z. Shi, “Optimal SIC Ordering and Computation Resource Allocation in MEC-aware NOMA NB-IoT Networks,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 2806-2816, April 2019.
  • J. Zheng, Y. Cai, Yuan Wu, and X. Shen, “Dynamic Computation Offloading for Mobile Cloud Computing, A Stochastic Game Theoretic Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 771-786, April 2019.
  • Yuan Wu, X. Wang, L. Qian, and K. Ni, “Resource-Efficient NOMA Transmission via Joint Bandwidth and Rate Allocations,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 23, no.2, pp. 318-321, Feb. 2019.
  • Yuan Wu,K. Ni, C. Zhang, L. Qian, and D.H.K. Tsang, “NOMA Assisted Multi-Access Mobile Edge Computing: A Joint Optimization of Computation Offloading and Time Allocation,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 67, no. 12, pp. 12244-12258, Dec. 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, X. Yang, L. Qian, L. Huang, and X. Shen, “Optimal Dual-Connectivity Traffic Offloading in Energy-Harvesting Small-Cell Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 1041-1058, Dec. 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, H. Mao, X. Yang, and X. Shen, “Optimal Power Allocation and Scheduling for Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access Relay-Assisted Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 17, no. 11, pp. 2591-2606, Nov. 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, H. Mao, K. Ni, X. Feng, L. Qian, L. Huang, and Z. Shi, “Resource Optimization for Downlink Non-orthogonal Multiple Access Systems: A Joint Channel Bandwidth and Power Allocations Approach,” IET Communications, vol. 12, no .19, pp.2429-2437, Nov. 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, Y. He, L. Qian, J. Huang, and X. Shen, “Optimal Resource Allocations for Mobile Data Offloading via Dual-Connectivity,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 17, no. 10, pp. 2349-2365, Oct. 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, H. Mao, X. Yang, H. Zhou, X. Tan, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Secrecy-Driven Resource Management for Vehicular Computation-Offloading Networks,” IEEE Network, vol. 32, no. 3, pp. 84-91, June 2018.
  • X. Yang, X. Wang, Yuan Wu, L. Qian, W. Lu, H. Zhou, “Small-Cell Assisted Secure Traffic Offloading for Narrow-Band Internet of Thing (NB-IoT) Systems,” IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 1516-1526, June. 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, L. Huang, and X. Shen, “Optimal Relay Selection and Power Control for Energy-Harvesting Wireless Relay Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 471-481, June 2018.
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, J. Zheng, H. Zhou and X. Shen, “Green-Oriented Traffic Offloading through Dual-Connectivity in Future Heterogeneous Small-Cell Networks,” IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 56, no . 5, pp. 140-147, May 2018.
  • C. Yu, L. Yu, Yuan Wu, Y. He, “Transmit-Power Minimization for NOMA-enabled Traffic Offloading with Security Provisioning,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 22, no. 5, pp. 986-989, Feb. 2018
  • L. Qian, Yuan Wu, H. Zhou, and X. Shen, “Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access Vehicular Small Cell Networks: Architecture and Solution,” IEEE Network, vol. 31, no. 4, pp. 15-21, Dec 2017.
  • L. Qian, Yuan Wu, H. Zhou, and X. Shen, “Joint Uplink Base Station Association and Power Control for Small-Cell Networks with Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 9, pp. 5567-5582, Sept. 2017.
  • Yuan Wu, J. Zheng, K. Guo, L. Qian, X. Shen, and Y. Cai, “Joint Traffic Scheduling and Resource Allocations for Traffic Offloading with Secrecy-Provisioning”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 9, pp. 8315-8332, Sept. 2017.
  • J. Zheng, Yuan Wu, N Zhang, H Zhou, Y. Cai, and X. Shen, “Optimal Power Control in Ultra-Dense Small Cell Networks: A Game-Theoretic Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 16, no. 7, pp. 4139-4150, July 2017.
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, “Energy-Efficient NOMA-enabled Traffic Offloading via Dual-Connectivity in Small-Cell Networks,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 21, no. 7, pp. 1605-1608, July 2017. (Top-ten downloaded in April 2017)
  • L. Qian, Yuan Wu,  H. Zhou, and X. Shen, “Dynamic cell association for Non-orthogonal Multiple-access V2S networks,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 35, no. 10, pp. 2342-2356, 2017.
  • X. Tan, Yuan Wu,, D.H.K. Tang, “A Stochastic Shortest Path Framework for Quantifying the Value and Lifetime of Battery Energy Storage Under Dynamic Pricing,” IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 769-778, March 2017.
  • C. Yu, L. Yu, Yuan Wu, Y. He, and Q. Lu, “Uplink scheduling and link adaptation for narrowband Internet of Things systems,” IEEE Access, vol. 5, 1724-1734, Feb. 2017. (ESI Highly Cited Paper)
  • Yuan Wu, J. Chen, L. Qian, J. Huang, and X. Shen, “Energy-Aware Cooperative Traffic Offloading via Device-to-Device Cooperations: An Analytical Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 97-114, Jan. 2017. (ESI Highly Cited Paper)
  • Yuan Wu, K. Guo, J. Huang, and X. Shen, “Secrecy-based Energy-Efficient Data Offloading via Dual-Connectivity over Unlicensed Spectrums,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 34, no. 12, pp. 3252-3270, Dec. 2016.
  • X. Tan, Yuan Wu,, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Pareto Optimal Operation of Distributed Battery Energy Storage Systems for Energy Arbitrage under Dynamic Pricing,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 27, no. 7, pp. 2103-2115, July 2016.
  • L. Qian, Yuan Wu, J. Wang, and W. Zhang, “Energy-Efficient Distributed User Scheduling in Relay-Assisted Cellular Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 6, pp. 4060-4073, June. 2016.
  • Yuan Wu, X. Tan, L. Qian, D.H.K. Tsang, W.Z. Song, and L. Yu, “Optimal Pricing and Energy Scheduling for Hybrid Energy Trading Market in Future Smart Grid,” IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 11, no. 6, 1585-1596, Dec. 2015.
  • Yuan Wu, J. Wang, L. Qian, and R. Schober, “Optimal Power Control for Energy Efficient D2D Communication and Its Distributed Implementation,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 815-818, Feb. 2015.
  • Yuan Wu, Q. Zhu, J. Huang, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Revenue Sharing based Resource Allocation for Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 32, no. 11, pp. 2280-2297, Nov. 2014.
  • Yuan Wu, W.Z. Song, “Cooperative Resource Sharing and Pricing for Proactive Dynamic Spectrum Access via Nash Bargaining Solution,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 24, no. 11, pp. 2804-2817, 2014.
  • L. Qian, Yuan Wu, Q. Chen, “Transmit Power Minimization for Outage-Constrained Relay Selection over Rayleigh-Fading Channels,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 18, no. 8, pp. 1383-1386, 2014.
  • Yuan Wu, V.K.N. Lau, D.H.K. Tsang, L. Qian, L. Meng, “Optimal Energy Scheduling for Residential Smart Grid with Centralized Renewable Energy Source”, IEEE Systems Journal, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 562-576, June 2013.
  • L. Qian, Y.J. Zhang, J. Huang, and Yuan Wu, “Demand Response Management via Real-Time Electricity Price Control in Smart Grids,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 31, no. 7, pp. 1268-1280, 2013. (ESI Highly Cited Paper)
  • L. Qian, Y.J. Zhang, Yuan Wu, and J. Chen, “Joint Base Station Association and Power Control via Benders’ Decomposition,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 1651-1665, 2013.
  • L. Qian, Yuan Wu, S. Zhang, Q. Chen, “Pareto Optimal Power Control via Bisection Searching in Wireless Networks,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 709-712, 2013.
  • Yuan Wu, V.K.N. Lau, D.H.K. Tsang, and L. Qian, “Energy-Efficient Delay-Constrained Transmission and Sensing for Cognitive Radio Systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 61, no7, pp. 3100-3113, Sept. 2012.
  • Yuan Wu, D.H.K. Tsang, L. Qian and L. Meng, “Sensing Based Joint Rate and Power Allocations for Cognitive Radio Systems”, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 1, no.2, pp. 113-116, April 2012.
  • Yuan Wu, D.H.K. Tsang, “Energy-Efficient Spectrum Sensing and Transmission for Cognitive Radio System”, IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 545-547, May 2011.
  • Yuan Wu, T. Zhang, D.H.K. Tsang, “Joint Pricing and Power Allocation for Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks with Stackelberg Game Model”, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 12-19, Jan. 2011.

Conference papers:

  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, X. Yang, J. Zheng, H. Zhou, and X.S Shen, “Dual-Connectivity Enabled Traffic Offloading via Small Cells Powered by Energy-Harvesting,” in Proc. of IEEE Global Communications Conference, GLOBECOM’2017, Singapore, Dec. 4-8, 2017. (IEEE TCGCC 2017 Best Paper Award)
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, and X. Shen, “Optimal Relay Selection and Power Control for Energy-Harvesting Wireless Relay Networks,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’2017, Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017.
  • H. Chai, L. Qian, Yuan Wu, H. Zhou, W. Lu, J. Zheng, C. Yu, “Backhaul-Aware Optimal Access Selection for Traffic Offloading in Small-Cell Networks,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’2017, Workshop on 5G Ultra Dense Networks, Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017.
  • Yuan Wu, L. Qian, H. Mao, W. Lu, H. Zhou, and C. Yu, “Joint Channel Bandwidth and Power Allocations for Downlink Non-orthogonal Multiple Access Systems,” in Proc. of IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, Canada, Sept. 24-27, 2017.
  • Y. Yan, L. Qian, Yuan Wu, and W. Lu, “Optimal Resource Allocation for Data Offloading in Energy-harvesting Small-Cell Networks,” in Proc. of IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2017-Fall, Toronto, Canada, Sept. 24-27, 2017.
  • Yuan Wu, H. Chai, L. Qian, W. Lu, Q. Zhao, C. Yu, “Energy-Aware Optimal Data Offloading over Unlicensed Spectrums,” in Proc. of IEEE 84th Vehicular Technology Conference: VTC2016-Fall, Montreal Canada, Sept. 18-21, 2016
  • Yuan Wu, Y. He, L. Qian, and X. Shen, “Traffic Scheduling and Power Allocations for Mobile Data Offloading via Dual-Connectivity” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 23-27, 2016. (IEEE ICC2016 Best Paper Award)
  • J. Zheng, Y. Cai, Yuan Wu, and X. Shen “Stochastic Computation Offloading Game for Mobile Cloud Computing,” in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Communications in China, ICCC’2016, Chengdu, China, July 27-29, 2016.
  • Yuan Wu, J. Zheng, K. Guo, L. Qian, X. Shen, Y. Cai, “Secrecy Guaranteed Optimal Traffic Offloading via Dual-Connectivity in Small Cell Networks” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing, WCSP’2016, Yangzhou, P.R. China, Oct 13-15, 2016. (WCSP2016’ Best Paper Award)
  • W. Xu, Yuan Wu, H. Zhou, Y. Bi, N. Cheng, X. Shen, “Ti-Fi: Terminal-to-Terminal Communication incorporated Wi-Fi Offloading,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing, WCSP’2016, Yangzhou, P.R. China, Oct 13-15, 2016.
  • Yuan Wu, K. Guo, L. Qian, J. Wang, and W. Lu, “Joint Access-Selection and Power Allocation for Mobile Data Offloading in Cellular Networks,” in Proc. of 12th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference IWCMC’2016, Cyprus, Sept 5-9, 2016.
  • J. Chen, Yuan Wu, L. Qian, W. Lu, and X. Qiu, “Joint Access-Selection and Power Allocation for Spectrum Sharing Cognitive Radio Networks,” in Proc. of the 84th IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2016-Spring), Nanjing, China, May 15-18, 2016.
  • T. Liu, X. Tan, B. Sun, Yuan Wu, X. Guan, and D.HK Tsang, “Energy management of cooperative microgrids with P2P energy sharing in distribution networks,” Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications SmartGridComm’2015. Miami USA, Nov 2-5, 2015
  • Yuan Wu, J. Wang, L. Qian, and R. Schober, “Energy-Aware Revenue Optimization for Cellular Networks via Device-to-Device Communication,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’2015, London, United Kingdom, June 8-12, 2015.
  • Yuan Wu, Y. He, L. Qian, and B. Ji “Energy-Aware Spectrum Sharing for Dynamic Spectrum Access via Monotonic Optimization,” in Proc. of the IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’2015 (Workshop on MIMO and Cognitive Radio Technologies in Multi-hop Network), London, United Kingdom, June 8-12, 2015.
  • Yuan Wu, X. Tan, L. Qian, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Optimal Management of Local Energy Trading in Future Smart Microgrid via Pricing,” in Proc. of the fourth IEEE workshop on Smart Data Pricing, Workshop of IEEE INFOCOM’2015, Hong Kong, April 27, 2015.
  • L. Qian, H. Wu, Yuan Wu “Optimal power control for DF cooperative transmission over Rayleigh-fading channels,” in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Communications in China, ICCC’2015, ShenZhen, China, 2015.
  • X. Tan, Yuan Wu, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Optimal energy trading with battery energy storage under dynamic pricing,” in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications SmartGridComm’2014, Venice, Italy, Nov. 3-6, 2014.
  • L. Qian, C. Qian, Yuan Wu, and Q. Chen, “Power Controlled System Revenue Maximization in Large-scale Heterogeneous Cellular Networks,” in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC’2014, Sydney, Australia, June 10-13, 2014.
  • L. Zhao, W.Z. Song, L. Tong, Yuan Wu, and J. Yang, “Topology identification in smart grid with limited measurements via convex optimization,” in Proc. of IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies-Asia (ISGT Asia), Malaysia, May 20-23, 2014. (ISGT-Asia’2014 Best Student Paper Award)
  • R. Zhang, Yuan Wu, W. Zhang, L. Yu, and W. Song, “Two-sided Energy Scheduling Algorithm for Smart Grid with Storage Cost,” in Proc. of 2013 International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing, WCSP’2013, Hangzhou, P.R. China, Oct. 24-26, 2013.
  • X. Tan, Yuan Wu, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Economic Analysis of Lifetime-Constrained Battery Storage under Dynamic Pricing,” in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications SmartGridComm’2013, Vancouver, Canada, Oct. 21-24, 2013.
  • Q. Zhu, Yuan Wu, D.H.K. Tsang, and H. Peng, “Cooperative Spectrum Sharing in Cognitive Radio Networks with Proactive Primary System,” in Proc. of IEEE 2st International Conference on Communications in China, ICCC’2013, Xian, China, August 15-18, 2013.
  • Yuan Wu, V.K.N. Lau, D.H.K.Tsang, and L. Qian, “Energy-Efficient Transmission Strategy for Cognitive Radio Systems,”  in Proc. of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking, WCNC’2012, Workshop on Future Green Communications, Paris, France, April 1-4, 2012.
  • Yuan Wu, D.H.K. Tsang, L. Qian, and L. Meng, “Network-Welfare Maximization for Cognitive Radio Networks via Optimal Matching”, in Proc. ofIEEE 1st International Conference on Communications in China, ICCC’2012, Beijing, China, August 15-18, 2012.
  • Yuan Wu, H. Kim, P. Hande, M. Chiang, and D.H.K. Tsang, “Revenue Sharing among ISPs in Two-Sided Markets”, in Proc. of IEEE 30th Conference on Computer Communication, INFOCOM’2011, Shanghai, P.R. China, April. 10-15, 2011.
  • Yuan Wu, P. Hande, M. Chiang, and D.H.K. Tsang, “QoS-Revenue Tradeoff with Time-Constrained ISP Pricing”, in Proc. of IEEE 18th International Workshop on Quality of Service, IWQoS’2010, Beijing, P.R. China, June 16-18, 2010.
  • Yuan Wu, and D.H.K.Tsang,“Joint Rate Allocation, Routing and Spectrum Sharing for Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks with Imperfect Spectrum Sensing,” in Proc. of International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference IWCMC’2010, Caen, France, June 28-July 2, 2010.
  • Yuan Wu, D.H.K. Tsang, “Distributed Power Allocation Algorithm for Spectrum Sharing Cognitive Radio Networks with QoS Guarantee”, in Proc. of IEEE 28th Conference on Computer Communications, INFOCOM’2009, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, April 19-25, 2009.

Professional Affiliations

  • Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA
  • Senior Member of China Computer Federation (CCF), China
  • Member of China Institute of Electronics
  • Member of China Institute of Communications
  • Member of China Association of Automation

Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Macau, E11
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,
Macau, China

Room: N21-1015d
Telephone: (853) 8822-4395
Fax: (853) 8822-2426
Email: yuanwu