Dr Gaojie Chen

Lecturer in Wireless Communication Systems
Contact Details

 

Department of Engineering
University Road | Leicester | LE1 7RH | UK

Email: gaojie.chen@leicester.ac.uk

Tel: +44 (0) 116 223 1019

Dr Gaojie Chen

Personal details

Dr. Gaojie Chen obtained the B. Eng. Degree in electrical information engineering and the B.Ec. Degree in international economics and trade from Northwest University, China, in 2006, and the M.Sc. (Hons.) and Ph.D. degrees in electrical and electronic engineering from Loughborough University, U.K., in 2008 and 2012, respectively. From 2008 to 2009, he was a Software Engineering with DTmobile, Beijing, China, and a Research Associate with the School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering, Loughborough University, from 2012 to 2013. Then he was a Research Fellow with the 5GIC, University of Surrey, U.K., from 2014 to 2015. Then he was a Research Fellow at the University of Oxford, U.K., from 2015 to 2018. He is currently a Lecturer at the University of Leicester, U.K. He also holds a Visiting Academic position at the University of Oxford. His current research interests include information theory, wireless communications, IoT, cognitive radio, secrecy communication and random geometric networks.

Education

  • BEng, B.E. Northwest University
  • MSc Loughborough University
  • PhD Loughborough University

Selected Publications

For my latest publication, please refer to my Google Scholar and ORCID.

  • J. Tang, J. Luo, M. Liu, D. So, E. Alsusa, G. Chen, K. Wang and J. A. Chambers, “Energy Efficiency Optimization for NOMA with SWIPT", to appear in IEEE JSTSP, 2019.
  • J. Luo,  J. Tang, D. So, G. Chen, K. Cumanan and J. A. Chambers, “A Deep Learning-Based Approach to Power Minimization in Multi-Carrier NOMA with SWIPT", to appear in IEEE ACCESS, 2019.
  • L. Ge, Y. Zhang, G. Chen, J. Tong, Compression Based LMMSE Channel Estimation with Adaptive Sparsity for Massive MIMO in 5G Systems", to appear in IEEE Systems Journal, 2019.
  • K. Lai,  L. Wen, L. Jing, G. Chen, P. Xiao and A. Maaref, “Codeword Position Index based Sparse Code Multiple Access System", to appear in IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., 2018.
  • G. Chen, J. P. Coon, A. Mondal, B. Allen and J. A. Chambers, “Performance Analysis for Multi-Hop Full-Duplex IoT Networks Subject to Poisson Distributed Interferers", to appear in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2018.
  • K. Lai,  L. Wen, L. Jing, G. Chen, P. Xiao and A. Maaref, ``Secure Transmission with Interleaver for Uplink Sparse Code Multiple Access System", to appear in IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., 2018.
  • J. Tang, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, ``Joint coverage enhancement by power allocation in Poisson clustered out-of-band D2D networks", IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 67, no. 12, pp. 11537-11548, Dec. 2018.
  • S. Dang, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, "Outage Performance of Two-Hop OFDM With Index Modulation and Multi-Carrier Relay Selections," IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 926-929, Dec. 2018.
  • G. Chen, J. P. Coon and S. E. Tajbakhsh, “Secure Routing for Multi-Hop Ad Hoc Networks with Inhomogeneous Eavesdropper Clusters", IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 67, no. 11, pp. 10660-10670, Nov. 2018.
  • S. Dang, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, “Lexicographic Codebook Design for OFDM with Index Modulation",  IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 17, no. 12, pp. 8373-8387, Nov. 2018.
  • Y. Gong,  G. Chen* and T. Xie, “Using Buffers in Trust Aware Relay Selection Networks with Spatially Random Relays", IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 17, no. 9, pp. 5818-5826, Sep. 2018.
  • J. Tang, G. Chen*, J. P. Coon, Route selection based on connectivity-delay-trust in public safety networks", to appear in IEEE Systems Journal, 2018.

  • S. Dang, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, “Multicarrier Relay Selection for Full-Duplex Relay-Assisted OFDM D2D Systems",  IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 67, no. 8, pp. 7204-7218, Aug. 2018.

  • G. Chen, J. Tang and J. P. Coon, “Optimal Routing for Multi-Hop Social-Based D2D Communications in the Internet of Things”, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, Vol. 5, no. 3, pp. 1880-1889, June 2018.
  • S. Cho, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, ''Physical Layer Security in Visible Light Communication Systems with Randomly Located Colluding Eavesdroppers", IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 7, no. 5, pp. 768-771, Mar. 2018.
  • S. E. Tajbakhsh, J. P. Coon and G. Chen, “Network Coding for Physical Layer Secrecy”, IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 642-645, Aug. 2018.
  • J. Tang, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, “The Meta Distribution of the Secrecy Rate in the Presence of Randomly Located Eavesdroppers”, IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 7, no. 4, pp. 630-633, Aug. 2018.
  • S. Dang, J. P. Coon and G. Chen*, “Adaptive OFDM Index Modulation for TwoHop Relay-Assisted Networks”, IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 1923-1936, March 2018.
  • K. Lai, L. Jing, L. Wen, G. Chen and Wei Li, “Secure Transmission with Randomized Constellation Rotation for Downlink Sparse Code Multiple Access System”, IEEE Access, vol. 6, pp. 5049-5063, 2018.
  • S. Dang, J. P. Coon and G. Chen*, “Outage Performance of Two-Hop OFDM Systems with Spatially Random Decode-and-Forward Relays”,  IEEE Access, vol. 5, pp. 27514-27524, 2017.
  • S. Cho, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, “Securing Visible Light Communication Systems by Beamforming in the Presence of Randomly Distributed Eavesdroppers”, IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 17, no. 5, pp. 2918-2931, May 2018.
  • G. Chen, P. Xiao, James Kelly, Bin Li and R. Tafazolli, “Full-Duplex WirelessPowered Relay in Two Way Cooperative Networks”, IEEE Access, vol. 5, pp. 1548-1558, Jan. 2017.
  • G. Chen and J. P. Coon, “Secrecy Outage Analysis in Random Wireless Networks with Antenna Selection and User Ordering”, IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 334-337, June 2017.
  • S. Dang, J. P. Coon and G. Chen*, “Resource Allocation for Full-Duplex RelayAssisted Device-to-Device Multicarrier Systems”, IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 166-169, April 2017.
  • G. Chen, J. P. Coon and M. D. Renzo, “Secrecy Outage Analysis for Downlink Transmissions in the Presence of Randomly Located Eavesdroppers”, IEEE Trans. Inf. Forensics and Security, vol. 12, no. 5, pp. 1195-1206, May 2017.
  • S. Dang, G. Chen* and J. P. Coon, “Outage Performance Analysis of Full-Duplex Relay-Assisted Device-to-Device Systems in Uplink Cellular Networks”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 66, no. 5, pp. 4506-4510, May 2017.
  • Z. Tian, Y. Gong, G. Chen* and J. A. Chambers, “Buffer-aided Relay Selection with Reduced Packet Delay in Cooperative Networks”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 66, no. 3, pp. 2567-2575, Mar. 2017.
  • S. Dang, J. P. Coon and G. Chen, “An Equivalence Principle for OFDM-Based Combined Bulk/Per-Subcarrier Relay Selection over Equally Spatially Correlated Channels”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 66, no. 1, pp. 122-133, Jan. 2017
  • G. Chen, Y. Gong, P. Xiao and R. Tafazolli, “Dual Antenna Selection in SelfBackhauling Multiple Small Cell Networks”, IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 20, no. 8, pp. 1611-1614, Aug. 2016.
  • G. Chen, Y. Gong, P. Xiao and J. A. Chambers, “Dual Antenna Selection in Secure Cognitive Radio Networks”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 65, no. 10, pp. 7993-8002, Oct. 2016.
  • Z. Tian, Y. Gong, G. Chen*, Z. Chen and J. A. Chambers, “Buffer-Aided Link Selection with Network-Coding in Multi-Hop Networks”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 65, no. 9, pp. 7195-7206, Sep. 2016.
  • Z. Tian, G. Chen, Y. Gong, Z. Chen and J. A. Chambers, “Buffer-Aided Max-Link Relay Selection in Amplify-and-Forward Cooperative Networks”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 64, no. 2, pp. 553-565, Feb. 2015.
  • G. Chen, Y. Gong, P. Xiao and J. A. Chambers, “Physical Layer Network Security in the Full-Duplex Relay System”, IEEE Trans. Inf. Forensics and Security, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 574-583, Mar. 2015.
  • G. Chen, Z. Tian, Y. Gong and J. A. Chambers, “Max-Ratio Relay Selection in Secure Buffer-Aided Cooperative Wireless Networks”, IEEE Trans. Inf. Forensics and Security, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 917-927, Apr. 2014.
  • G. Chen, Z. Tian, Y. Gong and J. A. Chambers, “Decode-and-Forward BufferAided Relay Selection in Cognitive Relay Networks”, IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech., vol. 63, no. 9, pp. 4723-4728, Nov. 2014.
  • G. Chen, Y. Gong and J. A. Chambers, “Study of Relay Selection in a Multi-Cell Cognitive Network”, IEEE Wireless Commun. Lett., vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 435-438, Aug. 2013.

* denotes the corresponding author.

Patents

  • G. Chen, B. Li, J. R. Kelly, P. Xiao and R. Tafazolli, “Energy Harvesting in a Wireless Communication Network”, Filed by International Patent, Patent No. WO2016071686 A1, May 2016.

Research Expertise and Scholarly Interests

Research expertise and experience in Wireless Communications, covering:

  • 5G Communications
  • Physical Layer Secrecy
  • Visible Light Communications
  • Cognitive Radio Network
  • The Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Buffer-aided Cooperative Networks
  • Full Duplex Networks

Grants list

  • Co-investigator – 2018-2021, EPSRC project on “Communications Signal Processing Based Solutions for Massive Machine-to-Machine Networks (M3NETs)”, EP/R006377/1, £330K.
  • Research Equipment and Infrastructure Fund: ‘Massive MIMO software defined radio testbed for 5G and beyond’,  £244K.
  • Attend as RA  – 2015-2018, EPSRC project on “Spatially Embedded Networks”, EP/N002350/1.
  • Attend as RA  – 2014-2015, EU 7 Framework Programme project on “Full-duplex Radios for Local Access”, FP7/2007-2013 No.316369.
  • Attend as RA  – 2013-2014, EPSRC project on “Audio and Video-Based Speech Separation for Multiple Moving Sources Within a Room Environment”, EP/H049665/1.

Editorial Board

  • Associate Editor for IET Electronics Letters since 2018
  • Exemplary Reviewer of IEEE Wireless Communications Letters 2018

Technical Programme Committee

  • Technical Program Committee of the IEEE ICC, VTC and Globecom.

Teaching

  • CTGU01 Electronics 1
  • CTGU02 Electronics 2
  • CTGU03 Electrical Motors
  • CTGU13 Programming and Numerical Methods

Supervision/Co-supervision

PhD students:

  • Mr Chong Huang (Univerisity of Leicester)       2019-current
  • Mr Hequn Zhang (Univerisity of Leicester)       2018-current
  • Mr Sunghwan Cho (University of Oxford)         2016-current
  • Mr Jinchuan Tang (University of Oxford)           2015-current
  • Dr Shuping Dang (University of Oxford)           2015-2017
  • Dr Zhao Tian (Loughborough Univerisity)         2012-2015

Postdoc:

  • Dr Zaid Abdullah                   2018-current
  • Dr Lu Ge                               2018-current

 

I am looking for talented, self-motivated researchers to work on wireless communications. Being a researcher, you are expected to make an original contribution to knowledge as well as developing new ideas and improving understanding through this creation of new knowledge. If you're interested to feel free to contact me at gaojie.chen@leicester.ac.uk

Applications for PhD here.


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