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Defeng Huang

Professor David Huang

Professor
Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, School of

Contact details
Address
School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering
The University of Western Australia (M018)
35 Stirling Highway
CRAWLEY WA 6009
Australia
Phone
+61 8 6488 1543
Fax
+61 8 6488 1065
Email
david.huang@uwa.edu.au
Qualifications
BE ME Tsinghua, PhD HKUST
Biography
2004 Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), P. R. China

1999 Master of Engineering in Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, P. R. China

1996 Bachelor of Engineering in Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, P. R. China
Key research
Digital Communications, Signal Processing
Publications
Book Chapter
1. L. Jin, D. Huang, L. Zou and Y. Zhang, “Cognitive Acoustics: A Way to Extend the Lifetime of Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks,” in Cognitive Communications: Distributed Artificial Intelligence, Regulatory Policy & Economics, Implementation, pp. 395-416, John Wiley & Sons, 2012.

Journal Papers
2. F. Juwono, Q. Guo, Y. Chen, L. Xu, D. Huang, and K. P. Wong, “Linear combining of nonlinear preprocessors for OFDM-based power-line communications,” IEEE Trans. Smart Grid, accepted, 2015.
3. L. Xu, D. Huang, and Y. J. Guo, “Robust Blind Learning Algorithm for Nonlinear Equalization Using Input Decision Information,” IEEE Trans. Neural Networks and Learning Systems, accepted.
4. M. Jin, Q. Guo, J. Xi, Y. Li, Y. Yu, and D. Huang, “Spectrum Sensing Using Weighted Covariance Matrix in Rayleigh Fading Channels,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, accepted.
5. C. Wang, J. Yin, D. Huang, and A. Zielinski, “Experimental demonstration of differential OFDM underwater acoustic communication with acoustic vector sensor,” Applied Acoustics, pp. 1-5, Apr. 2015.
6. T. Weng, Y. Zhao, M. Small, and D. Huang, “Time-series analysis of networks: Exploring the structure with random walk,” Physical review E., 022804-1 – 8, 2014.
7. K. Le and D. Huang, "Exact analysis of down-link capacity employing opportunistic feedback and maximal ratio transmission (MRT) in Rayleigh fading environments," IET Communications, pp. 2684 – 2692, Oct. 2014.
8. S. Tong, D. Huang, Q. Guo, J. Xi, and Y. Yu, "Low Complexity Optimal Soft-Input Soft-Output Demodulation of MSK Based on Factor Graph," IEEE Commun. Letters, pp. 1139 – 1142, Jul. 2014.
9. Q. Guo, D. Huang, S. Nordholm, J. Xi, and Li Ping "Soft-in Soft-out Detection with Partial Gaussian Approximation," IEEE Access, pp. 427 – 436, vol. 2, 2014.
10. S. Wu, L. Kuang, Z. Ni, J. Lu, D. Huang, and Q. Guo, “Low-Complexity Iterative Detection for Large-Scale Multiuser MIMO-OFDM Systems Using Approximate Message Passing,” IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, vol. 8, no. 5, pp. 902-915, Oct. 2014.
11. F. Juwono, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and K. P. Wong, “Deep Clipping for Impulsive Noise Mitigation in OFDM-based Power Line Communications," IEEE Trans. Power Delivery, vol. 20, no. 3, pp. 1335-1343, Jun. 2014.
12. H. Li, Q. Guo, and D. Huang, “Improved Opportunistic Feedback with Multiuser Diversity for Wireless Systems with Finite Queue,” IET Communications, vol. 8, no. 6 pp. 852-859, Jun. 2014.
13. Y. Zhao, T. Weng, and D. Huang, “Levy walk in complex networks: an efficient way of mobility,” Physical A, vol. 396, pp. 212-223, Feb. 2014.
14. J. Yang, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “A Factor Graph Approach to Exploiting Cyclic Prefix for Equalization in OFDM Systems,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 61, no. 12, pp.4972-4983, Dec. 2013.
15. L. Xu, J. Chen, D. Huang, J. Lu, and L. Fang, “Analysis of Boundedness and Convergence of Online Gradient Method for Two-layer Feedforward Neural Networks,” IEEE Trans. Neural Networks and Learning Systems, vol. 24, no. 8, pp. 1327-1338, Aug. 2013.
16. Q. Guo, D. Huang, S. Nordholm, J. Xi, and Y. Yu, “Iterative Frequency Domain Equalization with Generalized Approximate Message Passing,” IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 559- 562, Jun. 2013.
17. L. Jin and D. Huang, “A Slotted CSMA Based Reinforcement Learning Approach for Extending the Lifetime of Underwater Acoustic Wireless Sensor Networks Computer Communications,” Computer Communications, vol. 36, no. 9, pp. 1094-1099, May 2013.
18. C. Chen, N. Ding, Y. Wang, Y. Chen, X. Zeng, J. Lin, and D. Huang, “Accurate Sampling Timing Acquisition for Baseband OFDM Power-line Communication in Non-Gaussian Noise,” IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 61, no. 4, pp. 1608-1620, Apr. 2013.
19. Y. Chen, X. Chen, Z. Guo, X. Zeng, and D. Huang, “A 1.5 Gb/s highly parallel turbo decoder for 3GPP LTE/LTE-Advanced,” IEICE Trans. Commun., vol. E96-B, no. 5, pp. 1211-1214, May 2013.
20. H. Li, Q. Guo, D. Huang and Y. Zhang, “User Identification for Opportunistic OFDM based Multiuser Wireless Communications,” IEEE Trans. Vehicular Technology, vol. 61, no. 4., pp. 1673-1684, May 2012.
21. H. Li, Q. Guo and D. Huang, “Throughput Analysis of Opportunistic Feedback for Downlink Multiuser Diversity with Capture Effect,” IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 44-46, Jan. 2012.
22. Q. Guo and D. Huang, “EM based joint channel estimation and detection using Gaussian message passing,” IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 59, no. 8, pp. 4030-4035, Aug. 2011.
23. Q. Guo and D. Huang, “A frequency domain state-space approach to LS estimation and its application in turbo equalization,” IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 59, no. 7, pp. 3288-3300, Jul. 2011.
24. Q. Guo and D. Huang, “A concise representation for the soft-in soft-out LMMSE detector,” IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 566-568, May 2011.
25. D. Peng, Y. Xiang, and D. Huang, “Estimation of Basis Frequencies for Time-Varying SIMO Channels: A Second-Order Method,” IEEE Trans. Signal Processing, vol. 58, no. 8, pp. 4026-4039, Aug. 2010.
26. Q. Guo and D. Huang, “GMP-Based Channel Estimation for Single-Carrier Transmissions over Doubly Selective Channels,” IEEE Signal Processing Lett., vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 8-11, Jan. 2010.
27. Q. Guo, L. Ping, and D. Huang, “A Low-Complexity Iterative Channel Estimation and Detection Technique for Doubly Selective Channels,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 8, no. 8, pp. 4340-4349, Aug. 2009.
28. J. Foo and D. Huang, “Multi-user diversity with capture for wireless networks: protocol and performance analysis,” IEEE J. Sel. Areas Comm., vol. 26, no. 8, pp. 1386-1396, Oct. 2008.
29. B. Zhu, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “Enhanced verification based decoding for packet-based LDPC codes,” IEEE Commun. Lett., vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 136-138, Feb. 2008.
30. S. Li, D. Huang, K. B. Letaief, and Z. Zhou, “Pre-DFT processing for MIMO-OFDM systems with space-time-frequency coding,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, no. 11, pp. 4176-4182, Nov. 2007.
31. S. Li, D. Huang, K. B. Letaief, and Z. Zhou, “Multi-stage beamforming for coded OFDM with multiple transmit and multiple receive antennas,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 959-969, Mar. 2007.
32. D. Huang and K. B. Letaief, "Enhanced carrier frequency offset estimation for OFDM using channel side information," IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 5, no. 10, pp. 2784-2793, Oct. 2006.
33. D. Huang and K. B. Letaief, "Carrier frequency offset estimation for OFDM systems using null sub-carriers," IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 54, no. 5, pp. 813-823, May 2006.
34. D. Huang and K. B. Letaief, "An interference cancellation scheme for carrier frequency offsets correction in OFDMA systems," IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 53, no. 7, pp. 1155-1165, Jul. 2005.
35. D. Huang, K. B. Letaief, and J. Lu, "Bit interleaved time-frequency coded modulation for OFDM systems over time-varying channels," IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 53, no. 7, pp. 1191-1199, Jul. 2005.
36. D. Huang and K. B. Letaief, "Pre-DFT processing using eigen-analysis for coded OFDM with multiple receive antennas," IEEE Trans. Commun., vol. 52, no. 11, pp. 2019-2027, Nov. 2004.
37. D. Huang, K. B. Letaief, and J. Lu, "A receive space diversity architecture for OFDM systems using orthogonal designs," IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 992-1002, May 2004.
38. D. Huang and K. B. Letaief, "Symbol based space diversity for coded OFDM systems," IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 117-127, Jan. 2004.

Conference Papers

39. F. Juwono, Q. Guo, D. Huang, K. P. Wong, and L. Xu, “Impulsive noise detection in PLC with Smoothed L0-Norm,” IEEE ICASSP 2015, Brisbane, 19-24 Apr. 2015.
40. L. Fang, L. Xu, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “A low complexity iterative soft-decision feedback MMSE-PIC detection algorithm for massive MIMO,” IEEE ICASSP 2015, Brisbane, 19-24 Apr. 2015.
41. L. Fang, L. Xu, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “A Hybrid Iterative MIMO Detection Algorithm: Partial Gaussian Approach with Integer Programming,” IEEE ICCC/CIC 2014, Shanghai, 13-15 Oct. 2014.
42. J. Yang, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “Exploiting Cyclic Prefix for Joint Detection, Decoding and Channel Estimation in OFDM via EM Algorithm and Message Passing,” ICC 2014, Sydney, Jun. 10-14, 2014.
43. S. Wu, L. Kuang, Z. Ni, J. Lu, D. Huang, and Q. Guo, “Expectation Propagation Approach to Joint Channel Estimation and Decoding for OFDM Systems,” ICASSP 2014, Florence, May 4-9, 2014.
44. S. Wu, L. Kuang, Z. Ni, J. Lu, D. Huang, and Q. Guo, “Expectation Propagation Based Iterative Groupwise Detection for Large-Scale Multiuser MIMO-OFDM Systems,” WCNC 2014, Istanbul, Apr. 6-9, 2014.
45. L. Zou, D. Huang, and R. Togneri, “A Neural-Q-Learning Based Approach for Delay Tolerant Underwater Acoustic Wireless Sensor Networks,” CCSCI 2014, Toronto, Canada, Jan. 10-12, 2014.
46. Y. Chen, Q. Zhang, Y. Ge, Y. Hu, J. Chen, N. Ding, X. Zeng, and D. Huang, “Algorithm and VLSI Architecture of Channel Estimation Impaired by Impulsive Noise in PLC”, The IEEE 56th Intl Midwest Symposium on Circuits & Systems (MWSCAS 2013), Columbus, Ohio from August 4-7, pp. 932-935, 2013.
47. L. Zou, D. Huang, and R. Togneri, “A Q-Learning Based Approach for Delay Tolerant Underwater Acoustic Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Asia Pacific Wireless Communications Symposium 2013, Seoul, Korea, Aug. 22-23, pp. 1-5, 2013.
48. J. Yang, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “Enhanced Data Estimation in OFDM Systems Using Factor Graph,” WCSP 2013, Hangzhou, Oct. 24-26, pp. 1-5, 2013.
49. L. Xu, J. Chen, Y. Zhan, J. Lu, and D. Huang, “Robust Blind Channel Equalization Based on Input Decision Information,” WCSP 2013, Hangzhou, Oct. 24-26, pp. 1-6, 2013.
50. F. Juwono, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and K. P. Wong, “Joint Peak Amplitude and Impulsive Noise Clippings in OFDM-based Power Line Communications,” APCC 2013, Bali Island, Aug. 29-31, 2013.
51. J. Yang, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “Exploiting Cyclic Prefix in Turbo FDE Systems Using Factor Graph,” in Proc. WCNC 2013, Shanghai, Apr. 7-10, pp. 2536-2541, 2013.
52. L. Fang, Q. Guo, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “A Low Cost Soft Mapper for Turbo Equalization with High Order Modulation,” in Proc. ISOCC 2012, Jeju, Korea, pp. 305-308, Nov. 4-7, 2012.
53. Q. Guo, L. Fang, D. Huang, and S. Nordholm, “A Soft-in Soft-out Detection Approach Using Partial Gaussian Approximation,” in Proc. WCSP 2012, HuangShan, Oct. 25-27.
54. H. Li, Q. Guo, L. Fang, and D. Huang, “Fairness and Capacity Analysis of Opportunistic Feedback Protocol with Proportional Fair or Maximum Throughput Scheduling,” in Proc. WCSP 2012, HuangShan, Oct. 25-27.
55. H. Li, Q. Guo, L. Fang, and D. Huang, “Multiuser Diversity with Capture in OFDMA Systems with Clustered Feedback,” in Proc. WCSP 2012, HuangShan, Oct. 25-27.
56. T.-U. I. Khandoker, L. Fang, D. Huang, and V. Sreeram, “A Robust Time Synchronization Approach for Underwater Networks with Inconsistent Timestamps,” Proc. ISCIT 2012, Gold Coast, pp. 1086-1091, 2-5 Oct. 2012.
57. T.-U. I. Khandoker, D. Huang, and V. Sreeram, “A Low Complexity Linear Regression Approach to Time Synchronization in Underwater Networks,” in Proc. International Conf. on Infor., Commun. and Signal Processing 2011, Singapore, pp. 1-5, Dec. 13-16, 2011.
58. B. Zhu, D. Huang, S. Nordholm, and Y. Zhang, “Performance Analysis of Enhanced Verification-based Decoding for Packet-based LDPC Codes over Binary Symmetric Channel,” in Proc. IEEE Globecom 2011, pp. 1-6, Dec. 3-7, Houston, 2011.
59. L. Hang, Q. Guo, Y. Li, and D. Huang, “A Simplified User Identification Approach for Multi-user Diversity with Enhanced Throughput,” in Proc. IEEE Globecom 2011, pp.1-5, Dec. 3-7, Houston, 2011.
Funding received
1. ARC Discovery Project (2014 – 2016), DP140100522, $385,000
“Signal Processing for Reconfigurable Antennas - a Multidisciplinary Approach for Next Generation Wireless Communications,”
2. UWA Research Collaboration Awards 2014, $10,000
“Security assessment and frequency enhancement of smart grid”
3. ARC Discovery Project (2011 – 2013), DP110100736, $520,000
“Increasing the range and rate of underwater acoustic communication systems using multi hop relay”
4. ARC Discovery Project (2010 – 2012), DP1093000, $255,000
“Designing Bandwidth Efficient High Speed Underwater Acoustic Communication Systems with Block by Block Turbo Processing”
5. ARC Discovery Project (2008 – 2010), DP0877616, $216,000
“Semi contention based multi user diversity: a new way to increase throughput of wireless communications”
6. UWA Research Development Awards 2010, $30,916
“Building a Digital Signal Processing Platform for High-speed Underwater Acoustic Communications”
7. UWA Research Grant (2007), $24,858
“Emulation of orthogonal frequency division multiplexing based broadband wireless network with multi-user diversity”
8. WUN (Worldwide Universities Network) Research Development Fund, 2010, £10,000
“WUN CogCom”
9. UWA Research Collaboration Awards 2009, Second Round, $5,000
“Extending the Lifetime of Underwater Sensor Networks through Cognitive Acoustics”
10.UWA Research Collaboration Awards 2009, First Round, Merit Award, $2,000
“A cognitive multi-hop approach for high-speed underwater acoustic communications”
Languages
English
Chinese
Teaching
1. ELEC5501 Advanced Communications (since 2014)
2. ELEC4402 Communication Systems (since 2013)
3. ELEC4404 Signal Processing (2016)
4. ENSC2001 Motion (2014)
5. ELEC3302/ENGT3302 Communication Systems (2006 - 2008, 2012 - 2014)
6. ELEC4301 Digital Communications and Networking (2008 - 2013)
7. ELEC3306 Signals and Systems 3 (2012, 2013)
8. ELEC8317/ENGT8311/AWC602 Advanced Wireless Communications (2005 - 2011)
9. ELEC2300 Circuits and Electronic Systems 2 (2009, 2010)
10. ELEC2305 Signals and Systems 2 (2008)
11. ELEC4341 Wireless Communications (2007, 2008)
12. ENGT4310 Information Network Design (2006)
13. Programming with Specification and Description Language (1999, 2000, at Tsinghua University)
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