Fan Pingzhi
Course Teaching:

Modelling & Simulation of Communication Systems

Research Direction:

Broadband wireless communications under high mobility scenarios

Signal design & applications

Information theory & coding

Radio resource management

Pingzhi Fan received his PhD degree in Electronic Engineering from the Hull University, UK. He is a fellow of IEEE, IET, CIE and CIC, and currently a professor and director of the Institute of Mobile Communications, Southwest Jiaotong University, PRC. He is a recipient of the UK ORS Award, the Outstanding Young Scientist Award by NSFC, and the chief scientist of a National 973 research project. He served as general chair or TPC chair of a number of international conferences (including IWSDA & HMWC he founded), and is the guest editor-in-chief, guest editor or editorial member of several international journals. He is the founding chair of IEEE VTS BJ Chapter, founding chair of IEEE CD Section. He also served as a board member of IEEE Region 10, IET Council, and IET Asia-Pacific Region. He has over 200 research papers published in various academic English journals (IEEE/IEE/IEICE, etc), and 8 books published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd/RSP (1996), IEEE Press (2011, etc), Springer (2004) and Nova Science (2007), and is the inventor of 20 granted PCT and Chinese patents. His H-index is 31, and his top 10 publications have received over 2100 citations (Google Scholar).