Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The University of Kansas
2028 EATON Hall
1520 West 15th Street
Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
251 Nichols Hall
2335 Irving Hill Road
Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
Phone: (785) 864-4635
Ph.D., Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering;
Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA.
B.S., Dept. of Electronic Engineering (highest honor)
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.
Lingjia Liu received the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Electronic Engineering Department from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, and completed his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree at Texas A&M University in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He spent the summer of 2007 and spring of 2008 in the Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory. Prior to joining the EECS Department at the University of Kansas in 2011, he spent more than three years in the Standards Research Laboratory of Samsung Research America – Dallas where he got Global Samsung Best Paper Award twice (in 2008 and 2010 respectively). He was a leading delegate from Samsung on downlink MIMO, Coordinated Multipoint (CoMP) transmission/reception, and Heterogeneous Network (HetNet) in 3GPP RAN1. He was elected as the New Faces of Engineering 2011 by the Diversity Council of the National Engineers Week Foundation and was recognized during the 2011 National Asian American Engineers of the Year Awards Banquet in Seattle (News Release in Dallas Morning News).
Lingjia Liu is a member of the Phi Kappa Phi honor society and a member of IEEE. He is currently serving as an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, and as Associate Editors for the EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking as well as Wiley's International Journal on Communication Systems. He is also serving on editorial board of Cyber Journals: Journal of Selected Areas in Telecommunications (JSAT) as well as Hans Journal of Wireless Communications. He is co-editor of special issues of several journals.
Lingjia Liu has 15+ journal publications, 25+ conference papers, 30+ US patent applications, 10+ essential intellectual property rights (IPRs), and numerous technical contributions to major wireless standards including both 3GPP LTE/LTE-Advanced and IEEE 802.16m.
Available positions: research assistant positions are available in Fall 2014 for self-motivated Ph.D. students who are interested in conducting research on the topic of cognitive radio networks (click for details).
February 28, 2014: Dr. Liu will given an invited talk at the Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Department at the University of Missouri - Kansas City on the topic of ``Energy-Efficient Design for Delay-Sensitive Traffic over Wireless Systems".
February 13, 2014: Dr. Liu will give an invited talk at IEEE Kansas City Chapter on 3GPP LTE/LTE-Advanced Systems. The detailed information can be found here.
February 10, 2014: Dr. Liu has received a $200K research grant from U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL). The title of the grant is "Cooperative routing for dynamic aerial layer networks". Dr. Liu will serve as the sole Principal Investigator (PI) of this project and the project starts on February 10 2014.
February 07, 2014: The deadline for paper submission to the special issue on "Emerging Research in Internet of Things (IoT)" of Elsevier Journal of Computers & Electrical Engineering has been postponed to May 15th 2014.
January 31, 2014: The Lunar New Year of 2014 (Year of Horse) has arrived! Happy Lunar New Year of 2014.
January 21, 2014: Dr. Liu will be teaching EECS 865: Wireless Communication Systems this Spring semester!
January 20, 2014: Rachad Atat joined our group as a Ph.D. student. Rachad was selected for the prestigious School of Engineering Fellowship. Welcome abroad Rachad!
January 01, 2014: Our paper on "Device-to-Device Communications in Cellular Networks" has been published in IEEE COMSOC MMTC E-Letter. The full paper can be accessed here.
December 13, 2013: Dr. Liu served as the TPC Co-Chair of the Second International Workshop on Emerging Technologies for LTE-Advanced and Beyond-4G in conjunction of IEEE GLOBECOM 2013.
December 04, 2013: Dr. Liu got five USRP N210 from Air Force Research Laboratory as a part of the on-going collaboration with AFRL on Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks.
More news can be found HERE.