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Dr Xinruo Zhang

Lecturer
School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (CSEE)
Dr Xinruo Zhang
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1206 873584

  • Location

    5A.539, Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Weds and Fri, 2-3pm

Profile

Biography

Dr. Xinruo Zhang is currently a Lecturer in the School of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering (CSEE), University of Essex. Prior to that, she was a Research Associate with Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University. Her research interests lie in machine learning for wireless communications, radio resource allocation and cooperative communications.

Qualifications

  • PhD Telecommunications Research King's College London,

  • MSc Satellie Communications Engineering University of Surrey,

  • BEng Electronic Information Engineering Beihang University,

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Lecturer, Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, University of Essex (6/1/2020 - present)

Other academic

  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University (13/3/2018 - 5/1/2020)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Radio Resource Allocation

Open to supervise

Mobile Edge Technologies

Open to supervise

Machine Learning for Wireless Communications

Open to supervise

5G and Beyond

Open to supervise

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Network Fundamentals (CE155)

  • Computer Security (CE235)

Publications

Journal articles (5)

Zhang, X., Nakhai, MR., Zheng, G., Lambotharan, S. and Chambers, JA., (2019). Distributed Foresighted Energy Management in Smart-Grid-Powered Cellular Networks. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. 68 (4), 4064-4068

Zhang, X., Nakhai, MR., Zheng, G., Lambotharan, S. and Ottersten, B., (2019). Calibrated Learning for Online Distributed Power Allocation in Small-Cell Networks. IEEE Transactions on Communications. 67 (11), 8124-8136

Wan Ariffin, WNSF., Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2017). Sparse Beamforming for Real-Time Resource Management and Energy Trading in Green C-RAN. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. 8 (4), 2022-2031

Zhang, X., Nakhai, MR. and Wan Ariffin, WNSF., (2017). A Bandit Approach to Price-Aware Energy Management in Cellular Networks. IEEE Communications Letters. 21 (7), 1609-1612

Zhang, X., Nakhai, MR. and Ariffin, WNSFW., (2017). Adaptive Energy Storage Management in Green Wireless Networks. IEEE Signal Processing Letters. 24 (7), 1044-1048

Conferences (8)

Zhang, X., Nakhai, MR., Zheng, G., Lambotharan, S. and Ottersten, B., (2019). A Calibrated Learning Approach to Distributed Power Allocation in Small Cell Networks

Ariffin, WNSFW., Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2016). Sparse beamforming for real-time energy trading in CoMP-SWIPT networks

Ariffin, WNSFW., Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2016). Combinatorial multi-armed bandit algorithms for real-time energy trading in green C-RAN

Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2016). Robust chance-constrained distributed beamforming for multicell interference networks

Zhang, X., Nakhai, MR. and Wan Ariffin, WNSF., (2016). A Multi-Armed Bandit Approach to Distributed Robust Beamforming in Multicell Networks

Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2016). A Distributed Algorithm for Robust Transmission in Multicell Networks with Probabilistic Constraints

Ariffin, WNSFW., Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2015). Real-time power balancing in green CoMP network with wireless information and energy transfer

Ariffin, WNSFW., Zhang, X. and Nakhai, MR., (2015). Real-time energy trading with grid in green cloud-RAN

Contact

xinruo.zhang@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1206 873584

Location:

5A.539, Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Weds and Fri, 2-3pm