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Biography

Duy Ngo received the B.Eng. degree (with First-class Honours and the University Medal) in Telecommunication Engineering from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia in 2007. He then moved to Canada to pursue graduate studies. In 2009, he received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering (Communication) from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. In 2013, he received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada. Since July 2013, he has been a Lecturer at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, the University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia. His research interest is in the area of radio resource allocation for wireless communications systems and networks.

Qualifications

  • PhD (Electrical & Computer Eng), McGill University - Canada, 15/10/2013
  • Master of Science (Communications), University of Alberta - Canada, 19/11/2009
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Telecomunicat Eng)(Hons), University of New South Wales, 27/03/2007

Research

Research keywords

  • Algorithm design
  • Convex optimization
  • Distributed computing
  • Heterogeneous networks, cognitive radio, green communications
  • Radio resource management
  • Wireless communications systems
  • Wireless networks

Research expertise

His primary research expertise is in the area of radio resource allocation and interference management for wireless communications and networks. Specific applications include small-cell heterogeneous networks, self-organizing networks, cognitive radio, energy-efficient communications, energy harvesting and full-duplex communication systems.

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
100510Wireless Communications60
080503Networking And Communications30
100504Data Communications10

Awards

Distinction.

2007University Medal
University of New South Wales (Australia)
2006NICTA Telecommunications Excellence Award
National Information and Communication Technology Australia (Australia)

Other

2013NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
2013FQRNT Postdoctoral Fellowship
Fonds quebecois de la recherche sur la nature et les technologies (Canada)
2011Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship
Government of Canada (Canada)
2009McGill Engineering Doctoral Award
McGill University (Canada)
2007iCORE Graduate Scholarship in ICT
Informatics Circle of Research Excellence (iCORE) (Canada)
2007Alberta Ingenuity Fund Scholarship
Alberta Ingenuity Fund (Canada)
2003Australian Development Scholarship
Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) (Australia)

Collaboration

In the broad area of wireless communications and networks

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Wireless communications

Teaching expertise

ELEC3540 Analog and Digital Communications

ELEC3550 Wireless Communications

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Highlighted Publications

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YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2012Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, Hossain E, Kim DI, 'Distributed interference management in Two-Tier CDMA femtocell networks', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 11 979-989 (2012) [C1]
2012Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, 'Distributed pareto-optimal power control for utility maximization in femtocell networks', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 11 3434-3446 (2012) [C1]
2010Ngo DT, Tellambura C, Nguyen HH, 'Resource allocation for OFDMA-based cognitive radio multicast networks with primary user activity consideration', IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 59 1668-1679 (2010) [C1]

Publications

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Book (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Ngo DT, Le-Ngoc T, Architectures of Small-Cell Networks and Interference Management, Springer, USA, 121 (2014)

Chapter (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Ngo DT, Nguyen DHN, Le-Ngoc T, 'Intercell interference coordination: Towards a greener cellular network', Handbook of Green Information and Communication Systems, Elsevier Inc. 147-182 (2013) [B1]

Journal article (8 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Ngo DT, Khakurel S, Le-Ngoc T, 'Joint subchannel assignment and power allocation for OFDMA femtocell networks', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 13 342-355 (2014) [C1]
2012Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, Hossain E, Kim DI, 'Distributed interference management in Two-Tier CDMA femtocell networks', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 11 979-989 (2012) [C1]
2012Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, 'Distributed pareto-optimal power control for utility maximization in femtocell networks', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 11 3434-3446 (2012) [C1]
2012Phan AH, Tuan HD, Kha HH, Ngo DT, 'Nonsmooth optimization for efficient beamforming in cognitive radio multicast transmission', IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 60 2941-2951 (2012) [C1]
2011Ngo DT, Le-Ngoc T, 'Distributed resource allocation for cognitive radio networks with spectrum-sharing constraints', IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 60 3436-3449 (2011) [C1]
2010Ngo DT, Tellambura C, Nguyen HH, 'Resource allocation for OFDMA-based cognitive radio multicast networks with primary user activity consideration', IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 59 1668-1679 (2010) [C1]
2009Ngo DT, Tellambura C, Nguyen HH, 'Efficient resource allocation for OFDMA multicast systems with spectrum-sharing control', IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 58 4878-4889 (2009) [C1]
2008Ngo DT, Tuan HD, Nguyen HH, 'Jointly optimal signature sequences and power allocation for CDMA systems', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 7 4122-4127 (2008) [C1]
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Conference (10 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Ngo DT, Khakurel S, Le-Ngoc T, 'Distributed subchannel and power allocation for OFDMA-based Femtocell networks', 2013 IEEE 77th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC Spring) Proceedings, Dresden, DE (2013)
2012Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, 'Joint utility maximization in two-tier networks by distributed pareto-optimal power control', IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (2012)
2011Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, 'Distributed pareto-optimal power control in femtocell networks', IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications, PIMRC (2011) [E1]
2011Ngo DT, Le LB, Le-Ngoc T, Hossain E, Kim DI, 'Distributed interference management in femtocell networks', IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (2011)
2010Ngo DT, Le-Ngoc T, 'Distributed resource allocation for cognitive radio ad-hoc networks with spectrum-sharing constraints', GLOBECOM - IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (2010) [E1]
2010Phan AH, Tuan HD, Kha HH, Ngo DT, 'A reverse convex programming for beamforming in cognitive multicast transmission', ICCE 2010 - 3rd International Conference on Communications and Electronics (2010) [E1]
2010Phan AH, Tuan HD, Kha HH, Ngo DT, 'Nonsmooth optimization for beamforming in cognitive multicast transmission', GLOBECOM - IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (2010) [E1]
2009Ngo DT, Tellambura C, Nguyen HH, 'Resource allocation for OFDM-based cognitive radio multicast networks', IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC (2009) [E1]
2009Ngo DT, Tellambura C, Nguyen HH, 'Efficient resource allocation for OFDMA multicast systems with fairness consideration', RWS 2009 IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, Proceedings (2009) [E1]
2007Ngo DT, Tuan HD, Nguyen HH, 'Jointly optimal signature sequences and power allocation for CDMA', ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings (2007)
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants3
Total funding$145,000

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2014 (1 grants)

Enabling radio resource management techniques for autonomous wireless networks$5,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Duy Ngo
SchemeRole
New Staff GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$5,00020142014
GNo:G1301354

2013 (2 grants)

Enabling optimization techniques for large-scale autonomous wireless networks$80,000
Funding Body: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

SchemeRole
Postdoctoral FellowshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$80,00020132015
GNo:183832895

Optimization techniques for large-scale autonomous wireless networks$60,000
Funding Body: Fonds de recherche du Qu├ębec - Nature et technologies (FQRNT)

SchemeRole
Postdoctoral Research FellowshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$60,00020132015
GNo:183832906
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

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Dr Duy Ngo

Work Phone(02) 4921 8947
Fax(02) 4921 6993
Email
PositionLecturer
School of Elect Engineering and Computer Science
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Focus AreaElectrical and Computer Engineering
Office
EAG 19,
EA Building,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/duy-ngo
Linkhttp://www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/duy-ngo