Dr Quoc-Tuan Vien received his BSc (Hons) degree from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam, in 2005; his MSc degree from Kyung Hee University, South Korea, in 2009; and his PhD degree from Glasgow Caledonian University, UK, in 2012, all in telecommunications. From 2005 to 2007, he was with Fujikura Fiber Optics Vietnam Company, Binh Duong, Vietnam, as a Production-System Engineer. From 2010 to 2012, he worked as a Research and Teaching Assistant with the School of Engineering and Built Environment, Glasgow Caledonian University. In Spring 2013, he worked as Postdoctoral Research Assistant with the School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK. In June 2013, he joined Middlesex University, London, UK, as a Lecturer in Computing and Communications Engineering, where he is currently a Senior Lecturer with the School of Science and Technology.
He has authored/co-authored two books, two book chapters, and 70 publications in major conference proceedings and ISI journals in which he is a leading author of 43 papers. His research interests include multiple-input–multiple-output, space-time coding, network coding, physical layer security, energy harvesting, non-orthogonal multiple access, cross-layer design and optimization, relay networks, cognitive radio networks, heterogeneous networks, and cloud radio access networks. He was a recipient of the Best Paper Award at the IEEE/IFIP 14th International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing in 2016. He has been an Editor of the International Journal of Big Data Security Intelligence since 2015, an Associate Editor of the International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems since 2015, the Technical Symposium Co-Chair for the IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Innovative Business for the Transformation of Societies (EmergiTech 2016) and the International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing (SigTelCom 2017, 2018), and a TPC member of over 80 conferences. He also serves as a Session Chair at IEEE flagship conferences such as the IEEE WCNC, VTC and ISWCS.
Dr Vien is currently a Senior Member of the IEEE, a Member of the IET and a Fellow of the HEA.
Teaching and Work Experience
Teaching at Middlesex University (2013-present)
Teaching at Glasgow Caledonian University (2010-2012)
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