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 Faculty of Science and Technology.
He has authored/co-authored two books, four book chapters, and 73 publications in major conference proceedings and ISI journals in which he is a leading author of 43 papers. His current research interests include physical layer security, network coding, non-orthogonal multiple access, energy harvesting, spectrum sensing, device-to-device communications, relay networks, cognitive radio networks, heterogeneous networks, wireless network-on-chip, public safety 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 the Program Co-Chair for the EAI International Conference on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems (INISCOM 2018), the Technical Symposium Co-Chair for the International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing (SigTelCom 2017, 2018), and a TPC member of over 100 conferences such as the IEEE PIMRC, ICNC, VTC, ISWCS, ATC, etc. He has also served as a Session Chair at IEEE flagship conferences including the IEEE WCNC, VTC, and ISWCS. He was honored as an Exemplary Reviewer of the IEEE Communications Letters in 2017.
Dr Vien is currently a Senior Member of the IEEE 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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