Congratulations to Prof. Zhang Yingjin, Prof. Huang Jianwei and Dr. Qian Liping, CUHK Scholars the First Time to Win IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications

Prof. Zhang Yingjun Angela, her PhD student Dr. Qian Liping, and Prof. Huang Jianwei, all from the Department of Information Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), recently won the prestigious IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications for their paper entitled 'Achieving Global Optimal Solution of Non-Convex Power Control Problems'. It is the annual best paper award of IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWireless), one of the most widely-acclaimed publications in telecommunications and the second largest IEEE transaction journal. The CUHK paper defeated over 1,700 entries and won the award which will be presented in the IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) to be held at Houston, USA in December. Only one original paper receives this top honour each year for its originality, utility and timeliness in the field of wireless communications since the inception of TWireless in 2002. [more]