Prof. Chen He, Henry 陳赫教授

Research Assistant Professor (MIEEE)
Education: BEng, MEng (Shandong Uni), PhD (Sydney Uni)
Research Area: Industrial Internet of Things, Wireless Communications and Networking
Tel: (852) 3943-4324
Fax: (852) 2603-5032
Address: Rm 738, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK
Email: he.chen [@] ie.cuhk.edu.hk


Research Interests

  • Ultrareliable Low-Latency Wireless for Industrial Automation
  • Time-Sensitive Networking (TSN)
  • Timely Status Update in Real-time Monitoring
  • Industry Network Security

Courses Taught

  • Wireless Communication Systems


Dr. He (Henry) CHEN received a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, in 2015. He was a Research Fellow with the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, The University of Sydney. In July 2019, he joined the Department of Information Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong as a faculty member, where he is now a Research Assistant Professor. Dr. Chen is now leading the wireless Internet of Things research group http://iiotc.ie.cuhk.edu.hk/ at CUHK.

Dr. Chen's current research interests are in the field of wireless Internet of Things (IoT) systems, and their applications in various industrial verticals, including manufacturing, logistics, healthcare, and smart city, etc. Dr Chen is serving on the editorial boards of IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications and IEEE Wireless Communications Letters.

Dr. Chen received the Outstanding Bachelor Thesis of Shandong University, the Outstanding Master Thesis of Shandong Province, the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad, and the best paper award from IEEE WCNC 2018.

Recent Selected Publications

  • Y. Gu, H. Chen, Y. Zhou, Y. Li and B. Vucetic, "Timely Status Update in Internet of Things Monitoring Systems: An Age-Energy Tradeoff," IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 5324-5335, June 2019.
  • X. Gao, J. -K. Zhang, H. Chen, Z. Dong, and B. Vucetic, "Energy-Efficient and Low-Latency Massive SIMO using Noncoherent ML Detection for Industrial IoT Communications", IEEE Internet of Things Journal, accepted in October 2018.
  • H. Chen, R. Abbas, P. Cheng, M. Shirvanimoghaddam, W. Hardjawana, W. Bao, Y. Li, and B. Vucetic, "Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Cellular Networks: Use Cases, Challenges and Approaches", IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 56, no. 12, pp. 119-125, December 2018.
  • H. Chen, Z. Dong, and B. Vucetic, "Noncoherent and Non-orthogonal Massive SIMO for Critical Industrial IoT Communications," in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical System (ICPS), Taiwan, 6-9 May 2019.
  • Z. Dong, H. Chen, J.-K. Zhang, and B. Vucetic, "Noncoherent Multiuser Massive SIMO for Low-Latency Industrial IoT Communications," in Proc. of IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical System (ICPS), Taiwan, 6-9 May 2019.
  • Q. Wang, H. Chen, Y. Li, Z. Pang, and B. Vucetic, “Minimizing Age of Information for Real-Time Monitoring in Resource-Constrained Industrial IoT Networks”, to appear in the 17th International Conference on Industrial Informatics (IEEE INDIN), Helsinki, Finland, 22-25 July 2019.