University of Southern California WiDeS - Wireless Devices and Systems Group The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering USC
Yafei Tian

Yafei Tian was born in Henan, China, in 1981. He received the BS degree in Electronics and Information Engineering and PhD degree in Signal and Information Processing (both with honors) from Beihang University, Beijing, China, in 2001 and 2008, respectively. Since 2008, he is a Lecturer in School of Electronics and Information Engineering, Beihang University. His research interests involve ultra-wideband communications and cooperative communications. Currently he is a Visiting Scholar in the WiDeS Group.

Publications

1. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Spatial capacity of UWB networks with space-time focusing transmission, EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, vol. 2010, Article ID 678490, 12 pages, 2010.

2. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Low complexity equalization by iterative interference cancellation for UWB communications,IEEE Signal Processing Letters, vol. 15, pp. 753-756, 2008.

3. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Noncoherent multiple-symbol detection in coded ultra-wideband communications,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, pp. 2202-2211, June 2008.

4. Dan Wu, Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “On the transmission time of Fountain code based parallel relay network,” Journal of Communication (in Chinese), vol. 31, pp. 121-126, Aug. 2010.

5. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Space-time focusing transmission for UWB networks,” invited paper, TheAmericanElectromagneticsConference (AMEREM 2010), Ottawa, Canada, July. 2010.

6. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Spatial user capacity of UWB networks with space-time focusing transmission,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2010), Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010.

7. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Space-time focusing trasmission in ultra-wideband cooperative relay networks,” invited paper in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Ultra-wideband (ICUWB 2009), pp. 353-358, Vancover, Canada, Sept. 2009.

8. Zhongwei Liu, Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “A preprocessing algorithm of ultra-wideband signal for space-time focusing transmission,” in Proc. IEEE the 9th International Conference on Signal Processing (ICSP 2008), pp. 1896-1899, Beijing, China, Oct. 2008.

9. Tingting Liu, Chenyang Yang and Yafei Tian, “A fast UWB timing acquisition scheme with robustness to multiple access interference,” in Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2007), pp. 1644-1648, Hong Kong, China, March 2007.

10. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Reduced-order multiuser detection in multi-rate DS-UWB communications,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2006), vol. 10, pp. 4746-4750, Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.

11. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Coded modulation in UWB communications,” in Proc. IEEE 16th International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2005), vol. 1, pp. 491-495, Berlin, Germany, Sept. 2005.

12. Yafei Tian and Chenyang Yang, “Multi-symbol detection for ultra-wideband PPM communications in multipath environments,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2005), vol. 2, pp. 939-943, Seoul, Korea, May 2005.

 

Book

Chenyang Yang, Yafei Tian and Andreas Molisch, Coordinated Multi-Point in Wireless Communications - Chapter 6.1 Uplink Centralized Joint Detection, Cambridge University Press, in press.

 

Patents

1. Yafei Tian, Chenyang Yang, Tingting Liu, and Liang Li, “Method for data sending in short distance wireless networks,” CN 100452789C, Jan. 2009.

2. Yafei Tian, Chenyang Yang, Tingting Liu, and Liang Li, “Method for data transmission in short distance wireless networks,” CN 100361424C, Jan. 2008.

3. Yafei Tian, Chenyang Yang, Tingting Liu, and Zhijian Hu, “Method for diversity receiving in CHIRP sequence based spreading communication systems,” CN 100356706C, Dec. 2007.

 

Contact

University of Southern California
Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering
3740 McClintock Avenue, EEB-500
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Mobile: +1 213 880 4286
Fax: +1 213 740 8729
E-mail: ytian@buaa.edu.cn, yt_181@usc.edu


More information can be found on Yafei's website at Beihang University: http://welcom.buaa.edu.cn