Professor Qiang Ni
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Phone: +44 1524 510328
Office B23, InfoLab21
Lancaster LA1 4WA
Prof Qiang Ni is a Chair and Professor in Communications and Networking at InfoLab21, School of Computing and Communications at Lancaster University. He is School's Deputy Director of Research, and the Head of Communications Group. Prof Ni is a Fellow of IET, Fellow of Higher Education Academy and Senior Member of IEEE.
Prof Qiang Ni's main research interests are Wireless Networking and Communications, including Energy-Efficient Green Communications and Networking, Cognitive Radio Networks, Broadband Wireless (5G/4G LTE/WiMAX, WiFi), Intelligent Communication Techniques, Context- & User- Aware Networks/Communication, Smart Grids Communication, Vehicular Networks, Quantum Communication and Mobile Positioning. He was an IEEE 802.11 wireless LAN standard working group Voting Member.
Research themes: Communications and networking
- An evolving graph-based reliable routing scheme for VANETs. In IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 62 (4): 1493-1504, 2013.
- Nash Bargaining Game Theoretic Scheduling for Joint Channel and Power Allocation in Cognitive Radio Systems. In IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 30 (1): 70-81, 2012.
- Power-Efficient Cross-Layer Design for OFDMA Systems With Heterogeneous QoS, Imperfect CSI, and Outage Considerations. In IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 61 (2): 781-798, 2012.
- Performance Analysis of Contention Based Bandwidth Request Mechanisms in WiMAX Networks. In IEEE Systems Journal, 4 (4): 477-486, 2010.
- Aggregation With Fragment Retransmission for Very High-Speed WLANs. In IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 17 (2): 591-604, 2009.
- Capacity analysis of reservation-based random access for broadband wireless access networks. In IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 27 (2): 172-181, 2009.