Dr. Xu (Judy) Zhu




Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics

The University of Liverpool

Liverpool, L69 3GJ



Tel: +44 151 794 4571

Fax: +44 151 794 4540

Email: xuzhu@liverpool.ac.uk



Dr. Xu Zhu received the BEng degree (with first class honours) from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, where she graduated in 1999 and was ranked the first in the Department of Electronics and Information Engineering. She received the PhD degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering in 2003, from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, under the supervision of Prof. Ross D. Murch. Since May 2003, she has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, The University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK, where she is currently a Reader and the Director or Learning and Teaching. Dr. Zhu has over 130 peer reviewed publications in communications and signal processing. Dr. Zhu is a Senior Member of IEEE and a member of IET. She is an Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, and served as a Guest Editor for the February 2013 Special Issue in Computer Science and Information Systems. She has been involved in organising a number of conferences and workshops, such as the IEEE ICC 2016 as a symposium chair, and the ICArn 2008 as a vice chair. She has served as session chair or technical program committee member for various international conferences, such as IEEE ICC 2013. Dr. Zhu has received research grants of worth over 1.2 M since 2006 (including 800k as Principal Investigator), from various funding bodies such as EPSRC, KTP and EU. She has graduated 9 PhD students and 2 MPhil students as the first supervisor, and has supervised 8 post-doc researchers successfully. Currently she is leading a group of 9 research students.



Research Interests

       Wireless Communications

       Smart / MIMO Antenna Systems


       Cooperative Communications

       Cognitive Radio Networks

       Broadband OFDM Techniques

       Cross-layer Optimization

       Ultra-wideband Radio Technology

       Space-Time Processing

       Multi-User Communications

       Smart Grid Communications

       Green Communications



Publications on Google Scholar

CV (in .pdf)

PhD Studentships


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