Dr Xiaoli ChuDr Xiaoli Chu

Reader in Wireless Communications

Email: x.chu@sheffield.ac.uk
tel: +44 (0) 114 222 5903


Xiaoli Chu received the B.Eng. degree in Electronic and Information Engineering from Xi’an Jiao Tong University in 2001 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2005. From Sep. 2005 to Apr. 2012, she was with the Centre for Telecommunications Research at King’s College London.

She is the lead editor/author of the book Heterogeneous Cellular Networks – Theory, Simulation and Deployment, Cambridge University Press (May 2013) and the book 4G Femtocells: Resource Allocation and Interference Management, Springer US (Nov. 2013).

She is Editor for the IEEE Wireless Communications Letters and Editorial Board Member of the IEEE Communications Society MMTC R-Letter. She was Guest Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology and the ACM/Springer Journal of Mobile Networks & Applications.

She was Co-Chair for the Wireless Communications Symposium for the IEEE International Conference on Communications 2015 (ICC’15), Workshop Co-Chair for the IEEE International Conference on Green Computing and Communications 2013 (GreenCom’13), and has been Technical Program Committee Co-Chair for several workshops on heterogeneous networks for IEEE ICC, GLOBECOM, WCNC, PIMRC, etc

She received the UK EPSRC Cooperative Awards in Science and Engineering for New Academics in 2008, the UK EPSRC First Grant in 2009, and the RCUK UK-China Science Bridges Fellowship in 2011.

Research Interests

  • Wireless communications systems
  • Heterogeneous networks
  • Cooperative communications and networking
  • Cognitive communications and networking
  • Green radios
  • Ultra-wideband (UWB) radio technologies