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Qilian Liang

Name

[Liang, Qilian]
  • Professor

Biography

Qilian Liang is a Distinguished University Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington. He received the B.S. degree from Wuhan University in 1993, M.S. degree from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications in 1996, and Ph.D degree from University of Southern California (USC) in May 2000, all in Electrical Engineering. Prior to joining the faculty of the University of Texas at Arlington in August 2002, he was a Member of Technical Staff in Hughes Network Systems Inc at San Diego, California. His research interests include radar sensor networks, wireless sensor networks, wireless communications, compressive sensing, smart grid, signal processing for communications, fuzzy logic systems and applications, etc. Dr. Liang has published more than 290 journal and conference papers, 7 book chapters, and has 6 U.S. patents pending. He received 2002 IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems Outstanding Paper Award, 2003 U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Award, 2005 UTA College of Engineering Outstanding Young Faculty Award, 2007, 2009, 2010 U.S. Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program Award, 2012 UTA College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award, and 2013 UTA Outstanding Research Achievement Award. Dr. Liang was inducted into UTA Academy of Distinguished Scholars in May 2015.

Professional Preparation

    • 2000 Ph.D. in Electrical EngineeringUniversity of Southern California
    • 1996 M.S. in Electrical EngineeringBeijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
    • 1993 B.S. in Electrical EngineeringWuhan University

Appointments

    • May 2015 to Present Distinguished University Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Sept 2011 to Present Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Sept 2008 to Aug 2011 Associate Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Aug 2002 to Aug 2008 Assistant Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • June 2000 to Aug 2002 System Engineer
      HUGHES NETWORK SYSTEMS, INC

Memberships

  • Fellow
    • Nov 2016 to Present IEEE

Awards and Honors

    • Nov  2016 IEEE Fellow sponsored by IEEE
    • Apr  2016 IEEE Infocom Workshop Best Paper Award sponsored by IEEE ComSoc
    • May  2015 UTA Academy of Distinguished Scholars sponsored by UTA
    • Apr  2013 UTA Outstanding Research Achievement Award sponsored by UTA
    • May  2010 U.S. Air Force Summer Facuty Fellowship Award sponsored by U.S. AFOSR
    • May  2009 U.S. Air Force Summer Facuty Fellowship Award sponsored by U.S. AFOSR
    • May  2007 U.S. Air Force Summer Facuty Fellowship Award sponsored by U.S. AFOSR
    • Feb  2005 UTA College of Engineering Outstanding Young Faculty Award sponsored by UTA
    • Feb  2003 U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Award sponsored by U.S. Office of Naval Research
    • Apr  2002 IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy System Outstanding Paper Award sponsored by IEEE

Research and Expertise

  • Expertise
    Radar sensor networks, wireless sensor networks, wireless communications, wireless networks, cyber-physical system, signal processing for communications, sensor fusion.

Publications

      Conference Paper 2014
      • Zhuo Li, Qilian Liang, “Downlink Capacity Optimization in a Heterogeneous Home Area Network with Application to Smart Grid,” IEEE Globecom, Dec 2014, Austin, TX.

        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
      • 2014
        • Qiong Wu, Qilian Liang, “Nested Sampling for Higher-Order Statistics with Application to LTE Channel Estimation,” IEEE Globecom, Dec 2014, Austin, TX.

          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
        • 2014
          • Qiong Wu, Qilian Liang, “Co-prime Sampling for Higher-Order Statistics with Application to LTE Channel Estimation,” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2014, Sydney, Australia.

            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
          • 2014
            • Qiong Wu, Qilian Liang, “Co-prime Sampling-based Third-order Cumulants for UWB Channel Order Determination,” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2014, Sydney, Australia.

              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

            • Journal Article 2014
              • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, Scott Huang, Dechang Chen, “Opportunistic Sensing in Wireless Sensor Networks: Theory and Applications”, IEEE Trans on Computers, vol. 63, no. 8, pp. 2002-2010, August 2014.

                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
              • 2014
                • Ishrat Maherin, Qilian Liang, “Radar Sensor Network for Target Detection using Chernoff Information and Relative entropy,” Elsevier Physical Communications, vol. 13, pp. 244-252, 2014.

                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                • 2014
                  • JunJunjie Chen, Qilian Liang, “Rate Distortion Performance Analysis of Nested Sampling and Coprime sampling,” EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, vol. 2014.

                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                  • 2014
                    • Zhuo Li, Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, “Emerging WiFi-Direct Technique in Home Area Networks for Smart Grid Power Consumption and Outage Performance,” Ad Hoc Networks Journal (Elsevier), vol. 22, pp. 61-68, Nov 2014.

                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                    • 2014
                      • Na Wu, Qilian Liang, “Nested Sparse Sampling and Co-prime sampling in Sense-Through-Foliage Target Detection,” Elsevier Physical Communications, vol. 13, pp. 230-238, 2014.

                        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                      • 2014
                        • Xiaoyang Li, Qilian Liang, Francis Lau, “Sense-Through-wall Human Detection Using UWB Radar With Sparse SVD,” (Elsevier) Physical Communications, vol. 13, pp. 260-266, 2014.

                          {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                        • 2014
                          • Ashith Kumar, Zhuo Li, Qilian Liang, Baoju Zhang, Xiaorong Wu, “Experimental Study of through-wall Human Detection using Ultra Wideband Radar Sensors,” Elsevier Measurement, vol. 47, January 2014, pp. 869–879.

                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                          • 2014
                            • Xiaoyang Li, Qilian Liang, Francis Lau, “A maximum likelihood routing algorithm for smart grid wireless network,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking,  doi:10.1186/1687-1499-2014-75, 2014.

                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                            • 2014
                              • Zhuo Li, Qilian Liang, “Capacity Optimization of IR Ultra-wideBand System under the Coexistence with IEEE 802.11n,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, Volume 21, Number 1-2, pp. 59-75, 2014.

                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                Conference Paper 2013
                                • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “On the Ergodic Capacity of Cooperative-Diversity Networks with Decode-and-Forward Relaying over Nakagami-m Fading Channels,” IEEE Globecom, Atlanta, GA, Dec 2013.

                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                • 2013
                                  • Junjie Chen, Qilian Liang, “Theoretical Performance Limits for Compressive Sensing with Random Noise,” IEEE Globecom, Atlanta, GA, Dec 2013.

                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                  • 2013
                                    • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “Scaling Laws for Hybrid Wireless Networks over Fading Channels: Outage Throughput Capacity and Performance Analysis,” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2013, Budapest, Hungary.

                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                    • 2013
                                      • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “On the Ergodic Throughput Capacity of Hybrid Wireless Networks over Fast Fading Channels,” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2013, Budapest, Hungary.

                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                      • 2013
                                        • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “Energy Management for Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Via Vehicle-to-Grid,” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2013, Budapest, Hungary.

                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                        • Journal Article 2013
                                          • Zhen Zhong, Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, “Biologically-inspired Energy Efficient Distributed Acoustic Sensor Networks,” accepted by Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks.
                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                          • 2013
                                            • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, “Fuzzy Optimization for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: a Bottom-up Cross-layer Approach,” accepted by International Journal of Computer Networks.
                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                            • 2013
                                              • Zhuo Li, Qilian Liang, “Performance Analysis of Multiuser Selection Scheme in Dynamic Home Area Networks for Smart Grid Communications,” IEEE Trans on Smart Grid, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 13-20, March 2013.

                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                              • 2013
                                                • Qilian Liang, Baoju Zhang, Chenglin Zhao, Yiming Pi, “TDoA for Passive Localization: Underwater versus Terrestrial Environment,” IEEE Trans on Parallel and Distributed Processing, vol. 24, no. 10, pp. 2100-2108, Oct 2013.

                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                • 2013
                                                  • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “On the Throughput Capacity and Performance Analysis of Hybrid Wireless Networks over Fading Channels,” IEEE Trans on Wireless Communications, vol. 12, no. 6, pp. 2930-2940, June 2013.

                                                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                  • 2013
                                                    • Ishrat Maherin and Qilian Liang, “Throughput Optimization in Sensor Network aided Cognitive Radio,” International Journal of Sensor Networks,

                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                      Conference Paper 2012
                                                      • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “On the Outage Throughput Capacity of Hybrid Wireless Networks over Fading Channels,” IEEE Globecom, Dec 2012, Anaheim, CA.

                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                      • 2012
                                                        • Xin Wang, Qilian Liang, “Stabilizing the Power Supply in Microgrid Using Sensor Selection,” IEEE Globecom, Dec 2012, Anaheim, CA.

                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                        • 2012
                                                          • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, “Compressive Sensing in Radar Sensor Networks Using Pulse Compression Waveforms,” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2012, Ottawa, Canada.

                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                          • Journal Article 2012
                                                            • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, “Zero Correlation Zone Sequence Pair Sets for MIMO Radar,” IEEE Trans on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol. 48, no. 3, pp. 2100 – 2113, July 2012.

                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                            • 2012
                                                              • Xin Wang, Lijun Zhang, Amit Deokar, Qilian Liang, “Enhanced Security and Reliability with MIMO Communications for Smart Grid,” Wiley Security and Communications Networks, 2012, DOI: 10.1002/sec.585, 2012.

                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                              • 2012
                                                                • Junjie Chen, Qilian Liang, Baoju Zhang, Xiaorong Wu, “Spectrum efficiency of nested sparse sampling and coprime sampling”, EURASIP Journal of Wireless Communications and Networking, 2012.

                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                  Conference Paper 2011
                                                                  • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, Dechang Chen, “Opportunistic Sensing in Wireless Sensor Networks,” IEEE Globecom, Nov 2011, Houston, TX.
                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                  • 2011
                                                                    • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, “RF Emitter Location Using A Network of Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (SUAVs),” IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2011, Kyoto, Japan.
                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                    • 2011
                                                                      • Davis Kirachaiwanich, Qilian Liang, “Improving Performance of Multi-Radio Frequency-Hopping Wireless Mesh Networks,” International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, August 2011, Chengdu, China.
                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                      • 2011
                                                                        • Ishrat Maherin, Qilian Liang, “An Entropy Based Approach for Sense-through Foliage Target Detection Using UWB Radar,”  International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, August 2011, Chengdu, China.
                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                        • 2011
                                                                          • Qilian Liang, “Compressive Sensing for Synthetic Aperture Radar in Fast-Time and Slow-Time Domains,” Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov 2011, Pacific Grove, CA.
                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                          • 2011
                                                                            • Davis Kirachaiwanich, Qilian Liang, “Compressive Sensing: to Compress or Not to Compress,” Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, Nov 2011, Pacific Grove, CA.
                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                            • 2011
                                                                              • Junjie Chen, Qilian Liang, “Rate Distortion Performance Analysis of Compressive Sensing,” IEEE Globecom, Nov 2011, Houston, TX.
                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                              • 2011
                                                                                • Varsha Bolar, Qilian Liang, Lei Xu, Baoju Zhang, Xiaorong Wu, "Performance Analysis of Multiple Antenna Systems with Different Techniques," 6th International ICST Conference on Communications and Networking in China (Chinacom), August 2011, Harbin, China.
                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                • 2011
                                                                                  • Ji Wu, Qilian Liang, Zheng Zhou, Xiaorong Wu, Baoju Zhang, "Compressive Sensing for Sense-Through-Wall UWB Noise Radar Signal," 6th International ICST Conference on Communications and Networking in China (Chinacom), August 2011, Harbin, China.
                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                  • 2011
                                                                                    • B. Zhang, X. Cheng, N. Zhang, Y. Cui, Y. Li, Q. Liang, "Sparse Target Counting and Localization in Sensor Networks Based on Compressive Sensing," IEEE Infocom, April 2011, Shanghai, China.
                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                    • 2011
                                                                                      • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, Baoju Zhang, Xiaorong Wu, "Phase Coded Waveform Design for Sonar Sensor Network," 6th International ICST Conference on Communications and Networking in China (Chinacom), August 2011, Harbin, China.
                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                      • Journal Article 2011
                                                                                        • Hong-Sam Le, Hung Ly, Qilian Liang, “Opportunistic Spectrum Access Using Fuzzy Logic for Cognitive Radio Networks,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks. May 2011.
                                                                                          {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                        • 2011
                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, “Situation Understanding Based on Heterogeneous Sensor Networks and Human-Inspired Favor Weak Fuzzy Logic System,” IEEE Systems Journal, vol. 5, no. 2, pp. 156-163, Jun 2011.
                                                                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                          • 2011
                                                                                            • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, “Radar sensor network using a set of new ternary codes: theory and application,” IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 439-450, Feb 2011.
                                                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                            • 2011
                                                                                              • Sukhvinder Singh, Qilian Liang, Dechang Chen, and Li Sheng, “Sense through Wall Human Detection Using UWB Radar,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking,  vol. 2011, 2011.
                                                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                              • 2011
                                                                                                • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, “Design and Analysis of Distributed Radar Sensor Networks,” IEEE Trans on Parallel and Distributed Processing,vol. 22, 2011.
                                                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                • 2011
                                                                                                  • Jing Liang, Zinan Wang, Qilian Liang, “Adaptive Sensor Selection for Multitarget Detection in Heterogeneous Sensor Networks,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks.  vol. 12, no. 3-4, pp. 325-342, 2011.
                                                                                                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                  • 2011
                                                                                                    • Min Ding, Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, Mznah Al-Rodhaan Abdullah Al-Dhelaan, Scott Huang, “A Model Based Approach for Outlier Detection in Sensor Networks,” Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, 2011: 275~293
                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                    • 2011
                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, “Radar Sensor Wireless Channel Modeling in Foliage Environment: UWB versus Narrowband”, IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 11, no. 6, June 2011, pp. 1448-1457.
                                                                                                        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                      • 2011
                                                                                                        • Hong-Sam Le, Qilian Liang, “Joint Multi-target Identification and Classification in Cognitive Radar Sensor Networks,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 100-107, 2011.
                                                                                                          {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                          Book Chapter 2010
                                                                                                          • Liang Zhao, Scott Huang, Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, "Optimal Clustering for Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks," Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks, edited by Yang Xiao, Auerbach Publications, CRC Press, 2010.
                                                                                                            {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                          • Conference Paper 2010
                                                                                                            • Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, "UAV-Based Passive Geolocation Based on Channel Estimation," IEEE Globecom 2010 Workshop on Wireless Networking for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (Wi-UAV), Dec 2010, Miami, FL.
                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                            • 2010
                                                                                                              • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, "Waveform Design and Optimization in Radar Sensor Network," IEEE Globecom, Dec 2010, Miami, FL.
                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                              • 2010
                                                                                                                • Qilian Liang, "Compressive Sensing for Radar Sensor Networks," IEEE Globecom, Dec 2010, Miami, FL.
                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                • 2010
                                                                                                                  • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, "Orthogonal Pulse Compression Codes for MIMO Radar System," IEEE Globecom, Dec 2010, Miami, FL.
                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                  • 2010
                                                                                                                    • Davis Kirachaiwanich, Qilian Liang, "Capacity of Wireless Hybrid Networks with Successive Interference Cancellation," IEEE Globecom, Dec 2010, Miami, FL.
                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                    • 2010
                                                                                                                      • Davis Kirachaiwanich, Qilian Liang, "Interference Analysis for FH-Based Multi-Radio Wireless Mesh Networks," International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, August 2010, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                      • 2010
                                                                                                                        • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, "Compressive sensing using singular value decomposition," International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, August 2010, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                        • 2010
                                                                                                                          • Ji Wu, Qilian Liang, Zheng Zhou, "Compressive sensing for autoregressive hidden Markov model signal," International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, August 2010, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                          • 2010
                                                                                                                            • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, Ting Jiang, "A ternary pulse compression code: design and application to radar system," IEEE International Conference on Acoustic, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), March 2010, Dallas, TX. 
                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                            • Journal Article 2010
                                                                                                                              • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, “Outdoor Propagation Channel Modeling in Foliage Environment,” IEEE Trans on Vehicular Technology, vol. 59, no. 3, June 2010.
                                                                                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                              • 2010
                                                                                                                                • Chih-Hao Huang, M. T. Sun, Qilian Liang, Peng-Jun Wan, Xiaohua Jia, “Interference-Aware, Fully-Distributed Virtual Backbone Construction and Its Applications in Multi-hop Wireless Networks,” IEEE Trans on Communications, vol. 58, no. 12,  Dec 2010.
                                                                                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                • 2010
                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, Sherwood Samn, “NEW: Network-enabled Electronic Warfare for Target Recognition,” IEEE Trans on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 558-568, April 2010.
                                                                                                                                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                  • 2010
                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, “Biologically-Inspired Target Recognition in Radar Sensor Networks,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Paper ID: 523435, vol. 2010.
                                                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                    • 2010
                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, Scott Huang, Sherwood Samn, Lingming Wang, and Zheng Zhou, “Radar and Sonar Sensor Networks,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Paper ID: 948604, vol. 2010.
                                                                                                                                        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                      • 2010
                                                                                                                                        • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, “Optimized Punctured ZCZ Sequence-pair Set: Design, Analysis and Application to Radar System,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Paper ID: 254837, vol. 2010.
                                                                                                                                          {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                        • 2010
                                                                                                                                          • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, “A Propagation Environment Modeling in Foliage,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Paper ID: 873070, vol. 2010.
                                                                                                                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                          • 2010
                                                                                                                                            • Davis Kirachaiwanich, Qilian Liang, “The Combined-Jamming Model for IEEE 802.11 FH/MFSK Networks,” European Transactions on Telecommunications, doi: 10.1002/ett. 1438, August 2010.
                                                                                                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                            • 2010
                                                                                                                                              • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, “Sense-Through-Foliage Target Detection Using UWB Radar Sensor Networks ,” (Elsevier) Pattern Recognition Letters, vol. 31, no. 11, pp. 1412-1421, August 2010.
                                                                                                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                              • 2010
                                                                                                                                                • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, “Latency-aware and Energy Efficiency Tradeoffs for Wireless Sensor Networks,” International Journal on Sensor Networks, vol. 5, no. 1, 2010.
                                                                                                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                  Conference Paper 2009
                                                                                                                                                  • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, "A Set of Triphase Coded Waveforms: Design and Application to Radar System," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2009, Boston, MA.
                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                  • 2009
                                                                                                                                                    • Hong-Sam Le, Qilian Liang, "Situation Assessment via Multi-Target Identification and Classification in Radar Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2009, Boston, MA.
                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                    • 2009
                                                                                                                                                      • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, Ram Narayanan, "Sense-Through-Wall Channel Modeling Using UWB Noise Radar," IEEE Globecom, International Workshop on Multi-Gigabit MM-Wave and Tera-Hz Wireless Systems, Nov 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii.
                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                      • 2009
                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, "Biologically-Inspired Target Recognition in Radar Sensor Networks," International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, August 2009, Boston, MA.
                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                        • 2009
                                                                                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, "Situation Understanding Based on Heterogeneous Sensor Networks and Human-Inspired Favor Weak Fuzzy Logic System," IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2009, Dresden, Germany.
                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                          • 2009
                                                                                                                                                            • Lei Xu, Qilian Liang, "Radar Sensor Network Using a New Triphase Coded Waveform: Theory and Application," IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2009, Dresden, Germany.
                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                            • 2009
                                                                                                                                                              • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, "UWB Radar Sensor Networks Detection of Targets in Foliage Using Short-Time Fourier Transform," IEEE International Conference on Communications, June 2009, Dresden, Germany.
                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                              • Journal Article 2009
                                                                                                                                                                • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, “Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks: Target Size Detection and Performance Analysis,” Ad Hoc Networks Journal (Elsevier), vol. 7, no. 4, June 2009, pp. 803-808.
                                                                                                                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                • 2009
                                                                                                                                                                  • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, “Channel Selection Algorithms in Virtual MIMO Wireless Sensor Networks”, IEEE Trans on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no. 3, June 2009.
                                                                                                                                                                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                  • 2009
                                                                                                                                                                    • Hung Ly, Qilian Liang, “Diversity in Radar Sensor Networks: Theoretical Analysis and Application to Target Detection,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 16, no. 4, 2009.
                                                                                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                      Conference Paper 2008
                                                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, "Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks: Target Size Detection and Performance Analysis," IEEE International Conference on Communications, May 2008, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                      • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                        • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, "A Differential Based Approach for Sense-Through-Foliage Target Detection using UWB Radar Sensor Networks," IEEE International Conference on Communications, May 2008, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                        • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                          • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, "Foliage Clutter Modeling Using the UWB Radar", IEEE International Conference on Communications, May 2008, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                          • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                            • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, "Channel Selection Algorithms in Virtual MIMO Sensor Networks," ACM MobiHoc 2008, First ACM Workshop on Heterogeneous Sensor and Actor Networks, May 2008, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                            • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, "Wireless Channel Modeling in Foliage Environment: UWB versus Narrowband", IEEE Military Communication Conference, November 2008, San Diego, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                              • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, "A Graph Theoretical Algorithm for Virtual MIMO Channel Selection in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Military Communication Conference, November 2008, San Diego, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, Xiuzhen Cheng, "UWB Radar Sensor Networks for Sense-through-Foliage Target Detection," IEEE International Conference on Communications, May 2008, Beijing, China.
                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                  • Journal Article 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, “Automatic Target Recognition Using Waveform Diversity in Radar Sensor Networks,” Pattern Recognition Letters (Elsevier), vol. 29, no. 2, pp. 377-381, 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                      • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, “Cross-Layer Design for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Using Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Systems,” International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-Based Systems. Vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 391-407, June 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                                        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                        • Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, Jean Gao, “Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime Analysis Using Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Systems”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 416-427, April 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                                          {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, Xiuzhen Cheng, “KUPS: Knowledge-based Ubiquitous and Persistent Sensor networks for Threat Assessment,” IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol. 44, no. 3, July 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, “Throughput and energy-efficiency-Aware Protocol for  Ultra Wideband Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks: A Cross-Layer Approach,” IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 7, no. 7, pp. 805-816, July 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2008
                                                                                                                                                                                              • Xiuzhen Cheng, Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, David Du, “Silent Positioning in Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 57, no. 3, May 2008.
                                                                                                                                                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                Book Chapter 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                • Lingming Wang, Qilian Liang, "UWB Sensor Networks in Hostile Environment: Interference Analysis and Performance Study," Handbook of Wireless Mesh & Sensor Networking, McGraw-Hill International, NY, 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                • Conference Paper 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, "Data Fusion in Multi-Target Radar Sensor Network," IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, Jan 2007, Long Beach, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Sejal Raje, Qilian Liang, "Time synchronization for network-centric sensor networks," IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, Jan 2007, Long Beach, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Lingming Wang, Qilian Liang, "UWB Sensor Networks in Hostile Environment: Interference Analysis and Performance Study," IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, Jan 2007, Long Beach, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, Sherwood Samn, "NEW-CATR: Network-enabled Electronic Warfare for Collaborative Automatic Target Recognition," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2007, Orlando, FL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Hung Ly, Qilian Liang, "Collaborative Multi-Target Detection in Radar Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2007, Orlando, FL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Rahul Sawant, Qilian Liang, Dan Popa, Frank Lewis, "Experimental Path Loss Models for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2007, Orlando, FL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • K. Xing, X. Cheng, L. Ma, and Q. Liang, "Superimposed Code Based Channel Assignment in Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Wireless Mesh Networks," ACM MobiCom 2007, pp. 15-26, Montreal, QC, Canada, Sept 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, "SVD-QR-T Approach for Virtual MIMO Channel Selection in Wireless Sensor Networks",  IEEE International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, Chicago, IL, August 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Fangmin Xu, Zheng Zhou, Qilian Liang,  "Adaptive Power Control for Cooperative UWB Network Using Potential Game Theory", IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2007, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "Performance Analysis of Energy Detection for Cognitive Radio Wireless Networks," IEEE International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, Chicago, IL, August 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Xiuzhen Cheng, Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, "A Range-Difference Based Self-Positioning Scheme for Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks," IEEE International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications, Chicago, IL, August 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, "Image Fusion on Radar Sensor Networks,"  International Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness (Qshine), Workshop on Mobile Content Quality of Experience, Vancouver, Canada, August 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, Zheng Zhou, "Radar Sensor Network Design and Optimization for Blind Speed Alleviation," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2007, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "A VSM-Based and Quality-Aware Query Processing Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2007, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Lingming Wang, Qilian Liang, Zheng Zhou, "Channel Capacity of Virtual MIMO-Based Wireless Sensor Networks with Imperfect CSI," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2007, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Hong-Sam Le, Qilian Liang, "An Efficient Power Control Scheme for Cognitive Radios," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2007, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, "Packets Transmission in Wireless Sensor Networks: Interference, Energy and Delay-Aware Approach," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2007, Hong Kong.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Journal Article 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, “Radar Sensor Networks: Algorithms for Waveform Design and Diversity with Application to ATR with Delay-Doppler Uncertainty,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Article ID: 89103, pp. 1-9, vol. 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, Qingchun Ren, “Fault tolerant and energy efficient cross-layer design in wireless sensor networks,” International Journal on Sensor Networks, vol. 2, no. 3/4, pp. 248-257, 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, “Hop-Distance Estimation in Wireless Sensor Networks with Applications to Resources Allocation,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, Paper ID: 84256, pp. 1-8, vol. 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, Jean Gao, “Distributed sensor deployment using fuzzy logic systems,” International Journal on Wireless Information Networks, vol. 14, no. 3, pp. 163-173, 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, “Energy-Efficient Self-Organization for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Fully Distributed Approach,” International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, vol. 3, no. 4,  pp. 347-369, 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2007
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, “Energy and quality aware query processing in wireless sensor database systems,” Information Sciences (Elsevier), vol. 177, no. 10, pp. 2188-2205, May 2007.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Book Chapter 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Ekta Jain, Qilian Liang, "Sensor placement and lifetime of wireless sensor networks: theory and performance analysis," Sensor Network Operations, edited by S. Phoha, T. F. La Porta, and C. Griffin, IEEE/John Wiley Press, 2006, Chap 6.3,  pp. 354-366, ISBN: 0471719765. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Conference Paper 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, "Waveform Design and Diversity in Radar Sensor Networks: Theoretical Analysis and Application to Automatic Target Recognition," IEEE Third Annual Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON2006),Sep 2006, Reston, VA. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, "Modeling End-to-end Distance for Given Number of Hops in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Third Annual Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON2006),Sep 2006, Reston, VA. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "Query Processing Optimization Through Sample Size and Monitoring Coverage Controlling in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Third Annual Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON2006),Sep 2006, Reston, VA. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, "Channel Coding and Interleaver for Secure Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, April 2006, Las Vegas, NV.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, "Fundamental Performance Analysis of Event Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, April 2006, Las Vegas, NV.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "A Contention-Based Energy-Efficient MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, April 2006, Las Vegas, NV.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, "Cross-Layer Design for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks: Energy, Throughput and Delay-Aware Approach," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, April 2006, Las Vegas, NV.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "A Quality-Guaranteed and Energy-Efficient Query Processing Algorithm for Sensor Networks," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, April 2006, Las Vegas, NV.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, "Cross-Layer Design for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks Using Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Systems," IEEE Globecom, Nov 2006, San Francisco, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Jing Liang, Qilian Liang, "Orthogonal Waveform Design and Performance Analysis in Radar Sensor Networks (RSN)," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2006, Washington, DC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, "Optimal Clustering for Underwater Acoustic Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2006, Washington, DC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, "Collaborative Signal Processing Using Radar Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2006, Washington, DC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, "Radar Sensor Networks for Automatic Target Recognition with Delay-Doppler Uncertainty," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2006, Washington, DC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qilian Liang, "KUPS: Knowledge-based Ubiquitous and Persistent Sensor networks for Threat Assessment," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Workshop on Situation Management, Oct 2006, Washington, DC. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Hung Ly, Qilian Liang, "Spatial-Temporal-Frequency Diversity in Radar Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Oct 2006, Washington, DC.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "A Throughput-Maximized MAC Protocol for Ultra Wideband Communication in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Globecom, Nov 2006, San Francisco, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Journal Article 2006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, “Energy-Efficient Medium Access Control Protocols For Wireless Sensor Networks,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, vol. 2006, pp. 1-17, Article ID 39814, 2006.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Conference Paper 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, Qingchun Ren, "Energy and Mobility Aware Geographical Multipath Routing for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2005, New Orleans, LA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, "Fuzzy Optimization for Distributed Sensor Deployment," IEEE Wireless Communications & Networking Conference, March 2005, New Orleans, LA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "A Hybrid Approach for Asynchronous Energy-Efficient MAC Protocol for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, Oct 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qingchun Ren and Qilian Liang, "An energy-efficient MAC protocol for wireless sensor networks," IEEE Globecom, Nov 2005, St Louis, MO.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Ekta Jain, Qilian Liang, "Sensor placement and lifetime of wireless sensor networks: theory and performance analysis," IEEE Globecom 2005, St Louis, MO, Nov 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, "Latency and Energy Efficiency Evaluation in Wireless Sensor Networks," 62nd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, Dallas, TX, Sept 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Hsiao-Lan Hsu, Qilian Liang, "An Energy-Efficient Protocol For Wireless Sensor Networks," 62nd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, Dallas, TX, Sept 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, "Block Phase Estimation with Decision Feedback Demodulator for Satellite-Based Wireless ATM Networks," 62nd IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, Dallas, TX, Sept 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, "Fuzzy Deployment for Wireless Sensor Networks," accepted by IEEE Intl Conference on Computational Intelligence for Homeland Security and Personal Safety, March 2005, Orlando, FL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, "Event detection in sensor networks using fuzzy logic system",  IEEE Intl Conference on Computational Intelligence for Homeland Security and Personal Safety, March 2005, Orlando, FL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, "Sensed signal strength forecasting for wireless sensors using interval type-2 fuzzy logic systems", IEEE Intl Conference on Fuzzy Systems, Reno, NV, May 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "Fuzzy logic-optimized secure media access control (FSMAC) protocol for wireless sensor networks," IEEE Intl Conference on Computational Intelligence for Homeland Security and Personal Safety, March 2005, Orlando, FL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Haining Shu, Qilian Liang, "Wireless Sensor Network Lifetime Analysis Using Interval Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Systems," IEEE Intl Conference on Fuzzy Systems, Reno, NV, May 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, "Fault-Tolerant and Energy Efficient Wireless Sensor Networks: A Cross-Layer Approach," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, Oct 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Haining Shu and Qilian Liang,  "Spectrum Efficient Coding Scheme for Correlated Non-Binary Sources in Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, Oct 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Xinsheng Xia and Qilian Liang, "Bottom-up Cross-Layer Optimization for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks," IEEE Military Communication Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, Oct 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, "Redundancy Reduction in Wireless Sensor Networks Using SVD-QR,'' IEEE Military Communication Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, Oct 2005. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Journal Article 2005
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, “Distributed and Energy Efficient Self-Organization for On-Off Wireless Sensor Networks”, International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 12, no. 1, Jan 2005.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Conference Paper 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jiang Li, Qilian Liang, Michael Manry, "Demodualtion for wireless ATM network using modified SOM network," IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), May 2004, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Liang Zhao, Xiang Hong, Qilian Liang, "Energy-Efficient Self-Organization for Wireless Sensor Networks: A Fully Distributed Approach," IEEE Globecom, Nov 2004, Dallas, TX.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Jiang Li, Qilian Liang, M. T. Manry, "A Nonlinear Filtering Approach for Demodulation over Rician Flat Fading Channels," IEEE Globecom, Nov 2004, Dallas, TX.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, Lingming Wang, "Fault-Tolerant Multipath Transportation Aided with Channel Coding and Interleaver for Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Liang Zhao, Qilian Liang, "An access-based low-energy hierarchy for sensor networks," accepted by IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qingchun Ren, Qilian Liang, "Secure Media Access Control (MAC) in Wireless Sensor Networks: Intrusion Detections and Countermeasures," IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Xinsheng Xia, Qilian Liang, "Latency Aware and Energy Efficiency Tradeoffs for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Xiang Hong, Qilian Liang, "An access-based energy efficient clustering protocol for large scale wireless sensor network," IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Hsiao-Lan Hsu, Qilian Liang, "An energy efficient protocol for wireless sensor networks," IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2004
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Jiang Li, Qilian Liang, Michael Manry, "Co-channel interference suppression with model simplification in TDMA system", IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2004, Barcelona, Spain.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Conference Paper 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • J. Li, D. Li, J. A. Khoja, Q. Liang, M. T. Manry, V. K. Prabhu, "Overcoming Co-channel Interference in TDMA systems using SOM Equalizer", IEEE Radio and Wireless Conference, Boston, August 2003.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, "Optimal demodulator for satellite-based wireless ATM networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), May 2003, Anchorage, Alaska. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Qilian Liang, "A design methodology for wireless personal area networks with power efficiency", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 2003.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, "Nonlinear equalization for rician multipath fading channel", IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Hong Kong, April 2003.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, "Clusterhead election for mobile ad hoc wireless network", IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2003), Beijing, Sept 2003.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Jiang Li, Qilian Liang, Michael T. Manry, Tae-Hoon Kim, "A Semi-Blind Demodulator Aided by Protocols for Wireless ATM Network," IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2003), Beijing, Sept 2003.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jiang Li, Qilian Liang, Michael T. Manry, "Adaptive Channel Equalization for Satellite Communications with Multipath Based on Unsupervised Learning Algorithm," IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2003), Beijing, Sept 2003.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Journal Article 2003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, “Designing power aware self-reconfiguring topology for mobile wireless personal area networks using fuzzy logic,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C, vol. 33, no. 3, August 2003. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Book Chapter 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qilian Liang, Nancy Neigus, "Power aware packet routing control in Ad Hoc wireless networks", Integrated Management of Power Aware Communications, Computing and Networking, edited by David Goodman and R. Karri, pp. 41-51, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dec 2002, ISBN: 1-4020-7204-X.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Conference Paper 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, Nancy Neigus, "Power aware packet routing control in Ad Hoc wireless networks", presented at 2002 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Workshop on IMPACCT, May 2002, New York.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Qilian Liang, "Demodulator design for satellite packet data systems", presented at IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, May 2002, Birmingham, AL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, "MPEG VBR video traffic classification using Bayesian and nearest neighbor classifiers", presented at IEEE International Sym. on Circuits and Systems, May 2002, Scottsdale, AZ.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, "Eliminating adjacent-channel interference in satellite-based General Packet Radio Service (GPRS) systems", presented at IEEE Vehicular Technology Conf, May 2002, Birmingham, AL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, "Bandwidth utilization and signal strength-based handover initiation in mobile multimedia cellular networks", presented at IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, May 2002, Scottsdale, AZ.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, "Link adaptation and receiver design for enhanced general packet radio service wireless networks", presented at IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, May 2002, Scottsdale, AZ.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, "Bayesian equalization for satellite communications with multipath and burst digital transmission", IEEE Globecom'2002, Taiwan, Nov 2002.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qilian Liang, "Power aware video traffic classification in the compression domain", presented at IEEE Military Communications Conference, Oct 2002, Anaheim, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, "Soft handover for nonuniformly-loaded mobile multimedia cellular networks", presented at IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, May 2002, Birmingham, AL.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Journal Article 2002
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Q. Liang. "Ad hoc wireless network traffic: self-similarity and forecasting," IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 6, no. 7, pp. 297-299, July 2002.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Book Chapter 2001
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, "Video traffic modeling using type-2 fuzzy logic systems", Granular Computing: An Emerging Paradigm, edited by W. Pedrycz, Physica-Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany,  pp. 367-383, July 2001. ISBN: 3790813877
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Journal Article 2001
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, “MPEG VBR video traffic modeling and classification using fuzzy techniques”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 9, no. 1, pp.183-193, Feb 2001. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Book Chapter 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, "Chapter 13: TSK fuzzy logic systems", Uncertain Rule-Based Fuzzy Logic Systems, authored by Jerry M. Mendel, pp. 421-453, Prentice-Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, Dec 2000. ISBN: 0-13-040969-3
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Conference Paper 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, "Decision feedback equalizer for nonlinear time-varying channels using type-2 fuzzy adaptive filters", presented at IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, May 2000, San Antonio, TX. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, "Interval type-2 fuzzy logic systems", presented at IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, May 2000, San Antonio, TX. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Journal Article 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, “Equalization of time-varying nonlinear channels using type-2 fuzzy adaptive filters”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 8, no. 5, pp. 551-563, Oct 2000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, “Overcoming time-varying co-channel interference using  type-2 fuzzy adaptive filters”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, II, vol. 47, no. 12, pp. 1419-1428, Dec 2000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              • 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, “Interval type-2 fuzzy logic systems: theory and design”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 8, no. 5, pp. 535-550, Oct 2000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Qilian Liang, Nilesh N. Karnik, and Jerry M. Mendel, “Connection admission control in ATM network using survey-based type-2 fuzzy logic systems”, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part C, vol. 30, no. 3, pp. 529-539, August 2000. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • 2000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, “Design interval type-2 fuzzy logic systems using SVD-QR method: rule reduction”, International Journal of Intelligent Systems, vol. 15, no. 10, pp. 939­957, Oct 2000.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Conference Paper 1999
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Qilian Liang, Jerry M. Mendel, "Introduction to type-2 TSK fuzzy logic systems", presented at IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems, pp. 1534-1539, August 1999, Seoul, Korea. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 1999
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jerry M. Mendel, Qilian Liang, "Pictorial comparisons of type-1 and type-2 fuzzy logic systems", Proc. IASTED Int'l Conference on Intelligent Systems & Control, Oct 1999, Santa Barbara, CA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Journal Article 1999
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Nilesh N. Karnik, Jerry M. Mendel, and Qilian Liang, “Type-2 fuzzy logic systems”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 643-658, Dec. 1999.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • 1999
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Jerry M. Mendel, Qilian Liang, “Comments on combinatorial rule explosion eliminated by a fuzzy rule configuration”, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 369-371, June 1999.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

Courses

      • EE 6367-001 Advanced Wireless Communications

        Performance analysis of cellular systems with multipath propagation, diversity, equalization, smart antennas. Interference compensation and signal separation in multiuser systems. Micro- and pico-cell design. Allocation of channels, hard and soft handoffs. Data transmission on mobile networks. Review of selected current and proposed systems. Prerequisite: EE 5368.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-001 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-002 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-002 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-001 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-002 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-002 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-001 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-002 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-002 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-001 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-002 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-002 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING

        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6367-002 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultra-wideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, LTE, etc.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5364-001 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING
        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus 1 Link
      • EE 5364-002 INFORMATION THEORY AND CODING
        Students will be able to understand the basic concept in information theory and apply it to data compression, channel capacity, rate distortion, and network information theory.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus 1 Link
      • EE 6367-001 Advanced Wireless Communications
        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultrawideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, etc.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus 1 Link
      • EE 6367-002 ADVANCED WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS
        Students will be able to keep up-to-date with the new technology development of wireless communications: MIMO, space-time communications, turbo codes, ultrawideband (UWB) communication, sensor networks, WiFi, WiMAX, WCDMA, CDMA2000, etc.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus 1 Link