Members

Principal Investigators

Matthew R. McKay
Professor
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Melbourne, Australia 
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, University of Melbourne, Australia
Adjunct Professor
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE), HKUST

Ahmed Abdul Quadeer
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering (ECE), HKUST

Members

  1. Muhammad Saqib Sohail, Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2020 –
  2. Neelkanth Kundu, PhD Student (Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship), 2018 – 2022
  3. Hang Zhang, PhD Student, 2018 – 
  4. Syed Awais Wahab Shah, PhD Student (Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship), 2018 – 
  5. Qingbei Cheng, PhD Student, 2020 –
  6. Seahwa Lee, MPhil Student, 2022 – 
  7. Peifeng Wu, PhD Student (Red Bird Award), 2022 –
  8. Haiye Ye, Research Assistant, 2022 – 

Alumni

  1. Prathapasinghe Dharmawansa, Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2007 – 2011. 
    Subsequent position: Post-doc and Lecturer at Stanford University, Statistics Department; now Senior Lecturer at University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  2. Liang Sun, PhD student, 2007 – 2010. 
    Subsequent position: NEC Labs; then Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs; then post-doc at University of British Columbia, Canada; now Assistant Professor at Beihang University, Beijing, China
  3. Shen Shuo, MPhil student, 2008 -2010. 
    Subsequent position: Asset Management, Hong Kong
  4. Li Shang, MPhil student, 2010 – 2012. 
    Subsequent position: Ph.D. student at Columbia University, New York; now at AT&T Labs, New Jersey
  5. Liu Ying, PhD student, 2008 – 2013. 
    Subsequent position: Post-doc at Technische Universitat Darmstadt, Germany; now Team Leader at AVL (automotive company), Regensburg, Germany.
  6. Yueping Wu, PhD student, 2008 – 2013. 
    Subsequent position: Post-doc at Imperial College, London; now Senior Engineer at ASTRI, Hong Kong
  7. Xi Zhang, PhD student, 2010 – 2014. 
    Subsequent position: Huawei Technologies, Chengdu, China
  8. Yu Jian, MPhil student, 2011 – 2013. 
    Subsequent position: Huawei Technologies, Shenzhen, China
  9. Damien Passemier, Post-Doc, 2012 – 2014 . 
    Subsequent position: Quantitative analyst at Smartalpha, a hedge fund in Hong Kong; now working for TAS Services, a horse-racing predictive modelling company in Hong Kong
  10. Raymond H. Y. Louie, Research Assistant Professor, Junior Fellow of HKUST’s Institute for Advanced Study, 2013 – 2018.
    Subsequent position: Postdoctoral fellow at Viral Immunology Systems Program (VISP), Kirby Institute, University of New South Wales, Australia
  11. David Morales-Jimenez, Research Assistant Professor, 2014 – 2018.
    Subsequent position: Lecturer (Assistant Professor) at Queen’s University Belfast, EEECS
  12. Liusha Yang, PhD Student, 2012 – 2018.
  13. Nicolas Auguin, PhD Student, 2014 – 2019
  14. Laureano Moreno Pozas, Post-Doctoral Fellow, 2017 – 2019.
  15. Muhammad Saqib Sohail, PhD Student (Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship), 2013 –  2020
  16. Syed Muhammad Umer Abdullah, MPhil Student, 2016 – 2021
    Subsequent position: Research Assistant II at State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong cum Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
  17. Syed Faraz Ahmed, PhD Student (Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship), 2016 –  2021
    Subsequent position: Postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Melbourne, Australia 

Visiting Students

  • Etienne Leloup, 08/2017 – 12/2017, Centrale-Supelec, France  
  • Kevin Kaczorowski, 08/2016 – 09/2016, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA 
  • Laureano Moreno Pozas, 01/2016 – 07/2016, University of Malaga, Spain 
  • Ali Aliyari, 07/2015 – 10/2015, Sharif University of Technology, Iran 
  • Qi Zhang, 06/2014 – 12/2014, Nanjing University of Post and Telecommunications, China 
  • Andrew Thornburg, 05/2014 – 08/2014, University of Texas at Austin, USA
  • Junjie (Jason) Zhu, 07/2013 – 08/2013, Olin College of Engineering, USA
  • Effariza Hanafi, 11/2012 – 12/2012, University of Canterbury, New Zealand