Network Information Theory


People involved in the Network Information Theory project.

Academic Staff

Dr Lawrence Ong

Lawrence Ong received the BEng degree (1st Hons) in electrical engineering from the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore, in 2001. He subsequently received the MPhil degree from the University of Cambridge, UK, in 2004 and the PhD degree from NUS in 2008. Lawrence Ong was with MobileOne, Singapore, as a system engineer from 2001 to 2002. He was a research fellow at NUS, from 2007 to 2008. From 2008 to 2012, he was a postdoctoral researcher at The University of Newcastle, Australia. In 2012, Lawrence Ong was awarded a Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) [success rate: 12.8%] by the Australian Research Council (ARC); in 2014, he was awarded a Future Fellowship [success rate: 18.07%] by the ARC. He is currently a Future Fellow at the University of Newcastle.

Postgraduate Students

Behzad Asadi

Behzad Asadi received the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tehran in 2008. From 2008 to 2010, he was a Research Associate at WMC Laboratory, University of Tehran and from 2011 to 2013 he was with ZTE Corporation as a Solution Manager. Currently, he is pursuing his PhD degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Newcastle. His research interests include Information and Coding Theory, and Signal Processing in Wireless Networks.

Chandra Thapa

PhD Student ( Research Interests: Relay Networks, Next Generation Networks.)

Maintained by Dr Lawrence Ong
University of Newcastle
30 Jul 2014, © Copyright