faculty profile

Yu-Dong Yao

PROFESSOR & DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR, IEEE FELLOW (RESEARCH INTERESTS: WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKS, COGNITIVE AND SOFTWARE-DEFINED RADIO)
Building: Burchard Building
Room: B-212
Phone: 201.216.5264
Fax: 201.216.8246
Email: yyao@stevens.edu
Website
Education
  • Ph.D. in EE, Southeast University, Nanjing, China, 1988

  • M.Eng. in EE, Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Nanjing, China, 1985

  • B.Eng. in EE, Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Nanjing, China, 1982

Research
  • Wireless communications and networks

    • Cochannel interference analysis

    • Random access protocols

    • Cognitive and software-defined radio

    • SS/CDMA, OFDM/OFDMA

  • Antennas and RF

    • Antenna arrays and beamforming

    • SDR and RF test bed

    • Impulse radiating antennas

Selected Publications
Journals
  1. H. Li, M. Syed, Y. D. Yao, and T. Kamakaris. (2009). "Spectrum Sharing in an ISM Band: Outage Performance of a Hybrid DS/FH Spread Spectrum System with Beamforming", EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, Special Issue on Dynamic Spectrum Access for Wireless Networking.
  2. X. Hu and Y. D. Yao. (2008). "Reverse link outage probabilities of multicarrier CDMA systems with bemforming in the presence of carrier frequency offset", EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking.
  3. H. Li, Y. D. Yao, and J. Yu,. (2007). "Outage probabilities of wireless systems with LCMV beamforming", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications.
  4. E. S. El-Alfy, Y. D. Yao, and H. Heffes. (2006). "A learning approach for prioritized handoff channel allocation in mobile multimedia networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications.
  5. J. Yu and Y. D. Yao. (2005). "Detection performance of chaotic spreading LPI waveforms", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications.
  6. Z. Cao, U. Tureli, and Y. D. Yao. (2004). "Deterministic multiuser carrier frequency offset estimation for interleaved OFDMA uplink", IEEE Transactions on Communications.
  7. L. Zhou, Y. D. Yao, H. Heffes, and R. Zhang. (2003). "Investigation of slotted ALOHA under Nakagami fading with synchronized and asynchronous cochannel cells", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.
  8. L. Li, H. Li, and Y. D. Yao. (2002). "Channel estimation and interference suppression for space-time coded systems in frequency-selective fading channels", Journal of Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, Special Issue on Adaptive Antennas and MIMO Systems.
Courses
  • EE 651 Spread Spectrum and CDMA
  • EE 441 Introduction to Wireless Systems
  • CPE 441 Introduction to Wireless Systems
  • NIS 651 Spread Spectrum and CDMA