Vincent Wong

 
 

Vincent Wong received his B.Sc. (with distinction) degree from the University of Manitoba in 1994, M.A.Sc. degree from the University of Waterloo in 1996, and Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2000, all in electrical engineering. From 2000 - 2001, he was a systems engineer at PMC-Sierra Inc. (now Microchip Technology Inc.). In 2002, he joined the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of British Columbia, where he is currently a Professor. His research areas include wireless communication systems, mobile networking, Internet of things, smart grid, energy systems, machine learning, and deep reinforcement learning. Dr. Wong is the Chair of the executive editorial committee of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, an Area Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Communications and IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society, and an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing. He has served as a guest editor of the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Wireless Communications, IEEE Internet of Things Journal, and was on the editorial boards of the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology and Journal of Communications and Networks. He has served as an IEEE Communications Society Distinguished Lecturer (2019 - 2020). He is the Chair of the IEEE Vancouver Joint Communications Chapter and has served as the Chair of the IEEE Communications Society Emerging Technical Subcommittee on Smart Grid Communications.  He is a Fellow of the IEEE.


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Professor, IEEE Fellow

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The University of British Columbia

2332 Main Mall,

Vancouver, BC, Canada

V6T 1Z4


Tel: 1-604-827-5135

Office: Room 4104, Kaiser Building

e-mail: vincentw AT ece.ubc.ca

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