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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mai Vu

Associate Professor
Laboratory for CommunIcations in Networked Systems

Mai Vu

Associate Professor
Laboratory for CommunIcations in Networked Systems

Phone 617-627-6412
Halligan Hall, Room 207
161 College Avenue, Medford, MA
Biography: 

Associate Professor Mai Vu is an associate professor in electrical and computer engineering at Tufts University. She leads Tufts LiNKS, the Laboratory for communIcations in NetworKed Systems, which conducts research in wireless systems, signal processing and networked communications. She and her group have published extensively in the areas of MIMO wireless systems, cooperative and cognitive communications, and energy-efficient communications. She has served on the technical program committee of numerous IEEE conferences and, during 2013-2016, was an editor for the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications. She is a senior member of the IEEE.

Education: 
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 2006
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, 2006
M.S.E., Electrical Engineering, University of Melbourne, 1999
B.E., Computer Systems Engineering, RMIT University, 1997
Selected Honors and Awards: 
2013: Elected Senior Member, IEEE
2004-2005: Intel Foundation PhD Fellowship
2000-2004: Rambus Corporation Graduate Fellowship, Stanford University
1997: Award for Best Final Year Student at RMIT School of Engineering, Australian Institute of Engineers
Selected Professional Activities: 
2013-present: Editor, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
Professional Memberships: 
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Teaching/Courses Taught: 
Wireless Communications
Network Information Theory
Communications Systems I
Convex Optimization