Lingyang Song

Boya Distinguished Professor
Director, Institute of Information & Communications Technology
Associate Head, Department of Electronics Engineering
Vice Director, Office of Academic Development
Peking University, Beijing, China

Office: EECS Building 2631
Tel: +86 (0)10 62763131
Email: lingyang.song@pku.edu.cn
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Lingyang Song received his BS from Jilin University, China, in 2002, and Ph.D. from the University of York, UK, in 2006, where he received the K. M. Stott Prize for excellent research. He worked as a research fellow at the University of Oslo, Norway until rejoining Philips Research UK in March 2008 as a senior research scientist for 3GPP RAN1 standards. In May 2009, he joined the School of Electronics Engineering and Computer Science, Peking University, and is now a Boya Distinguished Professor. His main research interests include wireless communications, mobile computing, and machine learning.

Dr. Song has co-authored of 4 text books, including “Wireless Device-to- Device Communications and Networks,” and “Full-Duplex Communications and Networks,” by Cambridge University Press, UK. He has co-edited two books: “Orthogonal Frequency Division Multiple Access (OFDMA)-Fundamentals and Applications,” and “Evolved Network Planning and Optimization for UMTS and LTE (IEEE ComSoc Best Readings), ” by Auerbach Publications, CRC Press, USA.

Dr. Song is the co-author of many paper/demo awards, including IEEE Leonard G. Abraham Prize in 2016 (publication in the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications in the previous 3 calendar years), best paper awards from IEEE Communication Society Flagship Conference: IEEE ICC 2014, IEEE ICC 2015, IEEE Globecom 2014, and the best demo award in the ACM Mobihoc 2015. He received National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars in 2017, First Prize in Nature Science Award of Ministry of Education of China in 2017, National Science Fund for Excellent Young Scholars in 2013, and IEEE Communications Society Asia Pacific (AP) Young Researcher Award in 2012.

Dr. Song has served as a Distinguished Lecturer of IEEE Communications Society (2015-2018), an Area Editor of IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (2019-), an Editor of IEEE Transactions on Communications (2019-), Editor of China Communications (2015-), and Editor of Transactions on Wireless Communications (2013-2018). He also serves as a Section Editor for Springer Handbook of Cognitive Radio (2016-). He served as the TPC co-chairs for ICUFN 2011/2012 and IEEE ICCC 2019. He served as symposium co-chairs for IEEE ICC 2014/2016, IEEE VTC 2016 spring, and IEEE Globecom 2016. He has served as Vice Chair (2016-) of IEEE Communications Society Cognitive Network Technical Committee, and Vice Chair (2016-) of IEEE Communications Society Asia Pacific Board Technical Affairs Committee.

Dr. Song is a Fellow of IEEE, and a Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher.