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Dr Kezhi Wang
Senior Lecturer


Dr Kezhi Wang received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Warwick. He was with University of Essex and Northumbria University.

He has received several awards, including the prestigious IEEE Communications Society Leonard G. Abraham Prize (2022) and IEEE Communications Society Heinrich Hertz Award (2023).

He has published 100+ IEEE journals (IEEE Transactions, IEEE Letters, IEEE Magazines), with the citation 7,100+, h-index: 44, i10-index: 97 (Google Scholar).

As a PI/Co-I/PDRA, he has been involved in many national/international projects with the total funding 7m+, including: Distinguished Visiting Fellowship from UK Royal Academy of Engineering (PI, 2018); International Exchanges from UK Royal Society (PI, 2022-2024); COVER from EC Horizon Europe (Scientific Coordinator/PI, 2023-2026); HarmonicAI from EC Horizon Europe (PI for Brunel, 2024-2027); Eureka collaborative R&D (800k, PI for Brunel (250k), 2023-2025), EVOLVE from EC Horizon Europe (Co-I at Northumbria); NIRVANA from UK EPSRC (PDRA); iCIRRUS from EC Horizon 2020 (PDRA) and many others.

He currently serves as an Associate Editor for seven journals including IEEE WCL/IEEE CL; serves/served as a Lead/Guest Editor for many international journals and TPC Track Chair/Publicity Co-Chair/Session Chair/TPC member for a number of conferences.

He has supervised/co-supervised several PhD students to complete and most of them are now working in Universities/Industries across the UK and the world. 

He has been invited to give talks at several universities and organizations, e.g., IEEE ComSoc School Series UK and Ireland.

He has been reviewing the proposal for several organizations, e.g., Israel Science Foundation, UK EPSRC and others.

He has been invited as an external examiner for many universities, e.g., University of Aberdeen, University of Exeter, Aston University, Edge Hill University, University of Essex, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, etc.

For more information, please check my personal website.

If you are interested in pursuing a Ph.D degree with me, please do not hesitate to drop me an email with your CV.