Dr. Xiaohong Peng (SMIEEE)
Senior Lecturer of Telecommunications and Networking
Head of Adaptive Communications
Networks Research Group
Electronic, Electrical and Power
School of Engineering & Applied Science
Birmingham B4 7ET
Tel: +44 (0)12-2043527
Fax: +44 (0)121-2043682
Ph.D. Digital Communications,
University of Manchester, 1995
MSc. Electrical Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong
BEng. Electrical Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong
Senior Member of IEEE
- Wireless ad hoc and sensor networks
- Mobile wireless networks
- Vehicular communications and networks
- Video streaming and quality assessment
- Information theory and error control coding
An integrated intra-vehicle wireless sensor
- Cooperative relaying in broadband wireless access
A PhD studentship is currently available for a research project on
Intra-Vehicle Wireless Sensor Networks, which is fully sponsored by Jaguar Land
Rover. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by contacting me.
- R. H. Osman, X.-H. Peng, M. A. Omar, “Enhancing QoS in vehicle-to-infrastructure approaches through
adaptive cooperative communications” in Proc. 6th International Conference
on Advances in Vehicular Systems, Technologies and Applications, July
2017. (Best Paper Award)
- R. H. Osman, X.-H. Peng, Z. Tang, “Energy efficiency
and achievable data rate of device-to-device communications in cellular
networks,” in Proc. 10th IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical
and Social Computing, June 2017.
- L. Fei, Y. Chen, Q. Gao, X.-H. Peng and Q. Li, “Energy hole mitigation
through cooperative transmission in wireless sensor networks,” Int.
Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Volume 2015, Article ID 757481,
- M. Seyedebrahimi, X.-H. Peng, “Enhanced connectivity
and QoE through LTE-WiFi
interworking in smart cities,” in Proc. International Conference on
Connected Smart Cities (CSC), July 2015. (Best Paper Award)
- M. Seyedebrahimi, X.-H. Peng, “Ensuring QoE in contemporary mobile networks for video content
distribution,” in Proc. Int. Workshop on Communication and Networking
Techniques for Contemporary Video (in Infocom
2015), April 2015.
- L. Fei, J. Zhang, Q. Gao, X.-H. Peng, “Outage-optimal relay strategy under
outdated CSI in decode-and-forward cooperative communication systems,” IET Communications, Vol: 9, Issue:
4, 2015, pp: 441 – 450.
Seyedebrahimi, X.-H. Peng, R. Harrison, “Adaptive resource allocation for QoE-aware mobile communication networks,” in Proc.
IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications
Seyedebrahimi, X.-H. Peng and R. Harrison, “A quality driven
framework for adaptive video streaming in mobile wireless networks,” in
Proc. IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), April
- M. Seyedebrahimi,
C. Bailey and X.-H. Peng, “Model
and performance of a no-reference quality assessment metric for video
streaming,” IEEE Trans. on
Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, Vol. 23, No. 12, Dec. 2013,
Bailey, Xiao-Hong Peng, “A quality
driven adaptation scheme for DASH streaming,” in Proc. IEEE ChinaCom, August. 2013.
Seyedebrahimi, X.-H. Peng and R. Harrison, “A new scheduling method for
enhanced quality of experience in LTE systems,” in Proc. 19th
European Conference on Wireless Communications, April 2013.
Bailey, M. Seyedebrahimi, and X.-H. Peng, “Pause intensity: No-reference
quality metric for video transmission in TCP networks,” in Proc. International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME
2012), July 2012.
Zhang, L. Fei, Q. Gao,
and X.-H. Peng, “Energy-efficient multihop cooperative
MISO transmission with optimal hop distance in wireless ad hoc networks,” IEEE Trans. on Wireless Communications,
Vol. 10, Issue 10, Oct. 2011, pp. 3426-3435.
- T. Porter, and X.-H. Peng, “Hybrid TCP/UDP video transport for H.264 content delivery in burst
loss networks,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on
Multimedia & Expo (ICME 2011), July 2011.
- T. Porter, and X.-H. Peng, “An objective approach to measuring video playback quality in lossy networks using TCP,” IEEE
Communications Letters, Vol. 15 Issue 1, Jan. 2011, pp. 76-78.
- Q. Gao, Y. Zuo, J. Zhang, and X.-H.
energy efficiency in a wireless sensor network by combining cooperative
MIMO with data aggregation,” IEEE
Trans. on Vehicular Technology, Vol. 59, Issue 8, Oct. 2010, pp. 3956
- X.-H. Peng, “Bounds on end-to-end performance of
networks employing erasure control coding,” in Proc. IEEE Int. Symp. on Information Theory
and Applications (ISITA), Oct. 2010.
- Q. Gao, L. Fei, J. Zhang, and X.-H. Peng, “Performance optimisation of the MAC protocol with multiple contention slots
in MIMO ad hoc networks,” IET Proc.
on Communications, Vol. 4, Issue 5, March 2010, pp.562-572.
Zhang, X.-H. Peng, and X. Gu, “Performance analysis of an experimental
wireless relay sensor network,” Concurrency
and Computation: Practice and Experience, Vol. 22, Issue 4, March
Haywood, S. Mukherjee, and X.-H. Peng, “Investigation
of H.264 video streaming over an IEEE 802.11e EDCA wireless testbed,” in Proc. IEEE Int. Conf. on
Communications (ICC), June 2009.
- R. Taank and X.-H. Peng, “Investigation of the effects of
feedback channel losses for wireless TCP experiments,” in Proc. IEEE Int. Symp. On Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio
Communications (PIMRC), Sept. 2007.
Peng and P.G. Farrell, “On Construction of the (24, 12, 8) Golay code,” IEEE
Trans. on Information Theory, Vol. 52, No. 8, Aug. 2006, pp.3669-3675.
Peng and X. Gu, “Cooperative diversity based on
distributed coding schemes in wireless networks,” BT Tech. Journal, Vol. 24, No. 2, April 2006.
- X. Gu, X.-H.
Peng and G.-C. Zhang, “MIMO systems for broadband wireless
communications,” BT Tech. Journal,
Vol. 24, No. 2, April 2006.
- Q. Gao, K.
Blow, D. Holding, X.-H. Peng and I. Marshall, “Radio range adjustment for
energy efficient wireless sensor networks,” Ad Hoc Networks, Vol.4,
Jan. 2006, pp.75-82.
Peng, “Erasure-control coding for distributed networks,” IEE Proceedings on Communications, Vol. 152, No. 6, Dec. 2005,
Peng and P.G. Farrell, “Optimal augmentation of product codes,” IEE Electro. Lett., vol. 40, 10th
June 2004, pp. 750-752.
- X.-H. Peng, P.G.
Farrell, and P. Coulton, “Adaptive soft-decision
decoding in two dimensions,” Information,
Coding & Mathematics by Kluwer Academic Publishers, May 2002,
Peng, and P.G. Farrell, "Adaptive soft-decision decoding for array
codes," European Trans. on
Telecommunications, Vol. 12, No. 6, Nov.-Dec. 2001, pp.487-500.
Peng, and A. Burr, “Optimal soft-decision decoding for multilevel block
modulation codes,” IEE Proceedings
on Communications, Vol. 148,
No. 6, Dec. 2001, pp.333-338.
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