Xiaohu Ge

time:May 27, 2021

Name: Xiaohu Ge

Academic Title: Professor

Email: xhge@hust.edu.cn

Research Interests:

Mobile Communications, Green Communications and Networking


Xiaohu Ge received the Ph.D.degree in communication and information engineeringfrom the Huazhong University of Scienceand Technology (HUST), China, in 2003.

Employment and Work Experience:

Xiaohu Ge has been worked with HUST, since November2005. Prior to that, he worked as a Researcherat Ajou University, South Korea, and the Politecnico Di Torino,Italy, from January 2004 to October 2005. He is currently a full Professorwith the School of Electronic Information and Communications,HUST. He is also an Adjunct Professor with the Faculty of Engineeringand Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney (UTS),Australia.


Green Communications and Networking

Selected Publications:

[1]XiaohuGe, J.Thompson, Y. Li, X. Liu, W. Zhang and T. Chen, “Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Wireless Communications,”IEEECommunications Magazine, Vol. 57, No. 3, pp. 12-13, March 2019.

[2]Xiaohu Ge, Y. Sun, H. Gharavi and J. Thompson, “Joint Optimization of Computation and Communication Power in Multi-user Massive MIMO Systems,”IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications,Vol. 17, No. 6, pp. 4051-4063,June2018.(ESI High Cited Paper, among top 1% most cited papers in last ten years)

[3]Xiaohu Ge,X.Tian, Y. Qiu, G. Mao, T. Han, “Small Cell NetworksWith Fractal Coverage Characteristics,”IEEE Transactions on Communications,Vol. 66, No. 11, pp. 5457 - 5469, Nov. 2018.

[4]Xiaohu Ge, S. Tu, G. Mao,Vincent K. N.Lau, L. Pan, “Cost Efficiency Optimization of 5G Wireless Backhaul Networks,”IEEE Transactions onMobile Computing,Vol. 18, No. 12, pp. 2796-2810,Dec. 2019.

[5]Xiaohu Ge, Y. Qiu, J. Chen, M. Huang, et. al, “Wireless Fractal Cellular Networks,”IEEEWirelessCommunications, Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 110-119, Oct. 2016

[6]Xiaohu Ge, J. Yang, H. Gharavi, Y. Sun, “Energy Efficiency Challenges of 5G Small Cell Networks,”IEEECommunications Magazine, Vol. 55, No. 5, pp. 184-191, May 2017.(ESI High Cited Paper, among top 1% most cited papers in last ten years)

[7]Xiaohu Ge, Z. Li, S. Li, “5G Software Defined Vehicular Networks,”IEEECommunications Magazine, Vol. 55, No. 7, pp. 87-93, July. 2017

[8]Xiaohu Ge, R. Zi, X. Xiong, Q. Li and L. Wang, “Millimeter Wave Communications with OAM-SM Scheme for Future Mobile Networks,”IEEE JournalSelectedAreas in Communications,Vol. 35, No. 9, pp. 2163-2177, Sept. 2017.

[9]Xiaohu Ge, L. Pan, Q. Li, G. Mao and S. Tu, “Multi-Path Cooperative Communications Networks for Augmented and Virtual Reality Transmission,”IEEE Transactions on Multimedia,Vol 19, Issue 10, pp. 2345-2358, 2017.

[10]Xiaohu Ge, “Ultra-Reliable Low-Latency Communications in Autonomous Vehicular Networks,”IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology,Vol 68, Issue 5, pp. 5005-5016,May,2019.

[11]Xiaohu Ge, H. Jia, Y. Zhang, Y. Xiao, Y. Li and B. Vucetic, “Energy Efficient Optimization of Wireless-powered 5G Full Duplex Cellular Networks: A Mean Field Game Approach,”IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 455-467, June, 2019.

[12]Xiaohu Ge, R. Zhou, Q. Li, “5G NFV-Based Tactile Internet for Mission-Critical IoT Services,”IEEE Internet of Things, Vol. 7, No. 7, pp. 6150-6163, July, 2020.

[13]J. Zhang, W. Wu,Xiaohu Ge, “Time Reverse Equalization Algorithm for 16 QAM Coherent Optical Communication Systems,”IEEE Access,Vol. 9, pp. 60753--60763, 2021.

[14]J. Yang,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author),Y. Li, “Principle of Computation Power Optimization in Millimeter Wave Massive MIMO Systems,”IEEE Transactions onMobile Computing,publication online, DOI:10.1109/TMC.2020.3048718.

[15]Y. Zhong, G. Mao,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author),F. Zheng, “Spatio-temporal Modeling for Massive and Sporadic Access,”IEEE JournalSelectedAreas in Communications,Vol. 39, No. 3, pp. 638-651,March. 2021.

[16]J. Yang,Xiaohu Ge(corresponding author), J. Thompson and H. Gharavi, “Power-Consumption Outage in Beyond Fifth Generation Mobile Communication Systems,”IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications,Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 897-910, Feb. 2021.

[17]K. Chen, J. Yang, Q. Li,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author),“Sub-array Hybrid Precoding for Massive MIMO Systems: A CNN-based Approach,”IEEE Communication Letter,Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 191-195, Jan.2021.

[18]X. Xiong, Q. Li,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author),H. Lou, “Capacity Modelling and Performance Analysis of OAM-OFDM Wireless Communication Systems,”IEEE Access,Vol. 8, pp. 163129--163139, 2020.

[19]Z. Li, L. Xiang,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author),G. Mao, H.-C. Chao, “Latency and Reliability of mmWave Multi-hop V2V Communications under Relay Selections”,IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology,Vol. 69, No. 9, pp. 9807-9821,Sept.2020.

[20]G. Wang, Y. Zhong, R. Li,Xiaohu Ge, T. Quek, G. Mao,“Effect of Spatial and Temporal Traffic Statistics on the Performance of Wireless Networks,”IEEE Transactions on Communications,Vol. 68, No. 11, pp. 7083-7097, Nov.2020.

[21]Q. Li, Y. Zhang, Y. Li(correspondingauthor), Y. Xiao,Xiaohu Ge,“Capacity-Aware Edge Caching in Fog Computing Networks,”IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology,Vol. 69, No. 8, pp. 9244 - 9248, Aug.2020.

[22]S. Zheng, T. Han (corresponding author),Xiaohu Ge,“Smart Contract-based Spectrum Sharing Transactions for Multi-Operators Wireless Communication Networks,” IEEE Access,Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 88547--88557, 2020.

[23]Y. Jiang, Y. Zhong,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author), “Smart Contract-Based Data Commodity Transactions for Industrial Internet of Things,” IEEE Access, Vol. 7, pp. 180856--180866, 2019.

[24]Y. Jiang,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author), Y. Zhong, G. Mao, Y. Li, “A New Small-World IoT Routing Mechanism based on Cayley Graphs,”IEEE Internet of Things, Vol. 6, No. 6, pp. 10384-10395, Dec., 2019.

[25]H. Lou,Xiaohu Ge, Q. Li, “The New Purity and Capacity Models for the OAM-mmWave Communication Systems under Atmospheric Turbulence,”IEEE Access, Vol. 7, pp. 129988--129996, 2019.

[26]K. Wang, J. Yu, L. Chen, P. Zhou,Xiaohu Ge, M. Win, “Opportunistic Scheduling Revisited Using Restless Bandits: Indexability and Index Policy,”IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 18, No. 10, pp. 4997-5010, Oct. 2019.

[27]R. Dong, W. Hardjawana, A. Li, Y. Li,Xiaohu Ge, B. Vucetic, “Joint Beamforming and User Association Scheme for Full-Dimension Massive MIMO Networks,”IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology,vol. 68, No. 8, pp. 7733-7746, Aug. 2019.

[28]J. Yang,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author), Y. Zhong, “How Much of Wireless Rate Can Smartphones Support in 5G Networks?”IEEENetwork, Vol. 33, No. 3, pp. 122-129, June, 2019.

[29]L. Xiang, D. W. Kwan-Ng,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author), Z. Ding, V. W.S. Wong, and R. Schober, “Cache-Aided Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access,”IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp.436-451, June, 2019.

[30]J. Chen,Xiaohu Ge (corresponding author), Q. Ni, “Coverage and Handoff Analysis of 5G Fractal Small Cell Networks,”IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications,Vol 18, Issue 2, pp. 1263-1276,Feb.2019.

Scientific Research Projects:

1.“Research on Theories of Intelligent Network Cognition Based on Multi-access Edge Computing,”granted No.:U2001210,Sponsor: NSFC (Natural Science Foundation of China), Principal Investigator:Dr.Xiaohu Ge(HUST, China), Research Period: 2021 ~ 2014, Budget:2,540,000 RMB.

2.“Research on Theory and Key Technology of Information Spatial Cooperation Optimization in Green Communication Networks,”granted No.:61210002,Sponsor: NSFC (Natural Science Foundation of China), Principal Investigator:Dr.Xiaohu Ge(HUST, China), Research Period: 2013~ 2017, Budget:2,600,000 RMB.

3.“Research on 6G Resource Allocation and High Energy Efficiency Communications”,granted No.:2020YFB1806605, Sponsor:China MOST Key Programme, Principal Investigator:Dr.Xiaohu Ge (HUST, China), Research Period: 2020.12 ~ 2023.11, Budget: 1,088,000 RMB.

4.“Joint Research on the 5G vehicular networks based on Automatic Driving”,granted No.:2017YFE0121600, Sponsor:China MOST international cooperative research programme, Principal Investigator:Dr.Xiaohu Ge (HUST, China), Research Period: 2019 ~ 2020, Budget: 850,000 RMB.

5.“EU-China Study on IoT and 5G”,granted No.:723227,Sponsor: EU, Horizon 2020 Program, Principal Investigator: Dr.MartinPotts, (Martel GmbH, Switzerland), Research Period: 2016/7/01~ 2018/06/30,Budget: 962,625 €,Dr. Xiaohu Ge works as a member of PMC andPIof HUST to join this project.

6.“Energy-Efficient Wireless Networks and Connectivity of Device - Densification”,granted No.:DNRO:195/31/2013,Sponsor:TEKES,Finland , Principal Investigators: Prof. Olav Tirkkonen (Aalto Univ.), Dr. Tao Chen (VTT), Dr. Antti Tolli (Oulu Univ.), and Prof. Mikko Valkama (Tampere Univ. of Techn.), Research Period:May,2013 ~April,2015, Budge: 1,000,000 €,Dr. Xiaohu Ge representative of HUST to join this project.

7.“UK-ChinaScience Bridges: R&D on 4G Wireless Mobile Communications”,granted No.:EP/G042713/1,Sponsor:UK EPSRC, Principal Investigator:Dr.Cheng-Xiang Wang (Heriot-Watt University, UK), Research Period:April,2009 ~May,2012, Budget: 1,130,000GBP,Dr. Xiaohu Ge works as China core partner member of PMC andPIof HUST to join this project.

8.“Security, services, networking and performance of next generation IP-based multimedia wireless networks”,granted No.:PIRSES-GA-2009-247083,Sponsor:EUFrame-work Program 7, Principal Investigator:Dr. Frank Reichert, and project manager: Frank Y. Li (University of Agder, Norway), Research Period: 2010/06/14~ 2014/06/15, Budget:760,000 €,Dr. Xiaohu Ge works as China core partner member of PMC andPIof HUST to join this project.

9.“Towards Pervasive Indoor Wireless Networks,”granted No.:PIRSES-GA-2012-318992,Sponsor: EU Frame-work Program 7, Principal Investigator : Dr. Jie Zhang, (University of Sheffield, UK), Research Period: 2012/10/01~ 2016/09/30,Budget:552,900 €,Dr. Xiaohu Ge works as a member of PMC andPIof HUST to join this project.

10.“Cross-layer Research on Green Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks andServices,”granted No.:PIRSES-GA-2013-610524,Sponsor: EU Frame-work Program 7, Principal Investigator : Dr.Qiang Ni, (Lancaster University, UK), Research Period: 2014/4/1~ 2018/3/30,Budget:424,200 €,Dr. Xiaohu Ge works as a member of PMC andPIof HUST to join this project.

11.“Coordination techniques for multi-cell cooperative MIMO networks,”granted No.:PGR00195,Sponsor: Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairsfor Italy-China Joint Project, Principal Investigator : Dr. Michele Zorzi, (University of Padova, Italy), Research Period: 2013 ~ 2015,Budget:300,000 €,Dr. Xiaohu Ge works as China PI for this project.

Awards and Honors:

1.IEEED istinguished Lecturer, 2019-2020.

2.China Institute of Communications(CIC) Fellow, since 2019

3.IET Fellow, since 2016

4.Huazhong Distinguished Professor (This position is employed by HUST for excellent researchers) from Jan. 1, 2013.


China National International Joint Research Center of GREen CommunicAtions and NeTworks (GREAT). Granted by Ministry ofScience and Technology China on Dec. 29 2015.

Dr. Xiaohu Ge is the founding director of GREAT center;

Last:Caiming Qiu

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