Shengli Fu

Electrical Engineering
Chair of Electrical Engineering
Professor

Discovery Park, B276

UNT faculty Shengli Fu
Areas of Expertise:
  • Communication and Signal Processing
  • Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles
About

Faculty Info | Research Profile | Website

Education
  • Ph.D. degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Delaware, August 2005
  • M.S. degree in Computer Engineering, Wright State University, August 2002
  • M.S. degree in Communication and Electronic System, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, April 1997
  • B.S. degree in Telecommunication Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, July 1994
Research

Research Interests

  • Coding and Information Theory: space-time coding and decoding, distributed coding, network coding, joint encryption and error-correction coding
  • Wireless Communications: cooperative communications, wireless sensor networks, security in wireless networks
  • Speech and Visual Signal Processing: speech driven facial animation, speaker location

Projects

List of Publications

  • One of the most accessed papers (Rank #2 May 2008, IEEE Network, Rank #1 Aug. IEEE Network, Rank #32 Sep. IEEE,Rank #1 Dec. IEEE Network, Rank #2 May, IEEE Network) Kejie Lu, Yi Qian, Hsiao-Hwa Chen, and Shengli Fu, "WiMax networks: from access to service platform," IEEE Network, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 38-45, May-June 2008.

Communications and Signal Processing Laboratory

Publications
Please visit Faculty Info page and click "Publications" tab.
Professional Experience

Professional Activities

  • NSF Panelist (2008)
  • Review panelist: 2014 Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists, Office of Research and Economic Development
  • Associate Editor
    • Wiley’s Security and Communication Networks Journal (2008 – present)
    • Wiley's International Journal on Communication Systems (2009 – present)
    • Springer Telecommunication Systems (2010 – present)
  • Publications Chair: IEEE GlobalSIP 2015
  • Tutorial Co-chair: Chinacom 2010
  • Technical Program Committee (TPC) member
    • TPC member of IEEE Global Communications Conference (2006 - 2016)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on Communications (2007- 2015)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking & Communications (2012 – 2014)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing (2007, 2008)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (2007 - 2014)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (IEEE-ICCC) (2012, 2014, 2015)
    • TPC member of IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (2008, 2009, 2017)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (2010)
    • TPC member of IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE WCNC 2013 - 2015)
    • TPC member of International Conference on Wireless Communications & Signal Processing (WCSP) (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (2011)
    • TPC member of IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking & Communications (IEEE ICNC 2012 - 2015)
  • Special Session Chairing
    • IASTED Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (2007)
  • Reviewer of Journals
    • IEEE Communication Letters
    • IEEE Communications Magazine
    • IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications
    • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
    • IEEE Transactions on Communication
    • IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
    • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
    • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing and Information Processing over Networks
    • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
    • IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems
    • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
    • IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine
    • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
    • IEEE Wireless Communications Letters
    • IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine
    • IET Communications
    • Elsevier: Computer Communications
    • Springer: Wireless Personal Communications
    • Wiley: Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing
  • Reviewer of Conferences
    • IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances for Wireless Communications (2005)
    • IEEE International Conference on Communications (2003 – 2012)
    • IEEE Global Communications Conference (2004 - 2014)
    • IEEE International ICST Conference on Communications and Networking in China (2007)
    • IEEE International Conference on Access Networks (2007)
    • IEEE International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications (2007)
    • IEEE International Symposium on Wireless Pervasive Computing (2008)
    • IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (2008)
    • IEEE Military Communications Conference (2007)

Other Public Services

  • Member of Board of Directors, CIE/USA Dallas Chapter, 2017-2018
  • Faculty advisor for the IEEE Student Branch at UNT, September 2009 – September 2013
    • A monthly IEEE Happy Friday is held by inviting speakers from local industry and institutes. The goal for this event is to bring interactions between students and professions and attract more students to areas of engineering.
    • Core member for the IEEE Region 5 Student Circuit Design Competition on April 17, 2010. The competition attracted thirteen teams from Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, and Texas.
  • Faculty advisor for the UNT Chinese Student and Scholar Association (Sep. 2006 - Aug. 2007)

Membership in Professional Organization

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE): Senior Member 2007
  • IEEE Communication Society
  • IEEE Computer Society
  • IEEE – Eta Kappa Nu
Patents
  1. Augmented reality interface and method of use, US Patent number: 8922590, Inventors: James Albert Luckett, JR., Chad Michael Rowlee, Shengli Fu, Granted in 2015.
  2. Wireless server access control system and method, US Patent number: 8943569, Inventors: James Albert Luckett, JR., Chad Michael Rowlee, Shengli Fu, Granted in 2015.
  3. System and method for multi-residue multivariate data compression, US Patent number: 9026506, Inventors: Oscar N. Garcia, Shengli Fu, Jyothy Melaedavattil Jaganathan, Granted in 2015.
  4. Systems and methods for dual operation of unmanned aerial vehicles, Shengli Fu and Yan Wan, filed in 2016.
Honors and Awards
  • Tech Titan of the Future – University Level award ($25,000 honorarium), Metroplex Technology Business Council, August 2015.
  • Best Paper, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), New Orleans, LA, 2015
  • Third Prize for the demo of GENI over the Air, GENI, GEC 21, Indiana University, IN, October, 2014.
  • Best Use of Advanced Wireless Award for the demo of Drone-carried On-demand WiFi Networks, US Ignite, Silicon Valley, CA, June 2014
  • Leadership Fellow, the Office of the Provost, UNT, 2013-2014
  • Travel Grant for GEC 10, GEC 11, and GEC 21, GENI Project, 2011 and 2014
  • Leading advisor for the Undergraduate Research Fellowship, UNT, Project: Why does Mozart make me smile? (October 2009)
  • NSF Student Travel Grant for IEEE ISIT 2004
  • Excellent Graduate Student Award, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing (1996)
  • Outstanding Student Award, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing (1991 - 1994)