Yanyan Wu


Received B.S. degree at Sichuan University, China in 1989 , M.S.E.E. at National University of Defense Technology, China in 1992, and a Ph.D. at the University of Leeds, UK in 1998 with a full ORS Scholarship, Enhanced Tetley & Lupton Award and IEE Hudswell Bequest Travelling Fellowship.

Started her career in 1992 as a lecturer in the Computer Science department, Southwest Jiaotong University for over three years. Then worked in the UK wireless communication industry since 1999 in the area of 3G/4G standardization, research and mobile communication systems development for over eight years. Experiences encompass 3G/4G radio system concepts and algorithms, mobile terminal system architecture, digital front end design, mobile imaging solution and application software performance bench-marking, and lately green communication systems.

Have been the company delegate in a number of international standardization bodies and research forums including ITU (International Telecommunication Union), 3GPP (the Third Generation Partnership Project), WWRF (Wireless World Research Forum), European 6th frame programs, and Mobile VCE (a consortium of telecommunication industry and UK universities). Received awards including “Best Invention of 2003” from Samsung Electronics (UK) Ltd, “Millennium Inventor” from Nokia (UK) Ltd in 2000 and Third Prize Award ( 3rd,1996) from Chinese Science and Technology Committee of National Defense for the Progress in Science and Technologies.

Joined Xi’an Jiaotong –Liverpool University as an associate professor in August 2007, and was the acting head of EEE Department between 2007 and 2010.
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