Selected List of Publications

 

Refereed International Journal Papers

 

1.     X. Liang, Z. Ding, and C. Xiao, “On linear precoding of non-regenerative MIMO relay networks for finite-alphabet source,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, accepted for publications, June 2017

2.     X. Zhu, W. Zeng, and C. Xiao, “Precoder design for simultaneous wireless information and power transfer systems with finite-alphabet inputs,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, accepted for publication, May 2017.

3.     Y. Wu, J. B. Wang, J. Wang, R. Schober, and C. Xiao, “Secure transmission with large numbers of antennas and finite alphabet inputs,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, accepted for publication, April 2017.

4.     J. Jin, Y. R. Zheng, W. Chen, and C. Xiao, “Generalized quadratic matrix programming: a unified framework for linear precoding with arbitrary input distributions,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 65, no. 18, pp. 4887-4901, September 2017.

5.     A. Lu, X. Gao, Y. R. Zheng, and C. Xiao, “Linear precoder design for SWIPT in MIMO broadcasting systems with discrete input signals: manifold optimization approach,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 65, no. 7, pp. 2877-2888, July 2017.

6.     J. Jin, C. Xiao, M. Tao, and W. Chen, “Linear precoding for fading cognitive multiple access wiretap channel with finite-alphabet inputs,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 66, no. 4, pp. 3059-3070, April 2017.

7.     A. Lu, X. Gao, and C. Xiao, “Free deterministic equivalents for the analysis of MIMO multiple access channel,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 62, no. 8, pp. 4604-4629, Aug. 2016.

8.     W. Zeng, Y. R. Zheng, and C. Xiao, “Online precoding for energy harvesting transmitter with finite-alphabet inputs and statistical CSI,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 65, no. 7, pp. 5287-5302, July 2016.

9.     Y. Wu, R. Schober, D. W. K. Ng, C. Xiao, and G. Caire, “Secure massive MIMO transmission with an active eavesdropper,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, vol. 62, no. 7, pp. 3880-3900, July 2016.

10.  W. Zeng, Y. R. Zheng, and C. Xiao, “Multiantenna secure cognitive radio networks with finite-alphabet inputs: a global optimization approach for precoder design,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 3044-3057, April 2016.

11.  X. Zhu, W. Zeng, and C. Xiao, “Throughput optimisation for energy harvesting transmitter with partial instantaneous channel state information and finite-alphabet inputs,” IET Communications, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 435-442, April 2016.

12.  A. Lu, X. Gao, Y. R. Zheng, and C. Xiao, “Low complexity polynomial expansion detector with deterministic equivalents of the moments of channel Gram matrix for massive MIMO uplink,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 64, no. 2, pp. 586-600, Feb. 2016.

13.  Y. R. Zheng, J. Wu, and C. Xiao, “Turbo equalization for single-carrier underwater acoustic communications,” IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 53, no. 11, pp. 79-87, Nov. 2015.

14.  C. Sun, X. Gao, S. Jin, M. Matthaiou, Z. Ding, and C. Xiao, “Beam division multiple access transmission over massive MIMO channels,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 63, no. 6, pp. 2170-2184, June 2015.

15.  J. Wu, L. Wang, and C. Xiao, “Low complexity soft-interference cancelation turbo equalisation for multi-input-multi-output systems with multilevel modulations,” IET Communications, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 728-735, May 2015.

16.  W. Wu, K. Wang, W. Zeng, Z. Ding, and C. Xiao, “Cooperative multi-cell MIMO downlink precoding with finite-alphabet inputs,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 63, no. 3, pp. 766-779, March 2015.

17.  Y. Wu, C. K. Wen, C. Xiao, X. Gao, and R. Schober, “Linear precoding for the MIMO multiple access channel with finite alphabet inputs and statistical CSI,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 983-997, Feb. 2015.

18.  Y. Wu, S. Jin, X. Gao, M. R. McKay, and C. Xiao, “Transmit Designs for the MIMO broadcast channel with statistical CSI,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 62, no. 9, pp. 4451-4466, Sept. 2014.

19.  H. Lou and C. Xiao, “The soft-feedback ISI canceller-based turbo equalizer for multilevel modulations,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 68-73, Mar. 2014.

20.  A. Rafati, H. Lou, and C. Xiao, “Soft-decision feedback turbo equalization for LDPC-coded MIMO underwater acoustic communications,” IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 90-99, Jan. 2014.

21.  Y. Wu, C. Xiao, X. Gao, J. D. Matyjas, and Z. Ding, “Linear precoder design for MIMO interference channels with finite-alphabet signaling,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 61, no. 9, pp. 3766-3780, Sept. 2013.

22.  Y. R. Zheng, M. Wang, W. Zeng, and C. Xiao, “Practical linear precoder design for finite alphabet multiple-input multiple-output orthogonal frequency division multiplexing with experiment validation,” IET Communications, vol. 7, no. 9, pp. 836-847, June 2013.

23.  L. Wang, J. Tao, C. Xiao, and T. C. Yang, “Frequency-domain turbo equalization for LDPC-coded single-carrier MIMO underwater acoustic communications,” Wiley Journal on Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 439-450, Mar. 2013.

24.  S. Bashar, Z. Ding, and C. Xiao, “On secrecy rate analysis of MIMO wiretap channels driven by finite-alphabet input,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 60, no. 12, pp. 3816-3825, Dec. 2012.

25.  W. Zeng, C. Xiao, J. Lu, and K. B. Letaief, “Globally optimal precoder design with finite-alphabet inputs for cognitive radio networks,” IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 30, no. 10, pp. 1861-1874, Nov. 2012. [ PDF ]

26.  Y. Wu, S. Jin, X. Gao, C. Xiao, and M. McKay, “MIMO multichannel beamforming in Rayleigh-product channels with arbitrary-power co-channel interference and noise,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 11, no. 10, pp. 3677-3691, Oct. 2012.

27.  Y. Wu, M. Wang, C. Xiao, Z. Ding, and X. Gao, “Linear precoding for MIMO broadcast channels with finite-alphabet constraints,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 11, no. 8, pp. 2906-2920, Aug. 2012.

28.  Y. Wu, C. Xiao, Z. Ding, X. Gao, and S. Jin, “Linear precoding for finite alphabet signaling over MIMOME wiretap channels,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 61, no. 6, pp. 2599-2612, July 2012.

29.  X. Liang, Z. Ding, and C. Xiao, “Optimized power allocation for packet retransmissions of non-Gaussian inputs through sequential AWGN channels,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 60, no. 7, pp. 1889-1902, July 2012.

30.  W. Zeng, C. Xiao, M. Wang, and J. Lu, “Linear precoding for finite-alphabet inputs over MIMO fading channels with statistical CSI,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 60, no. 6, pp. 3134-3148, June 2012. [ PDF ]

31.  W. Zeng, C. Xiao, and J. Lu, “A low-complexity design of linear precoding for MIMO channels with finite-alphabet inputs,” IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 38-41, Feb. 2012.

32.  M. Wang, W. Zeng, and C. Xiao, “Linear precoding for MIMO multiple access channels with finite discrete inputs,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 10, no. 11, pp. 3934-3942, Nov. 2011.

33.  A. Rafati, H. Lou, and C. Xiao, “Low-complexity soft-decision feedback turbo equalization for MIMO systems with multilevel modulations,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 60,  no. 7, pp. 3218-3227, Sept. 2011.

34.  J. Tao, J. Wu, Y. R. Zheng, and C. Xiao, “Enhanced MIMO LMMSE turbo equalization: algorithm, simulations and undersea experimental results,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 59, no. 8, pp. 3813-3823, Aug. 2011.

35.  C. Xiao, Y. R. Zheng, and Z. Ding, “Globally optimal linear precoders for finite alphabet signals over complex vector Gaussian channels,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 59, no. 7, pp. 3301-3314, July 2011. [ PDF ]

36.  S. Bashar, Z. Ding, and C. Xiao, “On the secrecy rate of multi-antenna wiretap channel under finite-alphabet input,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 527-529, May 2011.

37.  H. Lou and C. Xiao, “Soft-decision feedback turbo equalization for multilevel modulations,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 59, no. 1, pp. 186-195, Jan. 2011.

38.  W. Zeng, C. Xiao, Y. Wang, and J. Lu, “Opportunistic cooperation for multi-antenna multi-relay networks,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 9, no. 10, pp. 3189-3199, Oct. 2010.

39.  J. Tao, Y. R. Zheng, C. Xiao, T.C. Yang, “Robust MIMO underwater acoustic communications using turbo block decision-feedback equalization,” IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, vol. 35, no. 4, pp. 948-960, Oct. 2010. This paper was the 3rd most downloaded paper of IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering from November 2010 through May 2011.

40.  C. Sgraja, J. Tao, and C. Xiao, “On discrete-time modeling of time-varying WSSUS fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 59, no. 7, pp. 3645-3651, Sept. 2010.

41.  J. Tao, Y. R. Zheng, C. Xiao, T.C. Yang, and W.B. Yang, “Channel equalization for single carrier MIMO underwater acoustic communications,” EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, special issue on Advanced Equalization Techniques for Wireless Communications, (doi:10.1155/2010/281769), vol. 2010, Article ID 281769, 17 pages, 2010.

42.  J. Zhang, Y. R. Zheng, C. Xiao, and K.B. Letaief, ``Channel equalization and symbol detection for signal carrier MIMO systems in the presence of multiple carrier frequency offsets,’’ IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 59, no. 4, pp. 2021-2030, May 2010.

43.  Y. R. Zheng, C. Xiao, T.C. Yang, and W.B. Yang, “Frequency-domain channel estimation and equalization for shallow-water acoustic communications,” Elsevier Journal on Physical Communication, vol. 3, pp. 48-63, March 2010.

44.  J. Tao, J. Wu, and C. Xiao, “Doppler spread estimation for broadband wireless OFDM systems over Rician fading channels,” International Journal on Wireless Information Networks, vol. 16, pp. 197-208, Dec. 2009.

45.  J. Tao, J. Wu, and C. Xiao, “Estimation of channel transfer function and carrier frequency offset for OFDM systems with phase noise,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no. 8, pp. 4380-4387, Oct. 2009.

46.  Y. R. Zheng and C. Xiao, “Channel estimation for frequency-domain equalization of single carrier broadband wireless communications,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no. 2, pp. 815-823, Feb. 2009.

47.  Y. R. Zheng and C. Xiao, “Mobile speed estimation for broadband wireless communications over Rician fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 1-5, Jan. 2009.

48.  J. Wu and C. Xiao, “Optimal diversity combining based on linear estimation of Rician fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 56, no. 10, pp. 1612-1615, Oct. 2008.

49.  C. Xiao and Y. R. Zheng, “On the ergodic capacity of MIMO triply selective Rayleigh fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 2272-2279, June 2008.

50.  J. Mietzner, C. Xiao, P. A. Hoeher, and K. B. Letaief, “A note on discrete-time triply-selective MIMO Rayleigh fading channel models,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 837-837, Mar. 2008.

51.  J. Wu, S.Y. Leong, K.P. Lee, C. Xiao, and J.C. Olivier, “Improved BDFE using a priori information for turbo equalization,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 233-240, Jan. 2008.

52.  J. Wu, Y. R. Zheng, A. Gumaste, and C. Xiao, “Error performance of double space time transmit diversity systems,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 6, no. 9, pp. 3191-3196, Sept. 2007.

53.  J. Wu and C. Xiao, “Performance analysis of wireless systems with doubly selective Rayleigh fading,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 56, no. 2, pp. 721-730, March 2007.

54.  J. Wu, Y. R. Zheng, K.B. Letaief, and C. Xiao, “On the error performance of wireless systems with frequency selective fading and receiver timing phase offset,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 720-729, Feb. 2007.

55.  C. Xiao, Y. R. Zheng, and N. C. Beaulieu, “Novel sum-of-sinusoids simulation models for Rayleigh and Rician fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 5, no. 12, pp. 3667-3679, Dec. 2006. [ PDF ]

56.  S.Y. Leong, J. Wu, C. Xiao, J. C. Olivier, “Fast time-varying dispersive channel estimation and equalization for 8-PSK cellular system,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 55, no. 5, pp. 1493-1502, Sept. 2006.

57.  J. Wu, H. Horng, J. Zhang, and C. Xiao, “Adaptive transmit diversity with quadrant phase constraining feedback,” Wireless Personal  Communications,  vol. 38, pp. 443-454, Sept. 2006.

58.  J. Wu, C. Xiao, and K.B. Letaief, “Multi-user channel estimation for CDMA systems over frequency selective fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 1724-1736, July 2005.

59.  J. Wu, H. Horng, J. Zhang, C. Xiao, and J.C. Olivier, “Combining orthogonal space time block codes with adaptive sub-group antenna encoding,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 12, pp. 179-186, July 2005.

60.  C. Xiao, J. Wu, S.Y. Leong, Y. R. Zheng, and K.B. Letaief, “A discrete-time model for triply selective MIMO Rayleigh fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 3, no. 5, pp. 1678-1688, Sept. 2004. [ PDF ]

61.  J. Wu, C. Xiao, and J.C. Olivier, “Time-varying and frequency-selective channel estimation with unequally spaced pilot symbols,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 11, pp. 93-104, April 2004.

62.  Y. R. Zheng and C. Xiao, “Simulation models with correct statistical properties for Rayleigh fading channels,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 920-928, June 2003. [ PDF ]

63.  J. C. Olivier, S. Y. Leong, C. Xiao, and K. D. Mann, “Efficient equalization and symbol detection for 8-PSK EDGE cellular systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 52, no. 3, pp. 525-529, May 2003.

64.  J. C. Olivier and C. Xiao, “Joint Optimization of FIR Prefilter and Channel Estimate for Sequence Estimation,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 50, no. 9, pp. 1401-1404, Sept. 2002.

65.  C. Xiao, Y. R. Zheng, and N.C. Beaulieu, “Second-order statistical properties of the WSS Jakes’ fading channel simulator,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 50, no. 6, pp. 888-891, June 2002.

66.  Y. R. Zheng and C. Xiao, “Improved models for the generation of multiple uncorrelated Rayleigh fading waveforms,” IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 256-258, June 2002. [ PDF ]

67.  C. Xiao, K. D. Mann, and J. C. Olivier, “Mobile speed estimation for TDMA-based hierarchical cellular systems,” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 50, no. 4, pp. 981-991, July 2001.

68.  B. Li, W. Tong, and C. Xiao, “An improved decision feedback receiver for CDMA IS-95 reverse link,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 109-113, April 2001.

69.  C. Xiao and J. C. Olivier, “Nonselective fading channel estimation with non-uniformly spaced pilot symbols,” International Journal of Wireless Information Networks, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 177-185, July 2000.

70.  C. Xiao, A. N. Venetsanopoulos, and P. Agathoklis, “Design of 3-D noncausal filters with small roundoff noise and no overflow oscillations,Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 331-343, July 1999.

71.  C. Xiao and D. J. Hill, “Generalizations of the discrete-time positive real lemma and bounded real lemma,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits Systems - I, vol. 46, no. 6, pp. 740-743, June 1999. [ PDF ]

72.  C. Xiao and P. Agathoklis, “Design and implementation of approximately linear phase two-dimensional IIR filters,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - II, vol. 45, no. 9, pp. 1279-1288, Sept. 1998.

73.  C. Xiao, P. Agathoklis, and D. J. Hill, “Coefficient sensitivity and structure optimization of multidimensional systems,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - I, vol. 45, no. 9, pp. 993-998, Sept. 1998.

74.  C. Xiao and D. J. Hill, “Concepts of strict positive realness and the absolute stability problem of continuous-time systems,” AUTOMATICA, vol. 34, no. 9, pp. 1071-1082, Sept. 1998.

75.  C. Xiao, V. Sreeram, W.-Q. Liu, and A. N. Venetsanopoulos, “Identification and model reduction of 2-D systems via the extended impulse response Gramians,” AUTOMATICA, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 93-101, Jan. 1998.

76.  C. Xiao, “Improved model reduction procedure for 2-D separable denominator digital systems,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - II, vol. 44, no. 11, pp. 979-982, Nov. 1997.

77.  C. Xiao, P. Agathoklis, and D. J. Hill, “On the positive definite solutions to the 2-D continuous-time Lyapunov equation,” Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, vol.8, pp.315-333, July 1997.

78.  C. Xiao, D. J. Hill, and P. Agathoklis, “Stability and the Lyapunov equation for n-dimensional digital systems,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - I, vol. 44, no. 7, pp. 614-621, July 1997.

79.  C. Xiao, “Improved -sensitivity for state-space digital systems,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 45, no. 4, pp. 837-840, April 1997.

80.  C. Xiao, “Improved design procedure for fixed point state space digital filters with small roundoff noise,” International Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications, vol. 24, pp. 645-648, Dec. 1996.

81.  C. Xiao, “2-D weighted impulse response Gramians and model reduction of 2-D separable denominator digital systems,” Elsevier Journal of Computers and Electrical Engineering, vol. 22, no. 5, pp. 293-303, Sept. 1996.

82.  C. Xiao and D. J. Hill, “Stability and absence of overflow oscillations for 2-D discrete-time systems,” IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. 44, no. 8, pp. 2108-2110, Aug. 1996; vol. 47, no. 9, p. 2599, Sept. 1999.

83.  C. Xiao and D. J. Hill, “Stability results for decomposable multidimensional digital systems based on the Lyapunov equation,” Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 7, pp. 195-209, April 1996.

84.  C. Xiao, “On the observability Gramian and noise Gramian of 2-D digital systems,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - II, vol. 43, no. 2, pp. 147-149, Feb. 1996.

85.  C. Xiao, “A modified sensitivity measure for linear digital systems,” International Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications, vol. 23, pp. 515-524, Oct. 1995.

86.  C. Xiao, “An improved algorithm for constrained roundoff noise minimisation in digital filters,” IEE Electronics Letters, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 20-22, Jan. 1995.

87.  C. Xiao, “A note on the computation of Gramians in 2-D MIMO separable-denominator digital systems,” IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems - II, vol. 41, no. 9, pp. 615-618, Sept. 1994.

88.  C. Xiao, “A comment on ‘An inequality for the trace of matrix product’,” IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, vol. 38, no. 3, pp. 510-511, Mar. 1993.

89.  C. Xiao, Z. Feng, and X. Shan, “On the solution of the continuous-time Lyapunov matrix equation in two canonical forms,” IEE Proceeding, Part D, vol. 139, no. 3, pp. 286-290, May 1992.

 

 

Refereed Regional Journal Papers

     

 

Refereed International Conference Papers