dr. Y. Miao (Yang)

Assistant Professor


Plz go to https://yangmiao.info/  for updated publications, activities, etc.

Major Expertise: Antennas and Radio Wave Propagation & Electromagnetics & Radio Systems

 Currently Research Interest:

  • Towards-6G Joint Communication and Sensing: (sub-)mmWave, nanocell, (ultra-)massive MIMO
  • Smart Environment/Machine/Human-Animal: Manipulating Physical-Machinery-Biological Environment Interaction with Radio Waves
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Wireless Connectivity: Air-to-Air Cell-Free Joint Communication and Sensing (Detection & Collision Avoidance & Geofence)
  • Body Area Wireless Connectivity: In-On-Off Body Joint Communication and Sensing (Detection, EM Counting, Localization and Identification) 
  • Translational/Rotational Electromagnetic Propagation & Scattering for Sensing X-files (X- angular/polarization/delay/temporal EM wave information)

Past researches:

  • 2D & 3D Uniform Theory of Diffraction for Modeling Radio-Human Interactions at Sub-6 GHz & mmWave Frequency Bands with Simplified Human Models, 2020
  • Convolutional Neural Network based Human Form Point Cloud Identification: Orientation & Posture Recognition, 2020
  • Antenna-Generic Multimode Channels & Applications, 2020
  • Multi-User Massive MIMO Topology Optimization Using Genetic Algorithms, 2020
  • Spatial Channel Hardening & Massive MIMO Topology (Co-located, Distributed, Cell-free) in Confined Environment, 2019
  • Diffuse Scattering Correlation in Frequency Domain for OFDM Systems in Multipath-Rich Environment & Physical Optics, 2018
  • Radio Channel Measurement in Critical GPS-Denied Underground Parking Lot, 2018
  • Emulating Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Air-to-Ground Radio Channel in MPAC, 2018
  • Channel Emulation Algorithms in Multi-Probe Anechoic Chamber (MPAC) for Over-the-Air Testing, 2018-2019
  • Passive Multi-Human Detection and Localization Utilizing Bistatic MIMO Radio Channel Properties (MUSIC for Angular-Delay Parameters + Reverberation Slope in Closed Cavity), 2017-2018
  • Hybrid Ray Tracing and Propagation Graph & Indoor Reverberation Modeling and Utilization, 2016-2017
  • Diffuse Scattering and Angular Spatial Correlation Modeling & Applications in Ray Tracing, 2015-2016
  • 60/70 GHz Radio Channel Measurement and Multipath Visualization in Helsinki, 2013
  • Directional Radio Channel Modeling in Spherical Vector Wave Domain & Antenna De-embedding (Multipath Extraction in Plane Wave Domain vs. Mode Channel Extraction), 2012-2015
  • Spherical Vector Wave Expansion & Applications in Radiation Pattern Reconstruction (Interpolation and Extrapolation in Angular & Frequency Domains) in Spherical Antenna Measurement, 2010-2012


4) V.I.P.,  KULeuven & UTwente  2021.11.01 --

3) 4TU.NIRICT Intelligent Long-range Wi-Fi (WiFi Halow)  2021.01 -- 

2) Passive Posture Recognition of Multiple Human Using Multi-Antenna Radio Technology for Joint Communication and Sensing 2020.09 --

1) Application Compute Call 2019, [SURFsara Nodes], Evaluating focusing performance of massive MIMO system in diffuse-scattering-rich environment 2019.12 -- 2020.12

Contact Details

Visiting Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science
Carré (building no. 15)
Hallenweg 23
7522NH  Enschede
The Netherlands

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University of Twente
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands