Yik-Chung Wu

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Yik-Chung Wu

Contact Information

Associate Professor,

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering,

The University of Hong Kong

Research Interests

  • Detection and Estimation
  • Signal Processing
  • Statistical Learning and Inference


Yik-Chung Wu received the B.Eng. (EEE) degree in 1998 and the M.Phil. degree in 2001 from the University of Hong Kong (HKU).  He received the Croucher Foundation scholarship in 2002 to study Ph.D. degree at Texas A&M University, College Station, and graduated in 2005.  From August 2005 to August 2006, he was with the Thomson Corporate Research, Princeton, NJ, as a Member of Technical Staff.  Since September 2006, he has been with HKU, currently as an Associate Professor.  He was a visiting scholar at Princeton University, in summers of 2011 and 2015.

His research interests are in general areas of machine learning, signal processing and communication systems, and in particular distributed signal processing and communications; optimization theories for communication systems; estimation and detection theories in transceiver designs; and smart grid.  Dr. Wu served as an Editor for IEEE Communications Letters, is currently an Editor for IEEE Transactions on Communications and Journal of Communications and Networks.