Theses Supervised:

1.      U. Kabe, “Simulation Studies of a Proposed Digital TDM to FDM Converter”, MEng, TUNS, 1979.

2.      N. Ramamurthy, “A Generalized TDM-FDM Transmultiplexer”, PhD, TUNS, 1981.  

3.      K. Hahn, “Median Filtering of the Complex Cepstrum”, MEng, McMaster University, 1983.

4.      A. Baytan, “Adaptive Equalization of Telephone Channels in Time and Frequency Domains”, MEng, McMaster University, 1984.

5.      C. Cramm, “The Noise Performance of NTSC Colour Television Systems”, MEng, McMaster University, 1984.

6.      S. Co, “An Analysis of the Performance of Median Filters on Simulated Sonar Data Processed through the Complex Cepstrum”, MEng, McMaster University, 1985.

7.      S. Chen, “Passive Sonar Signal Detection Using Order Statistical Estimators”, MEng, McMaster University, 1986.

8.      S.J. Chern, “Transformed Domain Adaptive Filters”, PhD, McMaster University, 1986.

9.      Y.P. Lee, “Order Statistical Methods in Spectrum Estimation”, MEng, McMaster University, 1987.

10.  Z.J. Hu, “Median Estimator in Detection of Broadband Sonar Signals”, MEng, McMaster University, 1987.

11.  B.W. Dahanayake, “Super Precision Adaptive Array Processing and Systolic Array Structures”, PhD, McMaster University, 1987.

12.  R.E. Hall, “The MUSIC Algorithm - Effects of Random Sensor Gain and Spacing”, MEng, McMaster University, 1988.

13.  A.B. Sesay, “Signal Design and Detection for Multi-user Communication”, (Co-supervised with P. Yip), PhD, McMaster University, 1988.

14.  H.S. Miao, “Signal Detection Using Information Theoretic Criteria”, MEng, McMaster University, 1991.

15.  W.G. Chen, “Detection of the Number of Signals in Sensor Array Processing”, PhD, McMaster University, 1991.

16.  Q. Jin, “Time!Frequency Analysis and Design of Signals:  The Wigner Distribution and Its Applications”, PhD, McMaster University, 1991.

17.  J.K. Yang, “A Self-Calibrating Directing Finding Technique and a Criterion for Checking Global Convergence in Non-linear Least Squares Modeling”, MEng, McMaster University, 1992.

18.  L.H. Li, “Adaptive Estimation of Directions of Arrival Using Neural Networks”, MEng, McMaster University, 1992.

19.  F. Guo, “Applications of Wavelet Transform to Echo Cancellation and Optimal Signal Design for the Estimation of Time Delay of Echoes”, MEng, McMaster University, 1992.

20.  X.D. Gu, “Modified Ziv-Zakai Lower Bound on the Errors of the Estimation of Directions of Arrival”, PhD, McMaster University, 1992.

21.  Z.J. Hu, “Optimal Processing of Impulse Radar Signals for Bridge Deck Inspection”, (Co-supervised with C.R. Carter), PhD, McMaster University, 1993.

22.  X.P. Huang, “Design of Linear Array Geometry for High Resolution Array Processing”, PhD, McMaster University, 1993.

23.  C. Poissant, “Parallel Implementation of Array Signal Processing Algorithms”, (Co-supervised with S.Z. Qiao), MEng, McMaster University, 1994.

24.  R. Ho, “Implementation of Cyclic Beamforming Techniques on Mobile Communication Systems”, MEng, McMaster University, 1994.

25.  N. He, “An Analysis of the Capacity of a DS/FH CDMA System for Personal Communication Systems”, PhD, McMaster University, 1995.

26.  Y. To, “Cyclic Adaptive Digital Beamforming under Multipath Fading Environments”, MEng, McMaster University. 1995.

27.  Y. Meng, “Estimation of the Directions of Arrival of Spatially Dispersed Signals in High Resolution Array Processing”, PhD, McMaster University, 1995.

28.  T. Qian, “Speech Coding Using Wavelet Packets”, MEng, McMaster University, 1995.

29.  A. Yasotharan, “Quadrature-Amplitude-Modulated Signalling over a Discrete-Multipath linear Time-Invariant channel”, PhD, McMaster University, 1996.

30.  A. To, “Estimation of the Directions of Arrival of Spatially Dispersed Signals”, MEng, McMaster University, 1996.

31.  M.T. Bai, “A New Structure for Sub-band Acoustic Echo Cancellation”, MEng, McMaster University, 1996.

32.  W.Z. Liu, “Data Compression, Data Fusion, and Target Tracking in a Distributed Sensor System”, MEng, McMaster University, 1996.

33.  X. Sun, “Merged Cyclic Adaptive Beamforming Algorithms for Extracting Cyclostationary Signals”, MEng, McMaster University, 1996.

34.  Y. Sun, “Optimal Decision Rules for Distributed Detection in Correlated Signal and Noise Environments”, (Co-supervised with Z.Q. Luo), MEng, McMaster University, 1996.

35.  C. Mei, “Practical Considerations on the Implementation of a RF Receiver for Satellite Communications”, MEng, McMaster University, 1997.

36.  P. Wu, “Design and Implementation of Echo Cancellers Based on Wavelet Theory”, MEng, McMaster University, 1997.

37.  A.J. Schott, “Filter Bank Design for Branch-Hopping Wavelet Packet Division Multiplexing Systems”, MEng, McMaster University, 1998.

38.  X. Li, “Optimum Data Association for Multi-target Tracking Radar Systems “, (Co-supervised with Z.Q. Luo), MEng, McMaster University, 1998.

39.  J.F. Wu, “The Wavelet Packet Division Multiplexing System -- Theory, Design, and Performance Analyses”, PhD, McMaster University, 1998.

40.  M. Liu, “Digital Filters and Code Design for Communication Systems”, MEng., McMaster University, 1999.

41.  M. Meng, “A Fractionally Spaced Adaptive Equalizer Based on Linear Programming”, (Co-supervised with Z.Q. Luo), MEng, McMaster University, 1999.

42.  J. Liu, “Model-based Clustering Algorithms, Performance and Applications”, (Co-supervised with Z.Q. Luo), Ph.D, McMaster University, 2000.

43.  K.H. Afkhamie, “Interior Point Least Squares Estimation”, (Co-supervised with Z.Q. Luo), PhD, McMaster University, 2000.

44.  J. Milanoviƒ, “Design of Robust Redundant Precoding Filter Banks for Uncertain Frequency-Selective Channels”, MEng, McMaster University, 2000.

45.  K.F. To, “Effects of Nonlinear Power Amplifiers on WPDM Transmission”, (Co-supervised with P.C. Ching), MEng, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2000.

46.  W.K. Ma, “Maximum Likelihood Detection for Multi-User Communication Systems”, PhD, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2001. (Prize Winner)

47.  J. Zhang, “Blind Adaptive Cyclic Filtering and Beamforming Algorithms”, PhD, McMaster University, 2001.

48.  M. Pesavento, “Direction finding in partly-calibrated time-varying sensor arrays”, (Co-supervised with A.B. Gershman), MEng, McMaster University, 2001.(Prize winner)

49.  Y. Ding, “Minimum BER Block Precoders for Zero-forcing Equalization”, MEng, McMaster University, 2001. (Prize winner)

50.  Q. Yang, “A Study on the Transmission of Communication Data over Power Lines in N. America”, MEng, McMaster University, 2002.

51.  H. Tang, “Adaptive Beamforming for Cyclostationary Signals with Robustness against Cycle Frequency Mismatch”, MASc, McMaster University, 2003.

52.  S.S. Chan, “Design of Asymptotically Minimum Bit Error Rate Linear Block Precoders for Minimum Mean Square Error Equalization”, MASc, McMaster University, 2003.

53.  J. Liu, “Adaptive Beamforming with Strict Sidelobe Control”, (Co-supervised with A.B. Gershman), MASc, McMaster University, 2003.

54.  Z.Y. Yan, “Design of Diagonal Precoder for Multi-Antenna Communication Systems”, MASc, McMaster University, 2003. (Prize winner)

55.  F. Xu, “Linear Minimum BER Precoder for Block Data Transmission having a Decision Feedback Equalizer”,  MASc, McMaster University, 2003.

56.  L. Li, “Data Fusion and Filtering for Target Tracking and Identification”, (Co-supervised with Z.-Q. Luo), PhD, McMaster University, 2003.

57.  J. Liu, “Linear STBC Design for MIMO Systems with MMSE Receivers”, MASc, McMaster University, 2004. (Prize winner)

58.  Q. Meng, “Block Data Transmission: A Comparison of Performance for the MBER Precoder Designs”, MASc, McMaster University, 2004.

59.  M.A. Behesti, “Minimum Variance Linear Receiver for Interference Rejection in Space-time Block Code Communication”, MASc, McMaster University, 2004.

60.  X. Wang, “Design of Optimal Precoders for Multiuser OFDM Systems with MMSE Equalization”, MASc, McMaster University, 2004.

61.  C.K.Y.Wong. “Robust downlink power control using worst-case performance optimization”, MASc, McMaster University, 2005.

62.  L. Zhou, “A Novel Signalling Scheme for Blind Unique Identification of Alamouti Space-Time Block Coded Channel”, MASc, McMaster University, 2005.

63.  A. Hassanien, “Advanced Array Processing in the Presence of Complicated Spatio-Temporal Sources”, (Co-supervised with A. Gershman), PhD, McMaster, 2005.

64.  X. He, “Blind FIR Channel Estimation in the Presence of Unknown Correlated Noise”, MASc, McMaster University, 2006. (Prize winner)

65.  S. Abd-Elkader, “Direction-of-arrival Estimation in Large Sensor Arrays”, PhD, McMaster, 2007.

66.  Y. Ding, “Analyses and Designs in Amplify-and-Forward Half-Duplex Co-operative  Systems”, PhD, McMaster, 2007.

67.  Y. Wang, “A Successive Estimation Method of Locating Dipoles Based on QR- Decomposition using EEG Arrays”, MASc, McMaster University, 2007. (Prize winner)

68.  B. Liu, “Optimum Distributed Detection of Multiple Hypotheses Using Blind Algorithms”, (Co-supervised with A. Jeremiç), MASc, McMaster University, 2007.

69.  Q. Huang, “Digital Implementation of a Soliton Communication System”, (Co-supervised with S. Hraniloviç), MASc, McMaster University, 2007.

70.  Y. Xu, “Sequence Design and Contrast Optimization of Susceptibility Weighted Imaging”, (co-supervised with M. Haacke), PhD, McMaster, 2008.

71.  R. Chai, “Toda Solitons: Properties and Applications in Data Transmission”, PhD, McMaster, 2008.

72.  W. Jiang, “Joint Design of Transceivers for Multiple Access Channels using MMSE Decision Feedback Detection”, MASc, McMaster University, 2008 (Prize winner).

73.  T. Liu, “Optimal Precoder Design for MIMO Communication Systems Equipped with Decision Feedback Receivers”, MASc, McMaster University, 2008 (Prize winner).

74.  J. Liu, “Unitary Trace-Orthogonal Codes and Efficient Low Cost Transmission Strategies for MIMO systems”, PhD, McMaster, 2008.

75.  H. Li, “An Efficient Design for Robust Downlink Power Control Using Worst-case Performance Optimization”, MASc, McMaster University, 2008.

76.  Z. Sun, “Applications of Low Density Graph Codes in Two Source Coding Problems”, (Co-supervised with J. Chen), MASc, McMaster University, 2009.

77.  M. Huang, “Robust Slepian-Wolf Coding Using Low-Density Graph codes”, (Co-supervised with J. Chen), MASc, McMaster University, 2010.

78.  Y. Li, Multi-Channel EEG Signal Classification – A Geometric Approach”, PhD, McMaster University, 2010.






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