April 15, 2010
Poster Submission Deadline
March 1, 2010
Anthony C. K. Soong (S’88-M’91-SM’02) received the B.Sc. degree in animal physiology and physics from the University of Calgary, and the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering, the M.Sc. degree in biomedical physics and Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Alberta. He is currently a principal engineer for advance research and standards at Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, in the US. He serves as the chair for 3GPP2 TSG-C NTAH (the next generation technology development group) and vice chair for 3GPP2 TSG-C WG3 (the physical layer development group for CDMA 2000). Prior to joining Huawei, he was with the systems group for Ericsson Inc and Qualcomm Inc. His research interests are in statistical signal processing, robust statistics, wireless communications, spread spectrum techniques, multicarrier signaling, multiple antenna techniques and physiological signal processing.
Dr. Soong is a senior member of the IEEE. He has published numerous scientific papers and has over 30 patents granted or pending.
He received the 2005 award of merit for his contribution to 3GPP2 and cdma2000 development. He has served on the technical
program committee and has chaired at numerous major conferences in the area of communications engineering. He has acted as
guest editor for the IEEE Communications Magazine and is a technical reviewer for the EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing and IEEE Communication Letters.