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NameLu, Francis
Telephone number+886-3-5712121 ext 54528
Personal websitehttp://w3.cm.nctu.edu.tw/~francis
Service unit and departmentNCTU EE
Job titleProfessor
Job titleProfessor
masterCommunications, Networking and Information Processing
Professor Profile(S'98-M'04) Dr. Lu received the B.S. degree from Tatung University, Taipei, Taiwan, in 1993, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, in 1999 and 2003, respectively, all in electrical engineering.

He was a postdoctoral research fellow at University of Waterloo, ON, Canada, during 2003-2004. In February 2004, he joined the Department of Communications Engineering, National Chung-Cheng University, Chiayi, Taiwan, where he was promoted to Associate Professor in August 2007. Since August 2008, he has been with the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, where he is currently a Full Professor. His research is in the area of algebraic coding theory and MIMO communication systems. He is an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.

Dr. Lu is a recipient of several research awards, including the 2006 IEEE Information Society Taipei Chapter and IEEE Communications Society Taipei/Tainan Chapter Best Paper Award for Young Scholars, the 2007 Wu Da You Memorial award from Taiwan National Science Council, the 2007 IEEE Communication Society Asia Pacific Outstanding Young Researchers Award, and the 2008 Academia Sinica Research Award for Junior Research Investigators.
Research expertise*Algebraic Coding Theory
*MIMO Communication Systems
LaboratoryCoding Science Laboratory /


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