Dr Derrick Wing Kwan Ng

Senior Lecturer in Telecommunications


Telephone:    +61 2 9385 0063


Email:            w.k.ng@unsw.edu.au

Room:            415  Electrical Engineering Building


Personal Website


  • Ph.D., The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 2012.
  • M.Phil., The University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, 2008

Membership of Professional Societies

  • Editor, IEEE Communications Letters
  • Member, IEEE


  • The University of New South Wales, Lecturer, 2015 - Present
  • Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany, Research Fellow, 2012-2015
  • The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, Visiting Research Fellow 2012-2015

Awards and Honours

  • Best Paper, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2012)
  • Best Paper, IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2011)
  • Best paper, IEEE 2008 Third International Conference on Communications and Networking in China

Research Interests

  • Green Communications
  • Wireless Information and Power Transfer
  • Physical (PHY) Layer Security
  • Millimeter Wave Communications
  • Non-convex and Multi-Objective Optimization