说明: C:\Users\Lin\Documents\homepage\image004.png Lin Cai

Associate Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Illinois Institute of Technology
Siegel Hall 223
Chicago, IL 60616

Email: lincai@iit.edu

Phone: 312-567-5863

Fax: 312-567-8976

 

 


[Research] [Teaching] [Publication] [Professional Activities] [Open Position]

 

Lin Cai received the M.A.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, in 2005 and 2010, respectively. She is currently an Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Her research interests include green communication and networking, intelligent radio resource management, and wireless Internet of Things. She received a Postdoctoral Fellowship Award from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) in 2010, a Best Paper Award from the IEEE Globecom 2011, an NSF Career Award in 2016, and the IIT Sigma Xi Research Award in the Junior Faculty Division in 2019. She is an Associate Editor of IEEE Transaction on Wireless Communications, IEEE Network Magazine, and a co-chair for IEEE conferences. 

 

 

[Research Interests]

My research interests lie in the area of wireless communications and networking with topics including

       Modeling and performance analysis of distributed communication networks

       Medium access control and resource management

       Wireless networks with energy harvesting

       Internet of Things

       Deep reinforcement learning

       Cross layer design

 

 

[Teaching]

       Undergraduate Courses:

o   ECE 407 (Introduction to Computer Networks with Laboratory)

o   ECE 408 (Introduction to Computer Networks)

       Graduate Course:

o   ECE 517 Modern Wireless Network Protocols and Standards