ECE: Electrical & Computer Engineering
ECE Faculty

Y. Thomas Hou

Photograph of Y. Thomas HouOffice: 2040-K Torgersen
Mailing Address: 302 Whittemore (0111)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
Tel: (540) 231-2950
Fax: (540) 231-8292 Email: thou

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Affiliated Research Group
Complex Networks and Security Research (CNSR)

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Title: Professor

Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, 1998
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, 1993
B.E., Electrical Engineering, The City College of New York, 1991

Teaching Interests:
Wireless Networks, Foundations of Networking, Network Simulation

Research Interests:
Network Optimizations, Wireless Networks, Cross-layer Design

Selected Publications:

Textbooks Published

Cognitive Radio Communications and Networks: Principles and Practice
By Alexander Wyglinski, Maziar Nekovee, and Thomas Hou
(Academic Press/Elsevier, 2010)

Applied Optimization Methods for Wireless Networks
By Y. Thomas Hou, Yi Shi, and Hanif D. Sherali
(Cambridge University Press, 2014)