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: Bradley Distinguished Professor
of Electrical and Computer Engineering

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)