Qingqing Wu (S’13-M’16-SM’21) received the B.Eng. and the Ph.D. degrees in Electronic Engineering from South China University of Technology and Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) in 2012 and 2016, respectively. He is currently an assistant professor with the State key laboratory of Internet of Things for Smart City, University of Macau. From 2016 to 2020, he was a Research Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at National University of Singapore. His current research interest includes intelligent reflecting surface (IRS), unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) communications, and MIMO transceiver design. He has coauthored more than 150 IEEE journal papers with 26 ESI highly cited papers and 8 ESI hot papers, which have received more than 15,000 Google citations. He was listed as the Clarivate ESI Highly Cited Researcher in 2021, the Most Influential Scholar Award in AI-2000 by Aminer in 2021 and World’s Top 2% Scientist by Stanford University in 2020 and 2021.
He was the recipient of the IEEE Communications Society Young Author Best Paper Award in 2021, the Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Award of China Institute of Communications in 2017, the Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Funding in SJTU in 2016, the IEEE ICCC Best Paper Award in 2021, and IEEE WCSP Best Paper Award in 2015. He was the Exemplary Editor of IEEE Communications Letters in 2019 and the Exemplary Reviewer of several IEEE journals. He serves as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Communications Letters, IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, IEEE Open Journal of Communications Society (OJ-COMS), and IEEE Open Journal of Vehicular Technology (OJVT). He is the Lead Guest Editor for IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications on "UAV Communications in 5G and Beyond Networks", and the Guest Editor for IEEE OJVT on “6G Intelligent Communications" and IEEE OJ-COMS on “Reconfigurable Intelligent Surface-Based Communications for 6G Wireless Networks". He is the workshop co-chair for IEEE ICC 2019-2022 workshop on “Integrating UAVs into 5G and Beyond”, and the workshop co-chair for IEEE GLOBECOM 2020 and ICC 2021 workshop on “Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces for Wireless Communication for Beyond 5G”. He serves as the Workshops and Symposia Officer of Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces Emerging Technology Initiative and Research Blog Officer of Aerial Communications Emerging Technology Initiative.