Yuanwei Liu is has been a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) with the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London. His research interests are NOMA, RIS, Integrated sensing and communications, and machine learning. He received several research awards, including Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher 2021, the 2020 IEEE ComSoc Outstanding Young Researcher Award for EMEA, the 2020 Early Achievement Award of the IEEE ComSoc Signal Processing and Computing for Communications Technical Committee, the 2020 Early Achievement Award of IEEE Communication Theory Technical Committee, the 2021 IEEE ComSoc Young Professional Outstanding Nominee. Yuanwei Liu received several research recognization, including listing among the World's Top 2% Scientists by Stanford University in 2020 and 2021, 2022 AI 2000 Most Influential Scholar Honourable Mention in Internet of Things, being ranked among Top 1% scientists in the world and Top 100 in United Kingdom in the broad field of Electronics and Electrical Engineering.
Yuanwei Liu is currently a Senior Editor of IEEE Communications Letters, an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications and the IEEE Transactions on Communications. He serves as the leading Guest Editor for IEEE JSAC special issue on Next Generation Multiple Access, a Guest Editor for IEEE JSTSP special issue on Signal Processing Advances for Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access in Next Generation Wireless Networks. He served as the academic
Chair for the Next Generation Multiple Access Emerging Technology Initiative. He has served as the Publicity Co-Chair for VTC 2019-Fall. He serves as the chair of Special Interest Group (SIG) in SPCC Technical Committee on signal processing Techniques for next generation multiple access, the vice-chair of SIG WTC on Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces for Smart Radio Environments.