Dr Zuoyin Tang

Lecturer in Electronic Engineering

Phone number: 0121 204 3013
Email: z.tang1@aston.ac.uk
Room number: NW521


I joined the School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University as a lecturer in 2010. I previously held the positions of Lecturer at University of Bedfordshire, Research Fellow at University of Strathclyde and Research Officer at Swansea University.


I obtained my BEng (First Class Honours) and MEng degrees in Electronic Engineering from Sichuan University and Huazhong University of Science and Technology, both in China. I obtained my PhD degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from University of Bath, UK.

  • PhD in Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Bath, 2008
  • MEng in Electronic Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2003 BEng in Electronic Engineering, Sichuan University, China, 2000
  • 2010 – present: Lecturer, Aston University
  • 2009 – 2010: Lecturer, University of Bedfordshire
  • 2008 – 2009: Research Fellow in Centre for Intelligent Dynamic Communications, University of Strathclyde
  • 2007 – 2008: Research Officer in Institute of Advanced Telecommunications, Swansea University
  • Digital and Programmable Electronic Systems (EE2DPS)
  • Electronic Engineering Foundations (SE0EEF)
  • IEEE 802.11 wireless local area networks (WLAN), wireless personal area networks (WPAN), wireless sensor networks (WSN), WiMAX, LTE, Femtocell, smart grid, e-health


  • Chao Ma:  Application of IEEE 802.15.4 wireless sensor networks (co-supervisor)
  • Radwa Osman Muhamed: adaptive cross-layer optimization for QoS over wireless networks (co-supervisor)
  • IEEE Member since 2007
  • Member of Technical Program Committee of GlobeCom, IWCMC, ChinaCom, ICAIT, PCAC