Associate Professor Mark Reed

Associate Professor
School of Engineering and Information Technology
+61 2 6268 9532

LOCATION

Building 15 Room 202
School of Engineering and Information Technology, The University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

  • ABOUT
  • PUBLICATIONS

Research Experience

  • Wireless Communications
  • Heterogeneous Multi-tier Cellular Networks
  • Small Cells
  • Femtocells
  • Self Organizing Networks (SON)
  • Baseband Receiver Design
  • Iterative Detection and Channel Decoding
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Compressed Sensing (Source Coding)
  • Asynchronous Digital Logic Design
  • Underwater Communications
  • PhD Title, "Iterative Receiver Techniques for Coded Multiple Access Communication Systems", University of South Australia, Australia. 2000
  • 6 Graduated PhD Students
  • Publications: 14+ Journals, 70+ Conference Papers, 9 Patent Applications

Teaching Experience

  • Senior Lecturer, Taught numerous courses: - Fundamentals of Communications, Digital Communications
  • IEEE International Conference Tutorials (6 Tutorials on Topics including Turbo Receivers, Femtocells, Hetergeneous Wireless Networks)

Additional

  • Lead a team that delivered a working real-time multi-user WCDMA femtocell (NodeB) tested at Radio Frequency (2GHz) against independent test equipment. Validated for all reference channels plus a large number of RAB configurations.
  • Led a research team that delivered a working real-time WiMAX (802.16) wireless modem at 3.5GHz. Performed outdoor mobile trials and showed through 2Mbps video streaming examples and the benefits of patented receiver algorithms within the WiMAX receiver.
  • Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) Award: iAWARD: National iAward Merit (2nd), Research and Development Category, Aug. 2010
  • Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) Award: iAWARD: ACT State iAward Winner, Research and Development Category, July. 2010
  • Engineers Australia: Engineering Excellence Award: Canberra Division, Sept. 2009
  • Engineers Australia IREE Neville Thiele Award, Dec. 2007

Memberships

  • IEEE, Senior Member

Consulting Interests

  • Wireless Communications
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Radio Propagation and Planning
  • Heterogeneous Multi-tier Cellular Networks
  • Small Cells
  • Femtocells
  • Self Organizing Networks (SON)
  • Baseband Receiver Design
  • Iterative Detection and Channel Decoding

Journal articles

Zhao L; Wei Z; Ng DWK; Yuan J; Reed MC, 2018, 'Multi-cell hybrid millimeter wave systems: Pilot contamination and interference mitigation', IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 66, pp. 5740 - 5755, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TCOMM.2018.2846255

Nemati N; Beckett P; Reed MC; Fant K, 2018, 'Clock-Less DFT-Less Test Strategy for Null Convention Logic', IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, vol. 6, pp. 460 - 473, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TETC.2016.2593628

Naghshin V; Reed MC; Aboutorab N, 2017, 'Coverage Analysis of Packet Multi-Tier Networks with Asynchronous Slots', IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 65, pp. 200 - 215, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TCOMM.2016.2619710

Movahed A; Reed M; Aboutorab N; Etemadi Tajbakhsh S, 2016, 'EXIT Chart Analysis of Turbo Compressed Sensing Using Message Passing De-Quantization', IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, vol. PP, pp. 6600 - 6612, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TSP.2016.2613069

Naghshin V; Reed MC, 2015, 'On Capacity and Association Area Characterization in Small Cell-Based Multi-Tier Networks', IEEE Wireless Communications Letters, vol. 4, pp. 505 - 508, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/LWC.2015.2449294

Hossain MS; Milford GN; Reed MC; Godara LC, 2014, 'Robust efficient broadband antenna array pattern synthesis techniques', IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, pp. 4537 - 4546, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAP.2014.2332363

Wang H; Zhou X; Reed MC, 2014, 'Coverage and Throughput Analysis with a Non-Uniform Small Cell Deployment', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 13, pp. 2047 - 2059, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TWC.2014.022014.130855

Hossain MS; Milford GN; Reed M; Godara LC, 2013, 'Efficient Robust Broadband Antenna Array Processor in the Presence of Look Direction Errors', IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 61, pp. 718 - 727, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TAP.2012.2225014

Wang H; Zhou X; Reed M, 2013, 'Physical Layer Security in Cellular Networks: A Stochastic Geometry Approach', IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 12, pp. 2776 - 2787, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TWC.2013.041713.120865

Andrews J; Clausen H; Dohler M; Rangan S; Reed M, 2012, 'Femtocells: Past, Present and Future', IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 30, pp. 497 - 508, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/JSAC.2012.120401

Yang T; Yuan J; Shi Z; Reed M, 2008, 'Convergence behavior analysis and detection switching for the iterative receiver of MIMO-BICM systems', IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 57, pp. 2642 - 2648, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TVT.2007.912175

Conference Papers

Kaneva K; Aboutorab N; Sorour S; Reed MC, 2019, 'Cross-Layer Offloading in Fog-RANs Using Device Cooperation and Network Coding', in 2018 IEEE Globecom Workshops, GC Wkshps 2018 - Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOMW.2018.8644223

Zhao L; Wei Z; Ng DWK; Yuan J; Reed MC, 2018, 'Mitigating Pilot Contamination in Multi-Cell Hybrid Millimeter Wave Systems', in IEEE International Conference on Communications, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2018.8422926

Kaneva K; Aboutorab N; Sorour S; Reed MC, 2018, 'On Offloading Fog Radio Access Networks Fronthaul Using Device Caching and Cooperation', in 2017 IEEE Global Communications Conference, GLOBECOM 2017 - Proceedings, Singapore, pp. 1 - 6, presented at IEEE Globecom, Singapore, 04 December 2017 - 08 December 2017, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOM.2017.8254700

Naghshin V; Reed MC; Aboutorab N, 2017, 'On the Performance of Finite Machine-to-Machine Wireless Communications with the ALOHA MAC Protocol', in IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/VTCSpring.2017.8108672

Nemati N; Reed MC; Parameswaran S; Fant K, 2017, 'Self-Timed automatic test pattern generation for null convention logic', in Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, presented at 2016 IEEE 59th International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 16 October 2016 - 19 October 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MWSCAS.2016.7870032

Nemati N; Reed MC; Fant K; Beckett P, 2016, 'Asynchronous interleaved scan architecture for on-line built-in self-test of null convention logic', in Proceedings - IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, Montreal, Canada, pp. 746 - 749, presented at ISCAS - International Symposium on Circuits and Systems 2016, Montreal, Canada, 22 May 2016 - 25 May 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISCAS.2016.7527348

Naghshin V; Reed MC; Hanly SV; Aboutorab N, 2016, 'Downlink coverage analysis of two-tier heterogeneous networks with asynchronous slots', in 2016 IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC 2016, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), presented at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 22 May 2016 - 27 May 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2016.7511373

Movahed A; Reed MC; Aboutorab N, 2016, 'Turbo compressed sensing using message passing de-quantization', in ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings, Shanghai, China, pp. 3796 - 3800, presented at 2016 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Shanghai, China, 20 March 2016 - 25 March 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICASSP.2016.7472387

Naghshin V; Reed MC; Aboutorab N, 2016, 'Optimizing downlink coverage performance in two-tier heterogeneous cellular networks', in 2016 Australian Communications Theory Workshop, AusCTW 2016, pp. 107 - 111, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/AusCTW.2016.7433658

Movahed A; Reed MC; Aboutorab N, 2016, 'Hyperbolic mapping method for turbo compressive sensing', in 2016 Australian Communications Theory Workshop, AusCTW 2016, pp. 24 - 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/AusCTW.2016.7433604

Tang W; Feng S; Liu Y; Reed MC, 2015, 'Joint Low-Power Transmit and Cell Association in Heterogeneous Networks', in 2015 IEEE Global Communications Conference, GLOBECOM 2015, IEEE, San Diego, USA, presented at IEEE Global Communications Conference: Next Generation Networking Symposium (GLOBECOM), San Diego, USA, 06 December 2015 - 10 December 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOM.2014.7417285

Tang W; Feng S; Liu Y; Reed MC; Ding Y, 2015, 'SINR Analysis of Heterogeneous Networks with Hybird Duplex', in Proceedings of the 2015 10th International Conference on Communications and Networking in China, CHINACOM 2015, pp. 573 - 578, presented at 10th EAI Int. Conf. on Communications and Networking in China (Chinacom), 15 August 2015 - 17 August 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/CHINACOM.2015.7498003

Naghshin V; Reed MC, 2015, 'On The Performance Analysis of Finite Wireless Network', in IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications (ICC), London, UK, pp. 6530 - 6535, presented at IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications (ICC), London, UK, 08 June 2015 - 12 June 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2015.7249365

Naghshin V; Reed MC; Liu Y, 2015, 'Decoupled uplink-downlink association for finite multi-tier networks', in 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communication Workshop, ICC 2015, London, UK, pp. 2593 - 2598, presented at IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications (ICC) Workshop on Heterogeneous Converged Network, London, UK, 08 June 2015 - 12 June 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICCW.2015.7247569

Tajbakhsh SE; Ray T; Reed MC; Liu Y, 2015, 'Joint power control and resource scheduling in wireless heterogeneous networks', in 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), Sydney, Australia, pp. 180 - 184, presented at 22nd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT), Sydney, Australia, 27 April 2015 - 29 April 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICT.2015.7124679

Tajbakhsh SE; Ray T; Reed MC, 2015, 'An evolutionary approach to resource allocation in wireless small cell networks', in Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, LNICST, pp. 718 - 724, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24540-9_59

Wang H; Reed MC; Zhou X; Bai W, 2014, 'Performance Analysis of Asynchronous ABSF Configuration in Large-Scale Femtocell Networks', in Dutkiewicz E (ed.), Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC), 2014 International Symposium on, WorXpace Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia, pp. 503 - 508, presented at 17th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC'2014), Sydney, Australia, 07 September 2014 - 10 September 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/WPMC.2014.7014870

Naghshin V; Rabiei AM; Beaulieu NC; Reed MC; Maham B, 2014, 'Interference analysis for square-shaped wireless networks with uniformly distributed nodes', in 2014 IEEE Global Communications Conference, GLOBECOM 2014, pp. 217 - 221, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOM.2014.7036810

Naghshin V; Rabiei AM; Beauliu NC; Reed M; Maham B, 2014, 'Interference Analysis for Square-Shaped Wireless Networks With Uniformly Distributed Nodes', in Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), 2014 IEEE, Austin, USA, pp. 217 - 221, presented at IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), Austin, USA, 08 December 2014 - 12 December 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/GLOCOM.2014.7036810

Nemati N; Reed MC; Frater MR, 2014, 'Asynchronous test hardware for Null Convention Logic', in Proceedings - IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems, pp. 1744 - 1747, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISCAS.2014.6865492

Movahed A; Reed MC, 2014, 'Iterative Detection for Compressive Sensing: Turbo CS', in Jamalipour A; Deng D-J (ed.), Communications (ICC), 2014 IEEE International Conference, IEEE, Sydney, Australia, pp. 4518 - 4523, presented at IEEE Int. Conf. on Communications, Sydney, Australia, 10 June 2014 - 14 June 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2014.6884033

Reed MC; Wang H, 2014, 'Performance benefits of small cells and radio optimization in co-channel deployments', in Proceedings of the 2014 9th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications, CROWNCOM 2014, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 167 - 172, presented at 9th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks and Communications, CROWNCOM 2014, 01 April 2015 - 01 April 2015, http://dx.doi.org/10.4108/icst.crowncom.2014.255550

Movahed A; Panahi A; Reed MC, 2014, 'Recovering Signals with variable sparsity levels from the noisy 1-bit compressive measurements', in ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings, IEEE, Florence, Italy, pp. 6454 - 6458, presented at IEEE Int. Conf. on Acoustic, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Florence, Italy, 04 May 2014 - 09 May 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICASSP.2014.6854847

Wang H; Zhou X; Reed M, 2013, 'Analytical Evaluation of Coverage-Oriented Femtocell Network Deployment', in ICC 2013 - 2013 IEEE International Conference on Communications, IEEE, Budapest, Hungary, pp. 5974 - 5979, presented at IEEE International Conference on Communiations (ICC 2013), Budapest, Hungary, 09 June 2013 - 13 June 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICC.2013.6655555

Wang H; Zhou X; Reed MC, 2013, 'On the Physical Layer Security in Large Scale Cellular Networks', in IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC, IEEE, Shanghai, China, pp. 2462 - 2467, presented at 2013 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), Shanghai, China, 07 April 2013 - 10 April 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/WCNC.2013.6554947

Rakibul MM; Reed M, 2013, 'Analysis of near field broadband pic antenna array processor with orthogonal interference beam', in ICASSP, IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing - Proceedings, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Piscataway, NJ, pp. 4164 - 4168, presented at ICASSP, Vancouver, Canada, 26 May 2013 - 31 May 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ICASSP.2013.6638443

ISLAM MR; Reed M, 2013, 'Near field broadband beam space antenna array processor for multiple Interference Canceler', in 2013 Australian Communications Theory Workshop, AusCTW 2013, Communications Theory Workshop (AusCTW), 2013 Australian, Adelaide, Australia, pp. 7 - 12, presented at Communications Theory Workshop (AusCTW), 2013 Australian, Adelaide, Australia, 29 January 2013 - 01 February 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/AusCTW.2013.6510036

Islam MR; Reed MC, 2013, 'Near Field Broadband Beam Space Antenna Array Processor for Multiple Interference Canceler', in Proceedings 2013 Australian Communications Theory Workshop, AusCTW 2013, IEEE, Adelaide, pp. 7 - 12, presented at 2013 Australian Communications Theory Workshop, AusCTW'13, Adelaide, 29 January 2013 - 01 February 2013, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/AusCTW.2013.6510036

Wang H; Reed M, 2012, 'Tractable Model for Heterogeneous Cellular Networks with Directional Antennas', in 2012 Australian Communications Theory Workshop, AusCTW'12, IEEE, Wellington, New Zealand, presented at 2012 Australian Communications Theory Workshop (AusCTW), Wellington, New Zealand, 01 February 2012

Rakibul MM; Reed MC; Milford G, 2012, 'Near Field Broadband PIC Processor with Improved Interference Beam', in Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT), 2012 International Symposium on, IEEE Xplorer, USA, pp. 127 - 132, presented at 2012 International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT), Gold Coast, Australia, 02 October 2012 - 05 October 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISCIT.2012.6380875

Malla S; Ghimire B; Reed M; Hass H, 2012, 'Energy Efficient Resource Allocation in OFDMA Networks using Ant-Colony Optimization', in 2012 International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT), Gold Coast, QLD., pp. 889 - 894, presented at 2012 International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies, ISCIT 2012, Gold Coast, QLD., 02 October 2012 - 05 October 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISCIT.2012.6381029

Hossain MS; Milford GN; Reed M, 2012, 'Convolution constrained based broadband circular antenna array', in Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, IEEE Xplorer, USA, pp. 1 - 2, presented at IRMMW-THz, 2012, Wollongong, NSW, Australia, 23 September 2012 - 28 September 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2012.6380285

Reed MC; Hanlen LW, 2012, 'Downlink interference analysis in DS-CDMA for unequal power requirements: The dirty user problem', in 2012 Military Communications and Information Systems Conference, MilCIS 2012 - Proceedings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MilCIS.2012.6380671

Hossain MS; Milford GN; Reed M, 2012, 'Robust partitioned broadband antenna array using convolution constraints', in Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, IEEE Xplorer, USA, pp. 1 - 2, presented at IRMMW-THz, 2012, Wollongong, NSW, Australia, 23 September 2012 - 28 September 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IRMMW-THz.2012.6380286

Hossain MS; Milford GN; Reed M, 2012, 'Efficient robust broadband beamforming using circular antenna arrays', in Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT), 2012 International Symposium on, IEEE Xplorer, USA, pp. 746 - 751, presented at ISCIT-2012, Gold Coast, Australia, 02 October 2012 - 05 October 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISCIT.2012.6381001

Zhao M; Ruan M; Chan R; Sutton A; Neharkar M; Bhaskar N; Shi Z; Reed M, 2012, 'Hardware Realization of UMTS Femtocell Modem with Uplink Interference Cancellation', in Communications and Information Systems Conference (MilCIS), 2012 Military, IEEE, Canberra, Australia, presented at Communications and Information Systems Conference (MilCIS), 2012 Military, Canberra, Australia, 06 November 2012 - 08 November 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MilCIS.2012.6380672

Shi Z; Zhao M; Wang H; Reed M, 2012, 'On the Uplink Capacity and Coverage of Relay-Assisted UMTS Cellular Network with Multiuser Detection', in IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC, IEEE, Paris, France, presented at 2012 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC 2012, Paris, France, 01 April 2012 - 04 April 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/WCNC.2012.6214314

Yang T; Yuan J; Shi Z; Reed MA, 2006, 'Detection switching in an iterative receiver for MIMO-BICM systems', in Fan PZ; Li P; Yeung R (eds.), 2006 IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW 2006), IEEE, Chengdu, China, pp. 586 - +, presented at IEEE Information Theory Workshop (ITW 2006) 2006, Chengdu, China, 22 October 2006 - 26 October 2006, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000243282100125&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a