Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Fuqin Xiong, Professor

People at Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Fuqin Xiong

Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Contact Information:


  • B.S Electrical Engineering - Tsinghua University - 1970
  • M.S Electrical Engineering - Tsinghua University - 1982
  • Ph.D Electrical Engineering - University of Manitoba - 1989

Research Interests:

  • Digital Communications
  • Efficient Modulation
  • Coding Schemes

Classes Frequently Taught

  • EEC 651/751 Digital Communications

Recent Publications (List of publications)

  • Digital Modulation Techniques, 2nd Edition, 1046 pages, Artech House, April 2006.
  • Digital Modulation Techniques, 650 pages, Artech House, February 2000.
  • Digital Phase Modulation and Demodulation, in Encyclopedia of Telecommunications, Editor, John Proakis, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, New York. December 2002.
  • Amplitude Shift Keying in Encyclopedia of RF and Microwave Engineering, Editor, Kai Chang, Texas A&M University, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, New York (to be published)
  • Song Cui and Fuqin Xiong, ‘’Energy detection UWB system based on pulse width modulation’’, The Journal of Engineering, IET, July 5, 2014 (peer-reviewed online journal).
  • Song Cui and Fuqin Xiong, “M-ary energy detection of a Gaussian FSK UWB system,” EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking on 25 April 2014 (peer-reviewed online journal)
  • Song Cui, and Fuqin Xiong, "UWB System Based on Energy Detection of Derivatives of The Gaussian Pulse", Eurasip Journal on wireless Communications and networking, volume 2011, issue 1.
  • Song Cui, and Fuqin Xiong, "Adaptive threshold to mitigate the effect of cross-modulation interference and synchronization errors in energy detection PPM UWB systems" accepted, IET Communications.
  • F. Xiong and R. Romanofsky, "Study Of Behavior Of Digital Modulations For Beam-Steerable Reflectarray Antennas," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 53, no. 3, March 2005.
  • Y. Fang, V. Siemionow, V. Sahgal, F. Xiong, GH Yue, “Distinct brain activation patterns for human maximal voluntary eccentric and concentric muscle actions,” Brain Research, 2004 Oct 15;1023(2):200-12.
  • F. Xiong, "M-ary Amplitude Shift Keying OFDM system," IEEE Transaction on Communications, vol-51, No. 10, pp. 1638-1642, October, 2003.
  • H. Wang, X. Qin, L. Zeng, and F. Xiong, "Coding, Decoding and Recovery of Clock Synchronization in Digital Multiplexing System," IEEE Transactions on Communications, Vol. 51, No. 5, pp.825 – 831, May 2003.
  • A. Al-Dweik and F. Xiong, "FHMA Communication with Noncoherent OFDM-ASK in AWGN Channels," IEEE Transaction on Communications, Vol. 51, No. 1, pp. 33-36, January 2003.


  • “Programmable, variable rate and multi-mode MODEM/CODEC at Ka Band for Advanced Communications Technology Satellite (Hardware design and implementation)”, NASA Lewis Research Center, Oct. 1, 1991- Jan. 31, 1994.
  • “Modem/Codec techniques in satellite communications”, NASA Lewis Research Center, Aug. 26, 1991-Mar. 31, 1992.
  • “Intersatellite Link Techniques”, NASA Lewis Research Center, Jun. 15, 1992-Mar. 31, 1993.
  • “Power Efficient Reflectarray System Modulation Study”, NASA Glenn Research Center, Jan. 16-Sept. 21, 2001.
  • “Synchronization Study in Mobile Aeronautical Communication Systems,” NASA Glenn Research Center, May 2001-May 2002.
  • “Self-modulation Reflectarray”, NASA Glenn Research Center, Jan. 2004-Dec, 2005.