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Lei Guan

Dublin, Ireland
Member of Technical Staff

Education

PhD: 2008-2011  University College Dublin (UCD)
M.E: 2006-2008  Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT)
B.E: 2002-2006  Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT)

Biography

Lei Guan received the B.E. degree and the M.E. degree, both in Electronic Engineering from Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), Harbin, China in 2006 and 2008, respectively. He was awarded the Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering in early 2012 by University College Dublin (UCD), Dublin, Ireland. He served as senior research engineer in UCD School of Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering for 1 year and then he hold research fellowship in CTVR the telecommunications research center, Trinity College Dublin (TCD), Ireland. Currently he is a member of technical staff in Bell Labs Ireland.


 

Professional Activities

Reviewer of:
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques
International Journal of Microwave and Wireless Technologies
IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters
IEEE Signal Processing Letters


Selected Articles and Publications


Journals:

  • Lei Guan, "Evaluating the Linearity of RF-DAC Multiband Transmitters", Xilinx Xcell Journal, issue 91, May. 2015.
  • Lei Guan, "Simplify your "hot"​ testing with Xilinx's Zynq SoC", Xilinx Xcell Journal, issue 90, Feb. 2015.
  • Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Green Communications: Digital Predistortion for Wideband RF Power Amplifiers”, IEEE Microwave Magazine, Vol.15, no.7, pp.84-99, Nov. 2014.
  • Lei Guan, R. Kearney, C. Yu and A. Zhu, “High-performance Digital Predistortion Test Platform Development for Wideband RF Power Amplifiers”, International Journal of  Microwave and Wireless Technologies, Vol.5, no.2, pp.149-162, Apr. 2013.
  • C. Yu, Lei Guan, E. Zhu and A. Zhu, “Band-Limited Volterra Series-Based Digital Predistortion for Wideband RF Power Amplifiers”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 60, no.12, pp.4198-4208, Dec. 2012.
  • N. Tuffy, Lei Guan, A. Zhu and T. J. Brazil, “A Simplified Broadband Design Methodology for Linearized High Efficiency Continuous Class-F Power Amplifiers”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 60, no. 6, pp.1952-1963, Jun. 2012.
  • Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Optimized Low-Complexity Implementation of Least Squares-Based Model Extraction for Digital Predistortion of RF Power Amplifiers”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 60, no. 3, pp. 594-603, Mar. 2012.
  • Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Dual-loop Model Extraction for Digital Predistortion of Wideband RF Power Amplifiers”, IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, Vol. 21, no. 9, pp. 501-503, Sep. 2011.
  • Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Gaussian Pulse-Based Two-Threshold Parallel Scaling Tone Reservation for PAPR Reduction of OFDM Signals”, International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting, Apr. 2011.
  • Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Low-Cost FPGA Implementation of Volterra Series-Based Digital Predistorter for RF Power Amplifiers”, IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, Vol. 58, no. 4, pp. 866 – 872, Apr. 2010.

 

Conferences:

 

  • S. McGettrick, Lei Guan, A. Hill, D.B. Payne and M. Ruffini, “Ultra-fast 1+1 protection in 10 Gb/s Symmetric Long Reach PON”, 39th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication (ECOC 2013), London, UK, September, 2013.
  • Lei Guan, C. Yu and A. Zhu, “Bandwidth-constrained Least Squares-based Model Extraction for Band-limited Digital Predistortion of RF Power Amplifiers”, IEEE International Workshop on “Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimeterwave Circuits, INMMIC”, Dublin, Ireland, September, 2012.
  • C. Yu, Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Band-limited Volterra Series-based Behavioral Modeling of RF Power Amplifiers”, The IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, Montreal, Canada, June, 2012.
  • Lei Guan and A. Zhu, “Simplified Dynamic Deviation Reduction-based Volterra Model for Doherty Power Amplifiers”, IEEE International Workshop on “Integrated Nonlinear Microwave and Millimeterwave Circuits, INMMIC”, Vienna, Austria, April, 2011.
  • I. Braz, Lei Guan, A. Zhu, and T. J. Brazil, “PAPR reduction technique using unused subcarriers for SFBC-based MIMO-OFDM systems”, The European Wireless Technology Conference 2010, Paris, France, September, 2010.
  •  I. Braz, Lei Guan, A. Zhu, and T. J. Brazil, “Peak-to-Average Power Ratio Reduction of SFBC MIMO-OFDM Signals Using Unused Tone”, IEEE International Microwave Workshop Series on “RF Front-ends for Software Defined and Cognitive Radio Solutions”, Aveiro, Portugal, February, 2010.