Wei Yu


Canada Research Chair in

 Information Theory and Wireless Communications

    Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

University of Toronto

Office: Bahen Centre, Room 4114
Email: weiyu @ comm.utoronto.ca
Phone: 1-416-946-8665

I am with the Communications Group in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto

I received Ph.D. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 2002 and 1998, respectively, and B.A.Sc. in Computer Engineering and Mathematics from the University of Waterloo in 1997. (Full biography.)



  • Network Information Theory
  • Convex Optimization 
  • Cooperative Communications
  • Spectrum Management 
  • Multi-Antenna Systems (MIMO)
  • 5G/6G Wireless Cellular Networks
  • Broadband access networks
  • Digital Subscriber Lines (DSL)




Complete list of papers (including my Ph.D. thesis) is available here.

My Google scholar citation profile can be found here.




I am always looking for self-motivated students with a strong mathematics background who are interested in pursuing Master's or Ph.D. degrees. (more information)






Contact Information


The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Dept. of
Electrical and Computer Engineering
10 King's College Road
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G4, Canada

Office: Bahen Building, Rm 4114 
Email:  weiyu @ ece. utoronto.ca
Web:    http://www.comm.utoronto.ca/~weiyu
Phone:  1-416-946-8665 
FAX:    1-416-978-4425


Last Modified: 2023-09-10