Matthew Robert MCKAY
Matthew Robert MCKAY  

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m.mckay@ust.hk

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First Name (and Middle Name If Any)
Matthew Robert
MCKAY
Highest Degree Acquired (e.g. PhD in Engineering Science)
PhD in Electrical Engineering, The University of Sydney

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Research Interests
Signal processing
High-dimensional statistics and random matrix theory
Wireless communications
Computational biology
Financial engineering

Research Area

Research Area
Data Science and AI (DSAI)

Biography

Biography

Prof Matthew McKay received the combined BE degree in Electrical Engineering and BIT degree in Computer Science from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, in 2002, and the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Sydney, Australia, in 2006. Upon completing his PhD he was a Research Scientist at the Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), Australia. In 2007, he joined the faculty within the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), where he is currently a Professor. He is also a member of the Center for Wireless Information Technology at HKUST.

Some of his academic achievements include being awarded a 2006 Best Student Paper Award at IEEE ICASSP'06 (the premier IEEE conference on signal processing); being jointly awarded the 2006 Best Student Paper Award at IEEE VTC'06-Spring (the premier IEEE conference on vehicular technologies); and receiving the University Medal upon graduating from the Queensland University of Technology.

Research Interests

Research Interests
Signal processing
High-dimensional statistics and random matrix theory
Wireless communications
Computational biology
Financial engineering

Research Area

Research Area
Data Science and AI (DSAI)

Biography

Biography

Prof Matthew McKay received the combined BE degree in Electrical Engineering and BIT degree in Computer Science from the Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia, in 2002, and the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Sydney, Australia, in 2006. Upon completing his PhD he was a Research Scientist at the Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO), Australia. In 2007, he joined the faculty within the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), where he is currently a Professor. He is also a member of the Center for Wireless Information Technology at HKUST.

Some of his academic achievements include being awarded a 2006 Best Student Paper Award at IEEE ICASSP'06 (the premier IEEE conference on signal processing); being jointly awarded the 2006 Best Student Paper Award at IEEE VTC'06-Spring (the premier IEEE conference on vehicular technologies); and receiving the University Medal upon graduating from the Queensland University of Technology.