Before joining the University of Nottingham Ningbo China, Dr C. F. Kwong has an at least 15 years teaching experience in higher education mostly in the areas of mobile and satellite communications. His research interest includes the heterogeneous networks, mobility management for LTE and 5G, and published a number of publications in journal and conferences in this field.
Dr Kwong is an active member of the IET, having elected as a Chairman of the IET Malaysia Network Young Professional Section from 2008 to 2010 and a committee member of the IET Malaysia Local Network since 2008. His highest position in the IET was being elected as a member of the IET Council for a three-year term from 2011 to 2014. Dr Kwong also a Professional Review Interviewer (PRI) on behalf of the IET, interviewing Chartered Engineer and Incorporated Engineer candidates.
Major research interests
Mobility management in LTE, 5G; Heterogeneous networks; Internet of Things (IoT) for 5G; Applications of machine learning.
- EEEE4100: Mobile Communications with Project
- EEEE2037 – Software Engineering Design
- EEE3072 – IT Infrastructure
- EEE3073 – Web Based Programming
- EEEE2039 – Professional Skills
PhD Students (Lead Supervisor)
- Qianyu Liu, Institute for Doctoral Innovtion Centre (IDIC) Digital Economy,
Project: Adaptive Mobility Management for Vehicle-to-Everything (V2X) in 5th Generation of Mobile Communication (5G)
Project: New Adaptive Handover Algorithms for 5th Generation of Mobile Communication (5G)
Selected Peer-reviewed Publications
- C. H. Ng, K. K.A. Devi, C. K. Chakrabarty, Norashidah Md. Din and C.F. Kwong (2017). Gain Enhancement of Microstrip Patch Antenna Using Low Loss Negative Refractive Index Metamaterial Superstrate. Journal Of Telecommunications Electronic And Computer Engineering, Vol. 9, Issue 5, PP. 95-99. ISSN :22898131
- C.F. Kwong, T.C. Chuah, S.W. Tan and A. Akbari-Moghanjoughi (2016). An Adaptive Fuzzy Handover Triggering Approach for Long Term Evolution Network. Expert Systems, Wiley. Vol. 33, Issue 1, PP. 30-45. ISSN: 1468-0394. DOI: 10.1111/exsy.12120
- K.A. Devi, Ng Chun Hau, C. K. Chakrabarty, Norashidah Md. Din, C.F. Kwong (2015). A Negative Refractive Index Metamaterial Structure for Antenna Gain Enhancement. International Journal of Engineering Works, Vol. 2, Issue 12, PP. 93-98, Dec. 2015, ISSN: 2409-2770
- Prabu Jayakumar and C.F. Kwong (2011), “Evaluating the 3G Network Performance by Virtual Testing”, International Journal of Network and Mobile Technologies (IJNMT), Vol. 2(3), ISSN: 1832 – 6758.
- Charles Yong and C.F. Kwong (2011), “Wireless Controlled Two Wheel Balancing Robot”, International Journal of Network and Mobile Technologies (IJNMT), Vol. 2(3), ISSN: 1832 – 6758.
- C.F. Kwong and Y.I. Go (2010), “Potential Implementation of Hybrid Scheme for Satellite / Mobile Networks” International Journal of Network and Mobile Technologies (IJNMT), Vol. 1(2), ISSN: 1832 – 6758.
- C.H. Ng, K.K.A Devi, C.K. Chakrabarty, Norashidah Din and C.F. Kwong. “Gain Enhancement of Microstrip Patch Antenna Using Low Loss Negative Refractive Index Metamaterial Superstrate,” 2016 Applied Mathematics in Science and Engineering International Conference (APPEMSE'2016), Kuala Lumpur, ISSN: 21803722
- K.A. Devi, C. H. Ng, C.F. Kwong, C. K. Chakrabarty, Norashidah Md. Din, “Investigations on Characteristics of Metamaterial Based Patch Antenna for RF Energy Harvesting at GSM 900”, 2015 World Conference on Engineering and Applied Sciences, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
- C.F Kwong, T.C. Chuah, S.W. Tan, "The ANFIS handover trigger scheme: The Long Term Evolution (LTE) perspective", 2014 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), pp. 1374 – 1381, doi: 10.1109/FUZZ-IEEE.2014.6891808
- Felix T.S. Chan, Ashutosh Nayak, Ratan Raj, Majoj Tiwari, Alain Chong, C.F. Kwong, “An Enhanced Supply Chain Performance Measurement System with Incorporation of R&D and Marketing Policy”, Proceedings of International Conference on CAD/CAM, Robotics and Factories of the Future 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. pp. 915-922, ISBN: 978-983-44947-3-5
- C. F. Kwong, Handoff Scheme for Terrestrial, Mobile and Satellite Convergence Networks with Incorporation of Pattern Recognition Algorithm, Proceedings of 2nd IEEE International Conference on Computing & Informatics, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 24th – 25th June 2009, pp. 96 – 100. ISBN: 978-983-44150-2-0.
- C.F. Kwong, T.C. Chuah, S.W. Lee, Adaptive Network Fuzzy Inference System (ANFIS) Handoff Algorithm, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Future Computer and Communication 2009 (ICFCC 2009), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3 - 5, April 2009, ISBN 978-0-7695-3591-3
- C.F. Kwong, T.C. Chuah, Mobility Management for Satellite / Terrestrial Multi-Service Convergence Networks, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communication Software and Networks 2009 (ICCSN 2009), Macau, China, February 27 - 28, 2009. ISBN: 1-4244-3336-3
- C.F. Kwong, S.W. Lee, M.L. Sim, Mobility Management Incorporating Pattern Recognition in the Handoff Decision, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Advanced Computer Control 2009 (ICACC 2009), Singapore, January 22-24, 2009. ISBN: 1-4244-3330-4,
- C.F. Kwong, Fuzzy Logic Approach for the Multi-Service Satellite / Terrestrial Communication Networks Mobility Management, International Conference on Engineering Technology (ICET 2007), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 11th – 13th December 2007.
- C.F. Kwong, R.A. Wyatt-Millington, Incorporating Fuzzy Logic Technique in the Mobility Management of the Hybrid Satellite and Terrestrial Mobile Communications, International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Telecommunication & Control Engineering, Nilai, Malaysia, 2nd– 3rd August 2006.
- C.F. Kwong, R.A. Wyatt-Millington, Inter-Segment Fuzzy Handover in Hybrid Satellite/Terrestrial Mobile Communications, 2nd International Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Engineering and Technology 2004, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia, 3rd– 5th August 2004.
Professional Institution Leadership and Volunteer Services
- Professional Review Interviewer (PRI) for CEng/IEng candidate on behalf of the IET.
- Elected IET Council Member in the UK for 2011 – 2014.
- Committee member of the IET Malaysia Network (2008 – 2011).
- Chairman of the Young Professionals Section of the IET Malaysia Network (2008 to 2010).
- Honorary Secretary, Young Professionals Section, IET Malaysia Network (2007 to 2008).
- International Task Force Leader, IET Young Professional Summit 2011, London, United Kingdom. 14th October 2011.
- Member of the IET Community Engagement Programme Advisory Group, Sept 2010 – Nov 2011.
Academic Leadership and Committee Membership
- Conference general co-chair of the International Conference on Recent and Emerging Advanced Technologies in Engineering 2009 (iCREATE 2009), 23rd – 24th November 2009, Sepang, Malaysia.
- Conference chair for the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET) Asia Pacific Young Engineer Conference 2008, Kuala Lumpur.
- Conference general co-chair of the 1st International Conference on Advanced Technologies in Telecommunication & Control Engineering (ATTCE 2006), Nilai, Malaysia, 2nd – 3rd August 2006.
- Conference secretary of the 26th International Conference on CADCAM, Robotics and Factories of the Future 2011 (CARs&FOF 2011), 26th – 28th July 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
- Conference committee member of the organising committee of the 1st International Conference on Teaching and Learning, 15th November 2007 – 16th November 2007, Putrajaya, Malaysia.
- Conference committee member of the organising committee of the 2nd Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET) International Conference on Built Environment Technology (BETNET 2006), IET Malaysia Network, 31st October 2006 – 2nd November 2006.