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Dr Hoa Le-Minh

Senior Lecturer

Department: Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering

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Campus Address

Ellison Building

0191 227 3901


PhD, Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

Photonic Networks

Optical Wireless Communications (Visible Light Communications and Free Space Optics)

Organic Optical Communications

Mobile and Adhoc Networks

Smartphone Technology

Sponsors and Collaborators

-  Department of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
- Institut Fresnel, Marseille, France
- Department of Engineering Sciences, University of Oxford, UK
- Technische Universitat Graz, Graz, Austria

Current/Recent Projects

EU Framework 7, cLINK (Centre of Excellence for Learning, Innovation, Networking and Knowledge) project, Erasmus Mundus Action 2 - Stand 1 (Northumbria coordinator)

EU Framework 7 - COST ACTION IC1101, at Northumbria University, UK, 2012 - present (

EU Framework 7 - OMEGA project (Home Access Network), 2008 - 2010, Department of Engineering Sciences, Oxford University, UK (

“Visible Light Communications” project, 2007 - 2008, Department of Engineering Sciences, Oxford University, UK, funded by Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd, Suwon, S. Korea

Key Publications

H.-Y. Hsu, W. C. Lu, H. Le Minh, Z. Ghassemlooy, Y.-L.Yu and S.-K. Liaw, 2x80 Gbit/s DWDM Bidirectional Wavelength Reuse Optical Wireless Transmission, IEEE Photonics Journal, Vol.5, No.4, pp.7901708, 2013

P. A. Haigh, Z. Ghassemlooy, I. Papakonstantinou and H. Le Minh, 2.7 Mb/s with a 93-kHz white organic light emitting diode and real time ANN equalizer, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol.25, No.17, pp.1687-1690, 2013

Z. Ghassemlooy, H. Le Minh, S. Rajbhandari, J. Perez, and M. Ijaz, Performance Analysis of Ethernet/Fast-Ethernet Free Space Optical Communications in a Controlled Weak Turbulence Condition, IEEE Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol.30, No.13, pp.2188-2194, 2012

H. Le Minh, D. C. O’Brien, G. Faulkner, L. Zeng, K. Lee, D. Jung and Y. Oh, 100-Mbit/s NRZ Visible Light Communications Using a Post-Equalized White LED, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol.21, No.15, pp.1063-1065, 2009

L. Zeng, D. C. O’Brien, H. Le Minh, G. Faulkner, K. Lee, D. Jung and Y. Oh, High Data Rate Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) Optical Wireless Communication Using White LED Lighting, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications - Optical Wireless Communications, Vol.27, No.9, pp.1654-1662, 2009

H. Le-Minh, D. C. O’Brien, G. Faulkner, L. Zeng, K. Lee, D. Jung and Y. Oh, High-Speed Visible Light Communications Using Multiple-Resonant Equalization, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol.20, No.15, pp.1243-1245, 2008

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