Hsing-Yu Chen

Hsing-Yu Chen

Ph.D. Student



Optical Communication Experiment

Experimental experience in optical network test platform establish, signal performance monitoring and analyzing.

Matlab Signal Processing

Digital signal processing such as OFDM modulation, bit-loading algorithm, nonlinear distortion compensation algorithm, etc.

LabVIEW Auto Control

Establishing an OFDM test platform, integrating instrument, OFDM modulation code and user interference.

Python Coding

Instrument control and user interface implementation.

Java Coding for Andorid

Demodulating visible light communication signal  via smart phone.

Professional Experience and Contributions

  • Nonlinear distortion compensation

"Analysis of Nonlinear Distortion and SSII Cancellation in EAM-based IMDD OFDM Transmission," JLT, (2015).

  • High speed and high loss budget Long-reach PON

"32-dB Loss Budget High-Capacity OFDM Long-Reach PON over 60-km Transmission without Optical Amplifier," in OFC, Th3G.1. (2014).

  • Colorless technique in a hybrid WDM-OFDMA system

"Design and demonstration of a colorless WDM-OFDMA PON system architecture achieving symmetric 20-Gb/s transmissions with residual interference compensation," Opt. Express, 21, 21097-21104, (2013).

  • OFDM test platform for PON

"A 40-Gbps OFDM PON System Based on 10-GHz EAM and 10-GHz Direct-Detection PIN," PTL, (2012).

  • Visible light communication

“Adaptive 84.44 - 190 Mbit/s phosphor-LED wireless communication utilizing no blue filter at practical transmission distance,” Opt. Express, (2014).


21 journal papers with 1 invited paper, 20 conference papers, and 3 patents.

Key Qualifications

  • More than 7 years of research experience in fiber-optic communication systems, especially in experimental experience, including 40Gb/s PON, 50Gb/s Long-reach PON, OFDM modulation, nonlinear distortion compensation technique, WDM colorless technique.
  • More than 2 years of research experience in visible light communication.
  • Coding experience in signal processing, including MATLAB, LabVIEW, Python and Java for Android.

Honors and Awards

  • The best paper award, Industrial Technology Research Institute, 2012.
  • The 10th Y. Z. Hsu scientific paper award, Far Eastern Y. Z. Hsu Science and Technology Memorial Foundation. 2011.

Work History

Work History
2009 - Present


Information and Communications Research Labs, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Taiwan


2013 - Present

Ph.D. Student

Institute of Electro-Optical Engineering, National Chiao-Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan
2007 - 2009

Master Degree

Institute of Display, National Chiao-Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan
2003 - 2007

Bachelor Degree

National Chiao-Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan