Man Hon Cheung (張文翰)

alt text  Man Hon Cheung, Michael

City University of Hong Kong

Email: mhcheung at cityu dot edu dot hk  

Man Hon Cheung is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at City University of Hong Kong. Formerly, he was a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Information Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). He received the B.Eng. and M.Phil. degrees in Information Engineering from CUHK in 2005 and 2007, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2012.

Current Research Interests

  • Network Economics and Optimization
  • Wireless Networking
  • Crowdfunding
  • Blockchain Systems
  • Federated Learning
  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)
  • Mobile Crowdsensing

Ph.D. student recruitment for Fall 2024

Currently, I am recruiting highly-motivated Ph.D. students, who have a strong mathematical background and a passion for developing new technologies, to join my lab. If you are interested in the above  research areas related to network optimization and economics, please take a look at some of my papers to confirm your interest.

An interested candidate should send the CV (including GPA, ranking, and grades of math-related courses), transcript, and a brief summary of research interests to Dr. Man Hon Cheung (mhcheung at cityu dot edu dot hk).

CityU application information:

Professional Services

  • Associate Editor, IEEE Communications Letters (2019 – 2023)


  • Distinguished Technical Program Committee Member Award in INFOCOM (2018, 2020, 2022)
  • International Partial Tuition Scholarship, UBC (2011 – 2012)

  • Ph.D. Tuition Fee Award, UBC (2007 – 2011)

  • Graduate Student International Research Mobility Award, UBC (2009)

  • Global Scholarship Program for Research Excellence, CUHK (2009)

  • IEEE Student Travel Grant (2009)

  • Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, CUHK (2006)

  • Chung Chi Alumni Scholarship for Excellence, CUHK (2003 – 2005)

  • Kong E Suen Memorial Scholarship, CUHK (2003)