Prof. Qiang Yang, Zhejiang University, China
Qiang Yang (M'03-SM'18) held the BS degree (first class honors) in Electrical Engineering and received the M.Sc. (with distinction) and Ph.D. degree both in Electronic Engineering and Computer Science from Queen Mary College, University of London, London, U.K., in 2003 and 2007, respectively. He has worked as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Imperial College London, U.K., from 2007 to 2010 and involved in a number of high-profile U.K. EPSRC and European IST research projects. He visited University of British Columbia and University of Victoria Canada as a visiting scholar in 2015 and 2016. Currently he is a Full Professor at College of Electrical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, and has published more than 200 technical papers, applied 60 national patents, co-authored 2 books and several book chapters. His research interests over the years include communication networks, smart energy systems, and large-scale complex network modeling, control and optimization. He is the senior member of IEEE, member of IET and IEICE as well as the senior member of China Computer Federation (CCF).