Ying Zhang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
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  • Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 2006
  • M.S., University of Massachusetts Lowell, 2002
  • M.S., University of Illinois at Chicago, 2001
Research Interests: 
  • Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
  • Sensors and smart wireless sensing systems
  • Intelligent monitoring and diagnostic systems
  • Smart materials and structures
  • Computer aided optimal design
  • Complex systems analysis and optimization

Dr. Zhang’s research interests focus on systems level of interdisciplinary problems. She has extensive research experience and publications in multiple engineering disciplines. Her areas of interests include: MEMS synthesis and computer-aided design; wireless and inexpensive sensors for harsh environments; smart wireless sensing systems for public safety applications; intelligent systems; complex systems analysis, data mining and optimization. Dr. Zhang received IEEE Robotics & Automation Society Best Paper Award at the 2005 Symposium of Micro- and Nano-Mechatronics for Information-based Society (with Raffi Kamalian and Alice Agogino).