Ying Zhang, Ph.D.

Title: 
Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Phone: 
(912) 963-2572
Fax: 
(912) 966-7928
Building-Room: 
PARB 236
Education: 
  • 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
Biography: 

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).