Name:Zheng YANG
Position:Associate Professor
Address:Room 209, School of Software, East Main Building, Tsinghua University, Beijing



Education background:

Zheng Yang received his B.E. degree in the Department of Computer Science from Tsinghua University in 2006, and his Ph.D. degree in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2010.


Zheng Yang is currently an assistant professor in School of Software and TNList, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

Concurrent Academic:

Associate Editor
1. Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks (2012 - 2015)
2. IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (IEEE TVT) (2015 - present)
Program Committee Member
1. IEEE INFOCOM (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
2. ACM MobiHoc (2014)
3. IEEE ICDCS (2012, 2013, 2016)

Social service:

TPC member: ICPADS (2010)、NCIS (2011)、DCOSS (2011)、ICDCS (2012, 2013)、INFOCOM (2013, 2014)

Associate Editor: Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks (SCI indexed)


Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects:

Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor Networking, Indoor Localization, Wireless Sensing and WiFi Radar, Crowd Sensing, Urban Computing, etc.

Honors And Awards:

1. State Natural Science Award (second class)
2. Best Paper, IEEE TrusCom
3. Spotlight Paper, IEEE Computer Magazine
4. Best Paper Honorable Mention, ACM CHI

Academic Achievement:

1. Location, Localization, and Localizability - Location-awareness Technology for Wireless Networks, Yunhao Liu and Zheng Yang, 1st Edition, Springer, Berlin, 2011. ISBN: 978-1-4419-7370-2.
2. 《位置计算:无线网络定位与可定位性》,杨铮,吴陈沭,刘云浩,清华大学出版社,北京,2014

5 representative papers:
1. Zheng Yang, Zimu Zhou, and Yunhao liu, “From RSSI to CSI: Indoor Localization via Channel Response”, ACM Computing Surveys, Volume 46, No. 2, 2014.
2. Chenshu Wu, Zheng Yang, Yunhao Liu, Smartphones based Crowdsourcing for Indoor Localization, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Volume 14, Issue 2, 444 – 457, February 2015.
3. Zheng Yang, Chenshu Wu, Zimu Zhou, Xinglin Zhang, Xu Wang, Yunhao Liu, Mobility Increases Localizability: A Survey on Wireless Indoor Localization using Inertial Sensors, ACM Computing Surveys, Volume 47, Issue 3, Article No. 54, 2015.
4. Xinglin Zhang, Zheng Yang, Wei Sun, Yunhao Liu, Shaohua Tang, Kai Xing, XuFei Mao, Incentives for Mobile Crowd Sensing: A Survey. IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials 18(1): 54-67 (2016).
5. Kun Qian, Chenshu Wu, Zimu Zhou, Yue Zheng, Zheng Yang, Yunhao Liu, "Inferring Motion Direction using Commodity Wi-Fi for Interactive Exergames", ACM CHI, Denver, USA, May 6-11, 2017.