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Wuqiang Yang

Wuqiang Yang Headshot Photo

Wuqiang Yang is a Fellow of the IET (formerly IEE), Fellow of the InstMC and Fellow of the IEEE. He received his BEng, MSc and PhD degrees from Tsinghua University in Beijing. Since 1991, he has been with The University of Manchester (formerly UMIST) in the UK and now is a professor in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. His main research interests include industrial tomography, especially electrical capacitance tomography, image reconstruction algorithms, sensing and data acquisition systems, electronic circuit design, instrumentation and multiphase measurement. He has published over 300 papers, is a referee for over 40 journals (including 6 IEEE journals), editorial board member of 6 journals, guest editor of several journal special issues and visiting professor at 6 other universities. He received 1997 IEE/NPL Wheatstone Measurement Prize, 1997 Honeywell Prize from the InstMC, 2000 IEE Ayrton Premium, 2006 Global Research Award from the Royal Academy of Engineering, 2008 Outstanding Organization award from the IEEE I&M Society, 2009 Valued Reviewer from Sensors and Actuators journal, 2009 IET Innovation Award Finalist, and 2010 Outstanding Reviewer from Sensor Review journal. He is an honorary chairman of IEEE Int. Conference on Imaging Systems and Techniques 2009-2012. His biography has been included in Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering and Who’s Who in America since 2002.

The University of Manchester
Distinguished Lecturer (May, 2013 thru 12/31/2016)
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