Ruqiang Yan

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Ruqiang Yan


Ruqiang Yan (M’07, SM’11) received the M.S. degree in precision instrument and machinery from the University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China, in 2002, and the Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA, in 2007.

He was a Guest Researcher at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in 2006-2008 and a Professor with the School of Instrument Science and Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing, China from 2019 to 2018. He joined the School of Mechanical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, in 2018. His research interests include data analytics, machine learning, and energy-efficient sensing and sensor networks for the condition monitoring and health diagnosis of large-scale, complex, dynamical systems.

Dr. Yan is a Fellow of ASME (2019). His honors and awards include the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society Technical Award in 2019, the New Century Excellent Talents in University Award from the Ministry of Education in China in 2009, and multiple best paper awards. He is also the Associate Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement and an Associate Editor of the IEEE Systems Journal and the IEEE Sensors Journal.

Position(s) & Affiliation(s)

Xi'an Jiaotong University