International Collaborative Partner of UTAR Global Research Network



Name Prof. Dr. Yang Du
Designation Professor
Qualification Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2003.
M.S., Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2001.
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, N. Dartmouth, 1997.
B.S., Precision Instrumentation, Tsinghua University, China. 1991.
Organization Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Email zjuydu03@zju.edu.cn
Tel No. (086) 0571-87952610
Fax No. (086) 0571-87952380
URL http://www.shu.ac.uk/research/bmrc/sp_tom_smith.html
UTAR Contact Person Prof. Dr. Ewe Hong Tat, eweht@utar.edu.my


Employment
  • He is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Information Science and Electronics Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China.
Teaching Interests
  • Theory of Microwave Remote Sensing
  • Electromagnetic Fields and Waves
  • Wireless Communication Systems.
Research Interests
  • Development and assessment of analytical and numerical models for electromagnetic wave scattering from randomly rough surfaces and random media, statistical signal analysis, classification, wireless communication systems.
Publications & Presentation
  • He has published 4 book chapters and over 50 international journals / technical papers / proceedings as at September 2009.
Professional Activities
  • Member of algorithm group, NASA Soil Moisture Active and Passive (SMAP) mission.
  • Session Chairman for IEEE 2009 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Cape Town, South Africa.
  • Session Chairman and Member of Technical Program Committee for Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, 2009, Beijing, China
  • Member of Technical Program Committee for IEEE 2008 International Conference on Communications Systems, Guangzhou, China
  • Session Chairman, Member of Technical Program Committee and Member of Symposium Committee for Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, 2007, Beijing, China
  • Session Chairman and Member of Symposium Committee for Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, 2008, Cambridge, MA
  • Session Chairman and Member of Symposium Committee for Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, 2008, Hangzhou, China
  • Session Chairman for IEEE 2007 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Barcelona, SPAIN.
  • Member of Symposium Committee for Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, 2005, Hangzhou
  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Antenna Propagation
  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Communications
  • Reviewer for Waves in Random and Complex Media
  • Reviewer for IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters
  • Reviewer for Progress in Electromagnetics Research
  • Reviewer for IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters
  • Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
  • Reviewer for Proceedings of IEEE
  • Reviewer for Computer Communications
Professional Membership
Member, IEEE

Funded Research Projects
Principle investigator, Numerical methods for electromagnetic scattering from 2D ocean surfaces and field distribution. National Natural Science Foundation of China.
Co-principle investigator, with H.G. Wang, Electromagnetic modeling of multi-antenna design for UWB -MIMO system and terminal. National Natural Science Foundation of China.
Principle investigator, Physical model based inversion of terrain and vegetation parameters using POLInSAR. 863 High Tech Fund, Ministry of Science and Technology, China.
Principle investigator, Electromagnetic scattering from two classes of typical vegetation canopy. National Natural Science Foundation of China.
Co-principle investigator, with H.G. Wang, Novel numerical method for simulation of MIMO channels. National Natural Science Foundation of China.
Principle investigator, Electromagnetic scattering from randomly rough surfaces. Zhejiang Natural Science Foundation.
Co-principle investigator, with H.G. Wang, Highly efficient algorithms for inductance extraction of RFIC. Zhejiang Natural Science Foundation.
Principle investigator, WP2 and WP3 issues in My Personal Adaptive Global NET, Sixth Framework Programme, EU.
Principle investigator, Accurate inversion of biomass, Haigui Selective Fund, Ministry of Education, China.

Quarterly Activites
April - June 2018
  • Jointly organizing session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) in Toyama, Japan 1-4 August 2018.
January - March 2018
  • Prof. Du Yang, jointly organizing with Prof Ir Dr Ewe Hong Tat a focus session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium in Toyama Japan 2018.
October - December 2017
  • Successfully co-organized a session at Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) 2017 in Singapore (19-22 November 2017).
July - September 2017
  • Prof. Du Yang has invited us to contribute a book chapter in CRC Press | Taylor & Francis book series on Advance in Electromagnetic Scattering, Imaging and Sensing (AESIS) co-edited by him.
  • Together with him, a session in coming Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium in Singapore Nov 2017 will be organised.
April - June 2017
  • Prof. Du Yang has invited us to contribute a book chapter in CRC Press | Taylor & Francis book series on Advance in Electromagnetic Scattering, Imaging and Sensing (AESIS) co-edited by him.
  • Together with him, a session in coming Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium in Singapore Nov 2017 will be organised.
January - March 2017
  • To jointly organize conference session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium PIERS 2017 in Singapore 19-22 November, 2017
October - December 2016
  • For Prof. Du Yang, he organized the Westlake International Symposium Electromagnetic Sensing (WISES) Nov 14-16, 2016 and invited Utar to present keynote paper.
July - September 2016
  • Jointly organized session in Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium in Shanghai 8-11 August 2016
April - June 2016
  • Jointly organizing focus session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) in Shanghai 2016).
January - March 2016
  • Jointly organizing focus session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) in Shanghai 2016).
October - December 2015
  • We jointly organized a focused session in the Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Shanghai, China, 8-11 August, 2016.
July - September 2015
  • Prof. Du Yang, Zhejiang University. Jointly organize with me a focus session in Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium PIERS (Shanghai)
April - June 2015
  • Jointly organising conference session at Progress in Electromagetics research Symposium (PIERS) ,6-9 July, Prague, Chezh Republic
January - March 2015
  • Prof Yang Du & Prof Ewe is organizing a conference session for Progress in Electromagnectis Research Symposium, in Prague, Czech Republic, 6-9 July 2015.
October - December 2014
  • Prof. Du Yang, we jointly organize a conference session during the coming Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS) in Prague, July 2015.
July - September 2014
  • Submission of a book chapter for compilation by ICP to publish a book on remote sensing
April - June 2014
  • Finalizing of book chapter edited by Porf Du YangA joint scientific paper manuscript on a research study on bacteria diversity in disused mining ponds in Kampar under MTSF grant has been accepted by World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology (ISI indexed)
January - March 2014
  • Submission of Book Chapter for publication. (Feb, 2014)
October - December 2013
  • ICP has invited Utar staff to contribute in book chapter edited by him.
  • ICP has presented paper in ISMOT 2013 organized by Utar
July - September 2013
  • Joint publication of book chapters on Electromagnetic Fields (June 2013 - April 2014).
April - June 2013
  • Jointly organizing conference session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS)
January - March 2013
  • Co-Organizing and co-session chair in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium in Taipei, Taiwan, 25-28 March, 2013.
October - December 2012
  • Joint organizing of technical session for PIERS conference 2013 in Taipei. Working together on the publication of a book on remote sensing
July - September 2012
  • Co-organizing of session, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS), March 2013, Taipei
  • Planning of book chapter on microwave remote sensing
April - June 2012
  • Continuous collaborations
  • Co-organized with me a technical session in 31st Progress in Electromgnetics Research Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, March 27-30, 2012
January - March 2012
  • Joint organizing of session in Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium 2012 in Kuala Lumpur (26-30, March 2012).
October - December 2011
  • Joint organize coming session in Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium in Kuala Lumpur
July - September 2011
  • Joint organizing of session in Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium 2011 in Suzhou (14-17, Sept 2011).
April - June 2011
  • Discussion of PIERS conference session organizing and exchange of research ideas.
January - March 2011
  • Co-organizing a session in the coming Progress in Electromagnectics Research Symposium (September 2011) in Suzhou, China.
October - December 2010
  • Co-organized a session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium in Suzhou, China in September 2011
July - September 2010
  • Joint organizing a session in Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Sept 2010
April - June 2010
  • Joint Research Project (Multiple Scattering of Cylinders)
  • Joint organizing of international conference session
January - March 2010
  • Joint Conference paper presentation and meeting discussion in conference
March - August 2009
  • Discussion on Research Project: Microwave Remote Sensing, July 8, 2009, 10.00 am, Shanghai.
  • Presentation of research paper in IEEE IGARSS 2009.
  • Wenzhe Yan, Dawei Liu, H.T. Ewe and Du Yang, "Electromagnetic Scattering from Multiple Cylinders," International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, July 12-17 2009, Cape Town, South Africa.