Wireless and Mobile Sensor Networks for Smart Civil Structures
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Dr. Yang Wang is an Assistant Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He obtained a Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering at Stanford University in 2007, as well as an M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering. His research interests include structural health monitoring and damage detection, decentralized structural control, smart materials and structures, wireless sensor networks, structural dynamics, and earthquake engineering. Dr. Wang has published one book chapter and over 40 articles in journals and conference proceedings. His research paper, “wireless feedback structural control with embedded computing," won the Best Student Paper Award at the SPIE 11th International Symposium on Nondestructive Evaluation for Health Monitoring and Diagnostics. He currently serves on two ASCE/SEI (American Society of Civil Engineers / Structural Engineering Institute) technical committees: Structural Control and Structural Identification of Constructed Systems.
Speaking in the special symposium on Sensors & Systems.