Yan Zhang, Beijing Institute of Technology, China 张焱, 北京理工大学
Dr. Yan Zhang received the B.Sc. degree in information engineering from the Beijing Institute of
Technology, Beijing, China, in 2005 and the Ph.D. degree in information and communication
engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 2010. From 2010 to 2013, he was with the
Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, as a Post-Doctoral
Researcher. From 2014 to 2015, he was a Research Assistant with the School of Engineering and
Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, U.K. He is currently an Associate Professor
with the School of Information and Electronics, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China.
His main research interests include wireless channel measurement, physical layer security, and
(B)5G wireless communication networks, including massive MIMO, millimeter wave
communications, and high mobility communications. He has co-authored 1 book and over 50 papers
in refereed journals and conference proceedings.
Dr. Zhang serves as an editor of KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems. He was
also the guest editor of the annual issue in International Journal of Antenna and Propagation in 2011,
2013, and 2014. He was the organizing and web Chair for 1st International ICST Workshop on C-
RAN (C-RAN2012) and the TPC member for the IEEE PIMRC’17, IEEE PIMRC’16, IEEE
VTC’15, EuCAP’15, IEEE TENCON’13, IEEE ICCT’11, etc.
He has served as a reviewer of IEEE Access from 2016. He also serves as reviewers of IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Communication Magazine, IEEE Transactions on
Antennas and Propagation, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on
Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Antennas and Wireless
Propagation Letter, IEEE Signal Processing Letter, IEEE Communications Letters, etc.