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Yan Zhang

Y. Zhang

Instructor I

ENB 343A
(813) 974-9653
zhang email

 

Biography:
Yan Zhang is an instructor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of South Florida. Yan received Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey, in 2014, M.E. and B.E. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Shandong University, China, in 2004 and 2001, respectively. Yan's research interests include congestion control and energy optimization in data center networks, content delivery acceleration over wide area networks, and energy efficient networking. Yan's teaching interests are computer engineering and computer networks.

Teaching Interests:
Computer Engineering and Computer Networks

Education:
PhD in Computer Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology (2014)
MS in Electrical Engineering, Shandong University, China (2004)
BS in Electrical Engineering, Shandong University, China (2001)

Honors and Awards:
• Hashimoto Prize for best doctoral dissertation in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, New Jersey Institute of Technology (2014)
• Graduate Student Award, New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame (2012)