Yang Shi has been named IEEE Fellow


NCS can find a wide range of applications in aircraft, factory automation, automobiles, and tele-operation of robotics. Yang Shi’s research addresses the challenges of network-induced delays and information losses ubiquitously existing in NCS, and provides a practical framework for the analysis and synthesis of NCS. His current research also includes model predictive control, mechatronics, industrial cyber-physical systems, and energy systems.

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the world’s leading professional association for advancing technology for humanity. Through its 400,000 plus members in 160 countries, the association is a leading authority on a wide variety of areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric power and mechatronics.

The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with an outstanding record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. The total number selected in any one year cannot exceed one-tenth of one-percent of the total voting membership. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.

Contact: Prof. Yang Shi  yshi@uvic.ca