I am Na Yang, a final-year Ph.D. candidate at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Rochester, under the supervision of Dr. Wendi Heinzelman. Our research group is the Wireless Communications and Networking Group (WCNG). I am expected to graduate in Spring 2015.

I received a B.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China in 2009.

My research interests lie in Speech Signal Processing, Affective Computing, Human Computer Interaction, Wireless and Networking, Mobile Sensing, and Machine Learning. Here is my CV.

After graduation, I joined Dell Research at Santa Clara, CA, as a Research Staff Member, working on multi-model mood sensing for gaming and education.