Yan Zhang is full-time Full Professor at University of Oslo, Norway. He is also with Simula Research Laboratory, Norway. He received a PhD degree in School of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He is an associate editor or on the editorial board of a number of well-established scientific international journals. He is currently serving the Book Series Editor-in-Chief for the book series on "Wireless Networks and Mobile Communications" (CRC Press). He serves as organizing committee chairs and technical program committee for many international conferences.
His current research interests include: wireless networks leading to 5G, and cyber-physical systems (e.g., smart grid, healthcare, transport). He is a senior member of IEEE, IEEE ComSoc, Computer Society, PES and IEEE VTS. He is a Fellow of IET.