Welcome to Lei Yang's Homepage


Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

University of Nevada, Reno Reno, NV 89557

Office: SEM 212

Phone: (775) 682-6872

Email: leiy@unr.edu

URL: http://www.unr.edu/~leiy/


Mobile Information Systems Special Issue on “Data-Driven Modeling and Optimization in Mobile Information Systems,” Submission Deadline: February 3, 2017

IEEE Access Special Section on “Recent Advances in Socially-aware Mobile Networking,” Submission Deadline: August 31, 2016


RA positions available. I am currently looking for highly self-motivated Ph.D. students who are strongly committed to research. If you are interested, please send your resume or CV, transcripts, TOEFL and GRE scores, and everything else that you believe will help your application to me in one email.

Information about admission can be found on the department website (http://www.unr.edu/degrees/computer-science-and-engineering/phd).

About Me

I am currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno. Previously, I was an Assistant Research Professor at School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering of Arizona State University, and a Postdoctoral Scholar at ASU working with Professor Junshan Zhang and Professor Vijay Vittal and at Princeton University working with Professor Vincent Poor. I received my Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University in Fall 2012 under the supervision of Professor Junshan Zhang. Before that, I received both my B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Radio Engineering Department of Southeast University, Nanjing, China, in 2005 and 2008, respectively