On the morning of 16th, March, NJUPT held a ceremony to confer Professor Yao Yudong, fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering as Honorary Professor of NJUPT. Professor Jiang Guoping, vice president of NJUPT, presented him the letter of appointment.
Profile of Academician Yao:
IEEE fellow Professor Yao is a fellow of both the Canadian Academy of Engineering and the National Academy of Inventors. He was also elected as a specially-appointed expert by the Recruitment Program of Global Experts (“Thousand Talent Program”) of Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee. Professor Yao has previously worked at Carleton University, Spar Aerospace Ltd and Qualcomm Inc., engaged in the development and research of satellite communications and wireless communications. He currently serves at Stevens Institute of Technology, spending time in the research of wireless communication, software radio & cognitive radio, the Internet of Things in healthcare, machine learning and big data analytics in healthcare.