Prof. Dr. Yan Wang

Short Biography

Yan Wang, Ph.D. is associate professor at the Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA.

His research interests include computer-aided design, computer-aided manufacturing, multiscale systems engineering, modeling and simulation, as well as uncertainty quantification. His research is recognized with multiple Best Paper Awards at American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers (IISE), Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS), and CAD conferences, as well as a U.S. National Science Foundation CAREER Award.

He has been regularly invited as the proposal reviewer for government agencies in North America, Europe, and Asia. He is the Chair of ASME Computers & Information in Engineering (CIE) Division, and served as the Chair of ASME Advanced Modeling & Simulation Technical Committee. He also served as the editors for ASME Journal of Computing & Information Science in Engineering, Journal of Mechanical Design, Journal of Computational & Nonlinear Dynamics, and Journal of Risk & Uncertainty in Engineering Systems.