Yi Zhang

About me

Hello, welcome to my site! I am currently a second-year Ph.D. student majoring in wireless communication and signal processing in The University of Texas at Austin.

I am affiliated with Wireless Networking & Communications Group (WNCG) of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UT-Austin.

I have a wide range of interests in wireless communication systems, signal processing, system prototyping, machine learning and virtual reality.

Here is my Google Scholar and my Resume.


Sep. 2014 - May 2017 Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China

M.S. in Information and Communication Engineering (Dual Master Degree program)

Focused Area: Wireless Communication & Signal Processing

Advisors: Prof. Hui-Ming Wang & Prof. Qinye Yin

GPA: 90.77/100 Ranking: 1/96

Sep. 2012 - Aug. 2014 Ecole Centrale de Nantes, Nantes, France

Diplôme d'Ingénieur with a minor Virtual Reality (Dual Master Degree program)

Advisor: Prof. Guillaume Moreau

GPA: 17.69/20

Sep. 2010 - Sep. 2012 Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China

B.S. in Information Engineering

GPA: 90.09/100 Ranking: 1/156


Journal Reviewer

    • IEEE Transactions on Communications
    • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
    • IEEE Communications Letters
    • IEEE Wireless Communications Letters
    • IEEE Access


    • English: GRE: V153+Q170+AW3.5 TOEFL: R29+L28+S22+W27=106
    • French: Dalf C1, Professional working proficiency
    • Chinese: Native Speaker

Core Courses

  1. Mathematics:
    • Advanced Mathematics
    • Mathematical Optimization
    • Numerical Analysis
    • Probability and Statistics
    • Advanced Probability
  2. Electrical Engineering:
    • Signals and Systems
    • Estimation Theory
    • Data Mining
    • Wireless Communications
    • Digital Signal Processing
    • Advanced Communication Technology
    • Digital Image Processing
  3. Computer Science:
    • Algorithm and Programming (Java, Python, C/C++, .Net)
    • Software Method
    • Data Structure and Algorithms
    • Computer Science for Virtual Reality Engineering