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Yuanyuan Yang

Yuanyuan Yang
Graduate Program Director - ECE Department

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2350

(631) 632-8474
yuanyuan.yang [at]


Wireless and Mobile Networks, Optical Networks, High Speed Networks, Interconnection Networks, Multicast Communication, Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems


Yuanyuan Yang received the B.E. and M.S. degrees in computer science and engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Johns Hopkins University ,Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Yang is a Professor and Graduate Program Director of Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, a Professor of Department of Computer Science, the Director of Communications & Devices Division of New York State Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) , and the Director of High-Performance Computing and Networking Research Lab at Stony Brook University. Prior to joining Stony Brook in 1999, she had held a tenured faculty position at University of Vermont.


Yuanyuan Yang is affiliated with High Performance Computing and Networking Research Laboratory at Stony Brook, which conducts cutting-edge research related to wireless/mobile networks, optical networks, high-speed networks, interconnection networks and multicast communication.


Yuanyuan Yang is a recipient of the IEEE Region 1 Award for "significant contributions in multicast switching networks", 2002, Best Paper Awards at the 18th IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, 2004, and Distinguished Leadership Award from the 15th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, 2006.

Teaching Summary

ESE 124, ESE 333, ESE 536/CSE 626, ESE 670