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Dr. Yang was a recipient of the Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program Award in 2007, the National Science Foundation Career Award in 2009, the IEEE GLOBECOM Outstanding Service Award in 2010, the George T. Abell Outstanding Mid-Career Faculty Award, the Art Corey Outstanding International Contributions Award at CSU in 2012 and 2016, respectively, and the Best Paper Award at IEEE ICUWB’06, ICCC’13, ITSC’14, GLOBECOM’14, ICC’16, and WCSP’16. She has been actively serving in the technical community, including the organization of many IEEE international conferences, and on the Editorial Boards of a number of jour-nals, including the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMMUNICATIONS, the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS, the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON SIGNAL PROCESSING. She is currently serving as the Editor-in-Chief for IET Xiang Cheng (S’05–M’10–SM’13) received the Ph.D. degree from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, U.K., and the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, in 2009.
Dr. Cheng was a recipient of the IEEE Asia–Pacific Outstanding Young Researcher Award in 2015 and the Post-Graduate Research Thesis Prize from the University of Edinburgh and a co-recipient for the 2016 IEEE JSAC Best Paper Award: Leonard G. Abraham Prize, the NSFC Outstanding Young Investigator Award, the First-Rank and Second-Rand Awards in Natural Science, Ministry of Education in China, and the Best Paper Award at IEEE ITST’12, ICCC’13, ITSC’14, ICC’16, and ICNC’17. He has served as the symposium Leading-Chair, the Co-Chair, and a member of the Technical Program Committee for several international conferences. He is currently an Associate Editor of the IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS and the Journal of Communications and Information Networks. He was elected as an IEEE VTS Distinguished Lecturer in 2018.