YANG Dongxiao received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in physical electronics and optoelectronics from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 1983, 1986 and 1994, respectively. In August 1986, he joined the Department of Information Science and Electronic Engineering, Zhejiang University, and was promoted to an associate professor and a professor in 1996 and 2001, respectively.
Prof. Yang is Associate Chair of Department of Information Science and Electronic Engineering, Zhejiang University. He is vice director of the Chinese Institute of Electronics on Vacuum Electronics Society, and is a member of Electronic Science and Technology Steering Committee for Chinese Higher Education.
From August 1990 to October 1993, Mr. Yang was a jointly trained Ph D. student, the Institute of High Frequency Technique at Aachen Technical University (Institut fuer Hochfrequenztechnik der RWTH Aachen), Aachen, Germany. From December 1994 to July 1997, Dr. Yang was a postdoctoral fellow in Electronics and Communication at Zhejiang University. From March 1999 to February 2000, from August 2000 to July 2001, and from October 2002 to January 2003, Dr. Yang joined the Institute of Textiles and Clothing at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University as a research scientist.
Prof. Yang is the author of over 70 scientific journal and conference articles, United States Patent 7027699 titled Optical Fiber and Optical Fiber Sensors issued April 11, 2006, and four books (“Fundamentals of Photonics”, “Basic Physics of Information Electronics”, “Physics for Contemporary Information Electronics” and “Smart Fibres, Fabrics and Clothing”) which were published by Zhejiang University Press (Hangzhou, China), Woodhead Publishing Limited (Cambridge, England) and CRC Press (New York, USA). His research interests include terahertz science and technology, fiber optic sensing, and fiber optic communication. Currently, Prof. Yang is a principal investigator of on-going national project which are supported by National Science Foundation of China (NSFC).
Research work

Terahertz Technology, Fiber Optic Communication and Sensing Technology