Dr Yang Yang
Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in Capacitive Transmission Cable
Responsible for power cable assessment based on condition monitoring techniques. Rich experience in R&D in autonomous system in non-destructive testing, condition monitoring and defect diagnosis, including pattern recognition, data analysis and insulation material experiments. Yang has been responsible for running the comparative test programme using CTS-enabled cable (two versions) and conventional cable, and subsequent modelling on COMSOL, MATLAB and DIgSILENT software.
Education and qualifications:
2014 – 2017 Glasgow Caledonian University, School of Engineering and Built Environment
PhD in Engineering (Full scholarship)
Thesis Title: Development of on-line measurement technique for power cables
Supervisor: Professor Chengke Zhou (IET Fellow)
Dr. Donald M. Hepburn
2013 – 2016 Wuhan University, School of Electrical Engineering
M.Sc in Electrical Engineering Supervisor: Professor Wenjun Zhou Distinction (90%)
2009 – 2013 Wuhan University of Technology, School of Automation B.A. in Electrical Engineering and Automation Distinction (90%)
2014 – 2017 Glasgow Caledonian University PhD Full Scholarship
2013 – 2014 Wuhan University Third Class Scholarship
2012 – 2013 Wuhan University of Technology Excellent Graduate
2011 – 2012 National Scholarship, “Excellent College Student”
2010 – 2011 First Class University Scholarship, “Excellent Student Leader”
2009 – 2010 Second Class University Scholarship, “Excellent College Student”
2013 – 2014 Cable Life Management Based on Historical Failure Data. China State Grid, 2012-2014.
2013 – 2015 Cable Assets Management and diagnosis Based on Partial Discharge, Circulating Current and Dielectric Loss Monitoring. China State Grid, 2013-2015.
2016 – 2017 Motor PD Identification and Recognition Based on On-line Monitoring of Current on Earthing Strip. EDF Energy, 2014-2017.
2017 – Now Single generator unit performance evaluation tool. Aggreko PLC, 2017.
IELTS 7.0 (2014)
National Computer Rank Examination -C Language (2010)
Certificate to teach for large and small groups (2016, GCU)
IEEE Membership (2015 – now)
IEEE IAS Membership (2015 – now)