Yongheng Yang received his B.Eng. degree in electrical engineering and automation in 2009 from Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, China, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Aalborg University, Denmark, in 2014. During 2009–2011, he was enrolled in a master-doctoral program in the School of Electrical Engineering at Southeast University, Nanjing, China. From March to May 2013, he was a Visiting Scholar at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA. Since 2014, he has been with the Department of Energy Technology, Aalborg University, where he is currently an Associate Professor.
Dr. Yang is a Senior Member of the IEEE. His research interests include analysis, design, and control of power converters, grid-friendly and smart photovoltaic systems, and reliability in power electronics. Dr. Yang served as a Guest Associate Editor of the IEEE Journal of Emerging and Selected Topics in Power Electronics and a Guest Editor of Applied Sciences. He is now an Associate Editor of CPSS Transactions on Power Electronics and Applications.