Fang Yang received her B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering at North China Electric Power University in 1992 and 1995, respectively. From 1995 to 2000, she worked as an assistant professor and lecturer at the same department and university. In 2002, she received M.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Tennessee Technological University. In 2007, she earned her Ph.D. degree from the school of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology under Prof. A P Meliopoulos’s supervision. From 2007 to 2013, she worked in ABB Inc. US Corporate Research Center first as a scientist and then as a principal scientist, where she was responsible for advacned research projects, technology transfer, and university collaborations. In 2013, she joined the EE faculty at Univerisity of Wisconsin Platteville as an assistant professor.