Yanbo Zhao

PhD Student
USC Annenberg Fellow
Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering
Viterbi School of Engineering
University of Southern California
3740 McClintock Ave, EEB 316
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Phone: (213) 509-****
Email: yanbo.zhao at usc dot edu

[ Education ] [ Current Research ] [ Professional Experience ] [ Courses ] [ Selected Honors ] [ Miscellaneous ]

I am a first year PhD student in the Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical Engineering at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA. My primary research area is intelligent transportation and control technology, under the supervision of Prof. Petros Ioannou.


Ph.D in Electrical Engineering, Aug 2011 - present
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA

M.S. in Control Science and Engineering, Sep 2006 - Jan 2009
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

B.S. in Automatic Measeasurement and Control, Sep 2002 - Jul 2006
Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China

Current Research

under construction

Professional Experience

Researcher Assistent, The Center for Real-time Monitoring and Communication Technology, Mar 2011 - Jul 2011
Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenzhen, China

Application Software Engineer, Research and Development Center, Feb 2009 - Feb 2011
Beijing National Railway Research & Design Institute of Signal & Communication, Beijing, China


Course ID Course Title Instructor
EE 441Applied Linear Algebra for Engineering Solomon Golomb
EE 464Probability Theory for EngineersJohn Silvester

Selected Honors

  • Annenberg Graduate Fellowship, University of Southern California, 2011-2015
  • Excellent Master Graduation Thesis Award, Tsinghua University, 2009
  • Second Prize of Student Laboratory Construction Award, Tsinghua University, 2009
  • First Prize in National Post-Graduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling, 2008
  • Excellent Graduate of Harbin Institute of Technology, 2006
  • Excellent Student Award of Harbin Institute of Technology, 2004
  • Seven Times of People's Scholarships, 2002 - 2006


    Last updated: Oct 15, 2011