Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Hybrid Powertrain Program: Electric, Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Research

Dr. Yinye Yang

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Short Biography

Yinye Yang (IEEE S’11-M14) received B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tsinghua University, China, in 2010, M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), USA, in 2010, and Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from McMaster University, Canada, in 2014. He worked as a principal research engineer for McMaster University from 2014 to 2015. He then joined Magna Powertrain since 2015 and has been an adjunct assistant professor with McMaster University since 2016. Dr. Yang is the principal author/co-author of 6 patent applications, 8 book chapters, and numerous journal transaction and international conference papers. He serves as a regular reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, IET Electric Power Applications, Journal of Electric Power Components and Systems, Energies) and IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Expo (ITEC). He also serves as session chair in multiple international conferences.

Research Activities

1. Transportation Electrification
2. Integrated Hybrid Electric Vehicle Powertrains
3. Advanced Electric Machines
4. Advanced Machine Drive Techniques
5. Integrated Energy and Power Systems