YANG Canjun


Basic information

Teacher Name:Canjun Yang
Job title:Professor

Yang Canjun

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Zhejiang University

Research Interests:

Man-machine intelligent mechatronic system, mechatronic devices and technology for deep-sea exploitation


The Institute of Mechatronic Control Engineering, 38 Zheda Road, Hangzhou, 310027, P. R. China




Dr. Yang received his B. S. and S. M. degrees in mechanical engineering from the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronauticso in 1991 and 1994, respectively, and his Ph. D. degree in mechanical engineering from the Zhejiang University in 1997. Since 1997, Dr. Yang has been a faculty with the state key lab of fluid power transmission and control at Zhejiang University. In 2004, he visited at Minnesota University as an academic visitor.

Dr. Yang was awarded the National Technology Invention Award (Second Prize) from the State Council in 2009, the University Technology Invention Award (First Prize) of Ministry of Education of P. R. China in 2006, Science and Technology Award of Zhejaing Province (First Prize) in 2006, Zhejiang Youth Science and Technology Award in 2009. He was selected to the Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University (NCET) and New Century 151 Talent Project of Zhejiang Province (First Class), and received the State Council Special Allowance. Dr. Yang's research interests include man-machine intelligent mechatronic system and mechatronic devices and technology for deep-sea exploitation. He took the responsibility for two  projects of National Science Foundation of China and four projects of The National High Technology Research and Development Program of China (863 Program) as project leader, and has published over 100 technical papers including over 30  papers are indexed in SCI/EI.

Dr. Yang is currently the deputy director of the institute of mechatronic control engineering, the member of National Technical Committee Submersible of Standardization, the trustee of China Innovation Strategic Alliance of Rehabilitation Technical Aids.


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