Ye Yang is an Associate Professor at Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA. Yang received her Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA, in 2006. Before joining Stevens, she was a Professor at the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISCAS). Her research lies in the area of empirical software engineering including software cost estimation, defect prediction, and software process modeling methods, as well as promoting the development and transferring of research prototype toolkits in software industry. Her research has been funded by a number of Chinese national research programs including the Ministry of Education, NSFC, 863/973, HeGaoJi, CAS Innovation Promotion Program, and industry collaborators. She has coedited two conference proceedings and published over 60 research papers, and some of them won Best Research Paper Awards at International Conference on Predictive Models in Software Engineering, Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, and Conference of the International Society of Parametric Analysts. She has served as Program Cochair for ICSP 2010, Steering Committee Member for PROMISE 2012-2013, and Program Committee Member for a number of international conferences including ASE, ICSE SEIP, ESEM, and APSEC. She is a Member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Cost Analysis and Parametrics and Journal of Software (Chinese).
Biography Updated on 5 August 2015