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Yongqiang Zhang is an MS/Ph.D. student in the Communication Theory Lab (CTL) under the supervision of Professor Mohamed-Slim Alouini at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). 

Education and Early Career

Yongqiang Zhang majored in communication engineering and got her Bachelor of Engineering from Southwest University in 2019.

Scientific Interest 

Yongqiang Zhang is interested in wireless communication, especially the area of energy harvesting communications.

Honors and Awards

Yongqiang Zhang was awarded the National Scholarship in 2015. He also won the Meritorious Winner in 2018 Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (ICM). 


Education Profile

  • MS in King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (August 2019 – Present)
  • B.S. in Communication Engineering, Southwest University, Chongqing, China (September 2014 - June 2018)
  • Exchange student: Communication Engineering, National Central University (NCU), Taoyuan, Taiwan (January 2016 - June 2016)

Awards and Distinctions

The Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (ICM)2018: Meritorious Winner, 2018.4