Professor of Mechanical
Engineering and Engineering Systems
Yang's research interest is in the
product design process, particularly
in the early phases of the design
Yang earned her S.B. in Mechanical
Engineering from MIT, and her M.S.
and Ph.D. from Stanford University's
Mechanical Engineering Department,
Design Division at the Center for
Design Research under an NSF Graduate
is the 2006 recipient an NSF Faculty
Early Career Development (CAREER)
award and 2012 recipient of the 2012 Earll Murman Award for Excellence in Advising.