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Chengcheng Yao

About

Chengcheng Yao received his B.S. degree in Automation from Changsha University of Science and Technology, Changsha, China, in 2011. He got his Ph.D. degree at the Center for High Performance Power Electronics at the Ohio State University in 2017. From February to July 2011, he was an intern at the R&D Center of SANY Corporation, Changsha, China. From May to August 2013, he worked as an intern at the Research and Innovation Center of Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan.

His main research interests include semiconductor based galvanic isolation, MHz power factor correction, characterization and modeling of semiconductor devices, electromagnetic interference and power module packaging.

Dr. Yao is currently working as a senior electronic design engineer at Tesla Inc. 

Awards:

  • Outstanding presentation, in the IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, (APEC), 2017

  • IEEE Power electronics society student travel grant to attend IEEE Applied Power Electronics Conference and Exposition, (APEC), 2017

  • The best oral presentation, 1st place in the IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference & Expo 2014 (ITEC Asia-Pacific)

  • IEEE Power electronics society student travel grant to attend IEEE Energy Conversion Congress and Exposition, (ECCE), 2014

Graduate School Video Series: Chengcheng Yao, PhD Student