Qiang Yang

  杨   强
Master student
Wearable & Mobile Computing Group
IoT Research Centre
Wireless Future DataNet Research Centre (WFDN) of Guangdong Province
National Engineering Laboratory of Big Bata System Computing Technology
College of Computer Science and Software Engineering
Shenzhen University

Lab:Room 720, Building of Computer Science and Software engineering, Houhai
          Campus, Shenzhen University
Email: yangqiang2016 AT

Currently I am a third-year graduate student of College of Computer Science and Software engineering in Shenzhen University and a member of IoT Research Centre led by distinguished professor Kaishun Wu who is a Young Outstanding Scientist of Thousand Talent Program.
I am under supervision of Assistant Professor Lu Wang and group leader Assistant Professor Yongpan Zou who are both graduated from HKUST.



2018/09, one paper was accepted and will appear on Mobiquitous 2018!

2018/08, one paper was accepted and will appear on ICPADS 2018!

Research Interests

My research interests spans fields of Mobile and Wearable computing, Ubiquitous computing, HCI, Smart Sensing. My research focuses on design and implementation of smart systems to make our daily life healthier, smarter and more convenient.



  • Qiang Yang, Yongpan Zou, Meng Zhao, Jiawei Lin and Kaishun Wu
    ArmIn: Explore the Feasibility of Designing a Text-entry Application Using EMG Signals
    In Proceedings of the EAI Mobiquitous, November 5-7, 2018, New York City, United States

  • Qiang Yang, Yongpan Zou, Yetong Han, Dan Wang and Kaishun Wu
    AcouDigits: Enabling Users to Input Digits in the Air
    In Proceedings of the IEEE ICPADS, December 11 - 13, 2018, Singapore, Singapore


  • Qiang Yang, Hongrui Fu, Yongpan Zou, Kaishun Wu
    Demo: A Novel Finger-Assisted Touch-free Text Input System Without Training”[pdf]
    In Proceedings of the ACM Mobisys, June 10 - 15, 2018, Munich, Germany



EchoType is a training-free system that enables users to input texts or perform gestures in the air using acoustic signals.
Cooperated with Tencent.


  • Volunteer: ICPADS 2017, China Zheng-kai International Marathon 2013

  • Deputy secretary of the Youth League Committee, CIE, Henan University. 2014-2015

  • Director of the New Media Centre, CIE, Henan University. 2013-2015


  • 伍楷舜,邹永攀,杨强,“一种基于声学感知的交互输入方法、系统及介质”,2017109472552.

Selected Awards


  • Second Prize, the 3rd China Graduate Contest on Application, Design and Innovation of Mobile-Terminal, 2017, Dalian.

  • Second Prize(National)/First Prize(Southern), the 5th National College Competition on IoT, 2017, Shanghai.


  • National Encouragement scholarship (5/102), 2013,2014,2015

  • Merit student of Henan Province (2/102), 2015

  • Outstanding Graduate of Henan Province (2/102), 2016