Yanyong Zhang is currently a Professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Rutgers University. She is also a member of the Wireless Information Networks Laboratory (Winlab). She has 18 years of research experience in the areas of sensor networks, mobile computing and high-performance computing, and has published more than 90 technical papers in these fields. Her current research interests are in future Internet and pervasive computing. Her research is mainly funded by the National Science Foundation, including an NSF CAREER award.