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Yan Li

Assistant Professor


  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering

314 Electrical Engineering East


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Research Areas:

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence; Power and Energy Systems; Security and Privacy




  • Ph D, Electrical Engineering, Tianjin University, 2013
  • Ph D, Electrical Engineering, University of Connecticut, 2019


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The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science was created in the spring of 2015 to allow greater access to courses offered by both departments for undergraduate and graduate students in exciting collaborative research in fields.

We offer B.S. degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering and data science and graduate degrees (master's degrees and Ph.D.'s) in electrical engineering and computer science and engineering. EECS focuses on the convergence of technologies and disciplines to meet today’s industrial demands.

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