About the Editor

Sound & Vibration

ISSN: 1541-0161


 Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Jun Yang 

Dr. Jun Yang, a distinguished professor of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in China, has been named the Editor-in-Chief of the Sound & Vibration Magazine.

Dr. Jun Yang, officially starts the role of Editor-in-Chief in May, 2018. In this role, he will be responsible for leading editorial board members in setting strategic directions and other editorial content of journal SV. 

Dr. Jun Yang’s research interests include noise and vibration control, active control system, communication acoustics, 3D audio system, acoustic signal processing, and nonlinear acoustics. He has published over 380 journal and proceeding papers, and has been granted more than 40 patents. Many of his research results have been used in practical applications. He is a Fellow of the International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration (IIAV), Acoustic Society of China (ASC), and Chinese Institute of Electronics (CIE). He chaired the Local Organizing Committee for the 21st International Congress on Sound and Vibration (ICSV21) in 2014. He is an Executive Director of Acoustic Society of China, and chairs the Environmental Physics Society of China and the Audio Engineering Society of China. 

Dr. Jun Yang is an assistant director of Institute of Acoustics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the director of the Key Laboratory of Noise and Vibration Research at CAS. He also served as the editorial board member of multiple journals. He is the recipient of multiple awards such as the Institute of Engineer Singapore (IES) Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award for the project on Audio Beam System, the Award of Excellence in the final evaluation of CAS Hundred Talents Program, Pollyanna Chu Outstanding Teacher Prize, Excellent Scientist Award by the Chinese Institute of Electronics, and Excellent Graduate Advisor Award by CAS.

 Executive Editor

Dr. Yan Gao 

Dr. Yan Gao, a professor of Acoustics in the Institute of Acoustics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IACAS). Dr. Yan Gao was educated in China, graduating in Structural Engineering (1998) and completing MSc (2000) degree in Solid Mechanics from Shandong University. She was awarded Japanese Government (Monbukagakusho) Scholarship in 1999, and spent one year at the Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan as international exchange researcher before obtaining her MSc. In 2001, she joined the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR), UK and obtain her PhD in 2006. She remained in the ISVR as research fellow working on a number of projects in the Dynamics Group and the Signal Processing and Control Group. She met the needs of CAS Knowledge Innovation Program for Overseas Distinguished Talent (“Hundred Talent Program” -Type A), and returned to China to a professor position in 2012. Professor Gao is best known for her personal research on structural acoustics and vibration.