Graduated in 1984 from Changsha University of Science and Engineering, majored in thermal and power engineering
Professor Yang is the deputy chief engineer, the head of the Energy Source Engineering Department of CINF, a professor senior engineer, state registered utility engineer (power engineering), state registered consultation engineer (investment).
In 2014, he was awarded the National Design Master in the nonferrous metal industry.
For over 30 years, he has been involved in the engineering design, research, consultation, technical management and EPCbased management for about 100 energy source and power projects in respect of thermal power plants, biomass power plants, urban heat supply, natural gas distributed energy stations, various power stations, nonferrous metallurgical afterheat boiler, afterheat power generation system. He has been awarded with one gold medal for National Excellent Engineering Design, two provinciallevel prizes for Technological Advancement and 12 provinciallevel prizes for Excellent Engineering Design and 4 provinciallevel prizes for Consultation Achievement. He has made thorough study and obtained innovative achievements in respect of nonferrous metallurgical boiler design and afterheat power generation, biomass power generation and natural gas distributed energy.
He has published over 10 academic papers.
The deputy director of Pressure Piping Research Board of China Nonferrous Metal Construction Society;
Standing Committee member of Thermal Engineering Professional Board of China Petroleum and Chemical Engineering Survey and Design Institute;
Member of 9th Provincial Committee of Hunan Provincial Scientific and Technical Association;
Technical director of the pressure piping of Hunan Provincial Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision;
Deputy director of Hunan Provincial Power Engineering Society;
Deputy director of Hunan Provincial Building Thermal Power Professional Board;
Expert of Hunan Provincial Safety Production Experts Committee;
Review expert for Hunan Provincial Science and Technology Agency, Department of Construction, National Development and Reform Commission, Economic and Informatization Commission.