Yang Weng

International Visiting Students


​Yang Weng is currently an international visiting student at Photonics Laboratory in the Division of Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE) at King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST). He is a Ms. student at National Taiwan University (NTU).

Research Interests

​Underwater Optical Communication, Autonomous Underwater Vehicle, Localization and Navigation.

Selected Publications

​Y. Weng, H. Yang, J. He and D. Song, "Microstructure measurement form an underwater glider: Motion analysis and experimental results," OCEANS 2015 - Genova, Genoa, 2015, pp. 1-5.

Y. Weng, J. Guo, A. Hsiao and S. Huang, "Vehicle motion on optical communication quality in the process of underwater wireless data upload," OCEANS 2017 - Anchorage, Anchorage, AK, 2017, pp. 1-5.


  • ​Sep 2015-Sep 2018: Ms. Student, National Taiwan University (NTU)
  • Sep 2011-Jul 2015: Undergraduate Student, Ocean University of China (OUC)


​Oct 2016: International Underwater Robot Competition | First Prize

KAUST Affiliations

​Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (CEMSE) Division | Electrical Engineering​