Expected Graduation

Spring 2016

MPhil 2011

Master of Philosophy

University of Hong Kong

BE 2009

Bachelor of Engineering

South China University of Technology

Research Description

Yi's research focuses on cloud manufacturing and cloud health care. His interest is to apply various cloud technologies to improve the service quality and cost-effectiveness in manufacturing, and to provide more comprehensive and efficient services in health care. Recently he has been developing an integrated medication management system for the elderly and patients with chronic diseases.

Before Yi came to NCSU in 2012, he was working on process planning and improvement for multi-material additive manufacturing. Yi also developed virtual prototyping and CAD tools for product development in multi-material additive manufacturing.