Dr. Yang Shi

University of Victoria, Australia



2005 Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada

1998 M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering and Automatic Control, College of Marine Engineering, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China

1994 B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering and Automatic Control, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China


  1. H. Fang, J.Wu, and Y. Shi, “Genetic adaptive state estimation with missing input/output data,” Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part I, Journal of Systems and Control Engineering, accepted and in press, March 2010.
  2. H. Zhang, A.S. Mehr, and Y. Shi, “Improved robust energy-to-peak filtering for uncertain linear systems,” Signal Processing, accepted and in press, March 2010.
  3. B. Yu, H. Fang, Y. Lin, and Y. Shi, “Identification of Hammerstein output-error systems with two-segment nonlinearities: algorithm and applications,” Journal of Control and Intelligent Systems, accepted and in press, March 2010.
  4. H. Zhang, Y. Shi and A. S. Mehr, “Robust energy-to-peak filtering for networked systems with timevarying delays and randomly missing data,” IET Control Theory & Applications, accepted and in press, March 2010.
  5. H. Zhang, Y. Shi and A. S. Mehr, “Robust static output feedback control and remote PID design for networked motor systems,” IET Control Theory & Applications, minor revision, 2010.
  6. B. Yu, Y. Shi and Y. Lin, “Discrete-time H2 output tracking control of wireless networked control systems with Markov communication models,” Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, accepted and in press, 2009.
  7. J. Ding, Y. Shi, H.Wang, and F. Ding, “A modified stochastic gradient based parameter estimation algorithm for dual-rate sampled-data systems,” Digital Signal Processing, accepted and in press, 2009.
  8. Y. Shi and H. Fang (2009). “Kalman filter based identification for systems with randomly missing measurements in a network environment,” International Journal of Control, vol. 83, no. 3, pp. 538-551, 2010.
  9. L. Han, J. Sheng, F. Ding, and Y. Shi, “Auxiliary model identification method for multirate multi-input systems based on least squares,” Mathematical and Computer Modelling, vol. 50, no. 7-8, pp. 1100-1106, 2009.
  10. Y. Shi and B. Yu, “Output feedback stabilization of networked control systems with random delays modeled by Markov chains,” IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, vol. 54, no. 7, pp. 1668-1674, 2009.
  11. Y. Shi, H. Fang, and M. Yan, “Kalman filter based adaptive control for networked systems with unknown parameters and randomly missing outputs,” International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, Special Issue on Control with Limited Information (Part II), vol. 19, no. 18, pp. 1976-1992, 2009.
  12. Y. Lin, Y. Shi, and R. Burton, “Discrete-time H2-optimal control for a hydraulic position control system,” International Journal of Advanced Mechatronic Systems, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 168-174, 2009.
  13. J. Zhang, F. Ding, and Y. Shi, “Self-tuning control algorithms based on multi-innovation stochastic gradient parameter estimation,” Systems & Control Letters, vol. 58, no. 1, pp. 69-75, 2009.
  14. B. Yu, Y. Shi, and H. Huang, “l2 ¡ l1 filtering for multirate systems based on lifted models,” Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing, vol. 27, no. 5, pp. 699-711, 2008.
  15. M. Yan and Y. Shi, “Robust discrete-time sliding mode control for uncertain systems with timevarying state delay,” IET Control Theory and Applications, vol. 2, no. 8, pp. 662-674, 2008.
  16. M. Yan, A. Saadat Mehr, and Y. Shi, “Discrete-time sliding-mode control of uncertain systems with time-varying delays via descriptor approach,” Journal of Control Science and Engineering, vol. 2008, article ID 489124, 8 pages, doi:10.1155/2008/489124, 2008.
  17. Y. Shi and T. Chen, “2-norm based iterative design of filterbank transceivers: a control perspective,” Journal of Control Science and Engineering, vol. 2008, article ID 143085, 7 pages, doi:10.1155/2008/143085, 2008.
  18. Y. Shi, W. Qian, W. Yan, and J. Li, “Adaptive depth control for autonomous underwater vehicles based on feedforward neural networks,” International Journal of Computer Science and Applications, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 107-118, 2007.
  19. F. Ding, Y. Shi, and T. Chen, “Auxiliary model based least-squares identification methods for Hammerstein output-error systems,” Systems & Control Letters, vol. 56, no. 5, pp. 373-380, 2007.
  20. Y. Shi, F. Ding, and T. Chen, “Multirate crosstalk identification in xDSL systems,” IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 54, no. 10, pp. 1878-1886, 2006.
  21. Y. Shi, F. Ding, and T. Chen, “2-norm based recursive design of transmultiplexers with designable filter length,” Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing, vol. 25, no. 4, pp. 447-462, 2006.

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