Yang Zhao joined GE Research in Niskayuna, New York in 2013. His research interests include indoor localization, wireless sensing, intelligent and autonomous systems. He was the principal investigator of the RF-based Cardiorespiratory Monitoring project. He also was the localization tech lead for aerial inspection of industrial assets, which led to the incubation of a new GE business called Avitas Systems. His recent work includes the IARPA Core3D and GE Auto X-Ray projects.