Yang Yang is an independent blockchain researcher, specializing in cryptocurrencies and their applications in finance. After acquiring a PhD in Engineering from the University of Birmingham, Yang has gained valuable experience working as a Postdoctoral Researcher in Finance at Tsinghua University, where he collaborated with leading scholars and companies on cutting-edge blockchain research projects.
In addition to his academic pursuits, Yang has amassed hands-on experience in the cryptocurrency exchange and trading sectors, owning and operating a blockchain technology consultancy. His expertise encompasses a wide range of blockchain technologies, including cryptocurrencies, DeFi, and NFTs, as well as blockchain data analysis.
Driven by a passion for uncovering the unique economic implications of various blockchain technologies, Yang seeks to harness their potential in promoting financial inclusion and transparency. His work has earned him numerous best academic paper awards and the methodology has been adopted by companies and regulators within the industry.