Yantong Wang is Hanzu (Han ethnicity) and was born in March 1991. He comes from Linyi City, Shandong Province, China, which is one of the country's old revolutionary bases. He received a bachelor degree from Shandong University, Ji’nan, China in 2014; a master degree from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China in 2017; and a doctorate degree from King’s College London, London, UK in 2022. He is now with the School of Information Science and Engineering, Shandong Normal University, Ji’nan, China.
He works on the 5G and next-generation communication networks, and his research interests include network resource management, proactive caching algorithms, network optimization, mathematical programming methods, information-centric networking, mobile/multi-access edge computing, and machine learning on telecommunications. He has attended some domestic and international research projects, such as the “Research and Development of Embedded Cloud Storage” project from Tsinghua University and the “AI-NET-ANTARA” project from the European Union. Yantong has published several journals and conference papers and has been granted some patents.