WenZhan Song, Ph.D.

Georgia Power Mickey A. Brown Professor in Engineering

School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Advancing cyber-physical systems

Phone: 706-542-9980
Fax: 706-542-2475


Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center, Room 103
University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602
United States


Ph.D., Computer Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2005
B.S., Computer Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, 1997

Professional Appoinments

  • Georgia Power Mickey A. Brown Professor, University of Georgia, 2016 – Present
  • Professor, Georgia State University, 2010 – 2016
  • Assistant Professor, Washington State University, 2005 – 2010

Other Professional Experience

  • Founder, Intelligent Dots LLC, 2014 – Present
  • Software Engineer and Team Lead, Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell, 1999 –2001

Areas of Specialty

  • Theory: Sensor Signal Processing and Artificial Intelligence, Distributed Computing and Networking
  • System: Cyber-physical Systems, Sensor Networks, Web3 Data Infrastructure
  • Application: Health, Energy, Security and Environment Monitoring


  • NSF CAREER Award 2010
  • WSU Chancellor Research Excellence Award 2010
  • GSU Outstanding Research Contribution Award, 2012
  • IEEE Mark Weiser Best Paper Award 2020

Publications and Scholarly Articles

Google Scholar Page


  • Contactless monitoring of sleep activities and body vital signs via seismic sensing, U.S. Patent 3917388 (pending)
  • Indoor occupancy estimation, trajectory tracking and event monitoring and tracking system, U.S. Patent 11495111 (issued)
  • Condition monitoring via energy consumption audit in electrical devices and electrical waveform audit in power networks, US Patent 20220050130 (pending)
  • Real-time in-situ sub-surface imaging, U.S. Patent 10393896 (issued)


Personal Webpage
Sensorweb Research Laboratory