Yunhua Zhang  National Space Science Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Tel/Fax: +86 10 62582874
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Mailing address: P.O.Box 8701 Mirslab/NSSC,Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, China


Research Areas

system design and signal processing of active microwave sensors (radar altimeter, imaging radars, scatterometer) as well as computational electromagnetics.


Ph.D  -- Zhejiang University (1993.3 - 1995.8)
Msc   -- Zhejiang University (1990.9 - 1993.2)
B.S.   -- Xidian University (1985.9 - 1989.7)


Work Experience
He joined the Center for Space Science and Applied Research (the name has been changed to National Space Science Center (NSSC) since July, 2016), Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1995. He became an associate professor in 1997 and a full professor in 1999, respectively. He is currently with the Key Lab of Microwave Remote Sensing and NSSC, CAS,  as a full professor. 

He worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, South Korea, from April to December 1998, and worked as a visiting research assistant professor at the University of Illinois, USA, from February 2001 to February 2002.
Teaching Experience
Moder Radar Theory and Technolodgies --- at the Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences since 2010.

Honors & Distinctions




翟文帅  硕士研究生  082501-飞行器设计  

伍捷  硕士研究生  082501-飞行器设计  

石晓进  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

顾翔  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

叶斌丽  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

张燕  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

谢晓春  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

陈秀伟  博士研究生  081203-计算机应用技术  

江晓阳  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

刘文茹  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

喻玲娟  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

翟文帅  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

李东  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

杨青山  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

李冰洁  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

董晓  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

杨杰芳  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

杨启伦  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

赵晓雯  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

李丹霜  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

康文武  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

朱飞亚  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

韩春晖  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

孙馨怡  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

陈洁好  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

刘加方  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  


梁莉婷  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

陈思翔  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

赵墨馨  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

李果  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

李煜  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

孙孟  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

柳海鹏  硕士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

秘运鹏  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

丁瑜萱  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  

贺娴娴  博士研究生  080904-电磁场与微波技术  


1. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang, Liting Liang,“A Mathematical Extension to the General Four-Component Scattering Power Decomposition With Unitary Transformation of Coherency Matrix (accepted),”IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 2020-12.

2. Qingshan Yang, Xiaowen Zhao,Yunhua Zhang,“Design of CRLH Leaky-Wave Antenna With Low Sidelobe Level,”IEEE Access,Vol.7, pp.178224-1782324,2019. 

3. Jiafang Liu, Yunhua Zhang,Xiao Dong,“Linear-FM Random Radar Waveform Compressed by Dechirping Method,”IET Radar, Sonar & Navigation, Vol.13,No7, pp.1107-1115, 2019. 

4. Xiaowen Zhao,Qingshan Yang, Yunhua Zhang, “Synthesis of Minimally Subarrayed Linear Arrays via Compressed Sensing Method,”IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters,Vol.18, No.3, pp. 487-491, 2019.

5. Jiafang Liu,Yunhua Zhang, Xiao Dong,“Dechirping Compression Method for Nonlinear Frequency Modulation Waveforms,”IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters,Vol.16, No.3, pp.377-381,2019.

6. Wenwu Kang, Yunhua Zhang, Xiao Dong, “Polarimetric MDS of pedestrian,”Electronics Letters, No.54, No.17, 1051-1053, 2018.

7. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang,“Adaptive Model-Based Classification of PolSAR Data,”IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol.56, No.12, pp.6940-6955, 2018.

8. Wenwu Kang, Yunhua Zhang, Xiao Dong,“Micro-Doppler Effect Removal for ISAR Imaging Based on Bivariate Variational Mode Decomposition,”IET Radar, Sonar & Navigation,Vol.12,No.1,pp.74-81,2018.

9. Feiya Zhu, Yunhua Zhang, Dong Li,“An eigenvalue/eigenvector based serial decomposition of the polarimetric synthetic aperture radar coherency matrix,” IET Radar, Sonar & Navigation,Vol.12, No.2, pp.209-217, 2018.

10. Dong Li,Yunhua Zhang,“Random Similarity-Based Entropy/Alpha Classification of PolSAR Data,”IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing,Vol.10, No.12, pp. 5712-5723, 2017.

11. Chunhui Han, Yunhua Zhang, Qingshan Yang,“A Broadband Reflectarray antenna Using Triple Gapped Rings with Attached Phase-Delay Lines,” IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol.65, No.5, pp.2713-2717, 2017.

12. Chunhui Han, Yunhua Zhang, Qingshan Yang,“A Novel Single-Layer Unit Structure for Broadband Reflectarray Antenna,”IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Vol.16, pp.681-684, 2017.

13. Xiaowen Zhao, Qingshan Yang, Yunhua Zhang,“Synthesis of Sparse Concentric Ring Arrays based on Bessel Function,”IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, Vol.11, No.11, pp.1651-1660,2017.

14. Feiya Zhu,Yunhua Zhang,Dong Li,“A novel deorientation method in PolSAR data processing, for publication in,” Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 7, No.11, pp.1083-1092, 2016.

15. W.S.Zhai, Y.H.Zhang, Q.S.Yang and X.J.Shi,“Micro-motion of a moving train observed by a Ka-band Interferometric radar,” Electronics Letters,Vol.52,No.12, pp.1065-1067, 2016.

16. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang,“Unified Huynen Phenomenological Decomposition of Radar Targets and Its Classification Applications,”IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing,Vol.54, No.2, pp.723-743, 2016.

17. Xiaowen Zhao, Qingshan Yang, Yunhua Zhang,“A Hybrid Method for the Optimal Synthesis of 3-D Patterns of Sparse Concentric Ring Arrays,”IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol.64, No.2, pp.515-524, 2016.

18. Feiya Zhu, Yunhua Zhang, Dong Li,“An Extension of a Complete Model-Based Decomposition of Polarimetric SAR Data,”IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. Vol.13, No.2, pp.287-291, 2016.

19. Qilun Yang, Yunhua Zhang, Xiang Gu,“Design of Ultra-low Sidelobe Chaotic Radar Signal by Modulating Group Delay Method,”IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems,Vol.61,No.4,pp.3023-3035, 2015.

20. Jiefang Yang, Yunhua Zhang,“An Airborne SAR Moving Target Imaging and Motion Parameters Estimation Algorithm with Azimuth-Dechirping and the Second-Order Keystone Transform Applied, ”IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (J-STARS), Vol.8, No.8, pp.3967-3976, 2015.

21. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang,“Random Similarity between Two Mixed Scatterers,”IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol.12, No.12, pp.2468-2472, 2015.

22. Jiefang Yang, Yunhua Zhang,Xueyan Kang,“A Doppler Ambiguity Tolerated Algorithm for Airborne SAR Ground Moving Target Imaging and Motion Parameters Estimation,”IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. Vol.12, No.12, pp.2398-2402, 2015.

23. Xiao Dong, Yunhua Zhang,“SAR Image Reconstruction from Undersampled Raw Data Using Maximum a Posteriori Estimation,”IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (J-STARS), Vol.8, No.4, pp.1651-1664, 2015.

24. Jiefang Yang, Yunhua Zhang,“Novel Compressive Sensing based Dechirp-Keystone Algorithm for SAR Imaging of Moving Target,”IET Radar, Sonar and Navigation. Vol.9, No.5, pp.509-518, 2015.

25. Xiao Dong, Yunhua Zhang,“A MAP Approach for 1-bit Compressive Sensing in Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging,” IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol.12, No.6, pp.203-226, 2015.

26. X. Gu, R. Mittra, C. Pelletti, S. Jain, and Y. Zhang,“Performance enhancement of microwave sub-wavelength iaging and lens-type DOA estimation systems by using signal processing techniques,”Progress In Electromagnetics Research, vol. 147, pp. 203-226, 2014.

27. Wenshuai Zhai, Yunhua Zhang,“Velocity measurement and radar imaging of high-speed target by using stepped-chirp signal,”Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, Vol.8(1), 083606 (June 27, 2014).

28. Qingshan Yang, Xiaowen Zhao and Yunhua Zhang,“Composite Right/Left-Handed Ridge Substrate Integrated Waveguide Slot Array Antennas,”IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, Vol.62, No.4, pp.511-516, 2014.

29. Xiang Gu,Chiara Pelletti,Raj Mittra,Yunhua Zhang,“Resolution Enhancement of Phase Conjugating Lenses by Using Signal Processing Agorithms,”IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, Vol.13, pp.511-514, 2014.

30. Xiaowen Zhao, Qingshan Yang and Yunhua Zhang,“A Compressed Sensing Approach for Pattern Synthesis of Maximally Sparse Non-uniform Linear Array,”IET Microwaves, Antennas & Propagation, Vol.8,No.5, pp.301-307, 2014.

31. Qingshan Yang and Yunhua Zhang,“Negative-order ridge substrate integrated waveguide coupled-resonator filter, ”Electronic Letters, Vol.50, Issue 4, pp.290-291, 2014.

32. Xiao Dong, Yunhua Zhang,“A Novel Compressive Sensing Algorithm for SAR Imaging,”IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations & Remote Sensing (J-STARS), Vol.7, No.2, pp.708-720, 2014.

33. Qingshan Yang, Yunhua Zhang,“Non - Radiative Composite Right/Left-Handed Transmission Line Based on Ridge Substrate Integrated Waveguide,”Electronics Letters, Vol. 49, Issue 20, pp. 1280-1282, 2013.

34. Dong Li, Yunha Zhang,“A Rigorous SAR Epipolar Geometry Modeling and Application to 3D Target Reconstruction,”IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations & Remote Sensing (J-STARS), Vol. 6, NO. 5, OCTOBER 2013, pp.2316-2323.

35. Jiefang Yang, Yunhua Zhang,“A Novel Sparse Stepped Chaotic Signal and Its Compression Based on Compressive Sensing,”Progress In Electromagnetics Research. Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol.137, 335-357, 2013.

36. Yunhua Zhang, Wenshuai Zhai, Xiangkun Zhang, Xiaojin Shi, Xiang Gu, and Yuan Deng,“Ground Moving Train Imaging by Ku-Band Radar with Two Receiving Channels,”Progress in Electromagnetics Research (PIER), Vol. 130, pp. 493-512, 2012.

37. Qingshan Yang, Yunhua Zhang and Xiangkun Zhang,“X-band composite right/left-handed leaky wave antenna with large beam scanning-range/bandwidth ratio,”Electronics Letters, Vol. 48, Issue 13, p.746-747, 21st, June, 2012.

38. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang,“A Fast Offset Estimation Approach for InSAR Image Subpixel Registration,”IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters,Vol. 9 ( 2 ) : 267-271, 2012.

39. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang,“A Novel Approach for the Registration of Weak Affine Images,”Pattern Recognition Letters,Vol.33, pp. 1647-1655, 2012.

40. Lingjuan Yu, Yunhua Zhang,“A 3D target imaging algorithm based on two-pass circular SAR observations,” Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 122, pp.341-360, 2012.

41. Dong Li, Yunhua Zhang,“Corrections to “Impact of DEM-Assisted Coregistration on High-Resolution SAR Interferometry,”IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol. 49, No. 11, November 2011, pp.4677.

42. Yan Zhang, Yunhua Zhang, Xiang Gu,“Improved STAP algorithm based on APES,”Journal of Systems Engineering and Electronics. 2011, 22 (3): 387–392.

43. Xie Xiaochun, Zhang Yunhua,“High-resolution imaging of a moving train by ground-based radar with compressive sensing,”Electronic Letters, 1st April, 2010, Vol. 46, No.7, pp.529-531.

44. Yunhua Zhang, Tie Jun Cui, Weng Cho Chew,“Magnetic Field Integral Equation at Very Low Frequencies,” IEEE Trans. Antennas and Propagation, 2003, 51(8): 1864-1871.

45. Jingshan Jiang, Yunhua Zhang, Xiaolong Dong,“A Design of China Spaceborne Scanning Scatterometer (CNSCAT),”Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, May 2000, 66(5): 599-604.