Y.-P. Eric Wang is a senior specialist at Ericsson Research, Santa Clara, California. He received a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 1995. He was a technical leader at Ericsson during the concept development and standardization of NB-IoT. He served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology from 2003 to 2007. Dr. Wang has contributed to more than 100 U.S. patents and more than 50 IEEE articles about wireless communications. He was a co-recipient of Ericsson's Inventors of the Year award in 2006.