Jing Wang was born in Henan Province, China, in 1979. In 2001, he obtained the Bachelor of Engineering degree with the highest honor from the Department of Electronic Engineering at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China. In the same year, he started his Ph.D. study at the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. Jing Wang's Ph.D. research, advised by Prof. Mark Lundstrom, covered device physics and simulation of silicon nanowire transistors, exploration of nanoscale MOSFETs, and simulation of high electron mobility transistors (HEMTs). In August 2005, Jing Wang was awarded the Ph.D. degree by Purdue University, and in September 2005, he joined the IBM Semiconductor Research and Development Center (SRDC), Hopewell Junction, New York, as a device modeling engineer.