Yizhen Zhang is a M.S. student in the department of Materials Science and Engineering, UCLA since Fall 2016. She obtained her B.S. degree of Polymer Science and Engineering in Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. Her previous research involves the performance of carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic polymer. She is now working with Yuanshang Chang on polymer degradation in moist environment in Professor Mosleh’s group, aiming to develop a probabilistic prediction model of insulation degradation.