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Yanan Hou is the Research and Process Engineer of Downhole Technology LLC. Prior to joining Downhole, Yanan worked for the Composites Engineering & Application Center / National Wind Energy Center as a Research Assistant. She has published a multitude of papers, all well received within the scientific community, such as Performance Tests of Boss Hog Frac Plugs under Temperature and Pressure, which was presented at the Society for the Advancement of Materials and Process Engineering in 2014. Yanan has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation from East China University of Science and Technology in Shanghai, China, and holds a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Houston. She is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, the American Society of Composites, and the American Society of Testing Materials where she also serves as a member of the Composite Materials Committee.