In 2009, Mifang graduated from Harbin Engineering University, China, with a Masters degree in Optical Engineering. She received a Ph.D in Optical Fiber Sensors by Kochi University of Technology, Japan, in 2014.
Prior to her Ph.D, Mifang worked as a Project Engineer and was then promoted to Project Manager at Ruilitong Technologies, where she played a significant role in the planning and delivery of highly complex R&D projects.
Following her Ph.D, Mifang worked as a postdoc researcher in Tsinghua University, on a project for an optical biosensor assisting polluted water monitoring. Her main responsibility was design, development, and prototyping of the optical system that supported the biosensor. Based on the technique, she co-authored a Chinese patent.
In 2017, Mifang joined Fibercore as an Account Manager, responsible for both direct and channel sales in China, Japan, India, South East Asia, South Korea and Taiwan. She enjoys reading, especially history and philosophy, and she also loves Yoga.