Research efforts in the Yang lab are directed toward developing advanced materials for clean energy generation and renewable energy storage devices.
About Dr. Yang Yang
Dr. Yang Yang studied materials science & engineering and obtained his Ph.D. from Tsinghua University in 2010. From 2010 to 2012 he was supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellowship and worked with Prof. Dr. Patrik Schmuki at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. From 2012 to 2015 he was supported by the Peter M. & Ruth L. Nicholas Postdoctoral Fellowship and worked with Prof. Dr. James M. Tour at the Richard E. Smalley Institute for Nanoscale Sci. & Tech., Rice University. Since 2015 he has been an assistant professor at the NanoScience Technology Center and Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Central Florida. His current research interests cover programmable nanomanufacturing, surface and interface engineering of energy materials, clean energy generation and storage, solar energy harvesting, and smart/flexible electronics, with a particular focus on advanced materials and their electrochemical applications.
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Dr. Yang Yang
University of Central Florida
12424 Research Parkway Suite 423, Orlando, FL 32826
Email: Yang.Yang@ucf.edu Tel: 407-823-2845
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