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Principal Investigator

Dr. Chen Yang
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Department of Physics and Astronomy
Purdue University

Prof. Chen Yang graduated from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, Anhui, P. R. China, with a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Physics in 1999. She obtained a Master of Philosophy in 2000 by studying theoretical chemistry with Professor. Yijin Yan at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Then, she went to Harvard University and studied for her doctoral degree under the supervision of Prof. Charles M. Lieber. Prof. Yang received her doctoral degree in Chemistry in 2006 and then worked as an associate in McKinsey & Co, a business consulting company, from June 2006 to July 2007. Prof. Yang joined Department of Chemistry and Department of Physics at Purdue University in August, 2007.

Prof. Yang’s research interest is focusing on nano materials for their potential applications in nanoscale devices and biological applications. Her previous research has been published in high profile journals, including Science and Nature and been featured by many public press releases, including Chemical and Engineering News, Harvard Gazette magazine. She has won NSF Career Award and Purdue Seed of Success. In addition, she has been invited to give presentations on American Vacuum Society National Meeting, Material Science Society Spring and Fall Meetings and American Chemistry Society Annual Meeting.

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Visiting Scholar 
 
Prof. Jinliang Jia
Position in Lab: Visiting Scholar
South China Agricultural University  University
 
Dr. Li Zhu
Position in Lab: Visiting Scholar
South China Agricultural University  University
  Graduate Students 





Xingda An (Interfacing Nanostructure with Biology)
Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry





Melissa P Cardona (Energy application of Nanostructures)
Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry





Amartya Dutta (Plamonic based Nanophotonics)
Graduate Student, Department of Physics





Yimin Huang (Nanostructures interfacing with Neurons)
Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry





Katherine Hansen (Solar Energy Application of Nanowires)
Graduate Student, Department of Chemistry

  Undergraduate Students
   





Junchen Liu (Deposition of metal oxides)
Undergraduate Student, Department of Chemical Engineering

  Alumni  





Dr. Kelly L McNear





Dr. Jeremy McCall
Current position: Engineer, SRI


Dr. Tzu-ging Lin
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Current position: Engineer, TMSC

Dr. Sarath Ramadurgam
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Current position: Engineer, LAM
Dr. Weixia Zhang
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Current position: Post Doctorate with Prof. David Weitz (Harvard)
Dr. Yunlong Zi
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Current position: Post Doctorate with Prof. Zhong Lin Wang (GIT)
Dr. Sung Hwan Chung
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Current position: Process Engineer at Intel Coorperation

Dr. Yanjie Zhao
Position in Lab: Graduate Student and Post Doctorate
Currently in China Electronics Technology Group Corporation

 
Prof. Wen Dong
Position in Lab: Visiting Scholar
SooChow University
 

Prof. Haihui Yu
Position in Lab: Visiting Scholar
Northeast Dianli University
 

Prof. Li Kong
Position in Lab: Visiting Scholar
Jilin University of Chemical Technology
Sudarat Lee
Position in Lab: Undergraduate Student
Current position: Graduate Student at University of Michigan
Kyooho Jung
Position in Lab: Visiting Scholar
Current position: Graduate Student at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Brooke Koshel
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Asama Tanaudommogkon
Position in Lab: Graduate Student
Jeremiah Kemp
Position in Lab: Undergraduate Student
   

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