Yu Huang, Ph. D.

Assosciate Professor
Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
Materials Science and Engineering

Ph.D. in Chemistry, Harvard, 2003
M.A. in Chemistry, Harvard, 2002
B.S. in Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), 1999

Area of Thesis Guidance:

Nanostructures, nanoelectronics, biomaterials.

Selected Honors:

  • 2011      Kavli Fellow
  • 2010      NIH New Innovator Award
  • 2010      DARPA Young Faculty Award
  • 2010      Sloan Research Fellowship, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
  • 2010      Chinese American Faculty Association (CAFA) Faculty Development Grant Award
  • 2009      Faculty Career Development Award, UCLA
  • 2008      Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
  • 2007      Faculty Development Grant, UCLA Center for the Study of Women
  • 2006      Nano 50 Innovator Award, Nanotech Brief
  • 2006      UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science Fellowship
  • 2004      International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry Young Chemist Prize
  • 2004      Honor Delegates to 43rd International Achievement Summit
  • 2004      Lawrence Postdoctoral Fellowship, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • 2003      Technology Review World Top 100 Young Innovators Award
  • 2003      Grand Prize Winner of Collegiate Inventors Competition

Teaching:

  • MSE 298      Nanoscale Materials: Opportunities and Challenges
  • MSE 104      Science of Engineering Materials
  • MSE 121      Material Science of Semiconductors

Mailing Address:

UCLA, Henry Samueli School of Engineering & Applied Sciences
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
410 Westwood Plaza
3111 Engineering V
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595

Contact Information:

E-mail: yhuang@seas.ucla.edu
Tel: (310) 794-9589
Fax: (310) 206-7353

Laboratories:

Engineering V
Rooms 2011 and 2021
Lab Phone: (310) 826-4321
California NanoSystems Institute
Room 6549
Lab Phone: (310) 206-4284
UCLA, HSSEAS, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
410 Westwood Plaza, 3111 Engineering V
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595
E-mail: yhuang@seas.ucla.edu Tel:(310)794-9589