Zheng Yan, Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; Biomedical, Biological and Chemical Engineering
Dr. Zheng Yan is an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical, Biological & Chemical Engineering and Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at the University of Missouri-Columbia. He received his PhD from Rice University (2009-2013) and did postdoc training at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2013-2017) before joining the faculty of the University of Missouri. His current research focuses on fundamental materials, devices, and manufacturing innovations of soft electronics for health and robotics. Dr. Yan is a recipient of the NSF CAREER Award and the UM System President’s Award for Early Career Excellence.
PhD from Rice University
MS from Tsinghua University
BS from Xi'an Jiao Tong University