Zheng Yan - Mizzou Engineering

Zheng Yan

Zheng Yan

Associate Professor

2100E Roy Blunt NextGen Precision Health Building

Phone: 573-884-0562

Email: yanzheng@missouri.edu

Chemical and Biomedical Engineering | Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


Zheng Yan is an associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering and Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Missouri. 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. 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

Technical Focus

Advanced manufacturing


Soft materials