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Principal Investigator

Yuan Yang

Hi-res photo_Yuan Yang

Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering,
Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Columbia University

Ph.D., Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University

B.S., School of Physics, Peking University

Office: 205 Mudd, 500 W 120th st, New York, NY 10025
Email: yy2664 AT columbia DOT edu     Phone: (212)851-5935
CV: CV-Yuan Yang


Postdoctoral Researchers

Qian Cheng

2016, Ph.D., Materials Science & Engineering, Arizona State University

Research Interest: Lithium Ion Batteries


Ph.D. Students

Jyotirmoy Mandal

BA: Physics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA

Research interest: To combine inherent and structured properties of materials for novel and inexpensive applications.

Haowei Zhai

MS: Applied Sciences, College of William and Mary, USA

BS: Physics, Wuhan University, China

Research interest: Solid state electrolytes for lithium-ion batteries.


M.S. Students

Boyu Qie
Nan Ni
Nathan Joseph Fritz
Pengcheng Yao


Undergraduate Students

Justin Lee
Mateo Navarro Goldaraz



Zeyuan Cao


2015-2016 Postdoctoral Researcher

Pengyu Xu – M.Sc.-2017
Sicen Du – M.Sc.-2017
Shui Jing – M.Sc.-2017

Harvey Wu – Undergraduate
Shangzhou Xia – Undergraduate
Sasaank Bandi – Undergraduate