Ruoxue Yan

Ruoxue Yan Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Ph.D., Chemistry, designated emphasis in nanoscale science and engineering

University of California, Berkeley, 2010

Research Areas

Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology

Contact Information

Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Dr. Ruoxue Yan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering. She received her Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from UC Berkeley (2010) with a designated emphasis on nanoscience and nanotechnology, a M.S. degree (2005) and a B.S. degree (2002) in Chemistry from Tsinghua University. Her research is focused on synthesis, processing and fabrication of high performance nanomaterials for advanced electronics, photonics and biological applications. Her lab is currently engaged in research concerning optical biosensing, flexible electronics, surface and tip enhanced Raman spectroscopy, and the development of advanced nanoscale chemical imaging tools.


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NSF CAREER Award, 2016

UCR Academic Senate Regent's Faculty Fellowship, 2014

Chinese Government Award For Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad, 2010

Silver Award, Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum, 2010

Graduated with Highest Honors, Graduate Class of 2005, Tsinghua University

Graduated with Highest Honors, Undergraduate Class of 2002, Tsinghua University

Outstanding Graduates of Beijing, the Ministry of Education, 2002