Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Tsinghua University, China
Associate Professor Qingfeng YAN received his BEng and Master degrees in 1997 and 2000, respectively. He earned his PhD from the Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2003. He joined the Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore as a research fellow in August 2003. From April 2006, he worked with the School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA as a joint postdoctoral fellow. Dr Yan joined the Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University in September 2008. His current research interests focus on synthetic crystals and chemical self-assembly approach to functional thin films.
Colloidal self-assembly, Block copolymer self-assembly, Application of chemical self-assembly on optoelectronic devices, Synthetic crystals and functional thin films.