National Distinguished Young Scholar
Associate Editor, Nano Select | Wiley
Director, Center for Brain Inspired Chips, Institute for Artificial Intelligence
Yuchao Yang received Ph.D. degree from Tsinghua University in 2010. After that he joined University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA as a postdoctoral Research Fellow and was promoted to Senior Research Fellow in 2013. He is now an Assistant Professor and Boya Young Scholar in Institute of Microelectronics, Peking University, and serves as the chief scientist for National Key R&D Program of China. His research interests include memristors, neuromorphic computing, and device physics. He has published >70 papers in high-profile journals such as Nature Electronics, Nature Communications, Advanced Materials, Nano Letters, etc. and 6 book chapters. He was invited to give 26 keynote/invited talks on international conferences and serves as TPC chair or member for 3 international conferences. He serves as reviewers for scientific journals including Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Electronics, Nature Communications, Science Advances, Advanced Materials, Nano Letters, Advanced Functional Materials, etc. He is a recipient of the Qiu Shi Outstanding Young Scholar Award, Wiley Young Researcher Award, MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35 in China, and the Explorer Prize.