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Yuchao Yang

National Outstanding Youth

Professor with tenure at Peking University

Director of Center for Brain Inspired Chips, Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Peking University

School of Integrated Circuits, Peking University

Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Peking University

Email: yuchaoyang@pku.edu.cn

Phone:+86-10-62752082

Resume

Yuchao Yang is a Professor with tenure at School of Integrated Circuits, Peking University, and serves as Director of Center for Brain Inspired Chips. His research interests include memristors, neuromorphic computing, and in-memory computing. He has published over 130 papers in high-profile journals and conferences such as Nature Electronics, Nature Communications, Nature Nanotechnology, Science Advances, Advanced Materials, Nano Letters, IEDM, etc. as well as 5 book chapters. His papers have been cited >8400 times, with an H-index of 40. He was invited to give >30 keynote/invited talks on international conferences and serves as TPC chair or member for 9 international conferences. Yuchao Yang serves as the Associate Editor for Nano Select and editorial board member of Chip, Scientific Reports and Science China Information Sciences. He was invited to guest edit 3 special issues and write 12 News & Views, review articles, etc. He is a member of IEEE, MRS and RSC. He is a recipient of the National Outstanding Youth Science Fund, Qiu Shi Outstanding Young Scholar Award, Wiley Young Researcher Award, MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35 in China, and the EXPLORER PRIZE.

Experience

2022–now,Professor with tenure, Ph.D Tutor, Peking University
2021–2022,Researcher/associate professor with tenure, Ph.D Tutor, Peking University
2015–2021,Researcher, Ph.D Tutor, Peking University
2013–2015,Senior researcher, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2010–2013,Postdoc, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Representative Honors

2021 《Science China: Information Science》editorial board for outstanding contributions
2021 Top 2% scientists in the world
2020 Excellent team for the implementation of national key R&D projects
2020 Fok Ying Tung Education Foundation Young Teachers Fund
2019 Excellent class teacher of Peking University
2019 EXPLORER PRIZE
2019 Scientific Chinese (2018) Person of the Year Special Award – Outstanding Young Scientist Award
2019 Wiley Young Researcher Award
2019 The second prize of Beijing Science and Technology Award (the fourth person to complete the project), project name: Resistive memory materials and
2018 MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35 in China 2018
2017 Qiu Shi Outstanding Young Scholar Award
2017 Peking University Boya Young Fellow

Team Information

Postdocs

  • Chang Liu
    liuc.ime@pku.edu.cn
    Neuromorphic device technology and its application in brain-inspired computing
  • Teng Zhang
    tengzhang@pku.edu.cn
    Non-volatile memory, In-memory computing chips
  • Lei Cai
    2106392279@pku.edu.cn
    Neural differential equation optimization, Deep neural network inference acceleration

Ph.D Students

  • Keqin Liu
    kqliu@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor characterization, Ferroelectric devices based neuromorphic computing
  • Rui Yuan
    yuanrui_jlu@163.com
    Memristor based in-memory computing, Neuromorphic computing
  • Zhaokun Jing
    jingzk@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Bingjie Dang
    bingjiedang@gmail.com
    Mechanism characterization of post-Moore devices, Bionic computing architecture
  • Longhao Yan
    yanlonghao@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design, Neuromorphic device technology
  • Yingming Lu
    yingminglu@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based efficient in-memory computing systems for artificial intelligence
  • Zhen Yang
    zhenyang@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Fabrication and application of memristor-based neuromorphic devices
  • Yanghao Wang
    wangyanghao@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor Dynamics Calculations
  • Wenshuo Yue
    yws2017@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Pek Jun Tiw
    jontpj@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based neuromorphic computing
  • Jinxuan Bai
    bjx0421@gmail.com
    Design and fabrication of multifunctional electronic and photonic devices
  • Xulei Wu
    136674735@qq.com
    Memristor-based spiking neural networks
  • Daijing Shi
    1800012759@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Lianfeng Yu
    ylfwind@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Yihang Zhu
    ozyyshr@pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Yuqi Li
    liyuqi@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Neuromorphic computing, Brain-computer interface

Master Students

  • Jing Wang
    jingwang@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Algorithms and digital circuit design
  • Quan Zhang
    pamc_1998@stu.pku.edu.cn
    SRAM based in-memory computing
  • Zhiyu Yang
    zhiyu_yang@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Brain-computer interface
  • Zhiyuan Li
    2201210622@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Yuli Sun
    2201210652@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design
  • Jie Long
    2201210334@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Memristor based in-memory computing chip design

Undergraduates

  • Yuxiang Yang
    1900012719@pku.edu.cn
    Emerging memory technology
  • Yuheng Liu
    1900012702@pku.edu.cn
    Emerging memory technology
  • Bowen Wang
    2000012743@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Circuit design for in-memory computing
  • Zelun Pan
    2000012726@stu.pku.edu.cn
    Emerging memory technology

Graduates

  • Liying Xu
    Ph.D 2022
  • Qingxi Duan
    Ph.D 2022
  • Ke Yang
    Ph.D 2022
  • Caidie Cheng
    Ph.D 2021
  • Yongxin Wei
    Master 2022
  • Minghui Yin
    Master 2018
  • Jingxian Li
    Master 2018
  • Jiadi Zhu
    Bachelor 2018
  • Jingjing Yang
    Master 2020