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Fuqian Yang, Ph.D.

  • Chemical and Materials Engineering
  • Materials Engineering


Research Areas


161 FPAT


July 2011 – Present, Professor, University of Kentucky, KY

July 2007 – July 2011, Associate Professor, University of Kentucky, KY

Aug. 2001 – June 2007, Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky, KY

Jan. 1999 – July 2001, Technical Specialist & Project Manager II, Xerox Corporation, NY

July 1998 – Dec. 1998, Sr. Engineer, Dayton T. Brown Inc., Bohemia, NY


Tsinghua University Engineering Physics B.S., 1986

Chongqing University Biomechanics M.S., 1988

University of Rochester Mechanical Engineering M.S., 1991

University of Rochester Materials Science and Engineering Ph.D., 1995

Research Interests:

Contact Deformation of Materials

Electrical-Chemical-Mechanical Behavior of Materials

Micromechanics of Advanced Materials