Fuqian Yang, Ph.D.


Research Areas: Contact Deformation of Materials, Electrical-Chemical-Mechanical Behavior of Materials, Micromechanics of Advanced Materials

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering

Professional Preparation

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


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