We have positions for Postdoc, PhD and visiting students/scholars.

Postdoc position: Candidates with background mentioned below are very welcome to directly inquire the position.

Ph.D. position: Self-motivated and hard-working students are encouraged to apply. Candidates with background mentioned below are very welcome to join my group. Please apply our PhD program and mention your interest in our research.

Undergraduate researcher positions: My group is active in recruiting undergraduates to involve in frontier interdisciplinary research, to enhance their further graduate school applications as well as industry career preparations.

Visiting Students/Scholars: We are accepting visiting students (earning degree with UH or your home institutions) and scholars with similar engineering and science background to join our group.


The research projects are highly interdisciplinary. Postdoc and PhD candidates with prior educational training and research experience in at least one of the following areas will be considered as priority.

Materials and Chemistry: organic electronics; semiconductors; inorganic electronics; Polymers synthesis

Electronics and Electronic materials: microelectronics, optoelectronics, solid state electronics (TFTs, detectors) sensors, device physics

Biomedical Engineering: tissue engineering, electrophysiology, Biomedical electronics; implantable devices

Mechanical Engineering: Robotics, soft robotics, advanced manufacturing

Solid mechanics: mechanics of thin films and soft matters


To inquire, please contact Dr. Yu directly at cyu15 at with your CV, transcripts, and representative publications.