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Doctor Jize Yan

Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Dr Jize Yan is an Associate Professor at the University of Southampton. He received his first degree from Tsinghua University in China and his PhD from the University of Cambridge. He has also held positions as a Research Associate, Senior Research Associate and Principal Investigator at the University of Cambridge. 
  • Jize's research work has resulted in 100+ peer-reviewed publications, 10+ patents and several best paper awards. As an PI or co-I, he has secured £13Mn+ research grants from various sources. He is the PI on an £836k EPSRC project (EP/V000624/1, Integrated levitated optomechanical gravimeter) and its EPSRC IAA project.  He was a co-investigator on a £10Mn research programme, Electrochemical multi-scale science, engineering and technology (funded by Cambridge centre for carbon reduction in chemical technology) until 2015. He was a named researcher on a £2.3Mn EPSRC project (EP/K000314/1) and led the research of three subprojects within EP/K000314/1. He has also led 17 pilot research projects.
  • Jize has worked with 30+ industrial collaborators. He has served as an editorial board member for several international journals and a reviewer of 20+ journals. He is a scientific peer reviewer of grant applications for three countries and a technology reviewer for a list of venture capitals. He is a member of Zepler Institute (www.zeplerinstitute.ac.uk), Southampton Nanofabrication Centre (www.southampton-nanofab.com), and Centre for Risk Research (www.southampton.ac.uk/risk/). He is working closely with Optoelectronics Research Centre (www.orc.soton.ac.uk), Warwick Manufacturing Group (for Battery Monitoring), UC Berkeley (for Smart Infrastructure) and Singapore CREATE Centre/Cambridge Centre for Carbon Reduction in Chemical Technology (for Energy).

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Email: j.yan@southampton.ac.uk

Address: B59, West Highfield Campus, University Road, SO17 1BJ (View in Google Maps)

Research

Research interests

  • Dr Jize Yan is an Associate Professor at the University of Southampton. He received his first degree from Tsinghua University in China and his PhD from the University of Cambridge. He has also held positions as a Research Associate, Senior Research Associate and Principal Investigator at the University of Cambridge. 
  • Jize's research work has resulted in 100+ peer-reviewed publications, 10+ patents and several best paper awards. As an PI or co-I, he has secured £13Mn+ research grants from various sources. He is the PI on an £836k EPSRC project (EP/V000624/1, Integrated levitated optomechanical gravimeter) and its EPSRC IAA project.  He was a co-investigator on a £10Mn research programme, Electrochemical multi-scale science, engineering and technology (funded by Cambridge centre for carbon reduction in chemical technology) until 2015. He was a named researcher on a £2.3Mn EPSRC project (EP/K000314/1) and led the research of three subprojects within EP/K000314/1. He has also led 17 pilot research projects.
  • Jize has worked with 30+ industrial collaborators. He has served as an editorial board member for several international journals and a reviewer of 20+ journals. He is a scientific peer reviewer of grant applications for three countries and a technology reviewer for a list of venture capitals. He is a member of Zepler Institute (www.zeplerinstitute.ac.uk), Southampton Nanofabrication Centre (www.southampton-nanofab.com), and Centre for Risk Research (www.southampton.ac.uk/risk/). He is working closely with Optoelectronics Research Centre (www.orc.soton.ac.uk), Warwick Manufacturing Group (for Battery Monitoring), UC Berkeley (for Smart Infrastructure) and Singapore CREATE Centre/Cambridge Centre for Carbon Reduction in Chemical Technology (for Energy).
  • Jize is leading a team of 10+ Post-Doc and PhD students.
  • Jize has made major impacts in the following fields:

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