Jun Yang is Professor in Mechanical & Materials Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, and Director of WIN 4.0 (Western’s Industry 4.0 Network) at Western University (The University of Western Ontario). He is a registered Professional Engineer in Ontario. His research interests include Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing, Printed Electronics, Micro/Nanofabrication, BioMEMS/MEMS/NEMS, Metamaterials, Flexible/wearable Electronics, Biophysics, Advanced Functional Materials, Surface Science and Engineering, Lab-on-a-chip and biotechnology, etc. He has published more than 120 papers including multiple cover articles in high quality journals. He has given more than 60 invited talks on conferences, workshops and seminars. Dr. Yang was a recipient of many awards. His research has been highlighted broadly in scientific news.
Dr. Yang has been collaborating with many international companies. Three technologies he developed have been successfully transferred to industries.