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Dr. Yan Wang is currently an Associate Professor at Guangdong Technion. She received her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Monash University in 2018 and completed her postdoc training at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of Tokyo in 2021. In soft electronics field, Dr. Yan Wang has published over 40 scientific articles in flagship journals like Science, Nature Electronics, Science Advances, PNAS, Chemical Society Reviews, ACS Nano, etc., 25 with IF > 10, h-index of 27, 3 ESI highly cited papers, granted 1 Australia patent and applied for 2 US patents, and won several scientific awards, such as 2018 Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad. Her research works were featured by renowned CNN, Science, major Australian media such as Herald Sun, and Japanese media such as Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.

At Guangdong Technion, her group mainly focuses on materials development and the practical implementation of soft wearables in real-life situations towards ambulatory health care and the Internet of Things.

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Research Interests

  • nanomaterials
  • materials design
  • nanofibers/wires
  • flexible/interface design
  • mechanical engineering
  • smart textiles
  • energy devices
  • electronics skins
  • biomedical sensors
  • health monitoring
  • human-machine interfaces

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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