Education Background

  • Ph. D. Mathematical Engineering and Information Physics, The University of Tokyo, Japan, 1989
  • M. E. Textile Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan, 1986
  • B. E. Textile Engineering, Shinshu University, Japan, 1984

Experience

  • 2013.01 – present Professor, Dept. of Precision Instrument, Tsinghua University, China
  • 2007.08 Visiting Researcher, Univ. of Minnesota, USA
  • 1999.07 – 2012.12 Professor, Dept. of Precision Instruments & Mechanology, Tsinghua University, China
  • 1997.10 – 1998.3 Researcher, Dept. of Microsystem, Nagoya University, Japan
  • 1992.12 – 1999.7 Associate Professor, Dept. of Precision Instruments & Mechanology, Tsinghua University, China
  • 1992.04 – 1992.12 Lecture, Dept. of Precision Instruments & Mechanology, Tsinghua University, China
  • 1991.04 – 1992.03 System Engineer, ORIX System Co. Ltd., Japan
  • 1989.06 – 1991.03 Post doctoral research fellow, Tokyo Information and Communication Research Laboratory, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd., Japan

Research field

MEMS/NEMS, especially micro/nano sensors, micro/nano energy devices, microfluidics, and polymer micor/nano fabrication.

Research survey

1)Micro/nano energy devices: including electret generators and solar cells using polymer nanostructures to enhance efficiency.
2)Micro/nano sensors: including flexible CNT force sensor array, CNT gas sensors; uncooled infrared focal-plane-array based on integrated optical gratings and CNTs; micro cantilever biosensors and micro accelerometers based on integrated optical gratings.
3)Microfluidics, including micro fluidic chips for biosensing, sample pre-treatment, and bioaerosol sampling; micro pumps and valves; micro jets.
4)Polymer micor/nano fabrication: including CNT/polymer composites and micro structures, nanostructure arrays by molding, polymer surface sacrificial process.
Professor Ye has published over 200 papers and filed tens of patents.