People

Pinshane Y. Huang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. She also holds appointments in the Materials Research Laboratory and Beckman Institute at UIUC. Pinshane holds a Ph.D. and an M.S. in Applied and Engineering Physics from Cornell University, as well as a B.A, in Physics from Carleton College. Her research has been featured in Nova, National Geographic, BusinessWeek, CBS News, Discover Magazine, and the Guinness Book of World Records.

Research Awards

Teaching Awards

  • List of Teachers Ranked As Excellent by Their Students for MSE 481: Introduction to Transmission Electron Microscopy (Spring 2017)
  • List of Teachers Ranked As Excellent by Their Students for MSE 182: Introduction to Materials Science (Fall 2016)

 

 

Graduate Students

Blanka Janicek is a PhD student in the MatSE department. Blanka holds a BA in Chemistry from Barnard College. Blanka's research is on characterizing emergent properties at interfaces in 2D heterostructures and devices.
Office: MRL/Supercon 3014
E-mail: bjanice2 at illinois dot edu

Blanka Janicek

Yinchuan Lv is a PhD student in the Physics department. Yinchuan holds a BS in Physics from UC Berkeley.
Office: MRL/Supercon 3014
E-mail: lv2 at illinois dot edu

Yinchuan Lv

Edmund Han is a PhD student in the MatSE department. Edmund holds a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from Rutgers University.
Office: MRL/Supercon 3012
E-mail: edmundh2 at illinois dot edu

Edmund Han

Chia-Hao Lee is a PhD student in the MatSE department. Chia-Hao holds a BS and MS in Materials Science and Engineering from National Taiwan University.
Office: MRL/Supercon 3012
E-mail: chiahao3 at illinois dot edu

Chia-Hao Lee

Undergraduates

Shunya Namiki is a junior in the MatSE department. His research is on the growth and characterization of 2D materials.
E-mail: namiki2 at illinois dot edu

Shunya Namiki

Tejas Idate is a sophomore in the MatSE department. His research is on the growth and characterization of 2D materials.
E-mail: tidate2 at illinois dot edu

Tejas Idate

Daniel Vaz is a junior in the MatSE department. He works on theoretical simulations and image analysis for STEM imaging.
E-mail: dvaz2 at illinois dot edu

Daniel Vaz

Yusen Ye is a sophomore in the MatSE department. He focuses on the growth and characterization of 2D materials.
E-mail: yusenye2 at illinois dot edu

Yusen Ye