Multiple PhD and postdoc openings on biosensors, flexible electronics, MEMS, nanomachines, and nanomedicine are available this summer and this fall!
Dr. Wei Gao Education 07/2014 – 06/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow in Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley. 09/2009 – 06/2014 Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, University of California, San Diego. 09/2007 – 07/2009 M.S. in Precision Instrument (MEMS, Mechanical Engineering), Tsinghua University, China 09/2003 – 07/2007 B. S. in Mechanical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science & Technology, China Research Interests Bionanotechnology, Flexible Electronics, Wearable Devices and Systems, Nanomaterials, Micro/Nanomachines, Robotics, Biosensors, Nanomedicine. Awards & Honors 03/2017 ACS Nano Junior Fellow 08/2016 MIT Technology Review 35 Innovators Under 35 (TR35) 04/2015 ACS Young Investigator Award (Division of Inorganic Chemistry) 04/2014 MRS Graduate Student Award 11/2013 1st place, Bionanotechnology Graduate Student Award, 2013 AICHE Annual Meeting 08/2013 Invited Speaker, Distinguished Young Scholars Summer Seminar Series, University of Washington, Seattle 04/2013 MRS Graduate Student Award 02/2013 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad 07/2012 HHMI (Howard Hughes Medical Institute) International Student Research Fellowship (2012-2014, $43k each year) 09/2009 Jacobs Fellowship, University of California, San Diego Professional Positions & Services Member of ACS, MRS, AICHE, IEEE and NYAS. Independent Reviewer of over 50 international journals including: Nature Communications, Science Advances, Science Robotics, Scientific Reports, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Angewandte Chemie, Accounts of Chemical Research, Nano Letters, ACS Nano, Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Advanced Biosystems, Energy & Environmental Science, Small, Analytical Chemistry, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, ACS Sensors, ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, ChemSusChem, ChemCatChem, ChemElectroChem, The Chemical Record, Nanoscale, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, B, C, Lab on a Chip, Soft Matter, Analyst, RSC Advances, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, New Journal of Chemistry, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Talanta, Electroanalysis, ChemistrySelect, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, AIP Advances, Applied Materials Today, Sensors, IEEE Sensors, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience, The Robotics and Biomimetics, Journal of Fluids and Structures, The Journal of The Electrochemical Society, ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology etc.