Dr. Yu joined the ASU faculty in 2005. He received his Ph.D. in Physics in 2001 from the University of Texas at Austin and his MS in Physics in 1996 from Peking University, P.R. China. He conducted post-doctoral research at California Institute of Technology and University of California at Los Angeles.
materials analysis; nano device characterization; nanotechnology; quantum size effect in metallic and semiconducting nanostructures; semiconductors; surface and interface physics and chemistry; transport in nanostructures and molecules; nano device fabrication; materials development; energy efficiency technologies; solar energy systems; thin film materials; optical devices; energy conservation
Ph.D., University of Texas-Austin, 2001
M.S., Peking University, 1996