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Ying-Ju Yu

Sch Compt Infor & Dec Sys Engr
Postdoc Rsrch Assoc FSC 2008
Post Doctoral Scholars, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 8809
Biography

Ying-Ju Yu received B.S. and M.S. in Aerospace and Astronautics Engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, where she has been involved in extensive research in developing environmental-friendly power engines. She then joined mechanical engineering at Carnegie Mellon University as a PhD student. She was advised by Professor Alan McGaughey with a research focus on micro-scale cooling device fabrication and modeling. After she graduated in 2016, she has been a postdoctoral scholar at Arizona State University. She is working with Prof. Carole-Jean Wu on energy harvesting and cooling methods for portable electronics.

Research Interests

- Strling engines of various form based on solar power

- Electrocaolric (ferroelectric) materials fabrication and multi-scale (molecular, monte carlo, finite element) simulations

- Nanoscale heat transfer