Jian Yang, PhD

The Pennsylvania State University


Dr. Yang is a full professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University. He has published 101 peer-reviewed journal articles, 9 issued patents, and 8 book chapters. He was a recipient of NSF CAREER Award (2010) and Outstanding Young Faculty Award of College of Engineering at UTA (2011). Dr. Yang was elected to the Fellow of American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) (Class of 2016). Dr. Yang serves as an Associate Editor for the journals “Bioactive Materials” and “Frontiers in Biomaterials” and also serves as a standing member for NIH “Biomaterials and Biointerfaces” study section. Dr. Yang is the secretary for (Oversea) Chinese Association for Biomaterials (CAB). Dr. Yang is also serving on the medical advisory board for Acuitive Technologies, Inc.