Yang has successfully defended his PhD thesis!
Our paper “Liquid-Like, Self-Healing Aluminum Oxide during Deformation at Room Temperature” is selected as “Editor’s Choice” by Science!
A revealing view of oxides,
by Marc S. Lavine, Science, 360 (2018) 45-46.
Yang is one of the four students who gave a signature presentation in the 2018 NSE Research Expo. Read more in the MIT NSE news.
Yang’s SEM image “Winter is coming” won the 1st place in the 8th annual CFN Image Challenge (Scientific category) at Brookhaven National Laborotory! His work is immortalized in the CFN art gallery along the central corridor.
Yang is selected as a member of the Alpha Nu Sigma Honor Society. Read more in MIT NSE news: “Nuclear Science and Engineering Annual Awards 2014”.