Yangying Zhu

Yangying Zhu

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


2231D Engineering Sciences Building

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5070


Faculty Fellowship, Hellman Foundation; Young Investigator Award, Office of Naval Research; Early CAREER Award, National Science Foundation; Early Career Award, NASA; Regents' Junior Faculty Fellowship, UCSB Academic Personnel Office; Pi Tau Sigma Gold Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers


Thermal Sciences & Fluid Mechanics, Micro & Nano Technology

Zhu's research focuses on using thermo-fluid engineering approaches for future electronics and sustainable energy solutions. Her research combines fundamental understanding in heat and mass transfer with novel materials fabrication and characterization capabilities to address thermal management challenges of electronic devices, batteries, and electrocatalytic systems.


PhD  Mechanical Engineering, MIT 
MS    Mechanical Engineering, MIT
BS     Structural Engineering, Tsinghau University