Will Wenmiao Shu
Will Wenmiao Shu serves as a Lecturer of microengineering at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. Originally, he is from China, he received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Department of Engineering and Nanoscience Centre, Cambridge University. Then, he worked as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Cambridge developing micro- and nano sensor devices. In 2007, he joined as a Lecturer in microengineering the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences of Heriot-Watt University. He is also jointly appointed by the Edinburgh Research Partnership (ERP) Joint Research Institute of Integrated Systems (JRI -IIS), in collaboration with Edinburgh University. More recently, he has been serving as a Visiting Scholar at Stanford University. He has published over 20 peer-reviewed journal papers and conference proceedings, 1 book (monograph), and filed 4 patent/patent applications. He received Agilent Technologies Award from Singapore in 2001, a Finalist Winner of the 50 K Business Plan Competition at Cambridge University in 2004 and a Runner up of Nexxus Life Scientist of the Year in 2011. In September 2011, he was selected as one of the Founding Members of the Royal Society of Edinburgh‘s Young Academy of Scotland. His research interests focus on MEMS-based biosensors, lab-on-a-chip systems, biofabrication, and nanodevices.
Biography Updated on 18 April 2012