Tony Jun Huang
Tony Jun Huang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics at The Pennsylvania State University. He received his Ph.D. degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2005, and his B.S. and M.S. degrees in energy and power engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China, in 1996 and 1999, respectively. His research is focused on (1) multiphysics of active nanostructures, and (2) multiphysics of micro/nano fluidics and lab-on-a-chip systems, including acoustic microfluidics and optofluidics. He has authored or coauthored over 100 technical publications and several book chapters in these fields. He serves as Vice Chair of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Nanotechnology Council and chair of the ASME Society-Wide Micro/Nano Technology Forum. His work has been highlighted as news in the journals Nature, Nature Photonics, and Nature Materials and reported in National Science Foundation and many public media such as US News and World Report, Yahoo News, Live Science, Medical News Today, Science Daily, Wired Science, Popular Mechanics, Highlights in Chemical Technology, Nanotechnology Now, and R&D Magazine. He has been selected to receive many awards and honors including the 2006 Rustum and Della Roy Innovation in Materials Research Award and 2010 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director's New Innovator Award.
Biography Updated on 24 January 2011