Professor, Director, Western’s Industry 4.0 Network, Western University, Canada
Jun Yang is Professor in Mechanical & Materials Engineering and Biomedical Engineering, and Director of WIN 4.0 (Western’s Industry 4.0 Network) at Western University (The University of Western Ontario). He is a Principle Investigator of Micro-Nano-Bio Systems Lab at Western University, Canada and and Fellow of The Canadian Academy of Engineering. His research interests include Additive Engineering, 3D Printing, Printed Electronics, Metamaterials, Acoustics, MEMS/NEMS, Sensors, Lab-on-a-chip/Biochip, Membrane Separation/Filtration, Surface Science and Engineering, Microbial Fuel Cells, SPM (AFM/STM), Polymer Nanocomposites, Nanomaterials, Nanotechnology, Green Technologies. He has published more than 120 papers including multiple cover articles in high-quality journals. He has given ~ 80 plenary/keynote/invited talks on conferences, symposiums, and workshops. He has received numerous awards. Three of his inventions have been transferred to industries for mass production.