LEMS

News

2020. 03. Welcome Kyunghwan Kim, Jong-Eun Suh, Hyunsu Park, and Hyunseok Kwon
for joining LEMS as visiting graduate students from KAIST under Korean government fellowship.
2019. 01. Congratulation to Ethan Chan and Dr. Rajesh Chaunsali for their paper published in Advanced Materials.
(UW-AA Media Coverage)
2019. 12. Welcome Professor Kamil Koçak for joining LEMS as visiting scholar from Istanbul Medeniyet University in Turkey.
2019. 11. LEMS's research on coral reef under NSF-HDR:DIRSE-IL featured in the UW News clip!
(Link)
2019. 11. Congratulations to James O'Neil for passing Ph.D. Qualification Exam.
2019. 09. Welcome Professor Chun-gon Kim for joining LEMS as a visiting professor from KAIST in Korea.
2019. 06. UW-LAUM-CB workshop. Welcome Drs. Theocharis and Achilleos from LAUM,
and our alumni Professor Kim from Chonbook National University and Dr. Yasuda from UPenn.
2019. 06. Congratulations to Qingqian Li for graduating with MSAA degree.
(Qingqian's first position after LEMS: Comac, China)
2019. 06. Dr. Yang receives Faculty of the Year Award
by Aeronautics and Astronautics, UW.
2019. 05. Dr. Yang receives Inaugural LSAMP Faculty of the Year Award
by Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation in STEM (LSAMP), UW.
2019. 05. Dr. Yang receives Faculty Appreciation for Career Education & Training (FACET) Recognition
for positive impact on student career and professional development, UW.
(Link)
2019. 04. Congratulations to Seunghyun Ko for passing Ph.D. General Exam.
2019. 04. LEMS website is newly updated.
Thanks to Hritik Aggarwal and Ethan Chen for their time and efforts.
2019. 04. Congratulations to Tim Gormley for winning the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!
2019. 04. Congratulations to Tim Gormley for winning 1st Place Award
for Master's student research competition in AIAA Region VI Conference!
2019. 02. LEMS featured in the PNW LSAMP video clip!
(Link)
2019. 01. Congratulations to Hyunryung "Helen" Kim for her new start as a test engineer at Microsoft!
2019. 04. Congratulations to Dr. Hiromi Yasuda and Yasuhiro Miyazawa for their paper being accepted in Science Advances.
Media Coverage: Reuters, UW News, ScienceDaily, Geekwire, fastcompany,
Cosmos Magazine, Phys.org, Interesting Engineering, MSN, Astronomy
2019. 02. Dr. Yang is invited to the Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute Workshop on ‘Synthetic Topological Matter’
in Vancouver, Canada.
He also delivers an invited talk in the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of British Columbia.
2019. 01. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda for his new start as a Postdoctoral Research Scholar at UPenn!
2018. 12. Dr. Yang is invited to the Laboratoire d’Acoustique de I’Universite du Maine (LAUM) in France as Acoustic Hub Fellow.
2018. 11. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Phononic Crystals and Metamaterials” at ASME-IMECE, Pittsburgh, PA.
2018. 10. Dr. Yang delivers an invited talk at the Civil Engineering Department Seminar at the University of Pittsburgh.
2018. 10. Welcome Ingi Kim for joining LEMS as a visiting graduate student from the University of Tokyo in Japan.
2018. 10. Dr. Yang delivers a keynote speech at the American Society of Composites Conference, Seattle, WA.
2018. 09. Welcome, Timothy Gormley, Koshiro Yamaguchi, Shuaifeng "Scott" Li, and Yasuhiro Miyazawa
for newly joining LEMS as Ph.D. candidates.
2018. 09. Congratulations to Rajesh Chaunsali for his new start as an Acoustic Hub Postdoctoral Fellow at LAUM in Le Mans, France.
2018. 08. Rajesh and Dr. Yang lead study-abroad program on
Design of novel materials and structures: a fusion of art, mathematics, and science to Brisbane, Australia.
(UW Media Coverage)
2018. 08. Summer LEMS party at Dr. Yang's place.
(Group Photos)
2018. 08. Congratulations to Hryunryung "Helen" Kim for passing Ph.D. Final Defense!
2018. 06. Rajesh Chaunsali and JK Yang have been invited to the
IUTAM Symposium ‘Acoustic/elastic metamaterials, Their Design and Application, Beijing, China.
(Special thanks to Dr. Zhu for the kind invitation)
2018. 05. Dr. Yang delivers an invited talk at the
ABC (Atomic, Bio and Condensed Matter) Seminar in the Physics Department at UW.
2018. 05. Dr. Yang is invited to the ARO Workshop on Meta-Structures in Atlanta, GA.
2018. 05. Congratulations to Balakumaran Gopalarethinam for passing MS Thesis Defense!
(Bala's first position after LEMS: Black and Decker in Portland, OR)
2018. 05. Congratulations to Rajesh Chaunsali for passing Ph.D. Final Defense!
2018. 04. Congratulations to Hryunryung "Helen" Kim for her paper being accepted in Physical Review Letters.
2018. 04. Congratulations to our Discontinous Fiber Composite team for winning 3rd Place Award
for undergraduate research competition in AIAA Region VI Conference!
Thanks to Seunghyun Ko for excellent mentoring and Prof. Salviato for co-advisring!
2018. 03. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Periodic Structures and Metamaterials” at SPIE Smart Structures/NDE, Denver, CO.
2018. 02. Congratulation to Dr. Gil-Yong Lee for contributing to the paper published in Advanced Materials Technology.
(UW Media Coverage)
Also wish him the best luck in his new career as an Assistant Professor in Kumoh National Institute of Technology in Korea.
2018. 02. Congratulations to Dr. Eunho Kim and Sean Phenisee for her paper being accepted in Nature Communications.
2018. 01. Hiromi Yasuda and JK Yang have been invited to the
International Workshop on Intrinsic Localized Modes: 30th Aniversity of Discovery, Kyoto, Japan.
After the workshop, they visited and delivered presentations to collaborators in Aichi Institute of Technology,
University of Nagoya, Kanazawa University, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Meiji University, and University of Tokyo.
2017. 12. Year-end LEMS party at Dr. Yang's place.
2017. 12. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda for passing Ph.D. Final Defense!
2017. 12. Congratulations to Oliver Shi and Ethan Chen for passing Ph.D. Qualification Exam.
2017. 09. Welcome, James O'Neil and Qingqian Li
for newly joining LEMS as Ph.D. and MS candidates, respectively.
2017. 08. Congratulations to Reda El Mamoune for graduating with Applied Masters degree.
(Reda's first position after LEMS: Hexcel in CA, USA)
2017. 08. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda for being selected as the 2017 IASS Hangai Awardee.
(UW Media Coverage)
2017. 06. LEMS featured in the UW-AA's Highflight Magazine!
(Link)
2017. 06. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda for his paper being accepted in Nature Communications.
2017. 06. Congratulations to Rajesh Chaunsali and Eunho Kim for their paper being accepted in Physical Review Letters.
2017. 06. Congratulations to Dr. Rui Zhu for his new start as an Assistant Professor in Beijing Institute of Technology in China.
2018. 05. Congratulations to Aman Thakkar for graduating withMS degree!
(Aman's first position after LEMS: Ph.D. student at Purdue University)
2017. 04. Congratulations to Hyunryung Kim for winning Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship!
(UW Media Coverage)
2017. 03. Congratulations to Bala Gopalarethinam and Chayanat "Luke" Wanitthananon for winning 1st- and 2nd Place Award, respectively,
for masters and undergraduate research competition in AIAA Region VI Conference!
Thanks to Hiromi Yasuda and Seunghyun Ko for excellent mentoring!
2017. 03. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Periodic Structures and Metamaterials” at SPIE Smart Structures/NDE, Portland, OR.
2017. 01. Congratulations to Mia Lee for winning the 1st Place Award for the International Undergraduate Research Competition in
AIAA Scitech Conference
!
Credit to Hiromi Yasuda for excellent mentoring!
2017. 01. Congratulations to Rajesh Chaunsali for receiving travel support to attend Aspen Winter Conference.
2016. 12. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda and Rajesh Chaunsali for passing Ph.D. General Exam.
2016. 12. Congratulations to Luke Wanittananon for winning Mary Gates Research Fellowship.
2016. 11. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Phononic Crystals and Metamaterials” at ASME-IMECE, Phoenix, AZ.
2016. 11. Congratulations to Gil-Yong Lee for his new start as a Research Assistant Professor at Seoul National University in Korea.
2016. 11. LEMS Thanksgiving party at Dr. Yang's place.
(Group Photos)
2016. 11. Welcome Ying Wu for joining LEMS as a visiting graduate student from the Harbin Institute of Technology in China.
2016. 11. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda for receiving full travel support to attend
2016 International Symposium on Nonlinear Theory and Its Applications, Yugawara, Japan.
2016. 10. Congratulations to Seunghyun Ko for receiving Varanasi Fellowship.
2016. 10. Dr. Yang co-organizes an ARO-supported workshop on The future of vibration energy transfer in solids and structures:
needs and opportunities
, Seattle, WA.
2016. 09. Welcome, Chun-Wei "Ethan" Chen and Xiaotian "Oliver" Shi for newly joining LEMS as Ph.D. candidates.
2016. 09. LEMS retreat to the Enchantments, Central Cascades.
(Group Photos)
2016. 08. Congratulations to Jingmeng Tian for graduating with Applied Masters degree.
2016. 06. Congratulations to Noel Kimber for graduating with the MSAA degree.
2016. 06. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Damage detection and non-destructive evaluation of composites” at the
Society of Experimental Mechanics Conference, Orlando, FL.
2016. 05. Welcome Dr. Rui Zhu for joining LEMS as a research associate.
2016. 04. Congratulations to Mia Lee and Zhisong Chen for winning 1st- and 2nd Place Award, respectively,
for undergraduate research competition in AIAA Region VI Conference!
Thanks to Hiromi Yasuda for excellent mentoring!
2016. 03. Professor Seung-hoon Ahn from Seoul National University visits UW for mini SNU-Yonsei-UW workshop.
2016. 03. Congratulations to Josh Rivey for graduating with MSAA degree.
(Josh returns to U.S. Air Force)
2016. 02. Congratulations to Dr. Eunho Kim for his new start as an Assistant Professor in Chonbuk National University in Korea.
2016. 01. Congratulations to Rajesh Chaunsali for receiving Varanasi Fellowship.
2016. 01. Dr. Yang is awarded an NSF CAREER Award.
2015. 12. Hiromi Yasuda and Mia Lee present their research to the UW President at CoMotion.
2015. 12. Year-end LEMS party at Dr. Yang's place.
2015. 11. Congratulations to Hyunryung Kim for passing Ph.D. Qualification Exam.
2015. 11. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Phononic Crystals and Metamaterials” at ASME-IMECE, San Antonio, TX.
2015. 09. LEMS moves to new space at Guggenheim 105.
2015. 09. Welcome Professor Wonhyung Ryu for joining LEMS as a visiting professor from Yonsei University in Korea.
2015. 08. LEMS retreat to the Maples Pass in Cascades National Park.
(Group Photos)
2015. 08. Dr. Yang delivers an invited talk at the Mechanical Engineering Seminar Series at the Johns Hopkins University.
2015. 06. Dr. Yang serves as a local technical program committee & symposium co-organizer on "Phononic crystals and acoustic metamaterials"
at the ASME Applied Mechanics and Materials (McMat 2015) conference, Seattle, WA.
2015. 06. Congratulations to Taru Signal for graduating with MSAA degree!
(Taru's first position after LEMS: Acellent Technologies)
2015. 06. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda and Rajesh Chaunsali for passing Ph.D. Qualification Exam.
2015. 06. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Damage detection and NDE in composites” at
SEM (Society of Experimental Mechanics), Costa Mesa, CA.
2015. 05. Dr. Yang delivers a presentation at invitation-only NSF Workshop on
Energy Transport and Control in Solids and Structures
in Arlington, DC.
2015. 04. Congratulations to Hiromi Yasuda for his paper being accepted in Physical Review Letters.
2014. 12. Congratulations to Dr. Eunho Kim for his paper being accepted in Physical Review Letters.
2014. 11. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Phononic Crystals and Metamaterials” at ASME-IMECE, Montreal, Canada.
2014. 11. Dr. Yang serves as a local technical program committee & symposium co-organizer on "Phononic crystals and
acoustic metamaterials" at the International Symposium on Optomechatronic Technologies, Seattle, WA.
2014. 08. Congratulations to Dr. Feng Li for his paper being accepted in Nature Communications.
2014. 06. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Mechanics of Periodic Structures and Advanced Structured Materials” at the
17th U.S. National Congress on Theoretical & Applied Mechanics, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
2014. 06. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Novel/Bio Composites & NDE of Composites” at the
Society of Experimental Mechanics Conference, Greenville, SC.
2014. 05. Dr. Yang delivers an invited talk in the Applied Mathematics Department at UW.
2014. 03. Dr. Yang delivers an invited talk at the Applied Analysis & Computation Seminar at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.
2014. 01. Dr. Yang delivers research presentations in the Mechanical Engineering Department and
Material Science & Engineering Department at UW.
2014. 01. Welcome Dr. Gil-Yong Lee for joining LEMS as a research associate from the Seoul National University in Korea.
2013. 11. Dr. Yang co-organizes a symposium on “Phononic Crystals and Metamaterials” at ASME-IMECE, San Diego, CA.
2013. 09. Congratulations to Dr. Feng Li for his new start as an Associate Professor in the South China University of Technology in China.
2013. 08. Drs. Li and Yang win a Best Paper Award in the 7th World Congress on Biomimetics,Artificial Muscles
and Nano-Bio (BAMN) Conference
.
2013. 08. The Laboratory of Engineering Materials and Structures (LEMS) moves to the William E. Boeing Department of
Aeronautics & Astronautics at the University of Washington from the University of South Carolina.