Xiaobo Yin, Ph.D.

Assistant professor, mechanical engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder - 2017 fellow

 

2017 Moore Inventor Fellow

 
Xiaobo Yin, Ph.D.
 

Research Description

Xiaobo Yin’s invention involves a tailored optical metamaterial that can convert incident sunlight into longer wavelengths, which will dramatically increase the rate of photosynthesis and provide high-yield crop production. The aim of this invention is to develop engineering solutions for real-world environmental challenges.

 
 

related links

Moore Inventor Fellows Science University of Colorado at Boulder, Department of Mechanical Engineering Back

Education

Ph.D., 2008
Stanford University

Awards

Kavli Foundation Early Career Lectureship in Materials Science, 2017.

DARPA Young Faculty Award, 2015.