Micro Structures & Sensors Lab
Kenny Group @ Stanford

Yunhan Chen

PhD Student

yunhanc :at: mems.stanford.edu
440 Escondido Mall, Bldg 530 Rm 224, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Advisor: Thomas W. Kenny


Energy loss mechanisms of micro structures


Stanford University
(2013 - present) PhD Student in Mechanical Engineering

Stanford University
(2011 - 2013) M.S. in Mechanical Engineering

Tsinghua University
(2007 - 2011) B.S. in Precision Instrument and Mechanology


Class Experience
ME218 Smart Product Design Series
ME218A: http://me218aproject- theforbiddenforest.weebly.com/
ME218B: http://cuckoocrab.weebly.com/
ME218C: http://me218buzzboat.weebly.com/

Teaching Experience
Teaching Assistant for:
ME 70, Introductory Fluids Engineering (Spring 2012)
ME 321, Optofluidics: Interplay of Light and Fluids at the Micro and Nanoscale (Fall 2012)
ENGR 240, Introduction to Micro and Nano Electromechanical Systems (Winter 2013)

Fellowships / Awards

Stanford Graduate Fellowship
(2013) Larry Yung Fellow


Yushi Yang, Eldwin J. Ng, Vu A. Hong, Chae Hyuck Ahn, Yunhan Chen, Elia Ahadi, Mark Dykman, and Thomas W. Kenny, "Measurement of the nonlinear elasticity of doped bulk-mode MEMS resonators," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head 2014, pp. 285-288, Jun 2014.
Eldwin J. Ng, Yushi Yang, Yunhan Chen, and Thomas W. Kenny, "An etch hole-free process for temperature-compensated, high Q, encapsulated resonators," Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head 2014, pp. 99-100, Jun 2014.
Y. Chen, A. W. Gani, and S. K. Y. Tang, ,"Characterization of Sensitivity and Specificity in Leaky Droplet-based Assays," Lab on a Chip, 12, 5093 – 5103, 2012.
L. Rosenfeld*, L. Fan*, Y. Chen, R. Swoboda, and S. K.Y. Tang, "Break-up of droplets in a concentrated emulsion flowing through a narrow constriction", Soft Matter, 10, 421-430, 2014.
L. Gerber, L. Rosenfeld, Y. Chen, and S. K.Y. Tang, "Time Capsule: An autonomous sensor and recorder based on diffusion-reaction", Lab on a Chip, 14, 4324-4328, 2014.