Dr. Feng Yan

  • Assistant Professor

Contact Information

  • Office: 2001 NERC
  • Phone: (205) 348-0449
  • Fax: (205) 348-2346

Areas of Research

  • thin film solar cells
  • photoelectrochemically cells
  • electronic and photonic materials
  • complex oxides
  • ferroelectrics and multiferroics
  • renewable and sustainable energy materials


  • Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, 2012
  • M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, 2007


Dr. Feng Yan’s research interests focus on fabrication and characterization of novel materials applied on electronic and photonic devices for renewable and sustainable energy conversion and storage. He has extensive experiences in new materials design, thin film solar cells, and nanoscale characterization of ferroelectric/multiferroics.