Principal Investigator

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Dr. Yen-Fu Lin

Group Leader

He received a B. Sc. degree in Physics at Tunghai University (Taiwan) in 2005. In 2010, he obtained a Ph. D. degree in Institute of Electrophysics from National Chiao-Tung University (NCTU, Taiwan). He worked in NCTU as a postdoctoral fellow (2010/08-2012/12) and then was a MANA research associate in National Institute for Material Science (NIMS, Japan) from 2013/01 to 2014/01. In Feb. 2014, he joined National Chung Hsing University (NCHU, Taiwan) as an Assistant Professor (Department of Physics).  His fields of experience are fabrication and characterization of nano-devices and his current research interests focus on fundamental electron transport physics as well as applications of low-dimensional electronics.

  • 2017.02-now Associate ProfessorInstitute of Nanoscience and Department of Physics, National Chung-Hsing University, Taiwan

  • 2014.02-2017.01 Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, National Chung-Hsing University, Taiwan

  • 2013.01-2014.01 Researcher, WPI Research Center-Internation Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (MANA), National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan

  • 2010.08-2013.01 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Electrophysics, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan

Awards or Honors:
  • 2019: Ta-You Wu Memorial Award (科技部108年度吳大猷先生紀念獎)​ 

  • 2017: TCUS-Young Researcher Award- an Excellent Work (2017年台灣綜合大學年輕學者選拔-佳作獎)

  • 2017: MOST-College Student Research Creativity Award – Adviser Award (科技部105年度大專學生研究計畫研究創作-導師獎)

  • 2017: Invited to be an Editorial Board Member in Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group) (受邀擔任英國自然雜誌子期刊-科學報導(Scientific Reports)之編輯委員會委員)

  • 2017-2018: NCHU-Excellent Junior Research Investigator Grant (國立中興大學優秀年輕學者獎助計畫-懷璧獎)

  • 2016: MOST-College Student Research Creativity Award – Adviser Award (科技部104年度大專學生研究計畫研究創作-導師獎)

  • 2016: 國立中興大學優秀勞作教育導師

  • 2010: The Physical Society of the Republic of China, Premium Ph. D. Thesis Award (2010) (2010年物理學會優良論文獎)

  • 2010: 15th Lam Research Thesis Contest, First Prize Award; ‘’Electrical Transport of Semiconducting Nanostructures and Impact of Nanocontact on Nanoelectronics’’  (第十五屆科林論文頭等獎)

  • 2008: CTCI Science and Technology Research Scholarship (2008年中技社科技研究論文獎)

  • 2005: Taichung City Academic Model Student (2005年台中市模範學生)


“Semiconductor Physics and Devices (I) and (II)”, “General Physics (I) and (II)”, “Introduction of Nanotechnology”, and “Experiment of General Physics”.

Mailing Address:

Office: 2A01 Science College Building, Department of Physics, NCHU No. 250, Guoguang Rd., Taichung City 402, Taiwan

Contact Information:

Tel: +886-4-2284-0427 ext. 291
Fax: +886-4-2286-2534


Room 3A11 and 512, Science College Building, Department of Physics, NCHU
Lab Phone:  +886-4-2284-0427 ext. 380 or 512