Yimin Luo

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Room / Office: Mason 204
Office Address:
9 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 208286
New Haven, CT 06520
Email: yimin.luo@yale.edu
  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
  • B.S., Rice University


Image analysis and reconstruction, high-throughput experiment design, cell-material interaction, biophysics, liquid crystals and liquid crystal elastomers, rheology of suspensions, phase behaviors, active colloids and active nematics, scattering

Selected Awards & Honors:

  • Woman Interactive Materials Award Finalist, Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials (2021)
  • MIT ChemE Rising Stars Symposium Finalist (2018)
  • University of Washington Distinguished Young Scholars (2018)
  • President Gutmann Leadership Award (2018)
  • Langmuir Student Oral Presentation Award (2017)
  • Phi Beta Kappa (2013)

Selected Publications:

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