Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
Eui-Hyeok Yang is a Professor of the Mechanical Engineering Department at Stevens Institute of Technology. He was a Senior Member of the Engineering Staff at NASA\'s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He received a number of awards, including the prestigious Lew Allen Award for Excellence at JPL in 2003 in recognition of his excellence in advancing the use of MEMS-based actuators for NASA\'s space applications. He is an Associate Editor and/or Editorial Board of several journals including the IEEE Sensors Journal. As Principal Investigator, he has been responsible for obtaining extremely competitive research funding from several federal agencies including NSF, AFOSR, US Army, NRO, NASA and DARPA (including 6 NSF and 3 AFOSR grants, and 5 NASA and 3 NRO contracts) with the total amount exceeding $7M.