Dr Yong Zhu is a full member of Queensland Micro- and Nanotechnology Centre (QMNC), and a senior lecturer in Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Griffith University, Australia. In 2005, He was conferred his PhD degree in Microelectronics and Solid State Electronics from Peking University, China. In 2006, Dr Zhu received a Postdoctoral Fellowship from the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK, where he developed high-precision MEMS electrometer, mass balance and radio frequency resonator. From 2008 to 2011, he was a Research Academic at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, the University of Newcastle, Australia.
His research focuses on MEMS and NEMS devices, including MEMS electrometer, SiC-based sensor, power harvester, nanopositioner, microactuator, biomedical sensors, radio frequency devices, etc.