Xuanhe Zhao, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Xuanhe Zhao received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Harvard University in 2009, MS in Materials Engineering from University of British Columbia in 2006, and BE in Electrical Engineering from Tianjin University in 2003. Upon finishing a postdoctoral training in Biomedical Engineering at Harvard, in 2010, Dr. Zhao joined the faculty of Duke University and founded the Soft Active Materials Laboratory. Dr. Zhao is a winner of the AAM Founder's Prize from American Academy of Mechanics. He was selected as the final list for the Spring 2009 MRS Graduate Student Award. He received the Winston Chen Graduate Fellowship from Harvard University and John S. Nadeau Memorial Scholarship from University of British Columbia.