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Ya Wang Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering College of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Contact Information

153 Light Engineering Lab

Stony Brook, 11794

28322

Biography

Ya Wang’s research interests span a broad range of topics in the fields of adaptive and multifunctional structures with integrated wireless sensing, energy harvesting and dynamic control using smart materials.

Education

  • PhD, in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Shandong University (China)

Research Grants

Award Start End Sponsor Type Amount Status
2013-2014 SUNY Sustainability Fund: Doormat-Like Portable Energy Harvester from Footsteps 2014-04-07T00:00:00 2014-12-31T00:00:00 Corporate Funded Nonsponsored 8000 Closed
Broadband Hybrid Electromagnetic and Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting from Ambient Vibrations and Pneumatic Vortices Induced by Running Subway Trains 2014-01-01T00:00:00 2014-12-31T00:00:00 Research Foundation of City University of New York Nonfederal 15000 Closed
SENSOR CAT: Electromagnetic Modeling of a Linear Faraday Ocean Wave Energy Harvester 2014-09-01T00:00:00 2015-06-30T00:00:00 Energystics Limited Nonfederal 15162 On Hold
High-Power Density Portable Piezoelectric Energy Harvesters 2014-02-11T00:00:00 2018-02-18T00:00:00 US Navy Office of Naval Research Federal 399038 Approved
SPIR: Mechanical Design Optimization and Simulation of a Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (Wind Tulip) - III 2014-10-01T00:00:00 2016-07-30T00:00:00 Flower Turbines Nonfederal 44503 Closed
ARPA-E: Smart Air-Conditioner Vent Registers (SAVE) for Improved Personal Comfort & Reduced Electricity 2015-05-05T00:00:00 2018-05-04T00:00:00 US Department of Energy Federal 1360630.55 Approved

Courses

Term Role Course ID Description
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 518 Energy Harvesting
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 596 Projects in Mechanical Enginee
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Summer 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 532 Vibration & Control
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Fall 2017 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 518 Energy Harvesting
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 596 Projects in Mechanical Enginee
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 596 Projects in Mechanical Enginee
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 596 Projects in Mechanical Enginee
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Spring 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 696 Problems in Mechanical Enginee
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Summer 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 695 Mechanical Engineering Intern
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 532 Vibration & Control
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 696 Problems in Mechanical Enginee
Fall 2016 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 410 Design of Machine Elmnt
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 691 Mechanical Engineering Seminar
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 700 Dissertation off Campus Domest
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Summer 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 695 Mechanical Engineering Intern
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 532 Vibration & Control
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 596 Projects in Mechanical Enginee
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 696 Problems in Mechanical Enginee
Fall 2015 Primary Instructor MEC 696 Problems in Mechanical Enginee
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 410 Design of Machine Elmnt
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 488 Mechanical Engnrng Internship
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 599 Research
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Spring 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Summer 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 499 Research in Mechanical Engnrng
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 518 Energy Harvesting
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 691 Mechanical Engineering Seminar
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2014 Primary Instructor MEC 699 Dissertation Resrch on Campus
Fall 2013 Primary Instructor MEC 410 Design of Machine Elmnt