Dr. Yuebing Zheng Receives Young Investigator Award

ZhengTexas Materials Institute is proud to announce Dr. Yuebing Zheng has been awarded the Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Program (YIP) award for his proposal titled: Reconfigurable Multiband Metasurfaces and Devices with Atomic-Layer Materials.

The ONR YIP seeks to identify and support academic scientists and engineers who are in their first or second full-time tenure-track and who show exceptional promise for doing creative research. The program’s objectives are to attract outstanding faculty members of Institutions of Higher Education to the Department of Navy’s research program, to support their research, and to encourage their teaching and research careers.

Dr. Zheng is among 33 scientists selected from among 360 applicants to receive this award. The program awards a total of $16 million in three-year grants; the typical award is $170,000 per year.

We would like to congratulate Dr. Zheng on his accomplishment. To learn more about his research, please see his website here.