Lin, Liwei
Professor, Co-Associate Director, Co-Associate Director (Center)
  • DIVISON: Data Science and Information Technology Research Center (TBSI)
  • EMAIL: lwlin@me.berkeley.edu PHONE: (510) 643-5495
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Biography

2006~2009 Vice Chair - Graduate Study, Mechanical Engineering Department,University of California at Berkeley

2004 Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department,University of California at Berkeley

2001 Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department,University of California at Berkeley

1999 Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department,University of California at Berkeley

1996 Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department,University of Michigan

1994 Associate Professor, Institute of Applied Mechanics,National Taiwan University

1993 Senior Research Scientist, BEI Electronics Inc.

1993 PhD, Mechanical Engineering,University of California at Berkeley

1991 MS, Mechanical Engineering,University of California at Berkeley

1986 BS, Power Mechanical Engineering,National Tsing Hua University


For more information http://www.me.berkeley.edu/~lwlin/


Honors and Awards

2013 College of Engineering Outstanding Alumnus Award, National Tsing Hua University (Taiwan)

2006~2011 Chancellor's Professor

2005 Fellow, ASME

1999 Best Paper Award, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer

1998 NSF CAREER Award

1986 Graduation with High Honors (first in the class),Recipient of 16 Fellowship/Scholarship, National Tsing Hua University


Research Interests

MEMS (Microelectromechanical Systems); NEMS (Nanoelectromechanical Systems); Nanotechnology; design and manufacturing of microsensors and microactuators; development of micromachining processes by silicon surface/bulk micromachining; micro moulding process; mechanical issues in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) including heat transfer, solid/fluid mechanics and dynamics.


Selected Publications

Journals

·A. Zaher, S. Li, K.T. Wolf, F.N. Pirmoradi, O. Yassine, L. Lin, N. Khashab, and J. Kosel, "Osmotically Driven Drug Delivery Through Remote-Controlled Magnetic Nanocompist,"Biomicrofluidics,Vol. 9, 054113, 2015.pdf

·Hadi Najar, Chen Yang, Amir Heidari, Liwei Lin, and David A. Horsley, "Quality Factor in Polycrystalline Diamond Micromechanical Flexural Resonators,"IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems,Vol. 24, pp. 2152-2160, 2015.pdf

·Cheng-Tang Pan, Chung-Kun Yen, Shao-Yu Wang, Yan-Cheng Lai, Liwei Lin, J. C. Huang and Shiao-Wei Kuo, "Near-field Electrospinning Enhances the Energy Harvesting of Hollow PVDF Piezoelectric Fibers,"RSC AdvancesVol. 5, pp. 85073-85081, 2015.pdf

·Jing'ao Huang, Xiaoming Wu, Xiaohong Wang, Xiaojun Yan, and Liwei Lin, "A Novel High-Sensitivity Electrostatic Biased Electric Field Sensor,"Journal of Micromechanics and MicroengineeringVol. 25, 095008, 2015.pdf

·Sung-Yueh Wu, Chen Yang, Wensyang Hsu, and Liwei Lin, "3D Printed Microelectronics for Integrated Circuitry and Passive Wireless Sensors,"Microsystems & Nanoengineering,Vol. 1, 15013, 2015.pdf

·Han Byul Kang, Jiyoung Chang, Kisik Koh, Liwei Lin, and Yong Soo Cho, "High Quality Mn-Doped (Na,K)NbO3 Nanofibers for Flexible Piezoelectric Nanogenerators,"ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol. 6, pp.10576-10582, 2014.pdf

·Youngkee Eun, Jongbaeg Kim and Liwei Lin, "Resonant-frequency Tuning of Angular Vertical Comb-driven Microscanner,"Micro and Nano Systems Letters,2:4, 2014.pdf

·Firas Sammoura, Sina Akhbari, and Liwei Lin, "An Analytical Solution for Curved Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers with Spherical-Shape Diaphragms,"IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, Vol. 61, pp. 1533-1544, 2014.pdf


Refereed Conference Proceedings

·C. Sideris, C. Yang, S.-Y. Wu, F. Sammoura, L. Lin, E. Alon, and A. Hajimiri, "Automated Design of a 3D Printed Wafeguide Surface Coupler,"2015 IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and prpagation (IEEE AP-S 2015),Vancouver, BC, Canada, July 19-24, 2015.

·Emmeline Kao, Chen Yang, Roseanne Warren, Alina Kozinda, and Liwei Lin, "ALD Titanium Nitride Coated Carbone Nanotube Electrodes for Electrochemical Supercapacitors,"18th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Transducers 2015,pp. 498-501, Anchorage Alaska, June 2015.

·Yumeng Liu, S. Lin and Liwei Lin, "A Versatile Gas Sensor with Selectivity Using a Single Graphene Transistor,"18th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Transducers 2015,pp. 961-964, Anchorage Alaska, June 2015.

·Xinhao Li, Kosuke Iwai, F.N. Pirmoradi, Chen Yang, and Liwei Lin, "Controlled Drug Delivery via Remotely Heated Croe-Shell Magnetic Microcapsules,"18th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems Transducers 2015,pp. 1049-1052, Anchorage Alaska, June 2015.

·Firas Sammoura, Sina Akhari, Nawal Aqab, Maitha Mahmoud, and Liwei Lin, "Multiple Electrode Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducers,"2014 IEEE Ultrasonic Symposium,Chicago, Sep. 3-6, 2014.

·P. Taheri-Tehrani, T.-H. Su, A. Heidari, G. Jaramillo, C. Yang, S. Akhbari, H. Najar, S. Nitzan, D. Saito, L. Lin and D.A. Horsley, "Micro-scale Diamond Hemispherical Resonator Gyroscope,"Technical Digest of the IEEE Solid-State Sensor and Actuator Workshop (Hilton Head 2014),Hilton Head Island, SC, USA, June, 2014.

·Firas Sammoura, Stefon Shelton, Sina Akhbari, David Horsley and Liwei Lin, "A Two-port Piezoelectric Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer,"2014 Joint IEEE International Symposium on the Applications of Ferroelectric, International Workshop on Acoustic Transduction Materials and Devices & Workshop on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy (ISAF/IWATMD/PFM),State College, PA, May 2014.

·Sina Akhbari, Firas Sammoura, Stefon Shelton, Chen Yang, David Horsley, and Liwei Lin, "Highly Responsive Curved Aluminum Nitride PMUT,"Proceedings of 27th IEEE Micro Electro Mechanical Systems Conference,pp. 124-127, San Francisco, Jan. 2014.

·Xia Liu, Xiaohong Wang, Song Li, and Liwei Lin, "Energy Harvesting Using Uniaxially Aligned Cardiomyocytes,"Proceedings of 27th IEEE Micro Electro Mechanical Systems Conference,pp. 159-162, San Francisco, Jan. 2014.(Outstanding Student Paper Award Finalist)