Dr Haixue Yan


Research Group News

February 2024

Large lettering spelling 'QMUL' on the green outside the Queen's Building

School of Engineering and Materials Science celebrates league table success

8 February 2024

The School of Engineering and Materials Science is celebrating a number of achievements in university league tables for 2024, across a range of subjects. Key successes include ranking as: 4th in the UK for Materials Technology (Complete University Guide 2024). 1st in the UK for graduate prospects in Materials Technology (Complete University … [more]

Professor Tadachika Nakayama visits SEMS

Leading researcher from Japan's Department of Science and Technology Innovation visits Queen Mary

2 February 2024

Professor Tadachika Nakayama from the Government of Japan's Department of Science and Technology Innovation visited Queen Mary University of London on 3rd February. During his visit, he introduced his pioneering work on nano-pulsed high-energy-assisted processing. In an exciting exchange of knowledge, the group discussed ceramics processing, pooling of ferroelectrics, … [more]

December 2023

Shafique Ahmed and Haixue Yan being presented with the Pfeil Award by the IOM3 president Kate Thornton

Shafique Ahmed and Haixue Yan Presented with the Pfeil Award by the IOM3

7 December 2023

Congratulations to Shafique Ahmed and Haixue Yan and their co-authors: Chunxiao Song, Jiyue Wu & Bo Li on their research paper, "Temperature dependence in ageing process in commercial zirconia dental ceramics" which has received the esteemed IOM3 Pfeil Awardfrom the IOM3. The research sheds light on the behaviour … [more]

August 2023

KRUK news highlight

SEMS researchers win first Kidney Research UK MedTech Competition

9 August 2023

Kidney Research UK (KRUK) launched its first MedTech competition recently, specifically designed to support the use of technology to improve patients’ lives. This new approach to investing in innovative research is designed to help researchers learn the necessary steps to get their products from concept to patients. A shortlist … [more]

June 2023

Shafique Ahmed

Congratulations to Shafique Ahmed on successfully defending his PhD thesis

26 June 2023

Shafique defended his PhD thesis on June 26, 2023, and passed the viva with minor amendments. The title of his thesis is "Investigating the Influence of Dopants and Processing Conditions on Low-Temperature Degradation of Zirconia Ceramics for Dental Applications.'' Shafique’s research focused on understanding the aging process of Zirconia … [more]

November 2022


Congratulations to Dr Zimeng Hu on completing her PhD

17 November 2022

Congratulations to Dr Zimeng Hu who successfully passed her PhD viva on 16th November 2022 with her thesis titled 'Structure and properties of perovskite and hexagonal structured multiferroic ceramics'. Zimeng was supervised by Dr Haixue Yan, Dr Isaac Abrahams and Prof Michael Reece. [more]

October 2021

Congratulations to Man Zhang

27 October 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Man Zhang who successfully completed her Ph.D. viva on 27th October 2021 with her thesis entitled 'Dielectric Behaviour of Ferroelectrics at Terahertz Frequency’. She was supervised by Dr. Haixue Yan and Dr. Isaac Abrahams. [more]

July 2021

Wearable sensor

Queen Mary researchers win EPSRC Transformative Healthcare Technology 2.0 Call Development Phase Grant

20 July 2021

Researchers from Queen Mary University of London and Imperial College London, clinicians from Royal London Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital together with the industrial partners are awarded the Development Phase Grant of EPSRC Transformative Healthcare Technology 2.0 Call, a high risk and high return initiative.  The Team, … [more]

June 2021

Haixue Yan

Congratulations to Haixue Yan FIMMM

10 June 2021

Today Haixue Yan from the Materials Division became a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (FIMM). This honour is based on both his work in QMUL but also his time in industry in China before he became a PhD student. He joins six other members of … [more]

September 2020

Patterning process

Queen Mary researchers develop non-distructive single-crystal perovskite surface nanopatterning technologies

25 September 2020

Single-crystalline perovskites are widely regarded as the future semiconductor materials and will be the next big wave in optoelectronics. To manufacture high-quality single-crystal perovskite optoelectronics, non-destructive surface nanopatterning technologies are required. Conventional photolithography-based nanopatterning methods cannot be used due to perovskite’s sensitivity to high temperature and solvents. Researchers at … [more]

July 2020

Elvis & Kresse Ltd rescue waste material and transform it into luxury fashion accessories © Elvis & Kresse (EAKO Ltd)

Collaborating with SMEs to develop sustainable fashion

14 July 2020

Funded as part of a £1.2m R&D funding award from the Business of Fashion, Textiles and Technology (BFTT) programme, the project will see Queen Mary support Elvis & Kresse to create metal fixtures, such as buckles and zips, from recycled drinks cans.  The team hope this innovative project will provide … [more]

September 2019

Congratulations to Jiyue Wu

12 September 2019

Congratulations to Dr. Jiyue Wu who successfully completed his PhD viva on 12th September 2019, with thesis entitled 'Dielectric and Piezoelectric Properties of Bi0.5Na0.5TiO3-based Materials’. He was supervised by Dr Haixue Yan and Prof Mike Reece. [more]

November 2018

Yaqiong (left) with her examiners: Prof. Chris Bowen (University of Bath) and Prof. Wenhui Song (University College London)

Congratulations to Yaqiong Wang

28 November 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Yaqiong Wang who successfully completed her PhD viva on Monday 27 Nov 2018, with thesis entitled 'Effect of Polar Structure on Photocatalytic Properties of Oxide Powders and Films'. She was supervised by Haixue Yan, Steve Dunn and Joe Briscoe. [more]

Other News

My application with Prof Jiagang Wu from Sichuan University in China for Royal Society-Newton Advanced Fellowship is successful, and a grant of £74,000.00 has been agreed in support of the application from 31/03/2020 to 30/03/2022.

Project title: Lead free ferroelectrics for piezoelectric application and high power energy storage

The Royal Society Newton Advanced Fellowship is in partnership with the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC). The fellowship will be supported by an additional grant from NSFC of up to 300,000 RMB.

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