Yu Yan, American optical and laser engineer. Achievements include patent in field. Member International Society for Optical Engineering, Optical Society of America.
Yan, Yu was born on June 12, 1965 in Jiang Ling, Hubei, China. Came to the United States, 1995. Son of Jifa and Xuer (Xiong) Yan.
Bachelor of Science, Changchun Institute Optics/mechanics, Jiling, China, 1987. Master of Science, Shanghai Institute Optics/mechanics, 1994.
Optical and laser engineer Shanghai Institute Optics and Fine Mechanics, Academia Sinica, 1987-1994. Research associate Howard University, Washington, 1995, University Arizona, Tucson, 1996. Research scientist Innovative Lasers Corporation, since 1997.
Senior engineering semiconductor Laser International Corporation, Binghamton, 1998. Opto-mechanic engineer IMRA American Inc., Ann Arbor, since 1999.
Member International Society for Optical Engineering, Optical Society of America.