News

News


  • 5/3/2021 Dr. Yan participated a roundtable conversation hosted by U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm on "American Jobs Plan: Fostering a STEM Workforce that Looks Like America." (Livestream Video)

  • 10/2020 Dr. Yan started to serve as an Editorial Board Member for PeerJ Computer Science.

  • 07/2020 Dr. Yan received the Edward E. Altschuler AP-S Magazine Prize Paper Award by IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society for his work “Multiphysics modeling in electromagnetics: Technical challenges and potential solutions,” published on IEEE Antennas Propag. Mag., vol. 61, no. 2, pp. 14–26, Apr. 2019.

  • 06/2020 Dr. Yan started to serve as the Director of Graduate Studies for the Graduate Program in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Howard University.

  • 06/2020 Dr. Yan was selected as a Faculty Scholar by Howard University Junior Faculty Writing and Creative Works Summer Academy.

  • 03/2020 Dr. Yan received the ACES Early Career Award, “For contributions to linear and nonlinear electromagnetic and multiphysics modeling and simulation methods" by Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES).

  • 03/2020 Dr. Yan served as a Special Session Organizer and Chair in 2020 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Symposium to be held in Monterey, CA, USA, March 22–26, 2020. (Call-for-Papers, deadline: Oct. 16, 2019)

  • 03/2020 Dr. Yan served as a TPC Member, Special Session Organizer and Chair in IEEE International Conference on Computational Electromagnetics (ICCEM) to be held in Singapore, March 25–27, 2020. (Deadline: Oct. 1, 2019).

  • 12/2019 Christian received the GEM Fellowship sponsored by MIT Lincoln Laboratory. Congratulations!

  • 09/2019 Dr. Yan served as a Special Session Organizer in International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA), to be held in Granada, Spain, September 9–13, 2019.

  • 09/2019 Welcome Mr. Christian Diaz-Caez to join our group as a PhD student!

  • 08/2019 Welcome Mr. Minyechil Mekonnen to join our group as a MS student!

  • 08/2019 Welcome Mr. Neji Mensi to join our group as a PhD student!

  • 08/2019 Dr. Yan initiated a VIP program: EM Virtual Playground.

  • 08/2019 Dr. Yan started to serve as an Associate Editor for IEEE Access.

  • 08/2019 Dr. Yan started to serve as a Member of The Laboratory Committee in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Howard University.

  • 08/2019 Dr. Yan served as a Guest Editor of a Special Issue “Multiscale Modeling and Simulation Methods for Electromagnetic and Multiphysics Problems" for IJNM. (Call-for-Papers)

  • 07/2019 Dr. Yan served as a Special Session Organizer and Chair in IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting held in Atlanta, GA, USA, July 7–12, 2019.

  • 06/2019 Dr. Yan received Summer Faculty Research Fellowship at Howard University.

  • 06/2019 Our work “An enhanced transient solver with dynamic p-adaptation and multirate time integration for electromagnetic and multiphysics simulations” has been published on International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields.

  • 05/2019 Dr. Yan served as an Organizing Committee Member and Short Course/Tutorial Chair in IEEE MTT-S International Conference on Numerical Electromagnetic and Multiphysics Modeling and Optimization (NEMO 2019) held in Cambridge, MA, USA, May 29–31, 2019.

  • 05/2019 Dr. Yan started to serve as an Associate Editor and an Editorial Board Member for International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields (IJNM).

  • 04/2019 Our work “Multiphysics modeling in electromagnetics: Technical challenges and potential solutions” has been published on IEEE Antennas Propagation Magazine.

  • 04/2019 Dr. Yan served as a Special Session Organizer and Chair in 2019 International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES) Symposium held in Miami, FL, USA, April 14–18, 2019.

  • 04/2019 Dr. Yan served as a Judge in Howard University Research Symposium, April 11, 2019.

  • 02/2019 Our work “Electrostatic and magnetostatic properties of random materials” has been published on Physical Review E.

  • 02/2019 Our work “An advanced electromagnetic–plasma simulator based on the discontinuous Galerkin time-domain algorithm with dynamic adaptation and multirate time integration techniques” has been published on IEEE Journal on Multiscale and Multiphysics Computational Techniques.

  • 11/2018 Dr. Yan was recognized as an Outstanding Reviewer by Journal of Computational Physics.

  • 10/2018 Dr. Yan started to serve as a Member of EE/CpE Assessment Committee in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Howard University.

  • 08/2018 Dr. Yan started to serve as an Editorial Board Member for Advances in Mathematical Physics.

  • 08/2018 Dr. Su Yan joined Howard University as an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering.

Awards


  • Edward E. Altschuler AP-S Magazine Prize Paper Award, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society, 2020

  • Faculty Scholar, Junior Faculty Writing and Creative Works Summer Academy, Howard University, 2020

  • ACES Early Career Award, “For contributions to linear and nonlinear electromagnetic and multiphysics modeling and simulation methods." Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society (ACES), 2020

  • Summer Faculty Research Fellowship, Howard University, 2019

  • Outstanding Reviewer, Journal of Computational Physics, 2018

  • Best Student Paper Award, The First Place Winner, ACES, Honolulu, HI, 2016

  • USNC/URSI Travel Fellowship Grant Award, The National Academies (NAS), 2015

  • P. D. Coleman Outstanding Research Award, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2015

  • Yuen T. Lo Outstanding Research Award, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014

  • Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation, Sichuan Provincial People’s Government, China, 2014

  • UIUC List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, Outstanding Rating (top 10%), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Fall 2012

  • Outstanding Graduate Student (Highest honor from the university, ten recipients annually), UESTC, 2011

  • Best Student Paper Award, The First Place Winner, ACES, Williamsburg, VA, 2011

  • Best Student Paper Award, IEEE Chengdu Section, 2010

  • Distinguished Dissertation Award, UESTC, 2005

  • China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) Scholarship, CASC, 2011

  • Scholarship for Graduates, UESTC, The Top Grade, 2006; The 2nd Grade, 2008 and 2009; and The 3rd Grade, 2010

  • People’s Scholarship for Undergraduates, UESTC, The 3rd Grade, 2002; The 2nd Grade, 2003 and 2004; and The 1st Grade, 2005

  • National Mathematical Modeling Competition, The 3rd Award, Sichuan, China, 2003

  • Mathematical Modeling Competition, The 3rd Award, UESTC, 2002