Dr Haitao Ye

Aston Institute of Materials Research (AIMR)

Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies (AIPT)

Reader in Nanotechnology Science

Phone number: 0121 204 3526
Email: h.ye@aston.ac.uk
Room number: NW617 


Dr Ye is a Reader in Nanotechnology Science and Final Year Tutor in the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Power Engineering, School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University. 

Dr Haitao Ye
  • PhD in Electronic Engineering, University College London, UK  
  • MEng in Materials Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • BEng in Materials Science, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China   
  • I am currently Reader in Nanotechnology Science at School of Engineering and Applied Science, Aston University.
  • Previously I worked as Research Fellow at London Center for Nanotechnology, UK and NTT Basic Research Labs, Japan.
  • EE3NPD Network Product Development (Final Year)
  • ME1600 Electronic Engineering Foundation  (First Year)
  • AP3NAN Nanomaterials and Applications (Third Year Applied Physics)
  • BEng/MEng/MSc Final Year Research Projects
  • ERASMUS Student Research Projects
  1. Diamond and related materials synthesis and characterisation
  2. Diamond based electronic and photonic devices for harsh environments 
  3. Ferroelectric/multiferroics and impedance spectroscopy 
  4. Novel coatings and nanoparticle for antimicrobial resistance agents
  • EPSRC e-future feasibility grant
  • EPSRC Grant (EP/K003070/1) , GBP100k, Principle Investigator
  • EPSRC Grant (EP/H034269/1), GBP132k, Co-investigator
  • EPSRC Nanotechnology KTN Industrial PhD Case Studentship, GBP90k, Principle Investigator
  • Marie Curie FP7-People-IRSES (2012-2016), "CarnoNASA", EUR223k, coordinator
  • Marie Curie FP7-People-IIF, "CNTBUS", EUR279k, coordinator
  • Marie Curie FP7-People-IIF, "MPIS-FET", EUR279k, coordinator
  • Marie Curie Horizon2020-IF,"RULE-THERM", EUR196k, coordinator
  • Marie Curie Horizon2020-RISE (2017-2021), "D-SPA", EUR720k, coordinator.
  • Lloyd’s Registrar Foundation Award (2017-2020), GBP50k, coordinator.

  • Miba Coatings Group (UK) matched industrial PhD studentship, GBP60k, Principle Investigator

  • CMST COST Action CM1403, The European upconversion network.
  • Innovate UK Shanghai-UK Industrial Challenge Programme (2018-2020), GBP500k, co-investigator.
  • MoST (China) International Joint Project with University of Science and Technology Beijing (2018-2020), RMB4.35m, co-investigator. 


  • Ruoying Zhang, 2017- 
  • David Coathup, 2013-
  • Kassam Ahmed, 2016- (joint)
  • Vojtech Kundrat, 2011-2015
  • Alice Li, 2011-2015
  • Shi Su, 2009-2013
  • Member of Institute of Engineering and Technology (MIET)
  • Member of Materials Research Society
  • Charted Engineer (CEng)
  • Member of The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (DGA)