Dr Haitao Ye

Reader in Nanotechnology Science 

Phone number: 0121 204 3526
Email: h.ye AT aston.ac.uk 
Room number: N617  

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. 

Qualifications & Education 
  • 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.
Teaching activity
  • 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
Research interests 

1. Diamond based electronic devices and memory devices
2. Carbon-based nanomaterials for energy application
3. Diamond suface engineering for biomedical application

Recent research funding
  • EPSRC e-future feasibility grant
  • EPSRC Grant (EP/K003070/1) 
  • EPSRC Grant (EP/H034269/1)
  • EPSRC Nanotechnology KTN Industrial PhD Case Studentship
  • Marie Curie FP7-People-IRSES
  • Marie Curie FP7-People-IIF
  • Marie Curie Horizon2020 -IF

If you are interested in joining us or collaborating, please get in touch by e-mail.

We are always keen to support post-graduate researches, visiting scholars, and emerging early-career researchers. There are a number of excellent funding options available (however, they need to be applied for 6 - 12 months in advance).

Membership of Professional Bodies
  • Member of Institute of Engineering and Technology (MIET)
  • Member of Materials Research Society
  • Charted Engineer (CEng)
Current Research Group Members
  • Dr. Meiyong Liao, Marie Curie Fellow (2014-)
  • Dr. Xue Bai, Marie Curie Fellow (2015-)
  • Alice Li, PhD Student 
  • Vojtech Kundrat, PhD student
  • Jamie Coathup, PhD student
  • Tingting Hao, Visiting Scholar
  • Bo Yan, Visiting Scholar
  • Conghui Liu, Visiting Scholar


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