• Dr. Ying Wang won the prestigious NSF CAREER award!
  • Dr. Ying Wang won the prestigious 2023 Department of Energy  Early Career Award!
  • Our group is proud to be part of NSF MERSEC center.  Look forward to work with our colleagues on  strained magnetic membranes.
  • Welcome Hongrui and Haolin join our group as PhD students
  • Welcome Carter Fox join our group as a PhD student.


  • Welcome master student Alva Liew!
  • Our group became part of a Superseed project  supported by UW Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC).
  • Professor Wang attended the Big Ten Women’s Workshop in Chicago.
  • Our members supported Pre-College Enrichment Opportunity Program for Learning Excellence (PEOPLE) summer program.
  • Welcome undergraduate students Jamie Yoo, Haolin You, Pratham Jatin Sarvaiya and Hery Shin joining our group!
  •  Prof. Wang gave one invited talk in APS March Meeting,’phase transition in two dimensional materials and their optical applications‘ 
  • Welcome master student Aohan Gu joining our lab!


  • Our group won the grant from Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) Fall Research Competition!
  • The work ‘Direct electrical modulation of second-order optical susceptibility via phase transitions’ led by Prof. Wang is published on Nature Electronics
  • Professor Wang served as a faculty guest in the Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Learning Community seminar
  • Welcome a new member Yulu Mao to our group!
  • Welcome a new member Taewoo Lee to our group!
  • Congratulations to Haotian, awarded as Procknow graduate fellowship!


  • Prof Wang gave an invited talk  in NEAR SPOTLIGHT SERIES, Grainger Institute, ‘Electrical Phase Engineering on Quantum Material’  
  • Welcome a new member Haolin Li to our group!
  • Welcome a new member Haotian Jiang to our group!
  • We are very excited to open a new lab ‘ Nanoscale Quantum Materials and Devices’ at UW-Madison. Go Badgers!