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Yongbo Deng

Associate Prof. Dr. Yongbo Deng

Optimization and Inverse Design
Phone: +49 721 608-22512
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Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Institute of Microstructure Technology
Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen


CURRICULUM VITAE

Yongbo Deng received his Ph.D. degree from the Chinese Academy of Sciences with deriving an Outstanding Graduate Student Award, in 2012. After completing graduation, he derived his Assistant Professor position in State Key Laboratory of Applied Optics, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences. In 2014, he began his Associate Professor position in the same institute. During this period, he derived a Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, a Guest Professor Fellowship of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, and Membership of Youth Innovation Promotion Association of Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Currently, he has authored and coauthored about 50 journal publications and one 1st authored Springer book, in the area of micro/nano technology. He is the 1st author of 7 issued Chinese patents on Microfluidics and Nano-optics, and coauthor of 4 issued Chinese patents on Microfluidics. He has derived several scientific funding and grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China, National High Technology Program of China, Science and Technology Development Program of Changchun City, etc. He is Editorial Board Member of Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering (CJME), Senior Member of Chinese Society of Micro-Nano Technology, Member of International Society of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, and Member of Youth Innovation Association of Chinese Academy of Sciences.

 

Research Interests

  • Applications of optimization-based inverse design and control methods in micro/nano technology
  • Differential equation constrained optimization and inverse problem, especially topology optimization and optimal control methods

 

Research Experience

  • Humboldt Fellow (Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers), 09/2018 – now, Institute of Microstructure Technology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
  • Associate Professor, 09/2014 – now, State Key Laboratory of Applied Optics, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Guest Professor, 09/2017 – 11/2017 & 05/2016 – 07/2016, Institute of Microstructure Technology (IMT), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
  • Scientific Staff, 12/2014 – 03/2015, Laboratory of Simulation, Department of Microsystems Engineering - IMTEK, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • Assistant Professor, 07/2012 – 09/2014, State Key Laboratory of Applied Optics, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

 

Education

  • PhD 09/2007 – 05/2012, State Key Laboratory of Applied Optics, Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences;
  • BS 09/2003 – 06/2007, College of Electromechanical Engineering, Qingdao University

Key Publications

  1. Yongbo Deng, Yihui Wu, Zhenyu Liu, Topology optimization theory for laminar flow, Feb. 2018, Springer
  2. Yongbo Deng, Dario Mager, Yue Bai, Teng Zhou, Zhenyu Liu, Liping Wen, Yihui Wu, Jan G. Korvink, Micro-textures inversely designed for robust Cassie mode of super-hydrophobicity, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 2018, 341, 113-132.
  3. Yongbo Deng, Jan G. Korvink, Self-consistent adjoint analysis for topology optimization of electromagnetic waves, Journal of Computational Physics, 2018, 361, 353–376.
  4. Teng Zhou, Tong Liu, Yongbo Deng, Limin Chen, Shizhi Qian, Zhenyu Liu, Design of microfluidic channel networks with specified output flow rates using the CFD-based optimization method, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 2017, 21, 11.
  5. Yongbo Deng, Jan G. Korvink, Topology optimization method for three dimensional electromagnetic waves, Proceedings of Royal Society A, 2016, 472, 20150835.
  6. Yongbo Deng, Zhenyu Liu, Chao Song, Peng Hao, Yihui Wu, Yongmin Liu, Jan G. Korvink, Topology optimization of metal nanostructures for localized surface plasmon resonances, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 2016, 53, 967-972.
  7. Yongbo Deng, Zhenyu Liu, Chao Song, Junfeng Wu, Yongshun Liu, Yihui Wu, Topology optimization based computational design methodology for surface plasmon polaritons, Plasmonics, 2015, 10, 569-583.
  8. Xun Liu, Yuan Ji, Yongbo Deng, Yihui Wu, Advection of droplet collision in centrifugal microfluidics, Physics of Fluids, 2019, 31, 032003.
  9. Yongbo Deng, Jianhua Fan, Song Zhou, Teng Zhou, Junfeng Wu, Yin Li, Ming Xuan, Yihui Wu, Euler force actuation mechanism for siphon valving in CD-like microfluidic chips, Biomicrofluidics. 2014, 8, 024101.
  10. Teng Zhou, Zhenyu Liu, Yihui Wu, Yongbo Deng, Yongshun Liu, Geng Liu, Hydrodynamic particle focusing design using fluid-particle interaction, Biomicrofluidics. 2013, 7, 054104.