Poya Yasaei Picture


Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering, 2015 University of Illinois at Chicago Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, 2012 Sharif University of technology  

Journal Publications

4. Bimodal Phonon Scattering in Graphene Grain Boundaries. Nano Letters, 15 (7), 4532 4540, 2015. P. Yasaei, A. Fathizadeh, R. Hantehzadeh, A. K. Majee, A. El-Ghandour, D. Estrada, C. Foster, Z. Aksamija, F. Khalili-Araghi, and A. Salehi-Khojin. 3. High Quality Black Phosphorus Atomic Layers by Liquid Phase Exfoliation. Advanced Materials, 27 (11), 1887 1892, 2015. P. Yasaei, B. Kumar, T. Foroozan, C. Wang, M. Asadi, D. Tuschel, J. Ernesto. Indacochea, R. Klie, A. Salehi-Khojin. 2. Chemical sensing with switchable transport channels in graphene grain boundaries. Nature Communications, 5, 10.1038/ncomms5911. P. Yasaei, B. Kumar, R. Hantehzadeh, M. Kayyalha, A. Baskin, N. Repnin, C. Wang, R. F. Klie, Y. P. Chen, P. Kral, A. Salehi-Khojin. 1. The Role of External Defects in Chemical Sensing of Graphene Field-Effect Transistors.  Nano Letters, 3 (5), 1962-1968, 2013. B. Kumar, K. Min, M. Bashirzadeh, A. Barati-Farimani, M.-H. Bae, D. Estrada, , Y. D. Kim, P. Yasaei, Y. D. Park, E. Pop, N. R. Aluru, A. Salehi-Khojin.

Research Interests

– Development of 2D material systems: Graphene, Transition Metal Dichalcogenides, Phosphorene – Development of novel chemical, biological, and environmental sensors – Thermal transport in nanoscale and dimensionally confined systems – Novel energy generation, conversion, and storage systems

Other Interests and Hobbies

Outdoor activities, Travelling, Skiing, Swimming, Tennis