Princeton University, Princeton, N.J., Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (1988-1993)
Syracuse University, Syracuse, N.Y., M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (1986-1988)
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, M.E. in Engineering Mechanics (1982-1985)
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, B.E. in Engineering Mechanics (1977-1982)
Theory of piezoelectricity
Theories of plates, shells and rods
Waves and vibration
Modeling of electromechanical materials and devices
X. Y. Dai, F. Zhu, Z. H. Qian and J. S. Yang, Electric potential and carrier distribution
in a piezoelectric semiconductor nanowire in time-harmonic bending vibration, Nano Energy, 43,
Y. X. Luo, C. L. Zhang, W. Q. Chen and J. S. Yang, Piezopotential in a bended composite
fiber made of a semiconductive core and of two piezoelectric layers with opposite polarities,
Nano Energy, 54, 341-348, 2018.
F. Zhu, S. H. Ji, J. Q. Zhu, Z. H. Qian and J. S. Yang, Study on the influence of
semiconductive property for the improvement of nanogenerator by wave mode approach, Nano
Energy, 52, 474-484, 2018.
G. L. Wang, J. X. Liu, CX. L. Liu, W. J. Feng and J. S. Yang, Extensional vibration
characteristics and screening of polarization charges in a ZnO piezoelectric semiconductor
nanofiber, J. Appl. Phys., 124, 094502, 2018.
R. R. Cheng, C. L. Zhang, W. Q. Chen and J. S. Yang, Piezotronic effects in the extension
of a composite fiber of piezoelectric dielectrics and nonpiezoelectric semiconductors, J. Appl.
Phys., 124, 064506, 2018.
H. J. He, J. S. Yang, J. A. Kosinski and H. F. Zhang, Scalar differential equations for
transversely varying thickness modes in doubly-rotated quartz crystal sensors, IEEE Sensors
Letters, 2, 2501004, 2018.
Z. N. Zhao, B. Wang, Z. H. Qian and J. S. Yang, Trapped-energy thickness-extensional mode
of a partially electroded ZnO thin film resonator, IEEE Trans. Ultrason., Ferroelect., Freq.
Contr., 65, 1669-1679, 2018.
J.-H. Jin and J. S. Yang, Energy conversion efficiency of a piezo-thermoelectric material,
Journal of Electronic Materials, 47, 4533-4538, 2018.
G. Y. Yang, J. K. Du, J. Wang and J. S. Yang, Extension of a piezoelectric semiconductor
fiber with consideration of electrical nonlinearity, Acta Mechanica, 229, 4663-4676, 2018.
X. Y. Dai, Z. H. Qian and J. S. Yang, A semi-analytical solution for electric double layers
near an elliptical cylinder, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 34, 62-67, 2018.
Y. X. Luo, R. R. Cheng, C. L. Zhang, W. Q. Chen and J. S. Yang, Electromechanical fields
near a circular PN junction between two piezoelectric semiconductors, Acta Mechanica Solida
Sinica, 31, 127-140, 2018.
G. L. Wang, J. X. Liu, W. J. Feng and Jiashi Yang, Mechanically, electrically and
magnetically imperfect interface conditions via first-order plate theory, Mechanics Research
Communications, 94, 110-113, 2018.
S. T. Lu, C. L. Zhang, W. Q. Chen and J. S. Yang, Two-dimensional equations for thin-films
of ionic conductors, Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 39, 1071-1088, 2018.
G. Y. Yang, J. K. Du, J. Wang and J. S. Yang, Electromechanical fields in a nonuniform
piezoelectric semiconductor rod, Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, 13, 103-120,
J. S. Yang, Vibration of Piezoelectric Crystal Plates, World Scientific, 2013.
J. S. Yang, Antiplane Motions of Piezoceramics and Acoustic Wave Devices, World Scientific,
J. S. Yang, Analysis of Piezoelectric Devices, World Scientific, 2006.
J. S. Yang, The Mechanics of Piezoelectric Structures, World Scientific, 2006.
J. S. Yang, An Introduction to the Theory of Piezoelectricity, Springer, 2005, 2018.