Honors and Recognition

Honors Spotlight:

Guihua Yu

Guihua Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Materials Science & Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Cockrell School of Engineering

Recipient of the Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

The Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation names as Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholars individuals who have created an outstanding independent body of scholarship in the chemical sciences and are deeply committed to education. Dr. Yu’s research contribution is focused on rational design and synthesis of functional nanoscale materials, fundamental understanding of their chemical and physical properties, and development of large-scale assembly and integration strategies to enable their technologically important applications in energy, electronics, environment and life sciences. He joins a select group of only 13 premier researchers nation-wide recognized by the foundation in 2017.