Sophia Chao-Wei Huang
Esser-Kahn Group

Sophia Chao-Wei Huang

Sophia grew up in Tainan, an ancient little city in Taiwan. Having grown up in the semiconductor tech hub of Taiwan, she's always had a soft spot for the science behind electronic devices. During undergrad, she developed a love for polymer and biomedical materials, which became the focus of her undergraduate research project. She later worked on organic optoelectronic devices for her master's at National Taiwan University and her internship at the National Institute of Materials Science (NIMS) in Japan.

Bachelor's
Chemical engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan, 2016
Professor Jui-Che Lin

Master's
Chemical engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 2018
Professor Wen-Chang Chen

"Anything is possible. It’s explaining that’s the tricky part."

Piezoelectric mechanically responsive materials.