Rowan Group

Kevin Yao

Kevin hails from Vancouver, Canada. He is a Chemistry and Philosophy major of the class of 2024 at the University of Chicago. He joined the lab in Fall 2021, working with Nanetta Pon on squidbeak-inspired with mechanical gradients. In his spare time, he enjoys going to musicals and demonstrating his Canadian patriotism by putting u’s in words and not understanding Fahrenheit.

Kevin’s Research is currently focued on squidbeak-inspired CNC-based materials.