Sang M. Han


Phone: 505-277-3118

Physical Address

Room 2047
Centennial Engineering Center

Mailing Address

MSC 01 1120
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070

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Nanoscience and Micorsystems Program

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara

BS, Chemical Engineering w/ Honors , University of California, Berkley


Dr. Han is a Professor in the Departments of Chemical & Biological Engineering and Electrical & Computer Engineering at the University of New Mexico (UNM). He earned his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of California at Santa Barbara and his B.S. in Chemical Engineering with Honors from the University of California at Berkeley. His current research topics include (1) selective growth of Ge quantum structures and high--‐quality heteroepitaxial films on Si; (2) III--‐V integration on engineered Ge--‐ on--‐Si virtual substrates for photovoltaic, electronic, and sensor; (3) hybrid micro/nanofluidic systems for advanced bioseparation and analysis; (4) synthetic modification of semiconductor surfaces; and (5) nanocrystal synthesis and surface functionalization for nonlinear optical and biological applications. Dr. Han is a recipient of an STC.UNM Creative Award in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013, a UNM Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award in 2005, and an NSF Career Award in 2001. He has 45 publications in peer- ‐reviewed journals and over 140 invited/contributed papers at academic institutions and conferences. Dr. Han has eight issued U.S. patents.