The William States Lee College of Engineering

Dr. In Hong Yang, Ph.D

Assistant professssor

Mechanical Engineering, Neural Engineering

UNC Charlotte


Mission Statement:

Dr. Yang’s research involves Regenerative Neural Engineering.  Dr. Yang uses models of Disease/Organs on a Chip and Bioelectronic Medicine to study the repair and regeneration of diseased or damaged nerve tissues. Current research topics: (1) Identification of drugs for axon growth and chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy,  (2) Bioelectronic Medicine:  Neural activity-dependent myelination by electrical, optogenetic, and magnetic stimulation,  (3) Bionic nerve interface for neural prosthetics.



Contact Information:




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