Amy Shen

Professor
Ph.D. Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 2000
Email: amy.shen at oist.jp
 
 

Professional Experience

  • Professor, Micro/Bio/Nanofluidics Unit, Okinawa Institute of Technology Graduate University, July 2014–present
  • Adjunct Professor, Micro/Bio/Nanofluidics Unit, Okinawa Institute of Technology Graduate University, February 2014–June 2014
  • Associate Professor with tenure, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Washington, September 2008–June 2014
  • Affiliate Associate Professor, Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center (DERC), University of Washington, 2011–2014
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Washington University in St. Louis, 2002–2008
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, 2000– 2002

Awards

  • Fulbright Scholar Award, 2013-2014
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2007-2012
  • Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award, 2003-2004
  • Best paper award, Particle Technology Forum, AICHE meeting, 2008
  • Elected member of Honor Society of Pi Tau Sigma, 2004
  • Video awards, Gallery of fluid motion, American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics, 2001 & 2003
  • Poster award, Gallery of fluid motion, American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics, 2001
  • Elected member of Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, 1999
  • Dissertation Completion Fellowship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1999
  • Summer Fellow in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Program, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998

Publications (see full list here)