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Luna Yue Huang

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Assistant Teaching Professor
Materials Science & Engineering

  • (206) 616-0918
  • ROB 335
  • eSience


Dr. Luna Yue Huang earned a B.S in Materials Science and Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing in 2000 and a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering and Nanotechnology from the University of Washington, Seattle in 2006. After working as a Professional Engineer, Project Manager, and Task Force lead in the industry, she started to teach engineering courses at college level in 2014. Currently, she is an assistant teaching professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department of the University of Washington, Seattle. She is also the department's industrial relationship coordinator and department's director of the internship program. Her research focuses on Data Science and its application in materials informatics, and computational study of materials' electronic structure. She is teaching Data Science and Materials informatics, Big Data of Materials Science, Integrated Undergraduate Laboratory, and Design in Materials Engineering. 


  • Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, 2006
  • B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2000

Previous appointments

  • Project Manager, P.E. H.W.Lochner