About me

Andy Wang, PhD

I am a leading researcher in the Biointerface Group (headed by Prof Shery Huang) on the UK Global Talent Visa scheme. I acquired my Bachelors’ degree in mechanical engineering from Tsinghua University (2016), and PhD degree from Cambridge University Engineering Department (2021).

My research focuses on additive manufacturing of bioelectronic and wearable devices for sensing, internet-of-things and health monitoring.

2021 –

Research Associate, Biological and Electronic Material Processing and Analytics

University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering (supervisor, Prof Shery Huang)

2016 – 2021

PhD, Mechanical and Materials Engineering

University of Cambridge, Department of Engineering (supervisor, Prof Shery Huang)

2012 – 2016

BSc, Mechanical Engineering and Automation

Tsinghua University, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Teaching recognition

I have been accredited the Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) in 2021

In Cambridge, I have been teaching tutorials since 2018, with over 150 hours of teaching experience


First Prize for Poster in Cambridge Precision Health Initiative

Cambridge Precision Health Initiative, 2022

Finalist in STEM for Britain Poster Competition

The UK Parliamentary & Scientific Committee, 2022

St Catharine’s College Prize for Distinction in Research

St Catharine’s College, Cambridge, 2020

Ford of Britain Fund Conference Grant

Department of Engineering, Cambridge, 2019

St Catharine’s College Travel and Conference Grant

St Catharine’s College, Cambridge, 2018 & 2019

Tsinghua University Prize for Distinction in Research

Tsinghua University, Beijing, 2016

Tsinghua University Undergraduate Research Grant

Tsinghua University, Beijing, 2015