Smart Hybrid Materials (SHMs)
Khashab Research Group
Innovatively Functionalized Nanomaterials for Biomedical, Sensing and Composites Applications


Yung-Lin Yang

PhD Student
​Ph.D. Student (1st year, Subgroup II: Sensing materials)

Selected Publications

  • Y-L Yang, B Rajagopal, C-F Lian, C-C Chen, H-P Lai, C-H Chou, Y-P Lee, Y-L Yang, C-L Ou, P-Co Lin Chemoselective synthesis of aryl carboxamido sulfonic acid derivatives. Tetrahedron 2013, 69, 2640-2646 
  • Y-L Yang, Y-P Lee, Y-L Yang, P-C Lin Traceless Labeling of Glycoproteins and Its Application to the Study of Glycoprotein−Protein Interactions. Chemical Biology 2014, 9, 390-397
  • C-C Chen, Y-L Yang, C-L Ou, C-h Chou, C-C Liaw, P-C Lin Direct monitoring of chemical transformations by combining thin layer chromatography with nanoparticle-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry. Analyst 2013, 138, 1379-1385


  • ​Ph.D. in Chemistry, KAUST, KSA, 2016 - present
  • M.S. in Chemistry, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2012
  • B.S. in Agronomy, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2010

Professional Profile

  • Post-graduate Research Assistant, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 2015 - 2016
  • Researcher, Nantex Chemical Industry Co., Ltd, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 2013 - 2015

KAUST Affiliations

  • Advanced Membranes and Porous Materials Center (AMPMC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)​