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  • 2015 Ph. D. (Materials Science and Engineering), National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan


  • 2017.02- Assistant professor, Graduate Institute of Biomedical Materials and Tissue Engineering
  • 2015-2017 Postdoctoral Fellow, Materials Science and Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, USA


  • 2018 Young Investigator Award - Second Prize

                 The 3rd Global Conference on Biomedical Engineering (2018GCBME)

  • 2017 Young Investigator Award

The 4th International Symposium of Materials on Regenerative Medicine. (4th ISOMRM)

  • 2015 Oral Presentation Award

The 5th Asian Biomaterials Congress (ABMC5), Taiwan

  • 2014 11th National Innovation Award 國家新創獎

Institute for Biotechnology and Medicine Industry, Taiwan

  • 2014 7th World Congress on Preventive and Regenerative Medicine Poster Award
  • 2014 Postdoctoral Research Abroad Program - Postdoctoral Scholarship Ministry of Science and Technology, R.O.C, Taiwan
  • 2014 5th LCY Education Foundation Scholarship LCY Chemical Corp., Taiwan
  • 2014 Graduate Student Research Paper Competition – Gold Award Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, R.O.C, Taiwan
  • 2014 China/Taiwan Cross-Strait Biomaterials and Drug Delivery Symposium-Oral Award
  • 2013 Taiwan Materials Research Society- Poster Award Taiwan Materials Research Society
  • 2009 Biotechnology Research and Application Innovation Competition – Silver Award Ministry of Economic Affairs, R.O.C, Taiwan
  • 2009 Entrepreneurial Funding Competition - Entrepreneurial Award Polaris Securities Co., Ltd, Taiwan
  • 2009Entrepreneurial Funding Competition - Silver Award Industrial Bank of Taiwan

Research Interests

  • Soft Biomaterials
  • Drug Delivery system
  • Neural engineering
  • Ultra-compliant bioelectronics


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Deep Brain Stimulation Medicine & Life Sciences
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Projects 2017 2020


Huang, W.


Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology


Huang, W.


Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology


Huang, W.


Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology


Huang, W.


Project: C - Project of Alliancei - National Taipei University of Technology


Huang, W.


Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

Research Output 2009 2019

  • 317 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 20 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Review article

Gene-Embedded Nanostructural Biotic-Abiotic Optoelectrode Arrays Applied for Synchronous Brain Optogenetics and Neural Signal Recording

Huang, W. C., Chi, H. S., Lee, Y. C., Lo, Y. C., Liu, T. C., Chiang, M. Y., Chen, H. Y., Li, S. J., Chen, Y. Y. & Chen, S. Y., Mar 27 2019, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 11, 12, p. 11270-11282 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Fabrication of co-electrodeposition of plasma proteins/iridium oxide hybrid films

Huang, C. N., Tang, Z. T., Chan, F. E., Burnouf, T., Huang, W. C. & Chen, P. C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Ceramics International.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Blood Proteins
9 Citations (Scopus)

Ultracompliant Hydrogel‐Based Neural Interfaces Fabricated by Aqueous‐Phase Microtransfer Printing

Wei‐Chen, H., Ong, X-C., Soo, K. I., Chaitanya, G., Fisher, L. E., Haosheng, W., K., F. G., A., G. R. & J., B. C., May 24 2018, In : Advanced Functional Materials. 0, 0

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultra-compliant peripheral nerve cuff electrode with hydrogel adhesion

Ong, X. C., Huang, W. C., Kwon, I. S., Gopinath, C., Wu, H., Fisher, L. E., Gaunt, R. A., Bettinger, C. J. & Fedder, G. K., Apr 24 2018, 2018 IEEE Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, MEMS 2018. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2018-January. p. 376-379 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Citations (Scopus)

A proof-of-principle simulation for closed-loop control based on preexisting experimental thalamic DBS-enhanced instrumental learning

Wang, C. F., Yang, S-H., Lin, S. H., Chen, P. C., Lo, Y. C., Pan, H. C., Lai, H. Y., Liao, L. D., Lin, C. H., Chen, H. Y., Huang, W. C., Huang, W. J. & Chen, Y. Y., May 1 2017, In : Brain Stimulation. 10, 3, p. 672-683 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Operant Conditioning
Deep Brain Stimulation
Intralaminar Thalamic Nuclei
Essential Tremor