Research Associate

Cheng Yan

Title: Associate Professor, Master Supervisor
Subject: Electron Microscopy
Phone: +86-021-62511070
Fax: +86-021-62524192
Address: 865 Changning Road, Shanghai,China, 200050


2011.01-now   Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology





2004.09-2011.01   Beijing University of Technology   Ph.D. in Physics


2011.01-now   Shanghai Institute of Microsystem And Information Technology


She presided over NSFC program, and participated in National IC Research Program, National Key Research Program, and also. She has won The CAS K. C. Wong talent award, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation and its Special Foundation.


1. Y.H. Zheng, M.J. Xia, Y. Cheng, F. Rao, K.Y. Ding, W.L. Liu, J. Yu, Z.T. Song and S.L. Feng. Direct observation of metastable face-centered cubic Sb2Te3 crystal. Nano Research, 2016, DOI: 10.1007/s12274-016-1221-8.

2. K.Y. Ding, F. Rao, S.L. Lv, Y. Cheng, W.L. Liu and Z.T. Song. Low-energy amorphization of Ti1Sb2Te5 phase change alloy induced by TiTe2 Nano-lamellae. Scientific Reports, 2016, 6: 30645.

3. Y.H. Zheng, Y. Cheng, M. Zhu, X.L. Ji, Q. Wang, S.N. Song, Z.T. Song, W.L. Liu and S.L. Feng. A candidate Zr-doped Sb2Te alloy for phase change memory application. Apply Physics Letters, 2016, 108: 052107.

4. F. Rao, Z.T. Song, Y. Cheng, X.S. Liu, M.J. Xia, W. Li, K.Y. Ding, X.F. Feng, M. Zhu and S.L. Feng, Direct observation of titanium-centered octahedral in titanium–antimony–tellurium phase-change material. Nature communications, 2015, 6:10040.

5. M. Zhu, M.J. Xia, Z.T. Song, Y. Cheng, L.C. Wu, F. Rao, S.N. Song, M. Wang, Y.G. Lv and S.L. Feng, Understanding the crystallization behavior of as-deposited Ti–Sb–Te alloys through real-time radial distribution functions. Nanoscale, 2015, 7: 9935.

6. M.J. Xia, M. Zhu, Y.C. Wang, Z.T. Song,F. Rao,L.C. Wu, Y. Cheng and S.N. Song, Ti−Sb−Te alloy: a candidate for fast and long-life phase-change memory. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7: 7627.