Yin Yeh

Professor Emeritus of Applied Science


Applied Science

Offices and Labs

225 Walker Hall
(916) 752-1924


1965 PhD Physics Columbia University
1960 BS Physics Massachusetts Institute of Technology


JSPS Senior Faculty Fellowship, 2000.

Department and Center Affiliations

Department of Applied Science
Center for Biophotonics Science and Technology


Biophysical Society
American Physical society
Sigma Xi

Graduate Groups not Housed in CBS

Applied Science - Engineering


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  • Yeh Y. and Feeney, R.E.. 1996. Antifreeze proteins: Structures and mechanisms of function. . Chemical Reviews. 96:601-617
  • Bianco, P.R., Brewer, L.R., Corzett, M., Balhorn, R., Yeh, Y. Kowalczykowski, S.C., & Baskin, R.J., (2001). Processive translocation and DNA unwinding by individual RecBCD enzyme molecules, Nature 409: 374-378.
  • Zepeda, S., Orme, C., & Yeh, Y. (2001). Atomic force microscope chamber for in situ studies of ice. Rev. Sci. Instru., 72:4159-4163.
  • Tsvetkova, N.M., Phillips, B.L., Krishnan, V.V., Feeney, R.E., Fink, W.H., Crowe, J.H., Risbud, S.H., Tablin, F. & Yeh, Y., (2002). Dynamics of antifreeze glycoproteins in the presence of ice. Biophys. J. 82:464-473.
  • Nguyen, D.H., Fink, W.H., Colvin, M.E., Yeh, Y. & Feeney, R.E., (2002) Role of intermolecular interactions to the mechanism of action of winter flounder antifreeze protein. Biophys. J. 82:2892-2905.
  • Noy, A., Zepeda, S., Orme, C.A., Yeh, Y. & De Yoreo, J.J., (2003) Entropic barriers in nanoscale adhesion studied by variable temperature chemical force microscopy. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 125: 1356-1362.
  • Zepeda, S., Yeh, Y. & Noy, A., (2003) Determination of energy barriers for intermolecular interactions by variable temperature dynamic force spectroscopy. Langmuir 19: 1457-1461.