Yifan Fang

Yifan Fang, PhD

Technology Specialist | Electrical & Computer Technologies
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  • BS, Physics, Wuhan University
  • PhD, Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, Stony Brook University

Key Technologies

  • Quantum Science
  • Optics
  • Semiconductors

Practice Groups


  • Japanese
  • Mandarin Chinese

Admitted to Practice

  • Not yet admitted to practice


  • New York


Yifan Fang assists the Electrical & Computer Technologies Practice in patent prosecution. She has extensive knowledge in atomic and optical physics, quantum physics, opto-electronics, and semiconductors.

Prior to joining Wolf Greenfield, Yifan completed her doctoral research at Stony Brook University in the laser cooling lab, where she studied the characteristics of a novel optical force. As a Licensing Specialist intern at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), she assessed the patentability for several semiconductor-related inventions, including a chip manufacturing technology. She was also part of a team of BNL researchers that won first place in the 2021 National Labs Accelerator Pitch Event.