Anna Yang

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Professional Teaching Fellow

Research | Current

  • Developing open-ended experiments and abbreviated argument-based report for first-year university physics (Schuler Educational Enhancement and Development Fund for Innovation in Teaching; SEED 2017).
  • Harnessing consumer electronics for science learning (Learning Enhancement Grant; LEG 2013/2014).

Teaching | Current

  • Physics 91F - Foundation Physics I
  • Physics 92F - Foundation Physics II

Postgraduate supervision

Former BTech (Hons) student

2015 Neelam Hari Interactive Playground: Beambox 

Distinctions/Honours

CLeaR Fellow in Teaching and Learning for 2015 on the theme Student engagement and achievement (CLeaR fellows and teaching cases).

Responsibilities

  • Laboratory and tutorial coordination for Physics 91F, 92F, 160FC and 160SC.
  • Teaching assistant support and development in first-year physics courses.
  • Teaching laboratory coordination.

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Yang, Y. (2011). Phase and Amplitude Optimisation in Fourier-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography using a Programmable Optical Spectral Filter The University of Auckland. ResearchSpace@Auckland. Related URL.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/6664
  • Wenas, Y. C., Yang, Y., & Vanholsbeeck, F. (2009). Introducing Tutorials in a physics service course. Paper presented at National UniServe Conference: Motivating science undergraduates: Ideas and Interventions, Sydney, Australia. 30 October - 2 December 2009. (pp. 1).
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Frederique Vanholsbeeck

Contact details

Office hours

Drop-in hours: 

[Physics 92F] TBA.

[Physics 160]  At Physics Teaching Laboratory (303-G03):

  • 9.45 - 10.15 on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and
  • 13.45 - 14.15 from Monday to Thursday.

Also available by appointment.