student and faculty conducting research

PhDs and Post-Doctoral Students

Materials Science and Engineering

PhD Candidates


Yang Hu

  • Advisor:
    • Jian-Min Zuo
  • Departments:
    • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Areas of Expertise:
      • Transmission electron microscopy
      • Mechanical metallurgy
      • Ultrafast laser

Sang Yup Kim

  • Advisor:
    • Scott R. White
  • Departments:
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Materials Science and Engineering
    • Mechanical Science and Engineering
  • Areas of Expertise:
      • self-healing composite
      • composite manufacturing
      • fracture mechanics
      • solid mechanics
      • fiber-reinforced polymer composite

Yu Hao Liu

  • Advisor:
    • John A. Rogers
  • Departments:
    • Electrical and Computer Engineering
    • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Areas of Expertise:
      • Micro-, Nano-fabrication
      • Wearable, Flexible Electronics
      • Semiconductor
      • Biomedical sensors
      • Prosthesis control

Chi Hang Boyce Tsang

  • Advisor:
    • Steve Granick
  • Departments:
    • Materials Science and Engineering
    • Physics
  • Areas of Expertise:
      • Polymer science
      • Colloids
      • Emulsions
      • Optics
      • Microscopy
      • Programming
      • Matlab

You Zhai

  • Advisor:
    • Moonsub Shim
  • Departments:
    • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Areas of Expertise:
      • Nanomaterials
      • Chemistry synthesis
      • Semiconductor
      • Physical characterization

Postdoctoral Researchers