People

Principal Investigator

Ting Zhu

Professor
Woodruff Faculty Fellow
Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering
School of Materials Science and Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology

Experience

2015 – now, Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
2010 – 2015, Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
2005 – 2010, Assistant Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
2004 – 2005, Postdoctoral Associate in Professor Zhigang Suo‘s group at Harvard University
2001 – 2004, Research Assistant in Professor Sidney Yip‘s group at MIT

Education

Ph.D., 2004, Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Ph.D., 1999, Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, China
B.S., 1995, Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, China

Honors and Awards

 

Graduate Students

hlou_150x150Hao Luo

Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2012~present)
B.S., Mechanics, Peking University (2012)

Research: Lithium batteries

 

 

BaolinWangBaolin Wang

Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2015~present)
M.S., Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2015)
B.S., Mechanics, University of Science and Technology of China (2012)

Research: Sodium batteries

 

Yin ZhangYin Zhang

Ph.D. student, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2015~present)
B.S., Mechanics, Peking University (2015)

Research: Nanomechanics

 

 

Postdoc

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Dengke Chen

Postdoc, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2015~present)
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston (2010~2015)

Research: Hydrogen embrittlement

 

 

Alumni

Shan Huang

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2007-2011)
M.S., Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, University of Notre Dame (2007)
B.S., Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China (2005)

Research: Lithium batteries and hydrogen embrittlement

 

Yuan Zhong

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2006-2012)
B.S., Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, China (2006)

Research: NiTi shape memory alloys

 

Sankar Narayanan

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2009-2014)
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University (2009)
B-Tech, National Institute of Technology, Calicut (2006)

Research: Irradiation damage in nuclear materials

 

Feifei Fan

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2010-2015)
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno (2008)
B.S., Engineering Mechanics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (2005)

Current position: Assistant professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno

 

Zhi Zeng

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2010-2017)
M.S., Solid Mechanics, Fudan University (2010)
B.S., Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Fudan University (2007)

Research: Mechanics of heterogeneous nanostructured materials

 

Visitors

Current

  • Yan Li (Ph.D. student, Tsinghua University, China, 2017)
  • Peng Wang (Postdoc, Zhejiang University, China, 2017)
  • Jinyi Wang (undergraduate student, Georgia Tech, 2017)

Past

  • Jia Li (Ph.D. student, Hunan University, China, 2015-2016)
  • Qunfeng Liu (associate professor, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, 2015-2016)
  • Minru Wen (Ph.D. student, Tsinghua University, China, 2015-2016)
  • Hao Zhou (undergraduate student, Peking University, China, 2015)
  • Chaoying Wang (associate professor, Harbin Engineering University, China, 2014-2015)
  • Qun Zu (Ph.D. student, Beijing Jiaotong University, China, 2014-2015)
  • Hengte Lin (undergraduate student, Georgia Tech, 2013-2015)
  • Xiaoqiang Wang (undergraduate student, Tsinghua University, China, 2014-2015)
  • Jiawei Di (undergraduate student, Tsinghua University, China, 2014-2015)
  • Siyu Tao (undergraduate student, Tsinghua University, China, 2014)
  • Shuhei Shinzato (graduate student, Osaka University, Japan, 2014)
  • Xing Liu (undergraduate student, Tsinghua University, China, 2013 – 2014)
  • Yuming Zhang (graduate student, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China, 2011)
  • Liangjin Gui (associate professor, Tsinghua University, China, 2009 – 2010)
  • Thang Nugyen (graduate student, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006 – 2009)
  • Rajat Ghosh (undergraduate student, Indian Institute of Technology – Kharagpur, India, 2007)