Principal Investigator

Dr. Ming Tang

Assistant Professor of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, Rice University
Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, MIT
M.S. and B.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China





Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Liang Hong
Hongsm 44

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
M.S., Materials Science and Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
B.S., Metallurgical Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin, China
Research Interests:
1. Mesoscale computational modeling on energy storage and structured materials
2. Phase transformation kinetics and structure-property relationship
3. High performance computation



Graduate Students

Fan Wang
PhD candidate
FanWang 44

B.S., Materials Sicence and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China




Kaiqi Yang
PhD candidate
Kaiqi Yang 44

B.S., Physics, Nanjing University, China





Youtian Zhang
PhD candidate

B.S., Physics, Nanjing University, China





Kuei-Yu Hsu
Professional Master candidate

B.S., Chemical and Materials Engineering, National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan






Alexandre Foucher
Professional Master candidate

B.S., Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering, Art et Metiers Paris Tech, France.







Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Zhili Hu,  Currently Assistant Professor at College of Aerospace Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, China.

Master Students

Yannan Ma