Principal Investigator 

yuProf. Guihua Yu (Bio)

Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Texas Materials Institute, UT Energy Institute, The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, 2003
Ph.D., Chemistry, Harvard University, 2009
Postdoctoral, Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, 2012  


Postdoctoral Scholars

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Changkun Zhang

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Chemical Engineering and Technology, Harbin Engineering University, 2009 
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, 2014 
Postdoc., National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, 2016

  

Fei

Fei Zhao

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Materials Chemistry, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2009
M.Sc., Organic Electronics, Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 2012
Ph.D., Chemistry, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2016

 

 

Ding Yu

Yu Ding

Postdoctoral Scholar
Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Chemistry, Nankai University, 2012
Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2018

 
 
  
 

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     Yue Zhu

     Postdoc Fellow
     Materials Science and Engineering 
     The University of Texas at Austin

     B.Eng. & Project Officer, Chemical Engineering, National University of Singapore, 2011 &
     2013
     Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2019 

 

 

   Hengyi Lu

    Postdoctoral Scholar
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    The University of Texas at Austin

    B.Eng., Materials Science Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, 2013
    Ph.D., Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Fudan University, 2018

 

 

Panpan

Panpan Li

 

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Department of Chemistry, Sichuan University, 2013
M.Sc., Department of Architecture and Environment, Sichuan University, 2016
Ph.D., Department of Architecture and Environment, Sichuan University, 2019

 


Visiting Professors

Dr Gaohong He

 Gaohong He

 

Changjiang Professor 
Department of Chemical Engineering
Director of R & D Center of Membrane Science and Technology
Dalian University of Technology


Graduate Students

 

Zhiwei

Zhiwei Fang

Graduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


B.Sc., Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, 2016 

 

 

xingyiXingyi Zhou

Graduate Student
Materials Science and Engineering 
The University of Texas at Austin


B.Sc., Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, 2016

 

Leyuan

Leyuan Zhang

Graduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University
M.Sc., Materials Science, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2016

 

 

JiwoongJiwoong Bae

Graduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang University, 2014
M.Sc., Mechanical Convergence Engineering, Hanyang University, 2016

 

XiaoZhang

Xiao Zhang

Graduate Student
Materials Science and Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Materials Science & Technology, South University of Science and Technology of China, 2017

 

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Youhong (Nancy) Guo

Graduate Student
Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


B.Sc., M.Sc, Chemical Engineering, University of California, San Diego, 2017

 

 

Xuelin

Xuelin Guo

Graduate Student
Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


B.Sc., Material Science & Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, 2017 

 

Shiwen

Wen Shi

Graduate Student
Materials Science and Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


B.Sc., Materials Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, 2018

 

 

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Zhengyu Ju

Graduate Student
Materials Science and Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin


B.Sc., Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China, 2018

 

 

 

 

    Desiree Fernandez

     Graduate Student
     Materials Science and Engineering
     The University of Texas at Austin


     B.Sc., Chemistry, The University of Texas at Austin, 2019

 

 

   Sishuang Tang

    Graduate Student
    Materials Science and Engineering
    The University of Texas at Austin

    B.Sc., Chemistry, New York University, 2020

 

 

    Gehong Su

     Visiting Ph.D. Scholar
     Department of Mechanical Engineering
     The University of Texas at Austin

     B. Sc., Department of Materials and Metallurgy, Wuhan University of Science and 
     Technology, 2013 
     M.Sc., Polymer Research Institute, Sichuan University, 2016
     Ph.D., Polymer Research Institute, Sichuan University (expected 2020)

 

 

    Li Gao

     Visiting Ph.D. Scholar
     Department of Mechanical Engineering
     The University of Texas at Austin

     B.E., Chemical Engineering and Technology, Qufu Normal University, 2014  
     M.E., Chemical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, 2017
     Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology (expected 2021)

 

 

   Panpan Zhang

    Visiting Ph.D. Scholar
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    The University of Texas at Austin

    B. Sc., Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Henan Normal University, 
    2014 
    M.Sc., Department of Chemistry, Beijing Institute of Technology, 2017 
    Ph.D., Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tsinghua University (expected 2021)

 


Undergraduate Students

  Allen

Allen Thai

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

 
 

Samantha

Samantha Mendez

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

  


 

 

Megan

Alexander Megan

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

  

 

 

Jesse

Jesse Ye

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

  


 

Mason

Mason Liu

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

 

 

  

Carol Xia

Carol Xia

Visiting Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Duke University

 

 

 

Yu Yan

Yu Yan

Visiting Undergraduate Student
School of Gifted Young

University of Science and Technology of China

 

 

 


    Renad Abualjamal

     Visiting Undergraduate Student

     Department of Materials Science and Engineering

     Stanford University

 

 

    Qiyu Xing

     Visiting Undergraduate Student

     School of Chemistry and Materials Science

     University of Science and Technology of China

 

 

 

    Bochen Zhao

     Visiting Undergraduate Student

     Department of Materials Science and Engineering

     Tsinghua University

 

 


Group Alumni 

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Yu Zhao

 

Postdoctoral Fellow 
Department of Mechanical Engineering 
The University of Texas at Austin   
Present: Professor @ Soochow University

 

 

 

Jun Zhang

 

Jun Zhang

 

Postdoctoral Fellow  
Materials Science and Engineering Program   
The University of Texas at Austin   

Present: Professor @ Zhejiang University of Technology

 

 

   

吴平

Ping Wu

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Professor @ Nanjing Normal University

 

 

  

 

Yangen

    Yangen Zhou

     Postdoctoral Scholar
     Department of Mechanical Engineering
    The University of Texas at Austin
    Present: Professor @  



 

   

 

Yuming

    Yumin Qian

     Postdoctoral Scholar
     Department of Mechanical Engineering
     The University of Texas at Austin

   

 

 

 
 
 
 

     Xihong Zu
     

     Visiting Scholar   
     Department of Mechanical Engineering
     The University of Texas at Austin
     Present: Professor @ Guangdong University of Technology

    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Zhongchao

Zhongchao Bai

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Professor @ Shandong University of Science and Technology

 

 

 

 

 

Nana

Nana Wang

Postdoctoral Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Research Scientist @ University of Wollongong

 

 
 
 
 
 

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PhD Student 
Materials Science and Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Postdoc @ Caltech

 

 

 

 

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Lele Peng

PhD Student 
Materials Science and Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Postdoc @ UCLA

      

 

 

 

KatrinaKatrina Ramirez-Meyers

Master Student, NSF Graduate Fellowship
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

Present: PhD @ Carnegie Mellon Univ.

 

 

 

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Borui Liu

 

Master Student  
Materials Science and Engineering Program  
The University of Texas at Austin

Present: PhD @ Australian National Univ.

 

 

 

Atheer

Atheer Al Sudani

 

Master Student  
Department of Mechanical Engineering   
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

  

 

Xiongpan

Pan Xiong

 

Visiting PhD Student 
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Nanjing University of Science & Technology
Present: Professor @ Nanjing University of Science and Technology

 

 

  

Chongbo Ma

Chongbo Ma

 

Visiting PhD Student 
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Lanzhou University
Present: Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry

 

 

 

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Ziyang Zhang

 

Visiting Student 
Department of Chemistry, Kuangyaming Honors School
Nanjing University
Present: Ph.D. @ UCLA

 

 

 

Nicolas

Nicolas Hatet

 

Visiting Student 
B.Sc., Engineering, Centrale Lille Graduate School, 2012
High National Diploma in Physical Measurement, Orsay Institute of Technology, 2010
Present: PSA Peugeot Citroën, United Kindom

 

 

 

Yaqun

Yaqun Wang

 

Visiting Ph.D. Scholar 
Electronic Science and Engineering
Nanjing University
Present: Professor @ Shandong University

 

   

 

Dahong

Dahong Chen

 

Visiting PhD Student 
Chemical Engineering and Technology
Harbin Institute of Technology

 

 

 

hongsenHongsen Li

 

Visiting Ph.D. Scholar 
Materials Physics and Chemistry
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Present: Professor @ Qingdao University

 

 

 

 

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Chunshuang Yan

Visiting Ph.D. Scholar
Chemical Engineering
Harbin Institute of Technology
Present: Postdoc@Nanyang Technological Univ.

 

  

 

 
sang shan

Sangshan Peng

 

Visiting Scholar
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering
Dalian University of Technology
Present: Professor @ Hunan University 
 

 

 

  

Mingxianghu

Mingxiang Hu

 

Visiting Ph.D. Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhengzhou University, 2015
Ph.D., Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2020

 

 

 

Keyan

Ke Yan

 

Visiting Ph.D. Scholar
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

B.Sc., Applied Physics, Northeastern University, 2015
Ph.D., Electronic Science and Engineering, Nanjing University, 2020

 

 

 

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Danilo Pena

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Engineer @ EcoLab

 

 


 
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Umair Khakoo

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Engineer @ Iconixx 

 

 


  

Andrew

   Andrew Bond

    Undergraduate Student
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

 

 

 

Pranav

    Pranav Kalyani

    Undergraduate Student
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
    The University of Texas at Austin

  

 

 

 

Costa Checkles


Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Engineer @ General Motors
 

Paulo Soares

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Engineer @ Schlumberger
 

David Gonzalez

Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin
Present: Mechanical Engineer @ Dow Chemical
  

Aimon Allouache

Undergraduate Student

Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

Present: Engineer @ BHP Billiton

 

 

Zhaohan Zhang

Visiting Undergraduate Student
Department of Chemistry
University of Science and Technology of China

 

Vincent Teran
Undergraduate Student
Department of Chemical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

Present: Chemical Engineer @ Goodyear

 

Christopher Tran
Undergraduate Student
Department of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin

 

 Yu Chen

Visiting Undergraduate Student
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
University of Science and Technology of China 

 
 
Shengqi Wang

Visiting Undergraduate Student
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
University of Science and Technology of China

 
 
Yi Shi

Visiting Undergraduate Student
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
Nanjing University

 

Zeqi Shen

Visiting Undergraduate Student
School of Physical Sciences
University of Science and Technology of China

 

Yi Zhang

Visiting Undergraduate Student
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
University of Science and Technology of China


Group Photo

Nov 2019, Thanksgiving Group Party at Gateway Community!

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Nov 2018, Thanksgiving Group Party at Prof. Yu's House!

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Sep 2018, Group Party in Sao Paulo's!

2017 thanksgiving

Nov 2017, Thanksgiving Group Party at Prof. Yu's House!

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Nov 2017, Zhenan visits our lab during her MSE seminar trip in Austin!

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2017 Fall BBQ Party at Emma Long Park.

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2017 Group photo taken in front of ETC building.

Thanksgiving 2016

2016 Thanksgiving Group Party at Prof. Yu's House.

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2016 Fall BBQ Party at Emma Long Park

Group Summer 2016

Group Get-Together Lunch Summer 2016 in The Varsity's UT Room

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Group Lunch October 2015 in The Varsity

 

Oct 2014 Group Lunch

Group Lunch October 2014 in Double Dave's

 

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Group Lunch August 2013 in Double Dave's

 

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Group Dinner April 2013 in Sao Paulo's