Group

Principal Investigator

Zi Chen, Ph.D.

Education
Ph.D., 2012. Mechanical&Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, NJ (with Dr. David J. Srolovitz and Dr. Mikko P. Haataja).
M.A. 2008. Mechanical&Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University.
M.E., 2005. School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai JiaoTong University, Shanghai, China.
B.S., 2003. Computer Science and Applications, Shanghai JiaoTong University, Shanghai, China.
B.S., 2002. Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai JiaoTong University, Shanghai, China.
Professional Experiences
07/01/2015-: Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH.
09/01/2014-06/30/2015: Research Scientist (with Dr. Keith Paulsen). Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Visiting Research Scientist (with Dr. David A. Weitz), Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
04/2013-08/31/2014: Research Scientist, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, MO.
10/2012- : Society in Science – Branco Weiss Fellow.
11/2011-4/2013: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (with Dr. Larry A. Taber).
6/2011-11/2011: Visiting scholar Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University (with Dr. Clifford Brangwynne).

Administrative Assistant

Karen Thurston.
(603) 646-3276. karen.thurston@dartmouth.edu.

Postdoctoral Scientists


Dr. Lin Dong. Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering. Stevens Institute of Technology, 2017.

Dr. Yin Liu. Ph.D. Dalian University of Science and Technology, 2016.

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Dr. Wei Zeng. Ph.D in Computational Mechanics (under Professor Guirong Liu). University of Cincinnati, 2015.

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Dr. Lin Wang. Ph.D. Southwest Jiaotong University, 2015. Visiting Research Scientist.

 

Graduate Students


Xiaomin Han. 2nd year PhD student (BS and MS in Physics, Tsinghua University)
Kayla Duval. 2nd year PhD student (BS in Biomedical Engineering, Boston University)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shicheng Huang. 2nd year PhD student (BS in Aerospace and Aeronautics Engineering, Tsinghua University)

 

 

 

 

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Hannah Grover. 1st year PhD student (BE, Bioengineering, University of Maine), NSF Graduate Research Fellowship awardee.


Ian Trase. 1st year PhD Innovation Fellow (BS in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University).

Guangchao_Wan

Guangchao Wan. 1st year PhD student (BS in Engineering Mechanics, Peking University).

Undergraduate Students

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Matthew Abate (’17)

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Richard Yang (’19) 

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Mary E. Tobin (’20)  First Year Research Fellow in Engineering

Junhwi Kim (’20)   First Year Research Fellow in Engineering

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Kevin Yang (’20)   

 

Visiting Research Assistants

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Jim Merlin Manoo Klutta. Visiting student (Helmut Schmidt University).

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Yan Li. Visiting researcher (SUNY Buffalo).

Alumni

Dr. Nan. Hu, Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering, Ohio State University

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Dr. Xin Yi. Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering (under Professor Huajian Gao). Brown University, 2014. Professor at Peking University, 1000 Young Talents awardee.

Prof. Xu Hou

Dr. Xu Hou. Ph.D. (National Center for Nanoscience and Technology, China, 2011). Visiting Research Scientist. Professor at Xiamen University, 1000 Young Talents awardee. Website: http://xuhougroup.xmu.edu.cn/

Xing Guo, PhD. Postdoctoral fellow at Yale University.
Yongchao Mou, PhD.
Postdoctoral fellow at University of Illinois at Chicago.
Nicholas Forsch, PhD student in BME at University of California, San Diego.
Dong Wang, PhD. Postdoctoral fellow at Singapore University of Technology and Design.
Qiaohang Guo, PhD. 
Lecturer in Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Fujian Institute of Technology, China.
Lu Wang, graduate student in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Washington University in St. Louis.
Eric Dai, PhD student in BME at University of Pennsylvania.
Benjamin B. Conley, PhD student in Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University.
Yongchao Mou, Ph.D. Postdoctoral fellow at University of Illinois at Chicago.
Sihao Chen, PhD student in BME at Washington University in St. Louis.
Seong Hwan (Mike) Kim, biomedical engineer at Santec.
Stephen Xie, undergraduate student in CEE at Washington University in St. Louis.
Ankita A. Gumaste, undergraduate student at Emory University.
Yuxin Liu, undergraduate student at Rutgers University.
Alana C. Tucker, undergraduate student at Dartmouth College.
Eldred Lee, MEM student at Dartmouth College.
Yijie Cai, PhD student at Wuhan University of Technology.
Muqing Ren, graduate student in Chemistry at University of Science and Technology.
Xiaojiao Yu, Ph.D., Data Scientist at Fintech startup.
Zhe Zhao, undergraduate student at Fudan University.
Quang Dang, Ph.D., undergraduate student at Dartmouth.
Sunju (Julie) Lee, undergraduate student at Dartmouth.
Walker L. Chieffe, undergraduate student at Dartmouth.
Muqing Ren, graduate student in Chemistry at University of Science and Technology.