We are recruiting two motivated Ph.D. students to join our research group. If you are interested, please contact Prof. Sun through email at email@example.com and include your CV and a brief statement of your research interests.
Welcome undergraduate students to visit our lab!! They will do research projects in 2022 fall semester.
Welcome Yifang joining our group!
Dr. Sun was invited to be a Topic Editor of Frontiers in Energy Research: Edited Research Topic in "Interface and Structure Designs of Electrode Materials for Advanced Electrochemical Energy Storage". Welcome submissions here.
Zhongkun, Juchen, and Haoqing passed their qualifying exams. Congratulations!
Welcome Linrui joining our group!
Bo Nie passed his comprehensive exam. Congratulations!
Dr. Sun was invited to be an Editorial Board Member of the journal Energies.
Bo Nie passed his qualifying exam. Congratulations!
Welcome Haoqing, Zhongkun, and Juchen joining our group!
The first semester, everyone enjoyed learning Principles of Solidification Processing!
Our group seeks highly motivated members with a strong passion for advanced manufacturing, nanotechnology, functional materials, and energy science. Multiple positions are currently available for postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, undergraduate students as well as visiting students/scholars in Professor Sun's group. Candidates in multidisciplinary areas of Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or any related areas are welcome to contact Prof. Sun through email at firstname.lastname@example.org and include your CV and a brief statement of your interests related to our research. Candidates with experience in (but not limited to) one or more of the following areas are particularly encouraged to apply:(1) synthesis and sintering of ceramic matrix composites; (2) 2D/3D additive manufacturing of functional and structural materials; (3) energy materials for energy conversion (e.g., piezoelectrics, thermoelectrics) and storage (e.g., all-solid-state-batteries) and thermal management (e.g., heat spreaders, thermal insulators); (4) biomedical devices and soft robots; (5) fiber engineering.
Prof. Sun joined Penn State as an assistant professor joint-hire in both the Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering and Materials Research Institute.
Nanotechnology expert joins industrial engineering department