11 April, 2016
Jie Pan successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis “Understanding Electrical Conduction in Lithium Ion Batteries through Multi-Scale Modeling”. Congratulations to Dr. Pan!
11 March, 2016
Qinglin Zhang successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis “Improving the Capacity, Durability and Stability of Lithium-ion Batteries by Interphase Engineering”. Congratulations to Dr. Zhang!
11 November, 2015
Prof. Y.T. Cheng introduces Kentucky NSF EPSCoR’s work in Electrochemical Energy Storage on Youtube: Link
20 August, 2015
Welcome our new group members: Yikai Wang, Long Zhang, Jiazhi Hu.
12 December, 2014
Group dinner at Panda Cuisine with our former member Dr. Juchuan Li! Dr. Juchuan Li, now working at Oak Ridge National Lab, gave a ECS Kentucky Student Chapter seminar on “Solid Electrolyte: Towards High-Voltage Lithium-Ion Batteries” in UK (Flyer). Happy holidays!
2 September, 2014
Qinglin Zhang is on the new website of our department (Chemical and Materials Engineering).
27 August, 2014
Dr. Cheng’s research group is a member of the Kentucky’s EPSCoR (NSF’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR)) project from the National Science Foundation (award details).
NSF Announcement: NSF invests in science and engineering infrastructure across the nation
27 August, 2014
Congratulations to Ilona Hoffmann! She successfully passed the Ph.D. defense for her work on “Magnesium-Titanium Alloys for Biomedical Applications”.
26 February, 2014
Dr. Cheng’s group is a member of the lightweight metals institute that former VP of GM, Alan Taub is leading.
News from the Detroit News: White House to unveil manufacturing institute headquartered in Canton
News from the Lane Report Kentucky helps launch light-materials manufacturing institute
14 February, 2014
Congratulations to materials engineering professor Y.T. Cheng, who will lead an automotive battery research project granted to the Commonwealth of Kentucky by Ford.
News in ThinkKentucky.com