People

Principle Investigator:

Dr. Stephen Z. D. Cheng

Dr. Stephen Z. D. Cheng
scheng@uakron.edu

Post-Doctoral Associates:

Gengxin Liu

Gengxin Liu
gl15@zips.uakron.edu

Wei(炜)Zhang

Wei(炜) Zhang
wz25@zips.uakron.edu

Ph.D. Students:

Xueyan Feng

Xueyan Feng
xf5@zips.uakron.edu

Kun Yang

Kun Yang
ky18@zips.uakron.edu
Co-advisor with Dr. Yu Zhu

Wenpeng Shan

Wenpeng Shan
ws26@zips.uakron.edu

Shuailin Zhang

Shuailin Zhang
sz29@zips.uakron.edu

Yanfeng Xia

Yanfeng Xia
yx22@zips.uakron.edu
Co-advisor with Dr. Bryan Vogt (Polymer Engineering)

Xiaoyun Yun

Xiaoyun Yan
xy23@zips.uakron.edu

Qingyun Guo

Qingyun Guo
qg6@zips.uakron.edu

Master Students:

Kening Lang

Kening Lang
kl68@zips.uakron.edu

Alumni:

Dr. Wei Zhang (Ph.D, 2016), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at The University of Akron)

Dr. Zhiwei Lin (Ph.D, 2016), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at The University of Akron)

Dr. Mingjun Huang (Ph.D, 2015), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Dr. Hao Liu (Ph.D, 2015), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at University of California Berkeley)

Dr. Shuo Zhang (Ph.D, 2015), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at Argonne National Laboratory)

Dr. Jing Wang (Ph.D, 2014), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at University of Akron)

Dr. Chih-Hao Hsu (Ph.D, 2014), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at Berkeley Lab — Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)

Dr. Xuehui Dong (Ph.D, 2013), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Dr. Kan Yue (Ph.D, 2013), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at Harvard University)

Dr. Vershima Tachia (Ph.D, 2013)

Dr. Yiwen Li (Ph.D, 2013), (Current position: Professor, Sichuan University, China)

Dr. I-Fan Hsieh (Ph.D, 2013), (Current position: R & D Reseacher, Bridgestone, USA)

Dr.Yan Cao (Ph.D, 2012), (Current position: Assistant Professor, at Shenzhen University, China)

Dr. Xinfei Yu (Ph.D, 2012), (Current position: Scientist, at Milligan Company)

Dr. Hao-Jan Sun (Ph.D, 2012), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at University of Pennsylvania)

Dr. Chi-Jun Tsai (Ph.D, 2011), (Current position: Milligan Company)

Dr. Chien-Lung Wang (Ph.D, 2011), (Current position: Assistant Professor, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan)

Dr. Rahul R. Kulkarni (Ph.D, 2010), (Current position: ExxonMobil Chemical)

Dr. Wen-Bin Zhang (Ph.D, 2010), (Current position: Professor, at Peking University, China)

Dr. Ming-Siao Hsiao (Ph.D, 2009), (Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, at University of Bristol, England)

Dr. Ryan Van Horn (Ph.D, 2009), (Current position: Assistant Professor, at Allegheny College)

Dr. Siwei Leng (Ph.D, 2009), (Current position: 3M Company)

Dr. Shujun Wang (Ph.D, 2008), (Current position: 3M Company)

Dr. Prachur Bhargava (Ph.D, 2007), (Current position: Ashland Aqualon)

Dr. Matthew J. Graham (Ph.D, 2006), (Current position: Vice President, Akron Polymer System)

Dr. Huiming Xiong (Ph.D, 2006), (Current position: Professor, at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)

Dr. William Yan Chen (Ph.D, 2005), (Current position: Pepsi Cooperation)

Dr. Joseph Xiaoliang Zheng (Ph.D, 2005), (Current position: Akron Polymer System)

Dr. Kwang-Un Jeong (Ph.D, 2005), (Current position: Associate Professor, at Chonbuk National University, Korea)

Dr. Ping Huang (Ph.D, 2004), (Current position: EV3 Cooperation)

Dr. Wenwen Cai (Ph.D, 2004), (Current position: US Patent Office)

Dr. Bart Mansdorf (Ph.D, 2003), (Current position: Sherman Plastics)

Dr. Jr-Jeng Ruan (Ph.D, 2003), (Current position: Associate Professor, at National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan)

Dr. Alexander J. Jing (Ph.D, 2003), (Current position: Lubrizol Cooperation)

Dr. Xin Weng (Ph.D, 2002), (Current position: Lumera Corporation)

Dr. Chengchen Xue (Ph.D, 2002), (Current position: Bayer Corporation)

Dr. Shi Jin (Ph.D, 2001), (Current position: Associate Professor, at City University of New York at Staten Island)

Dr. Yongxin Tang (Ph.D, 2001), (Current position: Kent Electroptics Inc., New York)

Dr.Zheng Liu (Ph.D, 2001), (Current position: 3M Company)

Dr. Shuxing Cong (Ph.D, 2001), (Current position: Lumera Corporation)

Dr. Zhihao Shen (Ph.D, 2001), (Current position: Associate Professor, at Peking University, China)

Dr. Gue-Hyun Kim (Ph.D, 2001), (Current position: Professor and Associate Dean, Dongseo University at Pusan, Korea)

Dr. Ian Mann (Ph.D, 2000), (Current position: Chief Operations and Technology Officer at BluGlass Ltd.)

Dr. Lei Zhu (Ph.D, 2000), (Current position: Professor, at Case Western Reserve University)

Dr. Wensheng Zhou (Ph.D, 2000), (Current position: Bridgestone/Firestone Company)

Dr. Paul Honigfort (Ph.D, 2000), (Current position: Food and Drug Administration)

Dr. Ruqing Zheng (Ph.D, 2000), (Current position: Foreign Affair Office, Associate Director, Peking University, China)

Dr. Shane Fang (Ph.D, 1999), (Current position: US Patent Office)

Dr. Christopher Y. Li (Ph.D, 1999), (Current position: Professor, at Drexel University)

Dr. Shian-Ming Lin (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: Printed Circuit Board Company, Taiwan)

Dr. Jason Jiaxin Ge (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: Arkema Group)

Dr. Erqiang Chen (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: Professor, at Peking University, China)

Dr. Kevin W. McCreight (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: Eastman Chemical Company)

Dr. Fuming Li (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: 3M Company)

Dr. Orawan Taikum (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: Degussa Corporation)

Dr. Mark E. Leland (Ph.D, 1998), (Current position: Atofina Petrochemicals Inc)

Dr. Yoan Kim (Ph.D, 1997), (Current position: Alpha-Micron Technology)

Dr. Joseph M. Deitzel (Ph.D, 1996), (Current position: Army Research Laboratory)

Dr. Ching-Chang Shen (Ph.D, 1996), (Current position: ICI Company)

Dr. Weihan Li (Ph.D, 1996), (Current position: Johnson & Johnson Industries)

Dr. Michelle Zimmerman (Ph.D, 1996), (Current position: Pennsylvania State University at Erie Campus)

Dr. Edward P. Savitski (Ph.D, 1996), (Current position: Consultant)

Dr. Bryan Livengood (Ph.D, 1996), (Current position: Lexmark International)

Dr. Rong-Ming Ho (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: Disdtinguished Professor, National Tsinghua University, Taiwan)

Dr.Song-Koo Lee (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: Akron Rubber Development, Inc.)

Dr. Yeocheol Yoon (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: Assistant Professor, Canada)

Dr. Zhengzheng Bu (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: General Electric Company)

Dr. Bin-Lin Hsu (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: Oplink Inc.)

Dr. Fang-Chyou Chiu (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: Professor, Chang Gung University, Taiwan)

Dr. Han J. Song (Ph.D, 1995), (Current position: Hyundai Petroleum, Korea)

Dr. Scott S. Wu (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: Lexmark International)

Dr. Seung-Wook Lee (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: Vice President, Sumsong Cheil Industries Inc., Korea)

Dr. Tammy M. Chalmers (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: 3M Company)

Dr. Jonnie Rodriguez-Arnold (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: Wright-Patterson Air force Base Laboratory)

Dr. Jae-Young Park (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: CTO, Nanopacific Inc., Korea)

Dr. Mark Eashoo (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: Professor, US Patent Office)

Dr. Jiang Liu (Ph.D, 1994), (Current position: BP Chemical)

Dr. Fred E. Arnold, Jr. (Ph.D, 1993), (Current position: Wright-Patterson Air force Base, Materials Manufacturing Directories)

Dr. Ricardo Pardey (Ph.D, 1993), (Current position: Venezuela Technological Institute of Petroleum)

Dr. Ronald L. Johnson (Ph.D, 1992), (Current position: Goodyear Company)

Dr. Jianhua Chen (Ph.D, 1992), (Current position: Boston Scientific)

Dr. Michael A. Yandrasits (Ph.D, 1991), (Current position: 3M Company)

Dr. Daniel P. Heberer (Ph.D, 1990), (Current position: Morton International)