Postdoc opening

We have a potential opening for a postdoctoral fellow position in computational materials science. Experience in density functional theory calculation is REQUIRED. Applicants with experience in phonon calculation, thermal transport simulation, molecular dynamics,...

PhD and Master candidates wanted for 2021

Update: Even with the current situation, we are still recruiting graduate student! For PhD. students who need to take remote classes initially, they will still receive fellowship. Both Spring and Fall 2021 applications are welcome! We are actively looking for prospect...

See us at ACNS 2020!

Our group is showing some of our recent work at virtual ACNS this year! Come to see our oral talks: B03.01.08 – Anomalous Magnetic Structure and Dynamics in FeGe2 E03.01.03 – Giant Low-Temperature Anharmonicity in Silicon Nanocrystals B04.01.07 –...

Neutron experiments

The group is working fully remotely but we already started new neutron experiments with the help of instrument scientists at Oak Ridge! UCR is moving back to reopen the labs. Our group has been approved for return.

Scattering Experiments

The group performed two experiments at HERIX instrument at Advanced Photon Source and three scattering experiments at ARCS instrument at Spallation Neutron Source this summer.


Bin Wei is visiting our group from Dr. Jiawang Hong’s group in Beijing Institute of Technology for 6 months.

PhD and Master applicants wanted!

We are actively looking for prospect PhD and Master students who are interested in materials science, mechanical engineering, and physics. All domestic and foreign applicants are welcome. If you have background in materials science, materials physics, materials...