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Dr. Yalin Dong, PI

Ph.D Purdue University 2013  (Advisors: Drs. Ashlie Martini and  Xiulin Ruan)

M.S. University of Science and Technology of China  2008  (Advisor:  Dr. Jian Zheng) 

B.S.  University of Science and Technology of China  2005 (Advisor: Dr. Jiming Yang)

Email: ydong@uakron.edu

                     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Zhencheng Ren, Ph.D. student

B.S. University of Science and Technology of China  2013    

Email: zr3@zips.uakron.edu

Research areas: Laser matter interaction; Laser shock peening; Laser-based 3D printing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Jingyi Zhao, Ph.D. student

M.S. Huazhong Univercity of Science and Technology 2013

B.S.  Hefei University of Technology 2011 

Email: jz63@zips.uakron.edu

Research areas:   Surface engineering; Contact mechanics and friction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ms. Xiaoning Hou, Ph.D. student

M.S. Shanghai University 2012

B.S.  Shangdong University  2009 

Email: xh14@zips.uakron.edu

Research areas: Surface engineering; Biacompatbility

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ms. Ruixia Zhang, Ph.D. student

M.S.  Huazhong University of Science and Technology 2006

B.S.  Yanshan University 2003

Email: rz24@zips.uakron.edu

Research areas: Mg degradable biomaterial; Surface Engineering

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Hao Zhang, Ph.D. student
M.S.  Northwestern Polytechnical University 2015
B.S.   Northwestern Polytechnical University  2012
Email: hz37@zips.uakron.edu
Research areas:  Surface Modification, Ultrasonic peening, Physical Vapor Deposition

 

Dr. Dong works closely with Dr. Chang Ye at U Akron to co-advise  students.  Dr. Ye's information can be found here.

 

 

Previous Group Members

 

Mr. Paul J. Wischt, M.S. student (part time)

Engineering at Bridgestone, 2017 - present

B.S. The University of Akron, 2016

Email: pjw37@zips.uakron.edu

 

Mr. Weidong Zhao, Visiting Ph.D. student

M.S.  Northwestern Polytechnical University 2016
B.S.  Xi`an Technological University  2013
Email: wzhao@uakron.edu

Research areas:  Surface Modification, Ultrasonic Surface Rolling Process, Fatigue

Mr. Xufeng Guo, M.S. student
B.S. China Jiliang University 2015
Email: xg19@zips.uakron.edu
Research areas: Surface Engineering, Multiscale Simulation, Heat Transfer

Mr. Jun Liu, Ph.D. student
M.S.  Yanshan University 2014
B.S.  Jilin Institute of Chemical Technology 2010
Email: jl200@zips.uakron.edu
Research areas:  Surface engineering, Nanocrystalline Metals, Multiscale Simulation

 

 

Mr. Chi Ma, Ph.D. student

B.S. Huazhong Univercity of Science and Technology 2013

Email: cm128@zips.uakron.edu

Research areas:  nanocomposite; rubber-like material; surface engineering