Mon, 12/05/2022

Mingda is elected as a member of the Excutive Committee (EC) of the Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL) SNS/HFIR User Group (SHUG). The three-year term aims to promote the interests and the science of the SNS and HFIR users, represent and engage the user community at large. 

Fri, 11/11/2022

Mingda becomes the Vicer Chair of the Advanced Photon Source User Organization (APSUO) Streering Committee ar Argonne National Lab (ANL) for a two-year tearm. The role aims to facilitate the advocation for the Facility and its user community, provide advice to the Argonne Laboratoary Director (...

Wed, 10/05/2022

When heat flows in bulk samples and across an interface, thermal conductivity k and interfacial thermal conductance G are two crucial measurables. However, scalar quantities offer limited microscopic knowledge. Interestingly, k and G are microscopically...

Mon, 09/19/2022

The first step to study a topological material is to tell whether or not the material is topological. However, this step is nontrivial, often combining extensive calculations and sophisticated experiments. The work, led by Nina and her twin sister Jovana, combines X-ray absorption, a simple...

Fri, 09/09/2022

Mingda has been selected to serve as an Ambassador at MIT Recreation to support the mission of "Enhancing the lives of our community," and to "inspire others to participate in and discover the benefits of recreational activities." Congratulations!

Wed, 08/24/2022

Thanh has received the Best Poster Award at the 12th International Conference on Inelastic X-ray Scattering (IXS 2022). Congratulations!

Fri, 07/22/2022

Competing Visions of Science Funding in Congress