News

Thu, 08/12/2021

In the 2021 Joint Nanoscience and Neutron Scattering User Meeting at ORNL, Nina won the Best Student Presentation Award. Big Congratulations!

Thu, 07/15/2021

Our Group members Tongtong and Thanh received the MathWorks Science Fellowship. They represent awardees at Physics Department from School of Science, and NSE from School of Engineering, respectively. Big Congratulations to Tongtong and Thanh!

Wed, 06/30/2021

In this work, using milli-eV inelastic X-ray scattering, we showed that in a strongly disordered superlattice system, the phonon population shows a deviation from equilibrium. We developed a theoretical model which map the phonon transport into a 1D Bose-Hubbard model for optical lattices, with...

Thu, 05/27/2021

Mingda has received the 2021 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Early Career Award, congratulations Mingda and keep up good work.

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Thu, 05/20/2021

Thanh Nguyen has received the NSE's Manson Benedict Award for the year 2021, which is awarded annually "to a graduate student for excellence in academic performance and professional promise in Nuclear Science & Engineering." Congratulations Thanh!

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Wed, 03/31/2021

Tongtong Liu joins our group as a PhD candidate from MIT Physics. Most welcomed Tongtong!

Tue, 02/02/2021

In this work, we offered a machine-learning based predictive model that output the phonon density-of-states by inputting atomic structures. One feature is the prediction of alloy properties. Conventionally alloy prepdictions can be achieved using virtual crystal approximation...

Tue, 01/05/2021

Nina has just won the prestigious Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellowship in Argonne National Laboratory. 

The Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellowship is a competitive postdoctoral ​fellowship, awarded "internationally to outstanding doctoral scientists and engineers...