Welcome! Our lab’s research focuses are:
- High-energy, low-cost, ultra-safe battery technologies
- Application-driven nanoscale materials design and manufacturing
- In-situ diagnosis and fundamental understanding of strategically important chemical and physical processes
Dr. Meifang Zhu, the chair of Material Science and Engineering School at Donghua University, visited our lab!
March 23, 2018
Yamin volunteered for Georgia Tech’s CEISMC K.I.D.S. Club!
March 20, 2018
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Georgia Tech’s CEISMC K.I.D.S. Club
Dr. Khalil Amine, the head of the Technology Development group in the Battery Technology Department within Argonne’s Chemical Engineering Division, visited our lab!
February 28, 2018
Dr. Yi Zhang joins our group as a visiting scholar. Welcome!
February 21, 2018
Dr. Liu's citation has reached 10,000, congratulations!
January 28, 2018
Nian Liu Google Scholar
Second-year PhD student Yutong Wu published an article "Visualizing Battery Reactions
and Processes by Using In Situ and In Operando Microscopies" on Chem, congratulations!
January 25, 2018
Visualizing Battery Reactions and Processes by Using In Situ and In Operando Microscopies
Yanghang Huang, Alicia Robang, Harsh Patel, Robert Trout, Chloe Pelkowski and Anmol Mathur join our group as undergraduate researchers. Welcome!
January 23, 2018
Master's Student Haochen Yang joins our group. Welcome!
December 21, 2017
Yamin Zhang's review article in Chemistry of Materials was a top download for November 2017, congratulations!
December 5, 2017
Undergrad researcher Zhubo Zhou wins President's Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) for Spring 2018, congratulations!
November 2, 2017
Second-year PhD student Yamin Zhang published an article "Nanostructured Electrode Materials for High-Energy Rechargeable Li, Na and Zn Batteries" on Chemistry of Materials, congratulations!
October 23, 2017
Nanostructured Electrode Materials for High-Energy Rechargeable Li, Na and Zn Batteries
Second-year PhD student Yamin Zhang submitted her first paper, good luck!
October 1, 2016
Tony Wang, Anna Marianchuk and Zhubo Zhou join our group as undergraduate researchers. Welcome!
August 22, 2017
First-year PhD student Yutong Wu submitted his first paper, good luck!
July 14, 2017
Haoran Ding from Tianjin University joins our group as a summer student. Welcome!
July 3, 2017
Yu Yan from USTC joins our group as a summer student. Welcome!
June 20, 2017
Jimmy Westbrooks from Arabia Mountain High School joins our group as a visiting scholar. Welcome!
June 5, 2017
Yamin attends PALS Safety workshop in Houston, TX held by ExxonMobil
June 2, 2017
Partners in Academic Lab Safety (PALS) Safety workshop held by ExxonMobil in Houston, TX invites researchers from six universities including Georgia Tech to get insight into the culture of safety on industrial R&D labs. Tours, presentations and practice opportunities are provided at ExxonMobil.
Yutong is awarded Spring 2017 IEN Seed Grant to work on some cool ideas!
June 1, 2017
IEN Seed Grant program provides an opportunity for first or second year graduate students to take advantage of the most advanced acdamic clean room in the southwest.
Yutong is granted to get a six-month block of IEN cleanroom and lab access time to work on the project In-Electrolyte Microscale Probing of Electrochemical Reactions and Processes.
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Jose Martinez from Texas A&M joins our group as a SURE summer student. Welcome!
May 22, 2017
Our brand new Ar glove box is installed!
April 28, 2017
1st year PhD student Yamin Zhang receives "Exemplary Academic Achievement" honor from ChBE. Congratulations!
April 11, 2017
Our lab is gradually filled with equipment for material synthesis, device assembly, and electrochemical testing.
March 8, 2017
Lab construction finished! Our lab is now up and running. Thanks to the support team at Georgia Tech!
on February 6, 2017
Nian officially starts working at GT
January 3, 2017
Dr. Nian Liu moved from the Bay Area to Atlanta and officially starts working at Georgia Tech as an Assistant Professor, and the lab is under construction.
Nian published a commentary on Nature Materials with Steven Chu and Yi Cui
January 1, 2017
Yamin and Yutong join the group as PhD students. Welcome!
October 1, 2016