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Rensselaer professor Jie Lian receives NSF CAREER Award
Date:4/3/2012

diation. To do this, he will combine physical experiments with multiscale computations to help determine how radiation impacts nanostructured ceramics. As part of this endeavor, he will investigate the atomistic mechanisms of mitigating radiation damage by nanoscale features. Lian's vision is a science-based approach of developing advanced materials for better control of radiation through the nanoscale materials design concept.

Lian joined the Rensselaer faculty in 2008, and is a member of the Nuclear Engineering Program at Rensselaer.

A prolific researcher, Lian is the author or co-author of more than 140 studies in peer-reviewed journals with upwards of 2,200 citations, along with three book chapters. He holds two provisional patents for graphene-based supercapacitors for electrochemical energy storage, and is known as a pioneer in exploring graphene synthesis on metals by chemical vapor deposition. Lian's research is funded by the NSF, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Energy, and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

He is a recipient of the 2002 Distinguished Scholar Award from the Microbeam Analysis Society, and a 2009 Faculty Development Award from the NRC.

Lian received his bachelor's degree in materials science and engineering from Yanshan University in China, his master's degree in materials science and engineering from Tsinghua University in China, and his doctoral degree in nuclear engineering and radiological science from the University of Michigan.


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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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