New book: "Multiscale Thermal Transport Energy Systems"

Professor Yuwen Zhang of University of Missouri and Professor Ya-Ling He of Xi'an Jiaotong University recently published a book entitled “Multiscale Thermal Transport Energy Systems” by Nova Science Publishers. The book is available at Amazon.

MU researchers aim to increase accuracy of nanoscale simulations

Mechanical engineering doctoral student Seyed Moein Rassoulinejad-Mousavi, Assistant Research Professor Yijin Mao, and James C. Dowell Professor and Chair Yuwen Zhang recently published “Evaluation of copper, aluminum and nickel interatomic potentials on predicting the elastic properties” in the Journal of Applied Physics, which is second most highly cited journal in applied physics (Thomson Reuters, 2015). See MU Engineering News for more information ...

Raihan Tayeb obtains his MS in Summer 2016

Raihan Tayeb successfully passes his MS thesis defense. Congratulations to him!

Pengfei Ji obtains his Ph.D. in Summer 2016

Pengfei Ji successfully passes his Ph.D. thesis defense. Congratulations to him!

Sam M. Pouryoussefi obtains his Ph.D. in Spring 2016

Sam M. Pouryoussefi successfully passes his Ph.D. thesis defense. Congratulations to him!

Zheng Li obtains his Ph.D. in Fall 2015

Zheng Li successfully passes his Ph.D. thesis defense. He will work as a post-doctor research fellow in Dr. Chung-Lung (C.L.) Chen's lab. Congratulations to him!

Dr. Yuwen Zhang has been named as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

For Dr. Yuwen Zhang's distinguished contributions to the field of heat transfer, particularly in phase change and laser materials interaction as well as for service to professional societies, he has been named as a fellow of AAAS ... See MU News for more information ...

Nazia Afrin passes her Ph.D. Defense in Fall 2015

Nazia Afrin successfully passes her thesis defense. Congratulations to her !!!

Dr. Yuwen Zhang has been appointed as MAE department chair

James C. Dowell Professor Yuwen Zhang has been appointed chairman of the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at MU. See COE News for more information ...

Yijin Mao obtains his Ph.D. in Spring 2014

Yijin Mao successfully achieves his Ph.D after thesis defense and will continue work at MTT Lab. Congratulations to him!

Xin Dou obtains his MS in Spring 2014

Xin Dou gradutes as a MS student in this semster and will start up his engineering career in Shanghai, China. Congratulations to him!

Yijin Mao won Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award

Yijin Mao received the Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award from the College of Engineering (CoE) at MU. Congratulations to him!

Dr. Junjao Zhang joins MTTL as a Visiting Scholar

Dr. Junjao Zhang, coming from North China Electrical Power Unversity (NCEPU), joins our laboratory as a visiting scholar.

Jin Wang, Ting Fu and Huichao Shi join MTTL as Visiting Scholars

Jing Wang, Ting Fu and Huichao Shi, coming from University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science & Technology and Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, respectively, join our laboratory as a visiting scholar.

Yijin Mao passes his comprehensive examination

Yijin Mao passes his comprehensive examination. Congratulations to him!

Shahab K. Mohammadian starts his Ph.D. study in MTTL in Fall 2013

Shahab K. Mohammadian, who has a good knowledge of CFD simulation in energy storage and heat transfer enhancement, will start his Ph.D. in MTTL in Fall 2013

Yunpeng Ren will work in Chinese Academy of Sciences as a Researcher

Dr. Yunpeng Ren who graduated in Fall 2012 in our laboratory will work in Chinese Academy of Sciences as a researcher. Congratulations to him! (His Ph.D thesis is "A Comprehensive Model for Energy Transport and Ablation of Metal Films Induced by Ultrashort Pulsed Laser.")

Hamid Reza Seyf passes MS thesis defense

Hamid Reza Seyf sucessfully defended his MS thesis entitled "Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Evaporation and Explosive Boiling over Nanostructured Surfaces." Congratulations to him!

Pengfei Ji obtains his MS and is going to continue his Ph.D. in MTTL

Pengfei Ji, whose research interests lie at the thermal engineering application and development of numerical algorithms of the first-principles molecular dynamics simulation, gradute in Spring 2013 and is going to continue his Ph.D. in MTTL.

Dr. Li Li coming from NCEPU joins MTTL as a Visiting Scholar

Dr. Li Li, joins MTTL as a visting scholar. Welcome !!!

Dr. Wenyi Liu joins MTTL as a Visiting Scholar

Dr. Wenyi Liu, coming from North China Electrical Power Unversity (NCEPU), joins our laboratory as a visiting scholar.

Dr. Yuwen Zhang Receives Annual Chancellor’s Award

Yuwen Zhang, a mechanical and aerospace professor with the College of Engineering, accepted the Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Research and Creative Activity for his research advancements in areas of thermal energy storage, thermal manufacturing, electronics cooling, laser materials processing and bioheat transfer. Two Chancellor’s awards are given annually. See COE News for more information ...

Dr. Yuwen Zhang Publishes Innovative Textbook

Yuwen Zhang, professor in the mechanical and aerospace engineering department, stands at the forefront of his field in closing educational gaps. In June he published a premier textbook in an effort to cover all pertinent topics of emerging technologies in a single volume, something Zhang said does not exist. Zhang co-authored “Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer” with Amir Faghri and John Howell. See COE News for more information ...