Cheng Research Group

Materials Science and Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Former

Former Ph.D. Graduate Students

Name Current Position Current Affiliation
Rong Tong (Ph.D. 2010) Assistant Professor Department of Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech
Hua Lu (Ph.D. 2011) Assistant Professor Department of Chemistry, Peking University
Li Tang (Ph.D. 2012) Assistant Professor Department of Materials Science, EPFL | École polytechnique federale de Lausanne
Jonathan Yen (Ph.D. 2015) Postdoctoral Fellow Novartis Institutes for BioMedical  Research
Qian Yin (Ph.D. 2015) Postdoctoral Fellow Stanford University
Nan Zheng (Ph.D. 2015) Postdoctoral Fellow TAM Health Science Center
Hua Wang (Ph.D. 2016) Postdoctoral Fellow Harvard University
Ryan Baumgartner (Ph.D. 2017) Senior Chemist Dow Chemical

 

Former Postdoctoral Associates

Name Current Position Current Affiliation
Xueyun Gao Professor Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Science
Nathan Gabrielson Lecturer University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Yunxiang Xu Professor Sichuan University, China
Haoyu Tang Professor Xiangtan University, China
Jungseok Lee Post-doc Yale University
Lichen Yin Professor Soochow University, China
Qiuhao Qu Institute Genomic Biology Fellow University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Yanfeng Zhang Professor Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
Yang Liu Post-doc University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 

Visiting Scholars and Students

Name Current Affiliation
Professor Yanbing Lu Hunan University
Professor Jun Shen Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Zhonghai Zhang Tongji University
Professor Yuan Yao Shanghai Jiaotong University
Professor Yan LI Tongji University
Xi He Fudan University
Ziming Zhao Xuzhou Medical College
Li Shen Zhejiang University
Yu Zhang Fudan University

 

Former Master and Undergraduate Students

Name Current Position Current Affiliation
Kevin Spencer Graduate Student MIT
Jason Lang M.D. Student Medical School, UIUC
Luis Lee Scientist Monsanto
Matt Bossemeyer Scientist Caterpillar
Chung Hee Moon Graduate Student University of California, Irvine
Kelley Kohnen Technician University of Chicago
Aaron Chan MBA Program University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
William Storms Graduate student University of Akron
Ellora Sen-Gupta (MS) Research Staff University of Illinois at Chicago
Linna Guan Undergraduate Student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Stephanie Nemec Undergraduate Student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Isthier Chaudhury Senior Admissions Officer University of Rochester
Liang Ma Graduate Student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Xiaojian Deng Graduate Student (MS) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mincheol Kwon Undergraduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kyung Hoon Kim Graduate Student (MS) Seoul National University
Yuyan Hua (MS) Chemist Dioxide Materials Inc.
Ruoyan Zhang Undergraduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Yiwen Sun Undergraduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Xiaochu Ba Graduate student Georgia Tech
Katherine Mehan Undergraduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Zehao Song Graduate Student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Songsong Li Graduate Student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jer-Luen-Aaron Hsu Graduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Jiadi Xiong Undergraduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ming Xu Undergraduate student University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Yida Zhao Graduate Student (MS) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Yuxiao Wu Graduate Student University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Jiawei Zhang Graduate Student Cornell University
Yinzhao Huang Graduate Student University of California, Berkeley
Siyi Zhang Graduate Student University of Pennsylvania