Research Members

PhD Students

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Fuija Wang

Nanjing Tech Univ., EnvironE, BS

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Yiran Xiao

UIUC, MSE/Eng. Physics, BS

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Billy Johnson

UNC Charlotte, Chemistry, MS

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Ashwin Raman

SRM Univ., Nanotech., B.Tech

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Aashray Narla

VIT Univ., ChemE, BS

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Rebecca Glaser

Northwestern University, MSE, BS

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Zifei Sun

Shandong Normal University, BS

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Doyoub Kim

Masters Students

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Crystal Jain

U.C. Berkeley, Chemical Engineering, BS

Visiting Scholars

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Mengting Liu

Lanzhou University

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Wenqiang Hu

BS in Mechanical Design & Manufacturing / Automation | Linyi University

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Liang Chen

BS Chemical Engineering | Henan University of Science & Technology

Research Staff

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Ah-Young Song

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Samik Jhulki

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Kostiantyn Turcheniuk

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Wenbin Fu

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Alexandre Magasinski

Undergraduate Students

Peter Wang
Kyle Hunady
Alp Kulaksizoglu
Haewon Lee


Michael Liu | Battery Engineer at Apple
Enbo Zhao | Senior Battery Cell Engineer at Tesla

Lab Director Gleb Yushin

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Gleb Yushin

Gleb Yushin is a Professor of Materials Science at Georgia Institute of Technology and an Editor-in-Chief for Materials Today, the flagship journal of the Materials Today family dedicated to covering the most innovative, cutting edge and influential work of broad interest to the materials science community. Prof. Gleb Yushin is also a Co-Founder and the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Sila Nanotechnologies, developer and manufacturer of advanced materials that change the landscape of what is possible to achieve with Li-ion batteries. Gleb has co-authored over 160 peer-reviewed publications and over 120 US and international patent applications. Prof. Yushin is a Fellow of the Materials Research Society (MRS), a Fellow of the Electrochemical Society (ECS), and a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). Prof. Yushin holds BS and MS degrees in Physics from Polytechnic Institute and a PhD in Materials Science from North Carolina State University.