Lifeng Dong

Campus: Springfield



  • PhD, 2005, Portland State University


  • MAT 580 Structure of Solids
  • MAT 758 Optoelectronic Materials
  • MAT 760 Experiments in Physical Characterization
  • MAT 798 Seminar in Materials Science
  • PHY 124 Introduction to Physics II
  • PHY 204 Foundation of Physics II
  • PHY 675 Quantum Mechanics

Research and professional interests

  • Synthesis and structural characterizations of nanoscale materials and their applications in electronics (i.e. transistors)
  • Alternative energy (i.e. solar cells, fuel cells, and supercapacitor)
  • Biomedical diagnosis and therapy (i.e. biosensors and the interactions between biomolecules and nanomaterials)

Awards and honors

  • Cottrell College Science Award, Research Corporation for Science Advancement, 2010
  • Visiting Scientist Fellowship, National Center for Electron Microscopy, 2007
  • IEEE Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2006
  • Distinguished Scholar Award, Microbeam Analysis Society, 2003

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