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Multiple PhD student openings at the University of Notre Dame

Multiple PhD student openings at the University of Notre Dame

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The Advanced Manufacturing and Energy Lab (AMEL) directed by Prof. Yanliang Zhang at the University of Notre Dame (a top 15 University in US) have multiple fully-funded graduate students opening positions with full tuition coverage plus a competitive stipend. The AMEL is working on cutting-edge research topics including micro/nanoscale thermal science and thermoelectric energy conversion, additive manufacturing and scalable nanomanufacturing of functional materials and devices, and flexible sensor and energy harvesting devices. Interested applicants should send resume to Prof. Zhang by email: In addition, the applicant needs to complete their application online before the following deadlines.

Online application deadline for spring 2019 admission: Nov. 1, 2018

Online application deadline for fall 2019 admission: Feb. 1, 2019

Image of Yanliang ZhangThe Advanced Manufacturing and Energy Lab (AMEL) focuses on cutting-edge research on additive- and nano- manufacturing, thermal science and energy conversion, and advanced energy and sensor technologies. We integrate an “Atomic to System Engineering” approach to close the gap between basic research and system applications in order to change the world we are living in. Prof. Zhang is a recipient of the prestigious career award from U.S. National Science Foundation. Prof. Zhang’s research has been sponsored by competitive funding awards from U.S. Department of Energy and National Science Foundation, and he has directed several multi-institutional research projects with total funding exceeding $10 million. Dr. Zhang’s research work has been published on numerous scientific journals of high impact including Nature Materials, Science Advances, Advanced Materials, Nano Letters, Scientific Reports, Energy Conversion and Management, Applied Physics Letters, etc. More information about his research can be found from our lab website:

Being a top-ranked research university in US, Notre Dame offers highest quality education and outstanding research opportunities. Notre Dame is located in the heart of the Midwest adjacent to several major cities (Chicago, Indianapolis, etc.), is surrounded by a dozen of other major research universities, national labs and high-tech companies.

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