Research Professors Directory

Anjana Asthana

Research Assistant Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

906-487-2637
aasthana@mtu.edu
M & M Building 622

Teaching Interests

  • Electron Microscopy
  • X-ray Diffraction
  • Solid State Physics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Electronic Materials

Research Interests

  • Nanomaterials, Semiconductors, Superconductors, Giant Magnetoresistance Materials, Magnetic Materials
  • Materials Characterization by SEM, TEM, X-ray Diffraction, Raman Spectroscopy and Photoluminescence Spectroscopy
  • Applications of Nanomaterials in Electronics, Energy Harvesting and Quantum Switching
  • In-Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Mechanics of Nanomaterials and Composites
  • Electron Transport Properties of Nanomaterials and Composites

Jong K. Lee

Research Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Emeritus, Materials Science and Engineering

906-487-2266
jkl103@mtu.edu
M & M Building 535

Teaching Interests

  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinetics
  • Phase transformations
  • Computational materials science

Research Interests

  • Computational materials science (especially in solid-state phase transformations)
  • Theoretical and simulation studies of crystalline defects
  • Structural changes, and kinetics

Bowen Li

Research Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

906-487-4325
boli@mtu.edu
M & M Building 511

Research Interests

  • Material processing
  • Mineral processing
  • Material characterization
  • Ceramic process
  • Applied mineralogy
  • Antimicrobial behavior of materials
  • Chemical analysis

Stephen Mashl

Research Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

906-487-2636
sjmashl@mtu.edu
M & M Building 508

Research Interests

  • Processing of Particulate Materials
  • Powder Metallurgy Processing
  • Metals Heat Treating
  • Process modeling – Process simulation
  • Surface Engineering
  • Structure-Process-Property Relationships