Fei Long

Fei Long


  • Assistant Teaching Professor, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • PhD Shanghai Jiaotong University


Assistant Teaching Professor Fei Long joined the ME-EM Department in 2013, first as a post-doctoral research associate for one year, and then as an instructor and faculty member. His areas of research expertise include nanomaterials and scanning probe microscopy, sustainable manufacturing, Machine Learning, and waste characterization and recycling. Long earned his PhD from Shanghai Jiaotong University in China in 2011, then served as an application scientist for two years in the Nano Surfaces Division, Bruker Co., which manufactures scientific instruments. In 2021 he received the Mechanical Engineering Teacher of the Year Award, an honor given by Michigan Tech mechanical engineering students and conducted by the ME-EM Department’s student advisory committee.

Links of Interest

Solvent-targeted Recovery and Precipitation (STRAP) Application

Areas of Expertise

  • Nano Mechanics of Materials
  • Scanning Probe Microscopy
  • Machine Learning

Research Interests

  • Sustainable Manufacturing
  • Waste Characterization and Recycling
  • Nano Materials
  • Real-time Infrared Spectroscopy