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Principal Investigator

Issei Nakamura

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Michigan Technological University

Professor, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Postdoctoral Scholar, Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology

Ph.D. Physics, McMaster University

M.S. Physics, Osaka University

B.S. Physics, Tokyo University of Science

Contact: Phone: 906-487-2019
Email: inakamur@mtu.edu


Graduate  and Undergraduate Students

Tong Gao

PhD Candidate

B.S. Materials Physics, East China University of Science and Technology

Email: tongg@mtu.edu

Projects: Computer simulation for lithium dendrite growth in ionic liquids/Artificial Neural Network for the phase behavior of polymer mixtures

Cameron Shock

PhD Candidate

B.S. Physics, Michigan Technological University

Email: cjshock@mtu.edu

Projects: Computer simulation (LAMMPS) for the dielectric properties of ionic liquids

Zack Hjorth

MS Student

B.S. Physics, Michigan Technological University

Email: zwhjorth@mtu.edu

Projects: Deep neural network for liquid phase behavior

Sonali Mohan

PhD Student

B. Tech. Mechanical and Automation Engineering, Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women

M. Tech. Engineering Physics, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

Email: sonalim@mtu.edu

Projects: Computer simulation (LAMMPS) for the dielectric properties of ionic liquids


Former Group Members 

  • Lisa Eggart (PhD student, 2018-2019), now in Prof. Pandey’s group, MTU
  • Zhenyue Yang, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (PhD student)
  • Lijun Liu (postdoc, 2017-2018), Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Daniel Johnson (undergraduate)
  • Hongbo Chen (PhD, 2018)
  • Ziwei Qian (MSc, 2018)
  • Xiaozheng Duan (postdoc, 2017-2018), Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Alan Larson (undergraduate)
  • Collin Granke (undergraduate)
  • Sidney Feige (undergraduate)
  • Keaton Schmidt (undergraduate)