Group Members

Shou Guo

shuo_guo.png  Postdoctoral Associate

  Education: B.S. Physics, Wuhan University 2007; Ph.D., Physics, Hong Kong  University of Science and Technology, 2013; Postdoc, ENS Paris, 2016.

  Current Research: Rheology of active fluids.

  Office: G5 Amundson Hall

  Email: guoxx942@umn.edu

 

Yi Peng

yi_peng.png  Postdoctoral Associate

  Education: B.S. Physics, Wuhan University 2004-2008; PhD Physics, Hong Kong  University of Science and Technology 2008-2013

  Current Research: the collective motion of microswimmers in active fluids and its influence on the fluid properties.

  Office: G7 Amundson Hall

  Email: pengy@umn.edu

 

Kyle Welch

kyle_welch.png  Postdoctoral Associate

  Education: B.S. Physics and Neuroscience, Washtington State University, 2011; Ph.D. Physics, University of Oregon, 2016

  Current Research: Active matter and fluid mechanics

  Office: G7 Amundson Hall

  Email: kyle.j.welch@gmail.com

 

Chen Fan

Chen Fan  Graduate student, co-advised with Vivian Ferry

  Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Toronto, 2017

  Current Research: Active Janus particles

  Office: G66 Amundson Hall

  Email: fan00032@umn.edu

 

Dipanjan Ghosh

Dipanjan Ghosh  Graduate student

  Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, Jadavpur University, 2018

  Current research: Bacterial swarming in confined geometry

  Office: G5 Amundson Hall

  Email: ghosh135@umn.edu

 

Shashank Kamdar

Shashank Kamdar  Graduate student, co-advised with Lorraine Francis

  Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, 2017

  Current Research: Active fluids in coating applications

  Office: G60 Amundson Hall

  Email: kamda008@umn.edu

 

 

Yangming Kou

yangming_kou.jpg  Graduate Student, co-advised with Chris Macosko

  Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, Tufts University, 2016

  Current Research: Co-contiuous polymer blends

  Office: 316 Amundson Hall

  Email: kouxx036@umn.edu

 

 

Zhengyang Liu

zhengyang_liu.jpg  Graduate Student, co-advised with Kechun Zhang

  Education: B.S. Polymer Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2015

  Current Research: Rheology of bacterial suspensions

  Office: 265 Amundson Hall

  Email: liux3141@umn.edu

 

 

Truong Pham

truong_pham.jpg  Graduate Student, co-advised with Satish Kumar

  Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2014

  Current Research: Evaporation of colloidal suspensions

  Office: G66 Amundson Hall

  Email: phamx446@umn.edu

 

 

Yiming Qiao

Yiming Qiao  Graduate Student

  Education: B.S. Materials Science, Shanghai Jiaotong University, 2018.

  Current Research: Shear thickening of colloidal suspensions

  Office: G60 Amundson Hall

  Email: qiao0017@umn.edu

 

Seunghwan Shin

seunghwan_shin.jpg  Graduate Student, co-advised with Kevin Dorfman

  Education: B.S. Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University, 2013

  Current Research: Dynamic and rheological behaviors of DNA solutions under flow

  Office: G19 Amundson Hall

  Email: shinx424@umn.edu

 

Ting-Pi Sun

ting-pi_sun.jpg  Graduate Student

  Education: B.S. Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 2014

  Current Research: Liquid-drop impacts

  Office: 361 Amundson Hall

  Email: sunx0582@umn.edu