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Computational Materials Science
Liang Qi Research Group

Graduate Students

Aditya Sundar

PLACE HOLDER

Aditya Sundar got his bachelor degree in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India in 2015. He graduated from Cornell University, USA in 2017 with a Masters degree in Materials Science and Engineering. His current research interests are studying defect evolution and corrosion in passive oxide films using first-principles calculations and atomistic simulations.

Contact Info

Email: adisun@umich.edu
Address: 2158 H. H. Dow

Zhucong Xi

PLACE HOLDER

Zhucong Xi joined Prof. Qi's group in 2020. He graduated from Shandong University, China in 2018 with a B.Eng. degree in Materials Chemistry. He earned his Masters degree in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan in 2020. Currently, he is investigating the growth mechanisms of solute clusters in multicomponent Al alloys using atomistic simulations and machine learning techniques.

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Email: zhucongx@umich.edu
Address: 2158 H. H. Dow

Ganlin Chen

PLACE HOLDER

Ganlin Chen was born in Yancheng, Jiangsu Province, P.R. China. He received the B.S. in New Energy Materials and Devices (Sino-foreign Cooperation) from Soochow University (Suzhou, P.R. China) in 2019. He is currently pursuing his M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan. Ganlin previously worked in the field of energy materials synthesis and applications in lithium-ion battery. His current research interest is exploring mechanisms behind pitting corrosions in metals by using first-principle calculations.

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Email: gavincgl@umich.edu
Address: 2158 H. H. Dow

Vaidehi Menon

PLACE HOLDER

Vaidehi Menon received a B. Tech. degree in Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) from the Indian Institute of Technology - Kanpur in 2018. She did her masters in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Akron, graduating in 2020. She is now pursuing a PhD in MSE at the University of Michigan. Her current research investigates dislocation-grain boundary interactions in Mg alloys using atomistic simulations and first-principles calculations.

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Email: menonv@umich.edu
Address: 2158 H. H. Dow