Dr. Jiechao Jiang
    Research Professor
    Manager of Characterization Center for Materials and Biology
    Materials Sciecne and Engineering Department
    University of Texas at Arlington
    231 Engineering Lab building, Box 10931
    Arlington, TX 76019
    Phone: (817) 272-0841
    Fax: (817) 272-2538
    jiang@uta.edu


EDUCATION

1983-1987:
Northeast University, Shenyang, China. B.Sc in Metal Physics.
1987-1992:
University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, China
Beijing Laboratory of Electron Microscopy, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China
Thesis: Transmission Electron Miscroscopy of Mn-Si-Al and Mo-Cr-Ni 8-fold quasicrystal.


RESEARCH INTERESTS


PREFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Research Professor, 3/2014 – present
Research Associate Professor, 11/2005 – 2/2014
Facility Manager of the UTA Characterization Center for Materials and Biology,
Materials Science and Engineering Department, University of Texas at Arlington, Texas.

Assistant Professor - Research, 1/2004-11/2005
Research Associate 4, 07/1999-12/2003
Facility Manager of the LSU Materials Characterization Center,
Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Research Scientist, 07/1997 – 06/1999
Department of Materials Sciences & Engineering,
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Research Scientist, 12/1994 – 06/1997.
Materials Science Center,
Philipps-University Marburg, Germany.

Visiting Research Scholar, 11/1993 – 11/1994.
Department of Structural Chemistry,
Stockholm University, Sweden,

Post-doctoral Researcher, 01/1993 – 10/1994.
Beijing Laboratory of Electron Microscopy,
Chinese Academy of Science, China


RESEARCH GRANTS

DMREF: DMREF/Collaborative Research: Multiscale Design of Hard and High Temperature Resistant Coatings by Computation and Experiment
National Science Foundation, $639,178, 08/2013-07/2016
PIs: Efstathios Meletis (UTA), Jiechao Jiang (UTA) and Peter Kroll (UTA)

NIRT: Composition Graded Oxide Nanostructures: Fabrication and Properties,
National Science Foundation, $1,000,000, 06/2007-5/2011.
PIs: E.I. Meletis (UTA), J.C. Jiang (UTA), C.L. Chen (UTSA), A. Bhalla (UTSA), G. Gunaratne (UH)

SST - Ferroelectric Thin-Film Active Sensor Arrays for Structural Health Monitoring,
National Science Foundation, Sensors and Sensor Networks (Sensors), $430,000, 09/2005-08/2008.
PIs: V. Giurgiutiu (SC), J.C. Jiang (UTA), A.S. Bhalla (PSU) and C.L. Chen (UTSA)

ARP-ATP: Nanofabrication of Novel Sensors via Self-Assembly of Anisotropic Epitaxial Oxides
State of Texas, Advanced Research Program Award, $60,000, 2007-2009
PI: E.I. Meletis (UTA), Co-PI: J.C. Jiang (UTA)

Synthesis of Magnetic Self-assembled Co Nanocomposite Thin Films
LSU Faculty Research Program, Office of Research, $40,000, 2/03-10/04
(J.C. Jiang and 3 other faculty members)


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