Post-Doctorate Fellow

Professor Ning Yan, Advanced Forest Bio-Materials Laboratory, Faculty of Forestry
Professor Mark Kortschot, Advanced Materials Group, Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry

PhD (2010), Mississippi State University, US

ME (2004) and BSc (2001), Nanjing Forestry University, China


Research Interests:

  • Natural fiber-reinforced polymer composites fabrication and process optimization
  • Composite mechanical and thermal property characterization
  • Composite mechanical property enhancement and modeling

Current research:

  • Developing sandwich structured panels with bio-based composite skins and cores
  • Sandwich structure design, process development, and mechanical property prediction
  • Improving impact properties of natural fiber-reinforced polymer composites