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Xudong Wang

Xudong Wang

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Office: IPST Building room 275
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Mailing Address: School of Materials Science and Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
771 Ferst Dr. N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30332
Biosketch | Research Area | Publications | Highlights | Honors


  • Ph.D. School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, GA, 2005.
  • Masters of Engineering in Chemical Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha, China, 2001.
  • Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering, Jilin University, Changchun, China, 1998.

Research Area

  • Piezoelectric nanostructures for nanogenerators and sensors.
  • Self-assembling and patterning vertical aligned ZnO nanobelts and nanowires.
  • Large-scale fabricating of nano-patterns by self-assembly techniques.



Research Highlights

  • Invented DC nanogenerator based on aligned piezoelectric ZnO nanowires.
  • Invented large-scale nanobowl arrays.
  • Fabricated large-area polystyrene spheres monolayer on various substrates by self-assembly technique used for patterning metal catalysts.
  • Grew hexagonal-patterned aligned ZnO nanorods with different lengths.

Honors & Awards

  • Young Innovator under 35 (TR35) Award by Technology Review (2007)
  • School of Materials Science and Engineering Advanced Publication Award (2006)
  • School of Materials Science and Engineering Advanced Publication Award (2005)