Gang Chen, Ph.D

2001- Mechanical Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Thermal energy transport and conversion
"Gang Chen"

Gang Chen is currently the Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Carl Richard Soderberg Professor of Power Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and is the director of the "Solid-State Solar-Thermal Energy Conversion Center (S3TEC Center)" - an Energy Frontier Research Center funded by the US Department of Energy. He obtained his bachelor and master degrees from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and his PhD degree from the Mechanical Engineering Department, UC Berkeley, in 1993. He was an assistant professor at Duke University, a tenured associate professor at UC Los Angeles, before moving to MIT. He is a recipient of a K.C. Wong Education Foundation fellowship and a John Simon Guggenheim Foundation fellowship. He received an NSF Young Investigator Award, an R&D 100 award, and an ASME Heat Transfer Memorial Award. He is a fellow of AAAS, APS, and ASME. In 2010, he was elected a member of the US National Academy of Engineering.


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Chang-Lin Tien grad student 1990-1993 UC Berkeley (Physics Tree)


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Theodorian Borca-Tasciuc grad student 2000 UCLA
Bao Yang grad student 2004 MIT
Diana-Andra Borca-Tasciuc grad student 2005 UCLA
Ronggui Yang grad student 2005 MIT
Christopher Dames grad student 2006 MIT
Arvind Narayanaswamy grad student 2007 MIT
Aaron Schmidt grad student 2008 MIT
Asegun Henry grad student 2009 MIT
Hohyun Lee grad student 2009 MIT
Sheng Shen grad student 2010 MIT
Austin Minnich grad student 2011 MIT
Zhiting Tian grad student 2014 MIT
Sangyeop Lee grad student 2015 MIT
Matteo Chiesa post-doc MIT
Shien-Ping Feng post-doc MIT
Hadi Ghasemi post-doc MIT
Amador Guzman post-doc MIT
Yongjie Hu post-doc MIT (Chemistry Tree)
Maha Khayyat post-doc MIT
James Loomis post-doc MIT
Amy Marconnet post-doc MIT
Nenad Miljkovic post-doc MIT
Yuan Yang post-doc MIT
Selcuk Yerci post-doc MIT
Mona Zebarjadi post-doc MIT
Kamal Kar post-doc 2003-2003 MIT
Mingda Li post-doc 2018 MIT
Keivan Esfarjani research scientist MIT
Koji Miyazaki research scientist 2000-2002 MIT
Jinbo Wang research scientist 2002-2004 MIT
Dongsheng Zhu research scientist 2006-2006 MIT
Yong Tae Kang research scientist 2006-2007 MIT
Junichiro Shiomi research scientist 2010-2011 MIT
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Shi E, Chen G, Qin B, et al. (2019) A novel rat model of tibial fracture for trauma researches: a combination of different types of fractures and soft tissue injuries. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research. 14: 333
Huang C, Chen G, Zhang M, et al. (2019) Association between environmental tobacco smoke exposure and risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Chinese female never-smokers: a population-based cohort study. Journal of Diabetes
Shen Y, Liu C, Qin Y, et al. (2019) Intertwined dipolar and multipolar order in the triangular-lattice magnet TmMgGaO. Nature Communications. 10: 4530
Chang F, Zhang Q, Xie H, et al. (2019) The effects of two periods of rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury from Shanghai, China. Spinal Cord
Zhou H, Zhang Y, Liu J, et al. (2019) Impact of prior cancer on outcomes in nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Annals of Translational Medicine. 7: 299
Zhu D, Hayman A, Kebede B, et al. (2019) 31P NMR-based phospholipid fingerprinting of powdered infant formula. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry
Huang T, Ding X, Xu G, et al. (2019) CDK7 inhibitor THZ1 inhibits MCL1 synthesis and drives cholangiocarcinoma apoptosis in combination with BCL2/BCL-XL inhibitor ABT-263. Cell Death & Disease. 10: 602
Li Z, Liu N, Meng K, et al. (2019) A New Organic Interlayer Spacer for Stable and Efficient 2D Ruddlesden-Popper Perovskite Solar Cells. Nano Letters
Wang T, Lu J, Su Q, et al. (2019) Ideal Cardiovascular Health Metrics and Major Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Prediabetes and Diabetes. Jama Cardiology
Hong S, Liu D, Luo S, et al. (2019) The genomic landscape of Epstein-Barr virus-associated pulmonary lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma. Nature Communications. 10: 3108
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