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
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
Amy Marconnet post-doc 2012-2013 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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Sun F, Chen G, Yang Y, et al. (2021) Fatty acid-binding protein 4 silencing protects against lipopolysaccharide-induced cardiomyocyte hypertrophy and apoptosis by inhibiting the Toll-like receptor 4-nuclear factor-κB pathway. The Journal of International Medical Research. 49: 300060521998233
Huo Y, Cheng L, Wang C, et al. (2021) Associations between parity, pregnancy loss, breastfeeding duration and risk of maternal type 2 diabetes:An observational cohort study. Journal of Diabetes
Zhu Y, Zheng R, Hu C, et al. (2021) Association of early adulthood weight and subsequent weight change with cardiovascular diseases: Findings from REACTION study. International Journal of Cardiology
Huang J, Shan W, Li F, et al. (2021) Fecal microbiota transplantation mitigates vaginal atrophy in ovariectomized mice. Aging. 13
Lu HP, Du XF, Li JD, et al. (2021) Expression of Cell Division Cycle Protein 45 in Tissue Microarrays and the CDC45 Gene by Bioinformatics Analysis in Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Patient Outcomes. Medical Science Monitor : International Medical Journal of Experimental and Clinical Research. 27: e928800
You B, Tuo Y, Li C, et al. (2021) Insight-HXMT observations of jet-like corona in a black hole X-ray binary MAXI J1820+070. Nature Communications. 12: 1025
Yang B, Li X, Fu Y, et al. (2021) MEK inhibition remodels the immune landscape of mutant KRAS tumors to overcome resistance to PARP and immune checkpoint inhibitors. Cancer Research
Zhu YY, Zheng RZ, Wang GX, et al. (2021) Inverted U-Shaped Associations between Glycemic Indices and Serum Uric Acid Levels in the General Chinese Population: Findings from the China Cardiometabolic Disease and Cancer Cohort (4C) Study. Biomedical and Environmental Sciences : Bes. 34: 9-18
Liu J, Liu X, Dong M, et al. (2021) Symptom trajectories during chemotherapy in patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and the function of prolonging low dose dexamethasone in promoting enhanced recovery after chemotherapy. Thoracic Cancer
Zhao T, Zheng T, Yu H, et al. (2021) Autophagy impairment as a key feature for acetaminophen-induced ototoxicity. Cell Death & Disease. 12: 3
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