2016

October

  • Jalil published a journal paper "Mechanism of Consistent Gyrus Formation: an Experimental and Computational Study" in the Scientific Reports.
  • Our paper "Commonly-Preserved and Species-Specific Gyral Folding Patterns across Primate Brains" was accepted in the journal Brain Structure and Function.  

September

  • Dr. Wang was named by UGA Center for Teaching and Learning as "Teacher of the Week" for Fall 2016.

August

  • Dr. Wang received the 2016 International Conference on Computational Method Young Investigator Award.

July

  • CNBM Lab graduated her first PhD student, Liuyang, who successfully made his PhD defense. Congrats.

June

  • A high-school student, Noah Johnson (UGA Young Dawgs Program), joined our lab for a summer intern.
  • Dr. Wang was awarded a 2017 UGA Faculty Research Grant (FRG).

May

  • Dr. Wang was invited to serve on a NSF CMMI program panel.

April

2015

October

  • Dr. Wang was invited to join the editorial board of the journal Polymers (IF: 2.94).

September

  • Nicholas (my undergraduate researcher) published a journal paper "Failure Mechanisms and Scaling Laws of Nanoporous Aluminum: A Computational Study" in the journal of Advanced Engineering Materials. Congrats.
  • Jalil published a paper "Cortical Folding Pattern and its Consistency Induced by Biological Growth" in the journal of Scientific Reports. Congrats.

August

  • Jalil published a paper "Role of Mechanical Factors in Cortical Folding Development" in the journal of Physical Review E. Congrats.
  • Matt published a paper "Grain-size Dependence of Mechanical Properties in Polycrystalline Boron-Nitride: A Computational Study" in the journal of Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. Congrats.

June

  • Liuyang published a paper "Coarse-grained Modeling of Vesicle Responses to Active Rotational Nanoparticles" in the journal of Nanoscale. Congrats.
  • Liuyang published a paper "Nanotube-enabled Vesicle-Vesicle Communication: A Computational Model" in the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. Congrats.

April

  • Heng published a paper "Molecular Dynamic Study of CNT/Buckyball-enabled Energy Absorption System" in the Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. Congrats.

February

  • Nicholas was awarded a CURO fellowship for Spring 2015 to conduct research in our Lab. Congrats.
  • Austin published a paper "Designing Nanoparticle Translocation through Cell Membranes by Varying Amphiphilic Polymer Coatings" in the Journal of Physical Chemistry B. Congrats.

January

  • Matt published a paper "Computational Study on the Effects of Annealing on the Mechanical Properties of Polycrystalline Graphene" in the journal of Carbon, Congrats.
  • Matt published a paper "On the Crumpling of Polycrystalline Graphene by Molecular Dynamics Simulation" in the journal of Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. Congrats.