Xi Chen

Xi  Chen
Associate Professor of Earth and Environmental Engineering


B.E., Xi'an Jiaotong University (P.R. China), 1994; M.E., Tsinghua University (P.R. China), 1997; S.M., Harvard, 1998; Ph.D., 2001

Area of Concentration

Nanotechnology, biotechnology, energy/environment, and computation. more detail: Mechanobiology and molecular biomechanics, Novel nanoporous energy absorption and harvesting materials, Nanomechanics of nanostructures, Nanoindentation theory and experiment, Mechanical self-assembly, Multi-phase solid-fluid interactions, Multi-scale computational mechanics, and Mechanics of thin films and small material structures, Civil Engineering