Fall Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Donglei Fan

John B. Goodenough's National Medal of Science Reception


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TMI Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Donglei Fan: High Performance Nanomotors

Dr. Donglei Fan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin since 2010. She received her bachelor's degree in chemistry from the Department of Intensive Instruction, an honor program for gifted youth, in Nanjing University (NJU) in 1999, master's (2003) and doctorate (2007) degrees in Materials Science and Engineering from Johns Hopkins University (JHU). She also obtained another master's degree in Electrical…