Recent News

Jiuling Wang joins our research team

September 12, 2017

Dr. Jiuling Wang just joined our lab as a Postdoctoral Fellow. Jiuling comes from the Institute of Mechanics at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, where he obtained his PhD degree. He will work on projects in DNA origami and polymer-nanoparticle composites. Welcome to Duke!

Research openings for undergraduate and graduate students

August 28, 2017

We are on the lookout for smart, motivated, and hardworking undergraduate and graduate students to join our group. If you are interested in joining our laboratory, please send an email with a brief statement of your research interests and career goals along with your resume to Prof.

Ze's new paper in ACS Nano

April 19, 2017

Ze's  paper on modeling the conformational dynamics of dynamic DNA-origami nanostructures using coarse-grained molecular dynamics simulations appears online in ACS Nano. Congratulations, Ze!

Dan's new paper in Macromolecules

January 15, 2017

Dan's work on elucidating the origin of anisotropic interactions between otherwise isotropic polymer-grafted spherical nanoparticles in polymer melts is accepted for publication in Macromolecules. Congrats, Dan! 

Sam's new paper in EES

December 19, 2016

Sam's paper on predicting the morphology and mechanical properties of low-bandgap organic semiconducting polymers using all-atom molecular dynamics simulations gets accepted for publication in Energy & Environmental Science. Congratulations, Sam!

Gaurav Arya: Modeling Soft Matter with Hard Calculations

November 17, 2016

Gaurav Arya will join the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Duke University beginning July 1, 2017.