Deng Energy and Nanotechnology Group

for energy conversion and nanomaterial synthesis

Ph.D. Students

Every year, DENG looks for 1-2 highly motivated Ph.D. students. Students with bachelor’s and/or master’s degrees in mechanical engineering, materials science and engineering, physics, and other closely related fields are encouraged to apply. Candidates with strong experimental skills and solid physics background are especially welcome.

To apply, please email Dr. Deng with the following materials: unofficial transcripts, curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references, and a brief personal statement that highlights the research interests and skills of the candidate. All applicants should check the admission requirements and processes provided by the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT (Link).

Postdoctoral Scholars

DENG is looking for 1 highly motivated Postdoctoral Scholar with negotiable start date. Candidates whose research training and experience align well with DENG’s research interests are encouraged to apply. Experience in both experiments and computations is a plus.

To apply, please email Dr. Deng with the following materials: curriculum vitae, names and contact information of three references, and a brief personal statement that highlights the research interests and skills of the candidate, as well as a few potential projects that the candidate would like to the work on when join the group.