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Li Jiang, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Head of Department

Office: 315 Luther Foster Hall

Phone: (334) 727-8048

Email: ljiang@tuskegee.edu

SHORT BIO

Dr. Jiang’s research interests are in developing microelectronic/VLSI fabrication techniques, flexible/wearable electronics, bio/chemical sensors, energy devices and Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems (MEMS). She is recipient of US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Fellowship, Henry C. McBay Faculty Research Fellowship and Tuskegee University Faculty Achievenment Award. She is principal/co-principal investigator of multiple federally funded research projects sponsored by National Science Foundation (NSF), Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and NASA with total amount of funding $5.3 million. Her research has resulted in over 30 papers and 55 conference presentations. Dr. Jiang's research work has been featured in Electronics Letters, Diverse Issues in Higher Education and cited by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and researchers affiliated with the Chinese Academy of Science, MIT and Caltech. She has advised 23 master students and 1 doctoral student at Tuskegee University as major advisor or advisory committee member. Some of her former students are currently working at Intel Corp., SIEMENS Corp., and Microsoft Corp., while others are pursuing Ph.D. degrees at Stanford University, Oregon State University, Arizona State University among others.

EDUCATION

2006    Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, US

2004    M.S. Electrical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, US

2000    B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

APPOINTMENTS/EXPERIENCE

July 2017 – present     Associate Head of Department of Electrical Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU), Tuskegee, Alabama 

May 2016 - present     Professor of Electrical Engineering, TU, Tuskegee, Alabama

June 2012-April 2016  Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, TU

Aug. 2006–May 2012  Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, TU  

June 2007–Aug. 2007  Senior Scientist, Excellatron Solid State LLC, Atlanta, Georgia 

July 2006–Aug. 2006 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Electronic Materials and Devices Laboratory (EMDL), Louisiana State University 

TEACHING

(1) EENG 0325: Electronics I (junior level); 

(2) EENG 325L: Electronics I Lab (junior level); 

(3) EENG 0330: Electronics II (junior level); 

(4) EENG 330L: Electronics II Lab (junior level); 

(5) EENG 493O/590Y: Fundamentals of Microsystems and Nanotechnology (senior and graduate level); 

(6) EENG 590J: Advanced Solid State Physics (senior and graduate level). 

RESEARCH

Research Interests

Semiconductor/nanotechnology, Micro- and nanofabrication techniques, metrology and Micro-Electro Mechanical-Systems (MEMS)

Past & Current Projects

1. National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation Program (MRI) 2010

Project: MRI: Acquisition of Instruments for Thin Film Processing and Characterization

Principal Investigator (PI), 2010-2012; Amount: $234,336. 

2. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) Research Clusters

Project: Analog Synthesis of Mixed-Signal Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs) for the Application of Flight Electronics in NASA

PI, 2011-2014; TU Amount: $300,000. 

3. NASA STEM Faculty and Students Fellowship

Project: Transmission Light Valve Arrays with Comb Drive Microshutters

PI, 2010 –2011; Amount: $130,000. 

4. The Department of Defense (DoD) Research and Education Program for Historically Black colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions (HBCU/MSI)

Project: High Efficiency Flexible Solar Cells and Energy Storage Device Integrated to Army Uniform

PI, 2011-2015; Amount: $556,376. 

5. Sun Microsystems, Inc. Change Your World Grant Program

Project: Acquisition of Sun Fire X4100 M2 Servers 

PI, 2009-2014; Amount: $7,300. 

6. Henry C. McBay Faculty Research Fellowship 

Project: Flexible energy storage device for wearable electronics

PI, 2017- 2018; Amount: $15,000. 

7. NSF Scholarship for Service (SFS) Program

Project: SFS Program: Strengthening the National Cyber Security Workforce

Co-PI, 2017-2021; TU Amount: $1,776,056. 

8. National Science Foundation (NSF) MRI 2016

Project: MRI: Acquisition of optical interferometric surface profilometer to enhance capabilities in micro- and nano-scale engineering

Co-PI, 2016-2018; Amount: $138,044. 

9. 2012 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Scientific Leadership Awards for Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Granting Bachelor Degrees (PHASE I)

Project: Portable Smart Platforms for Detection of Biological Pathogens and Chemicals

Co-PI, 2012-2014; Amount: $650,000. 

10. 2013 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Scientific Leadership Awards for Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Granting Bachelor Degrees (PHASE II)

Project: Portable Smart Platforms for Detection of Biological Pathogens and Chemicals

Co-PI, 2014-2018; Amount: $579,130. 

11. NSF Engineering Research Centers Program (ERC) (Leading institution: University of Arizona)

Project: ERC: Center for Integrated Access Networks (CIAN)

Co-PI, 2008-2017; TU Amount: $751,484. 

12. NSF Computing Research Infrastructure Program (CRI)

Project: Collaborative Research: CRI: IAD: Electronic Testing Education, Research and Training Infrastructure

Co-PI, 2007-2011; TU Amount: $169,083. 

PUBLICATIONS

Book Chapters

1. L. Jiang and N. S. Korivi, “Microfluidics: technologies and applications,” Nanolithography The art of fabricating nanoelectronic, nanophotonic, and nanobiologic devices and systems, Woodhead Publishing Ltd, 2014

Journal Publications

20. N.S. Korivi, N. Nujhat, S. Ahmed, L. Jiang and K. Das, “Low Temperature Deposition of Polycrystalline Germanium on Silicon by Magnetron Sputtering,” Electronics Letters, Vol. 54, No. 17, August 2018, pp. 1043 – 1045, doi:10.1049/el.2018.1291 (FEATURED ARTICLE)

19. N.S.Korivi, L. Jiang, S. Ahmed, N. Nujhat, M. Idrees, V. Rangari, , “Nanotextured Thin Films for Detection of Chemicals by Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering,” Materials Research Express Vol. 4, No. 11 2017 116401, https://doi.org/10.1088/2053-1591/aa9395

18. N.S. Korivi, M. Vangari, and L. Jiang*, “Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposite Modified Paper Electrodes for Supercapacitor Applications,” Applied Nanoscience, February 2017, 7(1), 41-45, DOI: 10.1007/s13204-016-0545-8 (*corresponding author)

17. L. Jiang, M. Vangari, T. Pryor, Z. Xiao and N.S. Korivi, “Miniature Supercapacitors based on Nanocomposite Thin Films,” Microelectronic Engineering, pp. 52-57, July 2013, DOI: 10.1016/j.mee.2013.01.030 (SCIENCEDIRECT TOP 25 LIST OF MOST DOWNLOADED ARTICLES-JULY TO SEPTEMBER 2013)

16. M. Vangari, T. Pryor, and L. Jiang*, “Supercapacitors: Review of Materials and Fabrication Methods,” Journal of Energy Engineering, Vol. 139, No. 2, pp. 72-79, June 2013, DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000102 (*corresponding author)

15. M. Hines, J. Lenhardt, L. Ming, L. Jiang, and Z. Xiao, “Cooling effects of nanoscale Bi2Te3/Sb2Te3 multilayered thermoelectric thin films,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A, 30(4), Jul/Aug 2012, DOI: 10.1116/1.4725483

14. L. Jiang, S. Islam, and N. S. Korivi, “Micro-patterning of Nanocomposites of Polymer and Carbon Nanotubes,” Microelectronic Engineering, Vol. 93, May 2012, pp. 10-14, doi:10.1016/j.mee.2011.12.002

13. L. Jiang, M. Vangari, and M. Feldman, “Design of Electromechanically Driven Transmission Light Valve Arrays,” Journal of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, ISSN: 0976–8106 & E-ISSN: 0976–8114, Vol. 2, Issue 2, 2011, pp. 37-41

12. L. Jiang, S. Islam, C.H.Chen and N.S.Korivi, “Patterned Polymer-Carbon Nanotube Composite,” Journal of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, ISSN: 0976–8106 & E-ISSN: 0976–8114, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 2011, pp. 18-23

11. L. Jiang, “Precision Grating for Measuring Microscope Lens Distortions,” International Journal of Metrology and Quality Engineering, 1, 2010, pp. 83-88, DOI: 10.1051/ijmqe/2010017

10. L. Jiang, C. H. Chen, N. S. Korivi, “Overlay Metrology in VLSI Design for Manufacturability,” International Journal of Recent Trends in Engineering and Technology, Vol. 4, No. 4, Nov. 2010, pp. 128-131  

9. L. Jiang and M. Feldman “A Prototype Optical Encoder System with Nanometer Measurement Capability,” Journal of Modern Optics, Vol. 57, No. 13, 20 July 2010, pp.1150–1156 

8. N.S. Korivi, Y.X. Zhou and L. Jiang*, “Grayscale Lithography by a Polymer Photomask Doped with Laser Dye,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 26(1), Jan/Feb 2008, pp. 62-66 (*corresponding author)

7. Y. Jeon, M. Feldman and L. Jiang, “An Ultra-Stiff Stage for Imprint Lithography,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 25(6), Nov/Dec 2007, pp.2317-2320

6. R. Zheng, L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Properties of Zone Plates Used for Lithography,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 24(6), Nov/Dec 2006 pp. 2844-2847

5. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Portable Coordinate Measuring Tool,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 23(6), Nov/Dec 2005 pp. 3056-3060

4. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Technique for Separately Viewing Multiple Levels,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 22(6), Nov/Dec 2004 pp. 3405-3408

3. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Temperature Distributions to Correct Distortions in Membrane Masks,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 22(6), Nov/Dec 2004 pp. 3581-3584

2. D. Amy, L. Jiang, R. Zheng, and M. Feldman, “Minimal Zone Plates for X-ray Lithography,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 22(6), Nov/Dec 2004 pp.3570-3574

1. X. Zhuang, D. Conkerton, A. Lal, L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Adaptive Membrane Masks,” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 21(6), Nov/Dec 2003 pp. 3082-3085

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

14. C. Liu, L. Jiang and J. Ding, “Direct Ink Writing of Graphene Oxide Reinforced PDMS Matrix Composites for Improved Mechanical Properties,” Proceeding of the ASME 2018 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition Conference (IMECE2018), Pittsburgh, PA, November 9-15, 2018

13. N. Nujhat, J-P Papouloute, M. DeBerry , L. Jiang and N. S. Korivi, “Sputtered Germanium/Silicon Devices for Photonics Applications,” Proceeding of SPIE Vol. 9586, 95861B, 2015. doi: 10.1117/12.2189761

12. N.S. Korivi, M. Vangari, D. Mohammed, B. Etzioni, K. Henry and L. Jiang, “Thin Film Paper Supercapacitor,” Proceeding of PowerMEMS 2012, pp. 287-290, Atlanta, GA, December 2-5, 2012

11. F. Wu, M. Cabral, and L. Jiang, “Design and Implementation of a Path Finding Autonomous Robot System using Multiple Sensors,” International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Software Engineering (CiSE), Wuhan, China, December 10-12, 2010

10. F. Wu, M. Cabral, C.H. Chen, H. Narang, and L. Jiang, “Design and Implementation of a Sensor-Based Path Finding Autonomous Robot System,” International Conference on Automation, Robotics and Control Systems, Orlando, FL, July 12-14, 2010

9. L. Jiang, P. Nath, and N.S.Korivi, “Arbitrary Three-dimensional Micro-fabrication by Polymer Grayscale Lithography," Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 7274, 72742L, SPIE Advanced Lithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 22-27, 2009

8. L. Jiang, “A New Illumination Technique for Grating-based Nanometer Measurement Applications," Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 7272, 72723U, SPIE Advanced Lithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 22-27, 2009

7. N. S. Korivi, S. Yellampalli and L. Jiang, “Doped Polymer Microstructures and Devices,” IEEE proceeding of the 40th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, pp. 239-241, New Orleans, LA, March 16-18, 2008

6. N. S.Korivi, S. Yellampalli and L. Jiang, “Polymer Ultra-violet Light Filter for MEMS Fabrication,” IEEE proceeding of the 40th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, pp. 311-314, New Orleans, LA, March 16-18, 2008

5. N. S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “A Generic Chip-to-World Fluidic Interconnect System for Microfluidic Devices,” IEEE Proceeding of the 39th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, pp.176-180, Mercer, GA, March 4-6, 2007

4. N. S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “Metal Patterning on Polymers for Flexible Microsystems and Large-area Electronics,” IEEE Proceeding of the 39th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, pp. 181-185, Mercer, GA, March 4-6, 2007

3. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Accurate Alignment Technique for Nanoimprint Lithography,” Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 5752, pp. 429-437, SPIE Microlithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 26- March. 4, 2005

2. R. Zheng, L. Jiang, and M. Feldman, “Optimal Zone Plates for X-ray Lithography,” Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 5751, pp. 538-547, SPIE Microlithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 26- March. 4, 2005 

1. P. Mouroulis, F.T. Hartley, R.E. Muller, D.W. Wilson, A. Shori, M. Feldman, L. Jiang and T.R.Christenson, “Grating fabrication through X-ray lithography,” Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 5173, pp. 108-114, SPIE Microlithography International Conference, Santa Clara, CA, Feb. 23- 28, 2003

Invited Conference Presentations, and Seminars

59. S. Ahmed, L. Jiang, B. Oni and N. Korivi, “Integrated Flexible Solid-state Thin Film Supercapacitors,” 62nd International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN), Puerto Rico, May 29 – June 1, 2018  

58. S. Ahmed, N. Korivi, L. Jiang, and B. Oni, “Improving Interfacial Adhesion Between Active Material and Solid Electrolytes in Thin Film Supercapacitors,” The 45th Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Surfaces and Interfaces (PCSI-45), Kona, Hawaii, January 14-18, 2018

57. N. Korivi, N. Nujhat, S. Ahmed, L. Jiang and K. Das, “Interlayer Assisted Growth of Polycrystalline Germanium on Silicon at Low Temperatures,” The 45th Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Surfaces and Interfaces (PCSI-45), Kona, Hawaii, January 14-18, 2018

56. D. Stringer, E. Utterback, L. Jiang and N. Korivi, “Design of a Light Sensor that Detects Ultraviolet, Infrared and Visible Light,” 9th Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium, Tuskegee, AL, March 16, 2018

55. S. Ahmed, N. Nujhat, L. Jiang, B. Tomob, V. Rangari, N.S. Korivi, “Smart Nanostructured Films for Sensitive Chemical Detection and Analysis,” 61st International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN), Orlando, FL, May 30 - June 2, 2017

54. S. Gaillard, S. Ahmed, L. Jiang, M. Biswas, V. Rangari, N.S. Korivi, “Biomimetic micromolding: Micro- and Nano-structuring of Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) using Bio- and Nature Inspired Templates,” 61st International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN), Orlando, FL, May 30 - June 2, 2017

53. S. Ahmed, N.S.Korivi and L. Jiang, “Flexible thin film supercapacitor,” 8th Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium, Tuskegee, AL, March 17, 2017

52. S. Gaillard, L. Jiang and N.S.Korivi, “Micro- and nano-scale texturing of elastomers using templates from nature,” 8th Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium, Tuskegee, AL, March 17, 2017

51. N. Nujhat, S. Ahmed, L. Jiang, and N. S. Korivi, “MWCNT-PET Films Prepared by Solution Casting for Electronics Applications,” 60th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN), Pittsburgh, PA, May 31- June 3, 2016 

50. N. Nujhat, S. Ahmed, L. Jiang and N. S. Korivi, “Flexible and Electrically Conductive Films for Electronic Applications,” 7th Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium, Tuskegee, AL, March 17-18, 2016 (First prize in graduate student oral presentation competition)

49. N. Nujhat, L. Jiang and N. S. Korivi, “Multi-material deposition technologies for electronics applications,” 7th Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium, Tuskegee, AL, March 17-18, 2016 (Third prize in graduate student oral presentation competition)

48. S. Gaillard, M. DeBerry, L. Jiang and N. Korivi, “Nano-textured Surfaces for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy,” 7th Tuskegee University Joint Annual Research Symposium, Tuskegee, AL, March 17-18, 2016 (First prize in undergraduate student poster presentation competition)

47. N. Nujhat, J-P Papouloute, M. DeBerry, L. Jiang and N. S. Korivi, “Sputtered Germanium/Silicon Devices for Photonics Applications,” SPIE for Optics and Photonics, San Diego, CA, August 9-13, 2015 

46. S. Gaillard, M. DeBerry, L. Jiang and N. Korivi, “Nano-textured Surfaces for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy,” 75th Physical Electronics Conference, New Brunswick, NJ, June 17-19, 2015 

45. N. S. Korivi, L. Henderson, S. Elafandi and L. Jiang, “Characterization of Paper Electrodes for Supercapacitor Applications,” International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ICAME), Istanbul, Turkey, May 13-15, 2015 

44. N.S. Korivi, L. Henderson, S. Elafandi, and L. Jiang, "Nanocomposite Modified Fabric Supercapacitors,” 2014 International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Hong Kong, China, December 29-31, 2014 

43. L. Henderson, L. Jiang, S. Elafandi and N. S. Korivi “All-polymeric Supercapacitors: Towards Lightweight and Flexible Portable Energy Application,” Defense Energy Summit, Austin, TX, November 11-13, 2014 

42. N. S. Korivi, M. DeBerry, J. Felton, B. Terry, B. Rose, L. Jiang, K. Das, “Nano-scale Thickness Transparent Photovoltaic Coating,” 2013 International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Hong Kong, China, December 19-21, 2013

41. N.S. Korivi, L. Smith, and L. Jiang, “Direct Micro-patterning of Nano-particle Dispersions for Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Applications,” 39th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering(MNE), London, September 16-19, 2013  

40. X. Wiley, M. DeBerry, V. White, L. Jiang, N.S. Korivi, “Nanostructure control by alternating current electric fields,” Alabama Composite Conference, Birmingham, AL, June 18-20, 2013

39. F. Agwumezie, M. Jackson, L. Jiang, N.S. Korivi, “Functional Thin Films and Micro-structures of Polyvinyl Alcohol Hydrogel and its Composites,” Alabama Composite Conference, Birmingham, AL, June 18-20, 2013

38. L. Smith, F. Agwumezie, L. Jiang, N.S. Korivi, “Nano-structure Fabrication by Ultrasonic Microfluidic Dispensing of Silver Nano-particulate Ink,” Alabama Composite Conference, Birmingham, AL, June 18-20, 2013

37. N. S. Korivi, M. Vangari and L. Jiang, “Nano-structure Modified Thin-Film Paper Energy Storage Device,” 57th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), Nashville, TN, May 28-31, 2013

36. N.S. Korivi, M. Vangari, D. Mohammed, B. Etzioni, K. Henry, and L. Jiang, “Thin-film Paper Supercapacitor,” 12th International Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS 2012), Atlanta, GA, December 2-5, 2012

35. L. Jiang, M. Vangari, T. Pryor, Z. Xiao and N. S. Korivi, “Flexible Miniature Supercapacitors based on Nanocomposite Thin Films,” 38th International Conference on Micro and Nano Engineering(MNE), Toulouse, France, September 16-20, 2012

34. L. Jiang, M. Vangari, T. Pryor, Z. Xiao and N. S. Korivi, “Flexible Supercapacitors for Wearable Energy in Defense Applications,” Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit and Expo, Honolulu, HI, August 13-15, 2012

33. M. Vangari, T. Pryor and L. Jiang, “Fabrication of Pliable Supercapacitor for Portable Electronic Devices,” Alabama EPSCoR Science and Technology Open House, Tuskegee, AL, April 13-14, 2012

32. M. Vangari, T. Pryor and L. Jiang*, “Flexible Supercapacitor for Portable Energy Storage,” 89th Alabama Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Tuskegee, AL, February 22-24, 2012 (*corresponding author)

31. M. Cabral, F. Wu, and L. Jiang, “Design and Implementation of Multi-Sensor based Autonomous Robot System,” 89th Alabama Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Tuskegee, AL, February 22-24, 2012

30. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Design of Micro-scale Transmission Light Valve Arrays,” 55th  International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), Las Vegas, NV, May 31-June 3, 2011

29. L. Jiang, S. Islam, N.S.Korivi, and C.H.Chen, “Soft Lithography for Patterning Polymer-Carbon Nanotube Composite”, SPIE Advanced Lithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 27-Mar. 4, 2011

28. F. Wu, M. Cabral, and L. Jiang, “Design and Implementation of a Path Finding Autonomous Robot System using Multiple Sensors,” International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Software Engineering (CiSE), Wuhan, China, December 10-12, 2010

27. F. Wu, M. Cabral, C.H. Chen, H. Narang, and L. Jiang, “Design and Implementation of a Sensor-Based Path Finding Autonomous Robot System,” International Conference on Automation, Robotics and Control Systems, Orlando, FL, July 12-14, 2010

26. L. Jiang, P. Nath, and N.S.Korivi, “Arbitrary Three-dimensional Micro-fabrication by Polymer Grayscale Lithography," SPIE Advanced Lithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 22-27, 2009

25. L. Jiang, “A New Illumination Technique for Grating-based Nanometer Measurement Applications," SPIE Advanced Lithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 22-27, 2009

24. N. S. Korivi, S. Yellampalli and L. Jiang, “Doped Polymer Microstructures and Devices,” IEEE the 40th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, New Orleans, LA, March 16-18, 2008

23. N. S.Korivi, S. Yellampalli and L. Jiang, “Polymer Ultra-violet Light Filter for MEMS Fabrication,” IEEE the 40th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, New Orleans, LA, March 16-18, 2008

22. N. S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “Grayscale Lithography by a Polymer Photomask Doped with Laser Dye,” 51st International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), Denver, CO, May 29-June 1, 2007

21. Y. Jeon, M. Feldman and L. Jiang, “An Ultra-Stiff Stage for Imprint Lithography,” 51st International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), Denver, CO, May 29-June 1, 2007

20. N. S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “A Generic Chip-to-World Fluidic Interconnect System for Microfluidic Devices,” IEEE the 39th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, Mercer, GA, March 4-6, 2007

19. N. S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “Metal Patterning on Polymers for Flexible Microsystems and Large-area Electronics,” IEEE the 39th Southeastern Symposium on System Theory, Mercer, GA, March 4-6, 2007

18. L. Jiang and N.S. Korivi, “Miniature Fuel Cells for Portable Power Applications,” IEEE Southeastern Conference, Richmond, VA, March 22-25, 2007

17. N. S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “A Polymer Microfluidic Multiplexer,” IEEE Southeastern Conference, Richmond, VA, March 22-25, 2007

16. N.S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “Miniature Polymer Capacitive Pressure Sensor,” IEEE Southeastern Conference, Richmond, VA, March 22-25, 2007

15. L. Jiang, W.S. Wang, J. Chen and J. Fang, “Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) Process Development for Dry Etching of Silicon,” 84th Alabama Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Tuskegee, AL, February 28- March 2, 2007

14. L. Jiang and N.S. Korivi, “Three-dimensional Passive Microfluidic Mixer,” 84th Alabama Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Tuskegee, AL, February 28- March 2, 2007

13. N.S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “Substrate Bonding for Micro-electromechanical Systems and Microfluidic Devices,” 84th Alabama Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Tuskegee, AL, February 28- March 2, 2007

12. N.S. Korivi and L. Jiang, “A Polymer Microfluidic Spotter,” 84th Alabama Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Tuskegee, AL, February 28- March 2, 2007

11. R. Zheng, L. Jiang, and M. Feldman, “Properties of Zone Plates Used for Lithography,” 50th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), Baltimore, MD, May 30 – June 2, 2006

10. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Accurate Alignment Technique for Nanoimprint Lithography,” SPIE Microlithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 26- March. 4, 2005

9. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Portable Coordinate Measuring Tool,” 49th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), Orlando, FL, May 31-June 3 2005 

8. R. Zheng, L. Jiang, and M. Feldman, “Optimal Zone Plates for X-ray Lithography,” SPIE Microlithography International Conference, San Jose, CA, Feb. 26- March. 4, 2005 

7. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Technique for Separately Viewing Multiple Levels,” 48th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), San Diego, CA, June 1-4, 2004 

6. L. Jiang and M. Feldman, “Temperature Distributions to Correct Distortions in Membrane Masks,” 48th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), San Diego, CA, June 1-4, 2004

5. D. Amy, L. Jiang, R. Zheng, and M. Feldman, “Minimal Zone Plates for X-ray Lithography,” 48th International Conference on Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication(EIPBN), San Diego, CA, June 1-4, 2004

4. L. Jiang, D.Conkerton, X.Zhuang, and A.Lal, “Adaptive Membrane Masks,” Louisiana Material Research and Development Conference, Lafayette, LA, November 4, 2003

3. L. Jiang “Technique for Image Placement Measurement,” Louisiana Material Research and Development Conference, Lafayette, LA, November 4, 2003

2. M. Feldman, D. Amy, L. Jiang, H.I. Smith, T. O’Reilly, F. Cerrina, M. Khan, Q. Leonard, S. Liu, J. Murakowski, and D. Prather, “Adaptive Membrane Masks and Focusing Masks,” DARPA Advanced Lithography Review, Santa Fe, NM, May 5-8, 2003

1. P. Mouroulis, F.T. Hartley, R.E. Muller, D.W. Wilson, A. Shori, M. Feldman, L. Jiang and T.R.Christenson, “Grating fabrication through X-ray lithography,” SPIE Microlithography International Conference, Santa Clara, CA, Feb. 23- 28, 2003

Patents/Provisional Patents

1. Martin Feldman and Li Jiang, “High Precision Codes Plates and Geophones,” US Patent No. 8,233,154, issued July 31, 2012.

2. Janakinadh Yanamadala, Naga S. Korivi and Li Jiang, “Flexible All-Polymeric Energy Cell,” Application No. 61417581, provisional patent, November 29, 2010

3. Li Jiang, Naga S. Korivi and Fan Wu, “Thermally Responsive Packaging for Portable Consumer Electronics,” Application No. 61313799, provisional patent, March 14, 2010

4. Li Jiang and Martin Feldman, “Improvements to the Folding Heel Woman’s Shoe,” Application No. 61034322, provisional patent, March 6, 2008

5. Li Jiang and Jianqing Wu, “Adaptive Shoes,” Application No. 60893408, provisional patent, March 7, 2007

6. Martin Feldman and Li Jiang, “Low Frequency Geophone,” Application No. 60/838650, provisional patent, August 18, 2006

7. Martin Feldman and Li Jiang, “High Precision Code Plates,” Application No. 60/753140, provisional patent, December 22, 2005

8. Martin Feldman and Li Jiang, “Method of Patterning Two Patterns on a Single Transparent Substrate to Allow the Patterns to Be Viewed Independently,” Application No. 60/578577, provisional patent, June 10, 2004

SYNERGISTIC ACTIVITIES/PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Proposal reviewer for the NSF Division of Materials Research (DMR) 2017
  • Invited reviewer for the Nature Communications, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, Microelectronic Engineering, Journal of Engineering, International Journal of Energy Research, Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, International Materials Reviews, Materials Research Bulletin and AIMS Materials Science, 2008- present
  • Invited seminar speaker at Purdue University; University of Arizona; University of Alabama; Tsinghua University, China; Beijing University, China; HuaZhong University of Science and Technology, China; Wuhan University of Technology, China, HUBEI University, China and Guangxi Normal University, China, 2010- present
  • Faculty Senator at TU, 2012-2015
  • Advisor of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Student Chapter at TU
  • Undergraduate and graduate advisor, 2007- present
  • Thesis Advisor (co-advisor): Pranay Nath (MS), Saidul Islam (MS), Manisha Vangari (MS), Nabila Nujhat (MS), Syed Ziauddin Ahmed (MS), Steven Gaillard (MS)
  • Thesis Advisory Committee: Okechukwu N. Akpa (PhD, Materials Science and Engineering), Justin James (MS), Saritha Akavaram (MS), Mohammad S. Islam (MS), Shivakrishna Shagabandi (MS), Parameshwaran Gnanachchelvi (MS), Shoieb Shaik (MS), Deepthi Jangum (MS), Golam Rosul Khan (MS), Anitha C. Bobba (MS), Julaunica Tigner (MS, Mechanical Engineering), David Mathis (MS), Obahiagbon Uwadiae (MS), Mohammed Hudu (MS), Leslie Smith (MS), Martins Omoregie (MS), Aigbogun Ehisuoria (MS), Emery Utterback (MS).
  • Advisor of Senior Design Projects for graduating senior students, 2009-present