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Li Jiang, Ph.D.


Office: 315 Luther Foster Hall

Phone: (334) 727-8048



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.


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


May. 2016 – present      Professor of Electrical Engineering, TU, Tuskegee, Alabama

Jul. 2017 – Nov. 2019    Associate Head of Department of Electrical Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU), Tuskegee, Alabama 

Jun. 2012 – Apr. 2016   Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, TU

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

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

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


(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 Interests

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


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: (*corresponding author)

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

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  • 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
  • Advisor of Senior Design Projects for graduating senior students, 2009-present