Dong Research Group @ UCF


Principal Investigator

Yajie Dong

Yajie Dong, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

NanoScience Technology Center
Joint appointment at CREOL and College of Engineering and Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Postdoctoral Researcher


Alejandro Triana

Postdoctoral Associate

Graduate Students

Caicai Zhang

Caicai Zhang

MSE Ph.D. Candidate
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Ziqian He

Ziqian He

CREOL Ph.D. student (co-advised with Prof. Shin-Tson Wu)


  • Chunhong Gao(Visiting professor from Southwest University, 2019-2020)
  • Xinxin Ban(Visiting professor from Jiangsu Ocean University, 2019-2020)
  • Hao Chen (CREOL Ph.D. student 2014-2019, current position: Optical Display Engineer at Apple, Inc.)
  • Juan(Rachel) He (CREOL Ph.D. student co-advised with Prof. Shin-Tson Wu, 2014-2019, current position: Hardware Engineer at Apple, Inc.)
  • Bryan A. Perez (NSTC Master student 2017-2019, current position: graduate student at LECOM Dental School.)
  • Eric Calkins (NSTC/CREOL Master student 2016-2019, current position: System Test Engineer at JENOPTIK Optical Systems.)
  • Ghayath Dakkouri (NSTC PSM MS student, 2017-2018, current position: PhD student at University of Florida)
  • Dandan Zhang (Visiting profesor from Soochow University, 2017-2018)
  • Xiaoli Wang (Visiting student from Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry of CAS of China, 2016-2017)
  • Yanan Wang (Visiting student from Institute of Chemistry of CAS of China, 2015-2016)
  • Jiangshan Chen (Visiting professor from Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry of CAS of China, 2015-2016)
  • Jorge Damiani (PSM student in summer 2016)
  • Loubens Decamp (PSM student in summer 2016)
  • David Ramirez (PSM student in summer 2016)
  • Cristina Bisson (PSM student in summer 2015)
  • Robert Williamson (PSM student in summer 2015)
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