People

Principal Investigator

Jian-Ping Wang

Email: jpwang@umn.edu, Tel: 612-625-9509
Office: Keller Hall 1-165 & 6-153, 200 Union St. SE

Honors/Awards

2020 Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS)
2019 Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) Technical Excellence Award 
2019 Innovator Award of Entrepreneurial Researcher 
2016 Robert F. Hartmann Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering
2015 IEEE Fellow for contributions to magnetic materials and spintronic devices for magnetic recording, information processing and biomedical applications
2014-2016 Centennial Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering
2014 Titans of Technology – Inventor (Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal)
2012 Distinguished McKnight University Professorship, University of Minnesota
2010 Outstanding Professor for Undergraduate Teaching, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota
2006 Information Storage Industry Consortium (INSIC) Technical Achievement Award

Our Group

  • Patrick presenting at ICM2018
  • Xudong presenting at ICM2018
  • Tom presenting at ICM2018
  • Junyang and the OLV sputtering system
  • Graduation of Dr. Lv (Jul. 2018)
  • Graduation of Dr. Klein (Dec. 2017)
  • Graduation of Dr. Mehedi (May. 2018)
  • Graduation of Dr. Quarterman (Jan. 2018)

Research Associate Professor

Inactive Group Members

Chaoyi Peng

Hongshi Li

Xiaohui Chao

Zhengyang Zhao

Alumni

Applied Materials: Harsh Agarwal, Yi Wang

Carpenter Technology Corporation: Md Mehedi 

Global Foundries: Hao Meng

HFC Semiconductor Corp.: Junyang Chen

Institute of Semiconductor, CAS: Meiyin Yang 

Intel: Ang Klemm Smith, Tofizur Rahman

JAS Alloy: Guannan Guo

Mayo Clinic: Tim Kline 

Micron: Andrew Lyle, Jon Harms, Mahdi Jamali

National Instruments (NI): Brian Glass, Daniel Dorroh. 

Niron Magnetics, Inc.: Blake Wolf, Xiaowei Zhang, Yiming Wu, Fan Zhang

NIST: Karl (Boo) Schhlip, Patrick Quarterman

Seagate Technology: Jiaoming Qiu, Weikang Shen,Xiaoqi Liu,Ying Jing, Yisong Zhang, Yunhao Xu, Serkay Olmez

Sinomags: Jianguo Wang, Jianming Bai

Stanford University: Mahendra D.C.

University of Minnesota: Kai Wu, Yang Lv

University of Gothenburg: Lakhan Bainsla

Western Digital: Hao Wang, Haibao Zhao, Hui Zhao, Liang Tu, Nian Ji, Shihai He, Xiaofeng Yao, Xuan Li, Yinglong Feng, Yuanpeng Li, Yunfei Ding, Jinming Liu

Zepto Life Technology: Todd Klein, Wei Wang