Jian Luo graduated from Tsinghua University with dual Bachelor's degrees. After receiving his Ph.D. degree from M.I.T. in 2001, Luo worked in the industry for more than two years with Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories and OFS/Fitel. In 2003, he joined the Clemson faculty, where he served as an Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Materials Science and Engineering. In 2013, he moved to UCSD as a Professor of NanoEngineering and Professor of Materials Science and Engineering. He received a National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2005 (from the Ceramics program) and an Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator award in 2007 (from the Metallic Materials program). Professor Luo is a Vannevar Bush Faculty Fellow and a Fellow of the American Ceramic Society. Recently, he was selected as one of the TMS 2019 Brimacombe Medalists.
Jian Luo
University of California San Diego