Mingda completed his B.S. in Engineering Physics from Tsinghua University in 2009, and his Ph.D. in Nuclear Science and Engineering from MIT in 2015. Before joining the department as a faculty, he carried out research as a postdoc associate at Mechanical Engineering Department of MIT. His research is to study the quantum and functional properties of materials using spectroscopic methods and many-body theory, particularly interplay with materials defects.
Artificial Intelligence Crystallography Electronic, Optical & Magnetic Energy Materials Materials Science (other) Nano & Microstructured Materials Semiconductors Spectroscopy Superconductors Theoretical & Computational Chemistry Thermodynamics & Statistical Mechanics Thin Films