SMSE

Faculty, by Name

Peng TAO

Peng TAO

Platform:
Institute of Composite Materials
Title:
Lecturer
Office:
Room 410,Material Building F
Tel:
+86-21-54745582
Fax:
 
Email:
taopeng@sjtu.edu.cn
URL:
 

Education

2002-2006, BS, Heilongjiang University of Science and Technology

2006-2008, ME, Tsinghua University

2008-2012, Ph. D. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

 

Job

2012-2013, Global Research Center Dow Corning Corporation, Midland,       Michigan, USA, Materials Research Scientist

2014-                School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Lecturer

 

Research Interests

Bioinspired functional materials, functional nanocomposite materials with focused interest on optical and thermal properties and applications

 

Selected Publications

1)        Tao, P., Shang, W., Song, C., Shen, Q., Zhang, F., Luo, Z., Yi, N., Zhang, D., Deng, T. (2014). Bio-inspired engineering of thermal materials. Advanced Materials, accepted.

2)        Wang, Z.+, Tao, P.+, Liu, Y., Xu, H., Ye, Q., Hu, H. Deng, T. (2014). Rapid charging of thermal energy storage materials through plasmonic heating. Scientific Reports, 4. 6246.

3)        Tao, P., Li, Y., Siegel, R. W., Schadler, L. S. (2013). Transparent luminescent silicone nanocomposites filled with bimodal PDMS-brush-grafted CdSe quantum dots. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 1(1), 86-94.

4)        Tao, P., Viswanath, A., Li, Y., Siegel, R. W., Benicewicz, B. C., Schadler, L. S. (2013). Bulk transparent epoxy nanocomposites filled with poly(glycidyl methacrylate) brush-grafted TiO2 nanoparticles. Polymer, 54(6), 1639.

5)        Tao, P., Li, Y., Siegel, R. W., Schadler, L. S. (2013). Transparent dispensible highrefractive index ZrO2/epoxy nanocomposites for LED encapsulation. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 130(5), 3785-3793.

6)        Li, Y.(+), Tao, P.(+), Viswanath, A., Benicewicz, B. C., Schadler, L. S. (2012). Bimodal surface ligand engineering: the key to tunable nanocomposites. Langmuir, 29(4), 1211-1220.

7)        Tao, P., Viswanath, A., Schadler, L. S., Benicewicz, B. C., Siegel, R. W. (2011). Preparation and optical properties of indium tin oxide/epoxy nanocomposites with polyglycidyl methacrylate grafted nanoparticles. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 3(9), 3638-3645.

8)        Tao, P., Li, Y., Rungta, A., Viswanath, A., Gao, J., Benicewicz, B. C., Siegel, R. W., Schadler, L. S. (2011). TiO2 nanocomposites with high refractive index and transparency. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 21(46), 18623.

 

Research Projects

Functional polymer nanocomposites for advanced LED encapsulation project funded US NSF through Smart Lighting Engineering Research Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute;

Functional composite materials for energy storage project funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China;

Industrial collaboration projects with national and international companies