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Name: Lianghua XIONG

Title: Tenure-Track Associate Professor

Office: Room 303A Materials Building A



Email: xionglh@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of Solidification Science and Technology


Lianghua Xiong received his B.E. from Central South University in 2011 and his PhD from Zhejiang University in 2016, all of them in materials science and engineering. He finished his postdoctoral research at Missouri University of Science and Technology from 2016 to 2018, and Argonne National Laboratory from 2019 to 2021. He joined the faculty of the School of Materials Science and Technology in 2022. His main areas of research are the study of rapid solidification and phase transformation in metallic materials, with focus on the nucleation and growth and the phase behavior of advanced metals under extreme conditions.

Biographical Information


2011 – 2016   Zhejiang University  PhD

2007 – 2011   Central South University B.E.


Work Experience:

2022 – present   Shanghai Jiaotong Unviersity TTAP

2019 – 2021    Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Appointee

2016 – 2018    Missouri University of Science and Technology Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

Metal Additive Manufacturing, Synchrotron Studies of Metals

Selected Publications

1. L.H. Xiong, A.C.P. Chuang, J. Thomas, T. Prost, E. White, I. Anderson, D. Singh, Defect and satellite characteristics of additive manufacturing metal powders, Advanced Powder Technology, 33, 103486 (2022).

2. Q.F. He, J.G. Wang, H.A. Chen, Z.Y. Ding, Z.Q. Zhou, L.H. Xiong, J.H. Luan, J.M. Pelletier, J.C. Qiao, Q. Wang, L.L. Fan, R. Yang, Q.S. Zeng, C.T. Liu, C.W. Pao, D.J. Srolovitz, Y. Yang, A highly distorted ultraelastic chemically complex Elinvar alloy, Nature, 602, 251-257 (2022).

3. L.H. Xiong, J.H. Cheng, A.C.P. Chuang, X.H. Hu, X. Sun, D. Singh, Synchrotron experiment and simulation studies of magnesium-steel interface manufactured by impact welding, Materials Science and Engineering: A., 813, 141023 (2021)

4. S. Bahl, L.H. Xiong, L.F. Allard, R.A. Michi, J.D. Poplawsky, A.C.P. Chuang,  D. Singh, T.R. Watkins, D. Shin, J.A. Haynes, A. Shyam, Aging behavior and strengthening mechanisms of coarsening resistant metastable precipitates in an Al-Cu alloy, Materials & Design, 198, 109378 (2021).

5. S.M.H. Hojjatzadeh, N.D. Parab, Q.L. Guo, M.L. Qu, L.H. Xiong, C. Zhao,  L.I. Escano, K. Fezzaa, W. Everhart, T. Sun, L.Y. Chen, Direct observation of pore formation mechanisms during LPBF additive manufacturing process and high energy density laser welding, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, 153, 103555 (2020).

Research Projects

Honors & Awards

2022 Shanghai Leading Talents (Overseas)

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