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Congyi Li

Energy Science and Engineering PhD, 2018


Supervising Faculty: Brian Wirth

Originally from Shanghai, China, Congyi applied for Dual Degree program offered by Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) and obtained two Bachelor's degrees in both Nuclear Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Before he came to UTK, he followed Prof. Sara Pozzi’s group at the University of Michigan in the summer of 2011 working on Pulse Shape Discrimination (PSD) for neutron/gamma ray detection. He is now interested in Generation IV nuclear reactor technology and interested in studying the behavior of metallic alloys and ceramics in extreme environment, especially under high dose of irradiation.


Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences - University of Michigan

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Awards and Recognitions

  • College of Engineering Dean’s Honor List - University of Michigan - 2011


Google Scholar profile: Congyi Li

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