Research Associate Professor Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Shen Xiangying, got his bachelor and Ph. D. degrees in the Department of physics of Fudan University. After graduation, he engaged in the post-doctoral research in the Department of physics of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. In October 2021, he was employed as an research associate professor by the Southern University of science and technology. His research interests include thermal metamaterials, hydrodynamics metamaterials and mechanical metamaterials based on the amorphous networks. He has published more than 20 papers in well-known academic journals such as Nature Materials, Physical Review Letters and Applied physics letters. etc.

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Thermal metamaterials; Hydrodynamics metamaterials; Mechanical metamaterials; Soft matters.

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  1. Shen X, Fang C, Jin Z, et al. Achieving adjustable elasticity with non-affine to affine transition. Nature Materials, 2021, 20(12): 1635-1642.
  2. Shen X, Li Y, Jiang C, et al. Temperature trapping: energy-free maintenance of constant temperatures as ambient temperature gradients change. Physical review letters, 2016, 117(5): 055501.
  3. Li Y, Shen X, Wu Z, et al. Temperature-dependent transformation thermotics: from switchable thermal cloaks to macroscopic thermal diodes. Physical review letters, 2015, 115(19): 195503.(Co-first author)
  4. Shen X, Li Y, Jiang C, et al. Thermal cloak-concentrator. Applied Physics Letters, 2016, 109(3): 031907.
  5. Shen X , Huang J. Thermally hiding an object inside a cloak with feeling. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2014, 78: 1-6.

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