Fengyuan Lu


Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

3290E Patrick F. Taylor Hall

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, LA 70803



Nuclear Energy Materials Group

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Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Nuclear Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2012
  • M.S., Electronics, Peking University, Beijing, China, 2008
  • B.S., Microelectronics, Jilin University, Changchun, China, 2005

Research Interests

  • Advanced Nuclear Reactor Materials
  • Nuclear Waste Management
  • Radiation Effects in Nuclear Materials
  • Nanostructured Nuclear Materials
  • Advanced Ceramic and Composite Fabrication
  • Energy Storage and Conversion Materials

Selected Publications

F. Y. Lu, Y. Q. Shen, Z. L. Dong, G. K. Wang, F. X. Zhang, R. C. Ewing, and J. Lian, “Ion Beam Irradiation-Induced Amorphization of Nano-Sized KxLnyTa2O7-v Tantalate Pyrochlore”, Front. Energy Res. 2, 48 (2014).

F. Y. Lu, T. K. Yao, J. L. Xu, J. X. Wang, S. Scott, Z. L. Dong, R. C. Ewing, and J. Lian, “Facile Low Temperature Solid State Synthesis of Iodoapatite by High-Energy Ball Milling”, RSC Adv. 4, 38718 (2014).

X. Sun, C. G. Zhou, M. Xie, H. T. Sun, T. Hu, F. Y. Lu, S. M. Scott, S. M. George, and J. Lian, “Synthesis of ZnO Quantum Dot/Graphene Nanocomposites by Atomic Layer Deposition with High Lithium Storage Capacity”, J. Mater. Chem. A 2, 7319 (2014).

T. K. Yao, F. Y. Lu, H. T. Sun, J. W. Wang, R. C. Ewing, and J. Lian, “Bulk Iodoapatite Ceramic Densified by Spark Plasma Sintering with Exceptional Thermal Stability”, J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 4, 38718 (2014).

G. Q. Xin, H. T. Sun, S. M. Scott, T. K. Yao, F. Y. Lu, D. L. Shao, T. Hu, G. K. Wang, G. Ran, and J. Lian, “Advanced Phase Change Composite by Thermally Annealed Defect Free Graphene for Thermal Energy Storage”, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 6, 15262 (2014).

L. Y. Ren, T. J. Simmons, F. Y. Lu, O. Rahmi, and S. P. Kotha, “Template Free and Large-Scale Fabrication of Silica Nanotubes with Centrifugal Jet Spinning”, Chem. Eng. J.254, 39 (2014).

H. T. Sun, X. Sun, T. Hu, M. P. Yu, F. Y. Lu, and J. Lian, “Graphene-Wrapped Mesoporous Cobalt Oxide Hollow Spheres Anode for High-Rate and Long-Life Lithium Ion Batteries”, J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 2263 (2014).