Dong Research Lab

Nanomanufacturing and Biomedical Manufacturing

@ Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University








Nanomanufacturing and Biomedical Manufacturing Laboratory focuses on the innovation of novel manufacturing processes, manufacturing systems and tools, and modeling and optimization of the manufacturing processes and systems for advanced nanomanufacturing and biomedical manufacturing applications. Our recent projects include tip-based high rate nanomachining, multi-scale fabrication of tissue engineering scaffolds, high-bandwidth nanopositioning system, MEMS-scale nanomanufacturing devices, process modeling and optimization for nano-material synthesis.

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Group News

"Metal Printing Offers Low-Cost Way to Make Flexible, Stretchable Electronics", a recent research from Dr. Dong's group has been widely reported in the media.

Dr. Jia Deng joins the Systems Science and Industrial Engineering Department at Binghamton University - State University of New York (SUNY) as an Assistant Professor in Fall 2017. Congratulations.

Dr. Hantang Qin joins the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering at Iowa State University as an Assistant Professor in Fall 2017. Congratulations.

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About the PI

The Nanomanufacturing and Biomedical Manufacturing Laboratory is led by Dr. Jingyan Dong. Dr. Dong joined the faculty of Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the North Carolina State University in 2008. Prior to joining NC State, Dr. Dong was a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for Nanoscale Chemical-Electrical-Mechanical Manufacturing Systems (Nano-CEMMS) at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he received his Ph.D. in 2006 from the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. Dr. Dong’s research interests include Micro/Nano manufacturing, multi-scale mechatronics and manufacturing systems, instrumentation, control and optimization, MEMS, biomedical manufacturing, bio-testing and characterization, etc

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Selected Recent Publications from the Group

  1. X. Kong, Jingyan Dong, Paul Cohen, “Modeling of the Dynamic Machining Force of Vibration-assisted Nanomachining Process”, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 28, 101-108, 2017.

  2. Yiwei Han, Jingyan Dong, “High-Resolution Direct printing of Molten-Metal using Electrohydrodynamic Jet Plotting”, Manufacturing Letters, 12, 6-9, 2017.

  3. Yiwei Han, Jingyan Dong, “Design, Modeling and Testing of Integrated Ring Extractor for High Resolution Electrohydrodynamic (EHD) 3D Printing”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 27(3), 035005 (9pp), 2017.

  4. H. Qin, Y.Cai, Jingyan Dong, Y-S. Lee, “Direct Printing of Capacitive Touch Sensors on Flexible Substrates by Additive e-jet Printing With Silver Nanoink”, ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, 139(3), 031011, 2017.

  5. X. Kong, P. Cohen, Jingyan Dong, “Predictive Modeling of Feature Dimension for Tip-based Nano Machining Process”, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 24, 338-345, 2016.

  6. Jia Deng, Li Zhang, Jingyan Dong, Paul H. Cohen, “AFM-based 3D Nanofabrication using Ultrasonic Vibration Assisted Nanomachining”, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 24, 195-202, 2016.

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Position Opening

Research Assistant Positions are available for outstanding PhD students in Nanomanufacturing and Bio-manufacturing. Interested students, preferably with background in Mechanical Engineering, Precision Engineering, Manufacturing, Mechatronics, and other related areas, can send their resumes, sample publications, and TOEFL/GRE scores to Dr. Dong via email.

Contact Us

Dr. Jingyan Dong

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

North Carolina State University

111 Lampe Drive

Raleigh, NC, 27695

Office: 414-C Daniels Hall

Phone: (919) 515-7196

Fax: (919) 515-5281