FENG LIU portrait
  • Chair Department of Materials Science & Engineering
  • Adjunct Professor, Physics And Astronomy
  • Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
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Professional Service

  • American Physical Society. Divisional Associate Editor, Physics Review Letters. 08/01/2015 - 11/30/2021

Internal Service

  • Chair. 11/18/2011 - present. Department service.

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Referee for Physical Review journals, American Physical Society. American Physical Soceity, 03/15/2021
  • Distinguished Scholarly & Creative Research Award, University of Utah: "for his original and significant contributions to the fields of surface science, nanomaterials and topological materials.". University of Utah, 03/08/2019
  • Fellow of American Physics Soceity. 11/2011
  • Humboldt Research Award in Computational Materials Science. der Alexander von Humboldt foundation, Germany, 04/15/2008

In the Media

  • DOE Office of Science Research highlight on the DOE web site. Below is the editor's quote “The SC tweet about the highlight (https://science.energy.gov/bes/highlights/2017/bes-2017-12-f/ ) on bending materials was the top tweet for the last week of December.”. 12/25/2017. https://science.energy.gov/bes/highlights/2017/bes...
  • KSL.com: Science & Innovation. 02/18/2013.
  • NorthIowaToday.com. 02/18/2013.
  • materialstoday: news. 02/18/2013.
  • National Science Foundation Web site Weekly Science Highlight. 02/13/2013.
  • DOE Web site Research News. 02/13/2013.
  • Science Daily --- Science News. 02/13/2013.
  • e! Science News. 02/13/2013.
  • University of Utah News Center. 02/13/2013.
  • Chemeurope.com: news. 02/2013.
  • Science Business. 02/2013.
  • SLAC Today. 02/2013.