Yi Wang

Yi Wang
  • Research Professor
325 Steidle
(814) 863-9957


Yi's research interests include first-principles modeling for all kinds of properties of materials, linear-response/supercell phonon approach to thermodynamics, first-principles approach to self-diffusion and impurity diffusion, interfacial enegetics of precipitation, antiphase boundary, domain wall, etc., magnetism and magnetic phase transition at finite temperatures, first- and second-order phase transformations, modeling of Fe-based superconductivity, thermodynamics of rare earth metals and compounds, thermodynamics of actinide metals and compounds, Mg, Al, and Ni alloys, ferrielectric and ferroelectric materials, elasticity at finite temperatures, calculation of phase diagrams, and finite element analysis.