Yi Wang

Yi Wang

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Phone: 
(814) 863-9957
Office Address: 
325 Steidle
Title: 
Senior Scientist
Unit: 
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
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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.