139-74, Materials and Processing Simulation Center, (MSC)
Caltech, Pasadena, CA 91125
OBJECTIVE: Facing challenging everyday. J
Ph.D. in Material Science and minor in Computer Science, Thesis advisor: Prof. W. A. Goddard III
California Institute of Technology, May 2001, GPA 3.9
Master in Materials Science, California Institute of Technology, June 1998, GPA 3.9
B.S. in Material Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, July 1996, GPA 3.8
B.S. in Computer Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, July 1996, GPA 3.8
Summer intern at General Motors R&D and Planning, summer 2000
Graduate Research Assistant at MSC Caltech, 1996~present
Undergraduate Research Assistant at Tsinghua University, P.R. China, 1995~1996
[1-9] See publication list.
INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES:
 Strain rate induced amorphisation in metallic nanowires, H. Ikeda, Y. Qi, T. Cagin, K. Samwer, W.L. Johnson, W. A. Goddard, III, Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 2900-2903 (1999).
 Molecular-dynamics simulations of glass formation and crystallization in binary liquid metals: Cu-Ag and Cu-Ni, Y. Qi ,T. Cagin, Y. Kimura and W. A. Goddard, III. Phys. Rev. B 59, 3527-3533 (1999).
 Computational materials chemistry at the nanoscale, T. Cagin, J. Che, Y. Qi ,Y. Zhou, E. Demiralp, G. Gao, and W. A. Goddard III, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 1, 1-19 (1999).
 Deformation Behavior of FCC Crystalline Metallic Nanowires Under High Strain Rates, Y. Qi, H. Ikeda, T. Cagin, K. Samwer, W.L. Johnson, W. A. Goddard, III, Bulk Metallic Glasses, MRS Symp. Processing Vol. 554, 367-372 (1999)
 Calculation of thermal,mechanical and transport properties of model glass formers, T. Cagin, Y. Qi, H. Li, Y. Kimura, H. Ikeda, W. L. Johnson, and W. A. Goddard, III, Bulk Metallic Glasses, MRS Symp. Prorcessing Vol. 554, 43-48 (1999)
 Large scale simulation of screw dislocation in Ni, Y. Qi, A. Strachan, T. Cagin, W. A. Goddard III, Materials Science and Engineering A, Accepted.
 Size Dependence of Melting and Crystal lization of Ni Nanoclusters, Y. Qi, T. Cagin, W. L. Johnson, and W. A. Goddard, J. Chem. Phys. submitted.
 The Quantum Sutton Chen Many-Body Potentials for Properties of FCC Metals, Y. Kimura, T. Cagin, Y. Qi and W. A. Goddard III, Phys. Rev. B, submitted.
 Shear Viscosity of a Liquid Metal Alloy from NEMD: Au-Cu, Y. Qi, T. Cagin, Y. Kimura, W. A. Goddard III, Phys. Rev. E, submitted.
References available upon request.