• Research

    3D Printing
    Hierarchical Multifunctional materials and systems
    Mechanics of Materials
    Micro and Nanotechnology
    Biomedical micro-devices

    The goal of my research is to advance the next generation of additive manufacturing technologies and design methodologies to enable the design, analysis, and fabrication of multi-scale (macro-micro-nano), three-dimensional materials and systems that possess extraordinary and unique capabilities for structural, energy, and biological applications.


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Boston University, 2011
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China, 2005

(540) 231-6045
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635 Prices Fork Road
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Xiaoyu (Rayne) Zheng

Assistant Professor