Jian Shi

Jian Shi

Assistant Professor

Epitaxy, Strain engineering in functional materials, Correlated materials and devices, Neuromorphic devices, Ferroelectricity


Ph.D. in Materials Science at the University of Wisconsin at Madison in 2012. M.S. in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Missouri at Columbia in 2008. B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering at Xi'an Jiaotong University in China in 2006.

CFES Research Area

Distributed Energy Resources

Selected Publications

  • Wang Y, Sun X, Chen Z, Cai Z, Zhou H, Lu TM, Shi J✉. Defect-engineered epitaxial VO2±δ in strain engineering of heterogeneous soft crystals. Science Advances 2018, 4, eaar3679.
  • Chen J✉, Mao W, Ge B, Wang J, Ke X, Wang V, Wang Y, Döbeli X, Geng W, Matsuzaki H, Shi J✉, Jiang Y✉, Revealing the role of lattice distortions in the hydrogen-induced metal-insulator transition of SmNiO3. Nat. Commun. 10, 694 (2019).
  • Wang Y, Sun X, Chen Z, Sun Y Y, Zhang S, Lu T-M, Wertz E, and Shi J✉. High-Temperature Ionic Epitaxy of Halide Perovskite Thin Film and the Hidden Carrier Dynamics. Adv. Mater. 2017, 29, 1702643.
  • Wang Y, Sun X, Shivanna R, Yang Y, Chen Z, Guo Y, Wang G-C, Wertz E, Deschler F, Cai Z, Zhou H, Lu T-M, Shi J✉. Photon Transport in One-Dimensional Incommensurately Epitaxial CsPbX3 Arrays. Nano Lett. 2016;16,7974–7981 .
  • Wang Y, Seewald L, Sun Y-Y, Keblinski P, Sun X, Zhang S, Lu T-M, Johnson J, Hwang J, Shi J✉, Nonlinear electron-lattice interactions in a wurzite semiconductor enabled via strongly correlated oxide. Adv. Mater. 2016;28, 8975–8982.
  • Wang Y, Shi Y, Xin G, Lian J, Shi J✉. Two-Dimensional Van der Waals Epitaxy Kinetics in a Three-Dimensional Perovskite Halide. Cryst. Growth Des. 2015, 15 (10), pp 4741–4749.
  • Chen Z, Guo Y, Wertz E, Shi J✉. Merits and challenges of Ruddlesden-Popper soft halide perovskites in electro-optics and optoelectronics. Adv. Mater. 2018, 1803514.
  • Wang Y*, Hu Y* (*These authors contributed equally) Chen Z, Guo Y, Wang D✉, Wertz E✉, Shi J✉. Effect of Strain on the Curie Temperature and Band Structure of Low-Dimensional SbSI. Appl. Phys. Lett 2018, 112, 183104.