Pei Dong

Mechanical engineering assistant professor Pei Dong
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Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-5974
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 4453
Mail Stop: 6E9

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Pei Dong is an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. She obtained her BS in Microelectronics from Nankai University and her PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University. She then did her postdoctoral research in the Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering at Rice University before joining George Mason University. She is the recipient of the Franz and Frances Brotzen Fellowship Award, Best Thesis Award, and Materials Today Energy Promising Early Career Scientists Award. Her current research interests include the design and synthesis of advanced materials, as well as their applications in energy, water, and biomedical areas.


  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Rice University
  • BS, Microelectronics Science, Nankai University, China

Research Interests

  • Materials Science
  • Carbon Nanomaterials
  • Energy
  • Water
  • Biomedical


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