Hongyun Xu

Materials Science Graduate Student

Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Office: Amundson 316

Email: xuxx0975@umn.edu


My research focuses on the phase behavior of ABA type block copolymers with a poly-dispersed middle block. My current work is to apply this idea to a PS-b-PEO-b-PS system and dope the PEO domain with lithium salts. This will enable a wider control over the chi parameter and lithium conductivity.