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(859) 562-0612
Grehan 113B



Nov 2021 - Present , Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Kentucky, United States

Nov 2018 - Oct 2021, Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Aerospace (GALCIT), California Institute of Technology, United States


Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering, Virginia Tech, United States, 2018

M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Hunan University, China, 2014

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, China, 2011

Research Interests

Multiscale Materials Modeling
Uncertainty Quantification
Inverse Problems


We have regular openings for self-motivated undergraduate and graduate students. Prior experience in the related areas is NOT a must. However, solid backgrounds in material science, mechanics, mathematics and programming are strongly preferred. You are welcome to inquire Dr. Sun with your CV/resume and transcripts