Research Projects and Grants

 Title:          Investigation of Magnetic Skyrmions and Magnetic Polarons in Oxygen Deficient EuO1-x

 PIs:            J. Tang, T.-Y. Chien and Y. Dahnovsky

 Agency:    NSF (DMR-1710512)

 Period:      September 2017 through August 2020


 Title:          Magnetic Separation and Chemical Speciation of Rare Earth Elements in Wyoming PRB Coal and Related Applications of its Derived Products

 PIs:            J. Tang, M. Fan and F. McLaughlin

 Agency:    SER Wyoming Carbon Engineering Initiative

 Period:      July 2016 through June 2018


 Title:          Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells Based on Ternary Oxide Nanowires

 PIs:            W. Wang (PD), J. Tang, M. Balaz, T. Chien, Y. Dahnovsky, J. Pikal

 Agency:    DOE (DE-FG02-10ER46728)

 Period:      October 2010 through September 2016


 Title:         Acquisition of a Thin Film and Powder X-Ray Diffractometer for Energy Research at the University of Wyoming

 PIs:            J. Tang, M. Fan, B. Leonard, B.A. Parkinson, W. Wang

 Agency:    UW/SER

 Period:      May 2012 through May 2013


 Title:         MRI-R2: Acquisition of a Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope (FESEM) at the University of Wyoming

 PIs:            B.A. Parkinson (PD), C.M. Eggleston, J. Tang, S. M. Swapp

 Agency:    NSF (CHE-0960307)

 Period:      May 2010 through April 2013


 Title:            New High Efficiency Thermoelectric Materials for Thermal Energy Harvesting

 PIs:              G.-L Zhao, J. Tang and S.M. Guo

 Agency:      NSF (CBET-0754821)

 Period:        August 2008 through July 2013


 Title:            Realization of Half-Metallicity in Magnetite

 PI:               J. Tang

 Agency:       NSF (DMR-0852862)

 Period:         November 2008 through November 2010


 Title:            Graduate Assistantship for research and course development in thermal & electrical transport in energy materials

 PI:               J. Tang

 Agency:      UW/SER

 Period:        September 2009 through August 2011