Lizhi Sun

Lizhi Sun

Office: EG 4139
(949) 824-8670 Office
(949) 824-2117

The Henry Samueli School of Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-2175


Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, Structural Mechanics, 1998
M.S., University of California, Los Angeles, Civil Engineering, 1997
M.S., Peking University,China, Solid Mechanics, 1990
B.S., Zhejiang University, China, Engineering Mechanics, 1987

Dr. Sun's main area of research interest is the micro/nano-mechanics of heterogeneous composite materials, with applications for civil, mechanical, aerospace, electronic, and biomedical engineering. His research is sponsored by NSF's Information Technology Research and Nanotechnology Research, NASA's Iowa Space Grant Consortium, Army's Breast Cancer Research Program, and Iowa Informatics Initiative. He has published more than 40 journal papers in his field. He is a member of ASCE, ASME, MRS, and AAAS.