We are hiring!

We welcome students with background in material science, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering or chemistry to discuss with Dr. Ma for possible projects.


Currently, we have openings for visiting students, undergraduate students and PhD students.

Please send an email to Dr. Ma ( for more information.


Please keep in mind that the University of North Carolina Charlotte is a highly competitive university and that PhD students must be accepted to the graduate program prior to officially joining our lab.



  • Acceptance to the UNC Charlotte graduate program (PhD students)
  • Excellent communication and technical writing skills