Xuemei (May) Cheng, PhD

Principal Investigator

Xuemei (May) Cheng, Ph.D. is Associate Professor and Department Chair of Physics at Bryn Mawr College. She is Director of the Bryn Mawr Nanomaterials and Spintronics Lab.

May’s research group focuses on the fabrication, characterization and application of nanoscaled materials. Current projects include: templated electrochemical deposition of nanoscaled materials for energy and medical applications; time-resolved imaging of spin dynamics in magnetic nanostructures; and x-ray magnetic circular dichroism study of multiferroic materials.

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Keywords: nanostructured materials; spintronics; fabrication and modeling of nanostructured materials; time-resolved imaging of spin dynamics; electrochemical deposition; x-ray magnetic circular dichroism studies; nanoscience; mechanobiology

Working Group(s):  Working Group 2: How do cells adapt to and change their mechanical environment?