Welcome to Prof. Leijun Li's research group. We conduct sponsored research in physical metallurgy, welding metallurgy, and additive manufacturing by characterizing microstructure, measuring mechanical properties, and modeling the heat and mass transfer during non-equilibrium phase transformations.

News: Paper Wins Award from AWS

Our paper, "Bond Formation Mechanism for Resistance Welding of X70 Pipeline Steel", published in August 2020 issue of the Welding Journal, has been selected for 2021 W.H. Hobart Memorial Award by American Welding Society, for "best contribution to pipe welding, the structural use of pipe or similar applications".

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