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Lilian Hsiao Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, College of Engineering, NC State University

Engineering Building I (EB1) 2088D


Dr. Hsiao’s research focuses on soft materials and complex fluids – specifically shaped colloids and functionalized polymer surfaces. Dr. Hsiao aims to develop a fundamental understanding of microscopic forces in soft matter to engineer materials with unusual mechanical and structural properties.


B.S. Chemical Engineering University of Wisconsin-Madison 2008

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering University of Michigan 2014

Area(s) of Expertise

Biomimetic and responsive materials, complex fluids and soft matter, colloidal hydrodynamics


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