Current Group News

Please welcome new students Owen Watkins, Brian Park and Coco Lin to the lab!

Congratulations to Dr. Kevin Fitzell on on his recent graduation from UCLA Chemical Engineering!

Congratulations to Xia (Gary) Sang for the ALE 2021 Best Student Paper Award!

Additional News

Updated 10/20/2021: Two postdoctoral research positions are available immediately in the area of materials synthesis, characterization and device fabrication and testing. Candidates should have background and expertise in vacuum technology, surface science, chemical processing and device integration. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in physics, chemistry, material science, chemical engineering or related areas and be skilled in technical writing. These positions are renewable on a yearly basis, for up to three years. Qualified candidates should send their resume and phone numbers and email addresses of three references to Professor Jane P. Chang at

Featured Literature

Read about some of the latest research published on mechanisms for atomic layer deposition of ASO films for battery applications. Learn more »

Research activities are focused on the synthesis and patterning of multi-functional complex oxide films with tailored electronic, chemical, thermal, mechanical, and biological properties.

Our Lab

Jane P. Chang

Department of Chemical Engineering, UCLA
William F. Seyer Chair in Materials Electrochemistry


B.S. National Taiwan University, 1993.
M.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1995.
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997.
Postdoctoral Member of Technical Staff, Bell Labs,
Lucent Technologies, 1998-1999.

Awards and Honors
Rumbel Fellowship, MIT, 1993.
AVS Coburn and Winters Award, 1996.
NSF Faculty Career Award, 2000-2004.
Chancellor's Career Development Award, 2000-2004.
William F. Seyer Chair in Materials Electrochemistry, 2000-2005.
Guest Editor, International Journal of Engineering Education, 2001-2002.
TRW Excellence in Teaching Award, 2002.
ONR Young Investigator Award, 2003.
Teacher of the Year, Chemical Engineering, UCLA, 2003.
Professor of the Year, Chemical Engineering, UCLA, 2004.
AVS Peter Mark Award, 2005.
Frontier of Engineering Symposium Participants, National Academy of Engineering, 2006.
Professor of the Year, Chemical Engineering, UCLA 2009.
AVS Fellow, 2013
AVS Plasma Prize 2018
Samueli School of Engineering University Service Award, 2021.
AIChE Fellow, 2021.

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