Faculty Profile

Hongwei Qiu

Phone: 201.216.8079
Fax: 201.216.8306
Email: [email protected]
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Program:  Materials Science
  • Ph.D. (Materials Engineering), Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ. 2006.
  • M. S. (Materials Science), Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China. 2001.
  • B.S. (Materials Science and Engineering), Shandong Institute  of Light Industry, Shandong, China. 1998.
  • Dr. Qiu's research interests are nanoparticle synthesis (nucleation and growth), self-assembly, and granulation for energetic and pharmaceutical applications.
  • His current research focuses on synthesis and formulation of nanoenergetic materials with IM properties. 
  • Research Assistant Professor (2009-),
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate (2006-2009), Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken
Honors & Awards
  • Peng Yingang Award for graduate students outstanding research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (2001)
Professional Societies
  • The American Ceramic Society
  • The Materials Research Society



Selected Publications
  1. H. Qiu, L. Bednarova, W. Lee. "Infiltration and Immobilization of Catalyst Particles into the Confined Space of Microstructured Reactors via Layer-by-Layer Self-Assembly ", Applied Catalysis: (A), 314 (2006) 200-207.
  2. H. Qiu, S. A. Sukhishvili, W. Lee. "Layer-by-Layer Self-Assembly of Ceramic Particles for Complex Shape Coating Synthesis ", Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 89 (2006) 1180-1187.
  3. H. Qiu, K. Martus, W.Y. Lee, K. Becker. "Hydrogen Generation in a Microhollow Cathode Discharge in High-Pressure AmmoniaĖargon Gas Mixtures", International Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 233 (2004) 19-24. .
  4. H. Qiu, P. Yang, J. Dong, P. Deng, J. Xu, W. Chen. "The Influence of Yb Concentration on Laser Crystal Yb:YAG", Materials Letters, 55 (2002) 1-7.
  5. H. Qiu, Y. Mao, J. Dong, J. Xu, W. Chen. "Progress of the research on Yb:YAG", Chinese Journal of Quantum Electronics, 19 (2002) 1-6.
  6. H. Qiu, P. Yang, H. Zhong, J. Xu, W. Chen. "Influence of annealing and doping on Yb:YAG", Chinese Journal of Lasers, A29 (2002) 439-443.
  7. H. Qiu, P. Yang, G. Zhao, J. Xu, W. Chen. "Thermal properties of Yb:YAG crystal and its influence on laser properties", ACTA OPTICA SINICA, (Guangxue Xue Bao), 22 (2002) 501-504.
  8. Y. Mao, H. Qiu, J. Xun, etal.. "The spectra and laser performance of high-doped Nd: YAG crystal", ACTA OPTICA SINICA (Guang Xue Xue Bao) 21 (2001) 1264-1267.