Luling Sun

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
One Cyclotron Road, MS 62-0239
Berkeley, CA 94720-8253
e-mail: [email protected]


University of California, Berkeley, Materials Science and Engineering                      Jan. 2008 ~ Present
University of California, Berkeley, B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering          Aug. 2003 ~ May 2007


Graduate Student Researcher, Materials Science Division - Robert Ritchie, Ph.D., Sc.D.
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA
Jan. 2008 ~ Present
- Fatigue and fracture of biomedical materials & mineralized biological tissue
- A comparison of techniques for the measurement of bone mineral density

Senior Honors Research, Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering - Ting Xu, Ph.D
Jan. 2007 ~ May 2007
- Nanostructures of Diblock Copolymer Thin Films

Research Assistant, Superconducting Magnet Group - Daniel Dietderich, Ph.D
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, U.S. Department of Energy
Apr. 2005 ~ Aug. 2007
- Metallurgical preparation, fabrication, characterization & testing of superconducting accelerator magnets for High Energy Physics applications
- Microstructural, chemical & metallurgical failure analysis
- SEM/EDS analysis, optical microscope & image analysis
- Mentorship of research interns and student researchers
A. K. Ghosh, L. D. Cooley, D. R. Dietderich and L. Sun, "Transport and Magnetization Properties
of Rolled RRP Nb3Sn Strands", 20th Biennial Conference on Magnet Technology (2007).



Graduate Student Instructor
MSE 104: Materials Characterization
Jan. 2008 ~ May 2008
- Instruct and provide experimental training and supervision of upper division undergraduates on different methods of X-ray analysis

Tutor Homework Help Program.
Aug. 2007 ~ Nov. 2007
- Provide live homework help in math and science online

Undergraduate Course Instructor
MSE 198: Field Trip class
Sept. 2006 ~ May 2007
- Organize & arrange corporate tours for engineering students


President, Materials Science and Engineering Association

Industrial Liaison, Materials Science and Engineering Association

2006 ~ 2007

2005 ~ 2006


Materials Science and Engineering Departmental Award: Elaine C. Shen Memorial Prize

Alumni Leadership Scholar of UC-Berkeley (four consecutive years)

President's Leadership Award for 21st Century, Nebraska

The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes, 2003 National Honor Roll

National Honoree, AXA Achievement Award, U.S. News & World Report

Named "20 Teens Who Will Change the World", Teen People magazine

Jan. 2007

2003 ~ 2007

Mar. 2005

Sept. 2004

May 2003

April 2003

Ritchie Group
Dept of MSME , UC Berkeley

Last updated 06/08