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Dr. Qiang Huang

Associate Professor



  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Louisiana State University, 2004
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, 1997

Dr. Qiang Huang’s group focuses on developing electrochemical technologies to fabricate new materials and structures for applications in electronics and renewable energy. The current research interests include

– New chemistries for electrochemical fabrication processes

– Superconducting films and structures for quantum applications

– Alternative metals for advanced interconnects in semiconductor circuits

– Numerical simulation of electrochemical deposition in semiconductor packaging

Affiliated Areas
Chemical and Biological Engineering

Selected Publications

  • Electrodeposition of Rhenium with Suppressed Hydrogen Evolution from Water-in-salt Electrolyte, Huang and T. W. Lyons, Electrochemistry Communication, 93, 53 (2018).
  • Chemically Strengthened Glasses and the Method of Making the Same, Huang, K. Rodbell, and A. Sahin, US Patent 9,890,075 (2018).
  • Electrodeposition of Manganese Thin Films on a Rotating Disk Electrode from Choline Chloride – Urea Based Ionic Liquids, W. D. Sides and HuangElectrochimica Acta, 266, 185 (2018).
  • Electrochemical Formation of Freestanding 3D Structures using Injection of Additives, Huang, R. Gyorgak, R. Pak, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 164, D737, (2017).
  • Effects of Cyclohexane- Monoxime and Dioxime on the Electrodeposition of Cobalt, T. W. Lyons and HuangElectrochimica Acta, 245, 309 (2017).

Awards and Honors

  • IBM Research Division Accomplishment Award, IBM, 2013
  • IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Award, IBM, 2014
  • NSF CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 2020

Dr. Huang's Impact

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Four UA Professors Selected for Early Career Awards

Four professors at The University of Alabama this academic year received national recognition early in their careers for leading-edge research that will advance knowledge and enhance the educational experience.

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Two UA Technologies Part of National Start-Up Program

Two innovative projects at The University of Alabama are part of a national program aimed to help take technology from the lab to the market.

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Randall Outstanding Undergrad Research Awards Recognize Innovation

The Randall Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award Program recognizes the best research activity conducted by undergraduate students at The University of Alabama.

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