March 23, 2018

Alan Liu


PhD, Mechanical Engineering – Georgia Institute of Technology
MS, Mechanical Engineering – National Taiwan University
BS, Mechanical Engineering – National Taiwan University


Alan worked at Surface and Nanoscience Laboratory at Acdemia Sinica for instrumentation on high speed atomic force microscopy before coming to Georgia Tech. He is a co-found member of Strømlinet Nano Inc., a startup selling the lowest-cost AFM in the world. With his specialty on AFM instrumentation, Alan is currently working on characterizing interfacial free energy landscape for various biomaterials with AFM. During his free time, he likes to play tennis, cook, and listen to music.

Research Project:

Direct Measurement of Free Energy Landscapes of Intermolecular and Interfacial Interactions Using Atomic Force Microscope

Contact Information:

Office: Parker H. Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences
315 Ferst Dr. #2112 Atlanta, GA 30332