Faculty Directory

Alfonso Reina Cecco
Assistant Teaching Professor
Office 439B
Tel +86-21-34206765 Ext. 4392
Email alfonso.reina@sjtu.edu.cn



Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2010)
B.Sc. Engineering Physics, Tecnológico de Monterrey (2004)

Work Experience

2016 – 2019 Assistant Teaching Professor & Science Coordinator, New York Institute of Technology, Nanjing, China
2013 – 2016 Physics and Math Instructor, Mahidol University International School & College
2010 – 2012 Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University

Honors and Awards

  • Best Paper Award, IEEE, USA (2010)
  • Silver Graduate Student Award, Materials Research Society, USA (2009)

Selected Publications

  • Reina, A. and Kong, J. Graphene growth by CVD. In Graphene Nanoelectronics; Murali R., Ed., Springer; New York, 2012; pp 167-204
  • Luican, Li, A. Reina, J. Kong, R. R. Nair, K. S. Novoselov, A. K. Geim, and E. Y. Andrei. Single-layer Behavior and Its Breakdown in Twisted Graphene Layers. Physical Review Letters 106 126802. 2011
  • Garaj, W. Hubbard, A. Reina, J. Kong, D. Branton and J. A. Golovchenko. Graphene as a subnanometer trans-electrode membrane. Nature 467 190-193. 2010.
  • Reina, A.; Jia, X.; Ho, J.; Nezich, D.; Son, H.; Bulovic, V.; Dresselhaus, M. S.; Kong, J. “Large Area, Few-Layer Graphene Films on Arbitrary Substrates by Chemical Vapor Deposition”. Nano Letters, 9, (1), 30-35 2009

Professional Service

  • MIT Education Council 2016
  • Chaired various conference sessions in USA and Asia
  • Mexican Student Association at MIT

Courses Taught (Recent 5 Years)

  • UM-SJTU: Physics II, General Physics II, Physics II Laboratory
  • NYIT, Nanjing: Introductory Physics for Engineers. Physics I (mechanics), Physics II (electromagnetism), Physics III (modern physics)
  • NYIT, Nanjing: General Science course for all majors (Scientific Method)
  • BASIS Nanjing: AP Physics 1 & 2, General Physics, Algebra