Ionic Liquid-Additized Engine Oil for Improved Fuel Efficiency

Author(s)/Presenter(s)

Dr. Jun Qu is currently a Senior R&D staff scientist in the Materials Science and Technology Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at University of Tennessee. He earned his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University in 2002. Dr. Qu’s research interests include: advanced lubrication and surface engineering, nanostructured energy materials, and advanced manufacturing. He has published 3 book chapters, 60+ peer-reviewed journal papers, and 9 granted or pending U.S. patents. Dr. Qu received the Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers in 2009. He currently serves as a Technical Editor for Tribology & Lubrication Technology and Steering Committee Member for Wear of Materials.