Ph.D in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1999
M.S. in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1994
M.S. in Physics from Central Michigan University, 1992
B.S. in Physics from Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 1982
Research Scientist, Idaho National Laboratory, 2002-Present
Postdoctoral Associate, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, 1999-2001
Research Assistant, Nuclear Engineering Department, the University of Michigan, 1992-1999
Lecturer, Department of Physics, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, 1987-1990
Radiation effects in materials and fuel performance
Microstructural characterization of nuclear fuels and structure materials using transmission electron microscopy
Development of materials and fuels for advanced nuclear power system
J. Gan, Y. Yang, C.A. Dickson, T.R. Allen, , "Proton Irradiation Study of GFR Candidate Ceramics" J. of Nucl. Mater., 389 (2009) 317-325.
J. Gan, D.D. Keiser, Jr., D.M. Wachs, A.B. Robinsom, B.D. Miller and T.R. Allen, "TEM Characterization of Irradiated RERTR Dispersion Fuel," Research Reactor Fuel management (RRFM) 2009 Transactions (ISBN 978-92-95064-07-2), European Nuclear Society, www.rrfm2009.org, p429-439.
J. Gan, T.R. Allen, R. C. Birtcher, S. Shutthanandan and S. Thevuthasan,"Radiation Effects on the Microstructure of a 9Cr ODS Alloy", J. of Materials (JOM), January 2008, p24-28).
J. Gan, "Assessment of Failure Mechanisms for GFR Vented Fuel Pins Using Hexoloy Cladding," Proceeding of International Conference on the Physics of Reactors "Nuclear Power: A Sustainable Resource", Interlaken, Switzerland, September 14-19, 2008.