Ph.D. (2007) Fudan University, China
Visiting Scholar (2006), National University of Singapore
M. S. and B. S. (2004 and 2001), Liaoning University, China
- Senior Scientist: 2012.10 –2014.5
Focuses: develop inexpensive high-energy-density rechargeable magnesium-ion batteries that will disrupt current energy storage technologies in applications from portable electronics to electrified vehicles. Synthesis, characterization, and optimization of new high-energy cathode materials are to drive rapid innovation of energy storage technology.
- Research Scientist: 2010.10 – 2020.10
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Focuses: US DOE lithium batteries projects to develop novel electrode materials and solid-state electrolytes based on anti-perovskite crystal structures for lithium batteries. Research activities including material design, fabrication, and functional optimization and tests of new lithium battery systems.
- Postdoctoral researcher: 2007.8 - 2010.9
University of Texas at Austin (Supervisor: Prof. John. B. Goodenough)
Focuses: BATT Projects to develop the new electrode materials for the next generation of lithium-ion batteries based on Li-ion insertion reactions. Research activities including material synthesis and characterization, surface modifications, electrochemical performance improvement, battery cell assembly and optimization.