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What has been is what will be, and what has been done is what will be done, and there is nothing new under the sun. (Ec 1:9)

Lí Zhū (朱黎)

Postdoctoral Associate
Geophysical Laboratory
Carnegie Institution of Washington
5251 Broad Branch Road NW
Washington DC, 20015, USA

E-mail: z@zhuli.name
           lzhu@carnegiescience.edu

News

  • Science: Expelled Xe (April 2014)
  • USA Today: Mystery of Missing Xenon Solved (5 most incredible discoveries of the week, April 2014)
  • Chemistry World: New solution to missing xenon paradox (April 2014)
  • CERN COURIER: Where the xenon went (May 2014)
  • HUFF POST Science: Mysteriously 'Missing' Xenon Gas Found In Earth's Core (April 2014)
  • Live Science: Missing Xenon Gas Found in Earth's Core (April 2014)
  • Materials 360: Getting to the Core of the Missing Xenon Paradox (May 2014)
  • New Scientist: Is Earth's missing xenon hiding in iron's hot embrace? (October 2013)
  • Chemical & Engineering News: Another Form Of Oxygen (January 2012)

Research Experience

2015 - now Postdoctoral Researcher, Geophysical Lab, Carnegie Institution of Washington, USA
2014 - 2015 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Physics, University of Basel, Switzerland
2008 - 2014 Predoctoral Researcher, State Key Lab of Superhard Materials, Jilin University, China

Education

2014 PhD in Physics, State Key Lab of Superhard Materials, Jilin University, China
2008 Bachlor of Science, Physics Department, Jlin University, China

Honors & Awards

2011 The Scholarship Award for Excellent Doctoral Student, Ministry of Education, China
2011 First Rank Award, Outstanding Graduate Scholarship, Jilin University
2011 The Scholarship Award for Excellent Doctoral Student, Ministry of Education, China
2011 Excellent Graduate Award, Jilin University
2012 The highest Rank Award, the 26th "Outstanding-person Cup" Scholarship, Jilin University
2012 Excellent Young Dissertation Award, the 16th Chinese High Pressure Conference
2012 Baosteel excellent Scholarship
2012 Outstanding Talent Training Scheme for PhD, Jilin University
2013 National Scholarship, Ministry of Education, China