Dr. Li Zhu

Li Zhu (朱黎)

I will be starting as a tenure-track Assistant Professor
in the Department of Physics at Rutgers University-Newark.

Address
Physics Department, Rutgers University-Newark
Smith Hall, Room 504
101 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07102

E-mail: li.zhu@rutgers.edu / z@zhuli.name

Department Profile

Professional Experience

  • Jul 2020 - present
    • Research Scientist, Earth & Planets Lab, Carnegie Institution for Science, USA
    • Visiting Professor, Department of Physics, Rutgers University-Newark, USA
  • Dec 2015 - Jul 2020
    • Postdoc, Geophysical Lab, Carnegie Institution for Science, USA
  • Aug 2014 - Nov 2015
    • Postdoc, Department of Physics, University of Basel, Switzerland

Education

  • 2014 -- Ph.D. in Physics, State Key Lab of Superhard Materials, Jilin University, China
  • 2008 -- B.S. in Physics, Dept. of Physics, Jilin University, China

Awards and Honors

  • 2020, DOE Basic Energy Science Award (Co-Investigator).
  • 2019, Carnegie Science P2 Award.
  • 2018, Carnegie Science Venture Research Award.
  • 2015, Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation of Jilin Province, China.
  • 2013, National Scholarship for Graduate Students.
  • 2013, Graduate Innovation Grant, Jilin University.
  • 2012, Distinguished Graduate Student Fellowship, Jilin University.
  • 2012, Baosteel Excellent Scholarship.
  • 2011, Outstanding Newcomer Award of Ministry of Education of China.
  • Patent

    • Timothy A. Strobel, Li Zhu, “Carbon-based clathrate compounds”, U.S. Provisional Patent App. 62/814,024 (2019)