Profile
HUI ZHANG, Ph.D.
Professor
State Key Laboratory of Silicon Materials
Department of Materials Science and Engineering,
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027
People’s Republic of China
 
EDUCATION
 
Ph.D., Materials Physics and Chemistry,March 2005
Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Research Advisor: Professor Deren Yang
Thesis Title: One-dimensional nanostructures: chemical solution synthesis, properties and applications
 
B.S., Materials Science and Engineering,June 1999
Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Research Advisor: Professor Deren Yang
Thesis Title: Electrochemical synthesis of CdS thin films and their application in solar cells
 
RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
 
Professor, 12/2014-present
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Associate Professor, 12/2006-14/2014
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
 
Visiting Scholar, 8/2009-8/2011
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, USA (Professor Younan Xia’ group)Development of a set of synthetic techniques to obtain noble-metal nanocrystals with composition, size and shape control for applications in catalysis.
 
Assistant Professor, 3/2005-12/2006
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
 
 
Graduate Research Assistant, 9/1999-3/2005
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Synthesis of one-dimensional nanostructures for applications in gas sensing and field emission

 

Research work

(1)Noble-metal nanocrystals: shape, structure, and composition control (2)Semiconductor-metal heterojuction and core-shell: controlled synthesis and interface coupling (3)In-situ TEM analysis for growth mechanism of noble-metal nanocrystals (4)Noble-metal and semiconductor-metal nanocrystals for energy conversion, storage, surface plasmon, and sensors for tracing molecule.

Contact

Phone:86-571-87953190
E-mail:msezhanghui@zju.edu.cn