Academic Profile : Faculty
Assoc Prof Li Shuzhou
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering
Assistant Chair (Graduate Studies and Lifelong Learning), School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
Assistant Dean (Interdisciplinary Programme), Interdisciplinary Graduate School
My Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry was awarded by Nankai University, Tianjin, China. Then, I received my Master degree in Chemistry from Beijing University, China. I obtained my PhD degree in physical chemistry in University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, where I studied the dynamics in condensed phase. Prior to Joining Nanyang Technological University, I worked on plasmonics as a postdoctoral fellow in Northwestern University.
I am interested in exploring various properties of nanomaterials by theoretical and computational tools. Currently, my research will focus on three directions: (1) design catalysts for energy-conversion-related reactions; (2) degradable polymers; and (3) optical properties of metal-semiconductor nanostructures.
- Bridging the gap between electrical double-layer and Faradic intercalation with nanoconfinement
- Design and Synthesis of dual site atomic catalyst on MXene for electrocatalyzing carbon dioxide to multicarbon products
- Designing Degradable Polyethene with Desirable Physical Properties via Molecular Dynamics Simulation and Machine Learning
- Electrochemical synthesis of engineerable clustery metal compounds utilizing nanoconfined capacitive oligomerization – XAS model 1
- Optimizing spin channel in spinel oxides for efficient oxygen electrocatalysis
- Promoting Anti-Catalysis Effect to Stabilize Interface in Aqueous Batteries
- Quantifying Ion Desolvation & Structure Evolution in Carbon Micropores
- Ricci curvature based deep learning model for polymer informatics
- Theory guided Accelerated Discovery of printable P-type transparent conductors
- Thrust 2- "Functional Materials, Processing & Sensors” under Singapore Hybrid-Integrated Next-Generation μ-Electronics (SHINE) Centre (NRF portion)
- Wide temperature-range supercapacitors, from electrode materials design to energy storage mechanism.