ZHAO Yusheng

Acting Vice President (Research)
Member, Presidential Executive Council
Dean, SUSTech Academy for Advanced Interdisciplinary Studies

Professional Experience

◆ 2015 Department of Physics, Southern University of Science and Technology, Chair Professor

◆ 2010-2015 Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nevada  Professor

◆ 1996-2012 Los Alamos National Laboratory  Staff Scientist, Team Leader

◆ 1994-1996 Los Alamos National Laboratory  Postdoctor

◆ 1992-1994 California Institute of Technology  Postdoctor


Educational Background

◆ 1992 State University of New York @ Stony Brook  Ph.D.

◆ 1985 Peking University  Master of Science

◆ 1982 Peking University  Bachelor of Science


Honors & Awards

◆ Chair Professor of Peking University

◆ Chair Researcher of CAS


Selected Publication

◆ Zhu, J., S. Du, X. Yu, J. Zhang, H. Xu, S. C. Vogel, T. C. Germann, J. S. Francisco, F. Izumi, K. Momma, Y. Kawamura, C. Jin, and Y. Zhao*; Encapsulation kinetics and dynamics of carbon monoxide in clathrate hydrate, Nature Communications, 5, 4128, (2014).

◆ Yu, X., J. Zhu, S. Du, H. Xu, S. C. Vogel, J. Han, T. C. Germann, J. Zhang, C. Jin, J. S. Francisco, and Y. Zhao*; Crystal structure and encapsulation dynamics of ice II-structured neon hydrate, Proc. Nat. Aca. Sci., 111 (29) 10456-10461, (2014).

◆ Yu, X., Y. Wang, J. Zhang, H. Xu, Y. Zhao, Compressive-tensile deformation of nanocrystalline nickel at high pressure and temperature conditions. Appl. Phys. Lett., 103, 043118, (2013).

◆ Yusheng Zhao, and Luke L. Daemen, Superionic Conductivity in Lithium-Rich Anti-Perovskites, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 134, 15042-15047, (2012).