Grants, Awards & Honors

Research grants

  • “Physics-guided Machine Learning Model of Interfaces of Solid-State Energy Storage Systems”
    Awarded by NASA, 2021-2024
    Role: Leading author of the research proposal

  • "New CAE Tools for Batteries"
    MIT Industrial Battery Consortium, 2020-2022
    Supported by AVL, Hyundai, Murata, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen/Porsche
    Role: Co-director & Leader of the research team

  • "Characterization of Next-Generation Batteries to Stabilize Charge-discharge Cycles"
    MIT-Indonesia Seed Fund, 2020
    Role: Leading author of the research proposal

  • Refer to C.V. for a complete list

Awards & Honors

  • Best Paper Award in the MIT A+B Applied Energy Symposium, 2021

  • Most-Watched Video Presentation in “Frontiers in Mechanics of Materials”
    The 57th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science, 2020

  • Battery Safety Young Researcher Award
    Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage, 2020

  • Award for Outstanding Self-finance Students Abroad, 2019

  • Keck Travel Award in Thermal Sciences
    MIT Mechanical Engineering, 2019

  • Outstanding Oral Presentation
    Society of Automotive Engineer, 2018

  • Outstanding Graduate Student
    Beijing Government, 2015

  • Top Grade Award
    Tsinghua University, 2014

  • National Fellowship
    Tsinghua University, 2014

  • Best Bachelor’s Thesis Award
    Tsinghua University, 2012

  • Top Prize of the Challenge Cup
    Tsinghua University, 2012