Disordered Matter and Thermophysics Research Laboratory

Principal Investigator:

Yanguang_Zhou.jpg

Yanguang Zhou

Assistant Professor, MAE Department, HKUST, Hong Kong SAR

Email: maeygzhou@ust.hk

Selected Honors and Awards:

2022, IAAM Young Scientist Medal

2021, Hong Kong SciTech Pionners Award

2018, Borchers-Plakette at RWTH Aachen University

2017, Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad

2014-2017, AICES Fellowship (The scholarship of German Universities Excellence Initiative)

Visiting students & Postdoctoral Scholar:

SiminWang.jpg

Simin Wang (Visiting PhD student),

Ph.D. Candidate, Physics Department@CityU (2019. 09 - )

Research topic: Thermal transport in layered materials

Email: smwang6-c@my.cityu.edu.hk 

Graduate Students:

Yixin.jpg

Yixin Xu

Ph.D. Candidate, MAE Department (2020. 09 - )

B. E. : Dalian University of Technology

M. E. :  Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Research topic: Interfacial engineering for enhancing the heat transfer coefficient

Email: yixin96.xu@connect.ust.hk

Guang.jpg

Guang Wang (Lab Manager)

Ph.D. Candidate, MAE Department (2020. 09 - )

B. S. : Tongji University

M. S. : Tsinghua University

Research topic: Synthesis, measuring and modeling the thermal properties of MOF-polymer composites

Email: gwangav@connect.ust.hk

WeChat Image_20210318221229.jpg

Hongzhao Fan (Co-supervised with Prof. Can Yang)

Ph.D. Student, MAE Department (2021. 09 - )

B. E. : Shandong University

M. E. :  Shandong University

Research topic: Thermal transport in metal-organic frameworks (MOF) and across MOF-metal interfaces

Email: hfanan@connect.ust.hk 

WeChat Image_20210324124406.png

Xing Xiang

Ph.D. Student, MAE Department (2021. 09 - )

B. E. : Sichuan University

M. E. : Xian Jiaotong University

Research topic: Machine learning assisted quantify the thermal transport process in disorder systems

Email: xxiangad@connect.ust.hk

WeChat Image_20220531204944.jpg

Jiawang Li

Ph.D. Student, MAE Department (2022. 09 - )

M.E.: Tsinghua University

B. E. : China University of Mining&Technology

Research topic: Metal-organic frameworks (MOF) materials for adsorption application

Email: jliji@connect.ust.hk

Co-supervised students (secondary supervisor):

Xiuzhu Wang​, Ph.D. Candidate, ECE Department (2020. 09 - )

Longyun Shen, Ph.D. Student, MAE Department (2021. 09 - )

Alumni:

Ruijie Xie​, M.S. Student, MAE Department (2020. 09 - 2021.06; now at Li Auto Inc.)

Xifan Chen, M.S. Student, MAE Department (2021. 09 - 2022.06)