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Kejie Zhao

Kejie Zhao

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

School of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Harvard Univ., '12
  • M.Phys., Harvard Univ., '10
  • M.Eng., Xi'an Jiaotong Univ., '08
  • B.Eng., Xi'an Jiaotong Univ., '05

Research Interests

  • Chemomechanics of energy-storage materials, such as lithium-ion batteries.
  • In-situ experimentation.
  • First-principles and molecular dynamics simulations on materials science.
  • Stress corrosion in metal oxides.
  • Mechanics of metallic glasses.

Research Area(s)

Awards and Recognitions

  • Haythornthwaite Research Initiation Grants, American Society of Mechanical Engineering, 2014.
  • Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad, 2012
  • Among most cited articles in Journal of the Ceramic Society since 2011
  • Among most cited articles in 2012 in Journal of Applied Physics
  • Granted participant of East Lake International Forum on Frontiers of Science and Technology for Outstanding Overseas Young Scholars, Wuhan, China, 2012.10.06.
  • Travel grant, ICTAM 2012, Beijing, 2012. 08. 19

Ten Select Publications

K. Zhao, G. Tritsaris, M. Pharr, W. L. Wang, O. Okeke, Z. Suo, J. J. Vlassak, E. Kaxiras. Nano Lett. 12, 4397 (2012).

K. Zhao, M. Pharr, L. Hartle, J. J. Vlassak, Z. Suo. J. Power Sources. 218, 6 (2012).

K. Zhao, M. Pharr, Q. Wan, E. Kaxiras, J. J. Vlassak, Z. Suo. J. Electrochem. Soc. 159, A238 (2012).

G. Tritsaris, K. Zhao, O. Okeke, E. Kaxiras. J. Phys. Chem. C. 116, 22212-22216 (2012).

M. Pharr, K. Zhao, X. Wang, Z. Suo, J. J. Vlassak. Nano Lett. 12, 5039 (2012).

K. Zhao, W. L. Wang, J. Gregoire, M. Pharr, Z. Suo, J. J. Vlassak, E. Kaxiras. Nano Lett. 11, 2962 (2011).

K. Zhao, M. Pharr, J. J. Vlassak, Z. Suo. J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 94, S226 (2011).

K. Zhao, M. Pharr, J. J. Vlassak, Z. Suo. J. Appl. Phy. 109, 016110 (2011).

K. Zhao, M. Pharr, J. J. Vlassak, Z. Suo. J. Appl. Phys.. 108, 073517 (2010).

K. Zhao, C. Chen, Y. Shen, T. Lu. Comp. Mater. Sci. 46, 749 (2009).


Complete list of publications: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=JXR_AsQAAAAJ&hl=en