Principal Investigator

Chong Liu

Neubauer Family Assistant Professor

Postdoc, Stanford University (with Steven Chu and Yi Cui)
Ph.D. MSE, Stanford University (with Yi Cui)
B.S. Chemistry, Fudan University

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Postdoctoral Researchers

The Liu Group seeks motivated and talented scientists and engineers to join the group. Candidates with background in Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, and other related fields are encouraged to apply. Please send your CV to

Mingzhan Wang

Ph.D. Chemistry, Peking University

Guiming Peng

Ph.D. Chemistry, CAS

Graduate Students

Prospective graduate students from U Chicago’s graduate programs are welcome to join our group.

Eli Hoenig

Ph.D. PME, 2018

Grant Hill

Ph.D. PME, 2018

Adarsh Suresh

Ph.D. PME, 2018

Ian (Gangbin) Yan

Ph.D. PME, 2019

Yu Han

Ph.D. PME, 2019

Siqi Zou

Ph.D. PME, 2019

Undergraduate Students

An Li

Keda Song

Julia Radhakrishnan


Leeann Sun

Jiawen Wu

Our Research

We study and solve issues in energy, environment, and health.