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Name: Shenghong JU

Title: Associate Professor

Office: Room 408, Material Building A

Tel: 021-80160860


Email: shenghong.ju@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of High Performance Metal Materials


Shenghong Ju is currently an associate professor at School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University. His current research focuses on materials informatics, nanoscale thermal transport, novel energy materials and devices.

Biographical Information

2019-present, Associate professor, China-UK Low Carbon College, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2015-2019, Post-doctoral Fellow, The University of Tokyo, Japan
2014-2015, Post-doctoral Fellow, Ecole Centrale Paris, France
2008-2014 Tsinghua University, Power Engineering and Engineering Thermophysics, Ph.D.
2004-2008 Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Power Engineering, B.S.

Research Interests

Materials informatics
Nanoscale thermal transport
Novel energy materials and devices

Selected Publications

[1] S. Ju, Y. Miura, K. Yamamoto, K. Masuda, K. Uchida, J. Shiomi, Machine learning analysis of tunnel magnetoresistance of magnetic tunnel junctions with disordered MgAl2O4, Physical Review Research 2, 023187, 2020.
[2] S. Ju, T. Shiga, L. Feng, J. Shiomi, Revisiting PbTe to identify how thermal conductivity is really limited, Physical Review B 97, 184305, 2018.
[3] S. Ju, T. Shiga, L. Feng, Z. Hou, K. Tsuda, J. Shiomi, Designing nanostructures for phonon transport via Bayesian optimization. Physical Review X 7, 021024, 2017.
[4] S. Ju, B. Palpant, Y. Chalopin, Adverse effects of polymer coating on heat transport at solid-liquid interface. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121, 13474, 2017.
[5] S. Ju, X. Liang, Detecting the phonon interference effect in Si/Ge nanocomposite by wave packets. Applied Physics Letters 106, 203107, 2015.

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Research Projects

2019-2021, JSPS-KAKENHI Grants No. 19K14902, Designing Thermal Functional Materials via Materials Informatics.

2021-2023, NSFC, Grants No. 52006134, Investigation of thermal transport mechanisms in nanocrystalline superhard materials.

Honors & Awards

2019 Outstanding Young Researcher Award, The Heat Transfer Society of Japan
2018 Best Oral Presentation Award of Phonon Research Group, Japan Society of Applied Physics
2014 Excellent Ph.D. Thesis Award, Tsinghua University
2013 Wu Zhong-Hua Award, Chinese Society of Engineering Thermophysics
2012 Scholarship for Excellent Ph.D. Candidate granted by Ministry of Education

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