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Name: Han ZHOU

Title: Professor

Office: Room 335,Material Building D

Tel: +86-21-3420-2749


Email: hanzhou_81@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of Composite Materials


Prof. ZHOU’s research interests focus on bioinspired intelligent materials; thermal management materials; metamaterials

Biographical Information

Prof. Han Zhou received her B.S. and Ph.D degrees in Materials Science from Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2004 and 2010, respectively. She did research as a joint student in University of California, Davis during 2008-2009. She did postdoc research in National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan during 2012. Then she joined Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Department of Colloid Chemistry, Germany as Alexander von Humboldt Post-Doctoral Fellow during 2013-2014. She joined Shanghai Jiaotong University in 2014, as an assistant professor. From 2019.7, she promoted as a professor in Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Research Interests

Prof. ZHOU’s research interests focus on bioinspired intelligent materials; thermal management materials; metamaterials

Selected Publications

1) Ly, Kally Chein Sheng, Han Zhou* et al. A Dual-Mode Infrared Asymmetric Photonic Structure for All-Season Passive Radiative Cooling and Heating, Advanced Functional Materials, 2022,32, 2203789
2) H. Zhang, K. C. S. Ly, Han Zhou* et al, Biologically inspired flexible photonic films for efficient passive radiative cooling. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 117, 14657–14666 (2020).
3) Xianghui Liu, Han Zhou* et al.  Biomimetic Photonic Multiform Composite for High-Performance Radiative Cooling, Advanced Optical Materials, 2022, 9, 2101151
4) Wei Wu, Han Zhou* et al. Combined Experimental and DFT Study on 2D MoSe2 toward Low Infrared Emissivity, Advanced Functional Materials, 2022, 32, 2201906
5) K. C. S. Ly, Han Zhou* et al. Visible-to-MIR broadband modulating electrochromic metal oxides-based coating for thermal management, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 2021, 104, 2143.
6) X. Wang, X. Liu, Z. Li, H. Zhang, Z. Yang, H. Zhou*, T. Fan, Scalable Flexible Hybrid Membranes with Photonic Structures for Daytime Radiative Cooling. Adv. Funct. Mater. 30, 1907562 (2020).
7) X. Liu, Q. Chang, M. Yan, X. Wang, H. Zhang, H. Zhou*, T. Fan, Scalable spectrally selective mid-infrared meta-absorbers for advanced radiative thermal engineering. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 22, 13965–13974 (2020).
8) Jingrun Cao, Han Zhou* et al, Spectrally tunable nanocomposite metamaterials as near-perfect emitters for mid-infrared thermal radiation management, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2020, 22, 28012
9) X. Liu, D. Wang, Z. Yang, H. Zhou*, Q. Zhao, T. Fan, Bright Silver Brilliancy from Irregular Microstructures in Butterfly Curetis acuta Moore. Adv. Opt. Mater. 7, 1900687 (2019).
10) H. Zhou, J. Xu, X. H. Liu, H. W. Zhang, D. T. Wang, Z. H. Chen, D. Zhang, T. X. Fan, Bio-inspired Photonic Materials: Prototypes and Structural Effects Designs for Solar Energy Manipulation Applications, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1705309

Research Projects

National Natural Science Foundation of China

Honors & Awards

National Natural Sciences Second Prize (4/5)

Top Young Scientists for Ten Thousands Plan

Wiley outstanding young researcher award (FAIR forum)

National TOP 100 Excellent Doctoral Dissertations (NEDD) of China

Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship,

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