Dr Na Ni is an Honorary Lecturer in the Department of Materials and an Associate Professor in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China.
She has extensive expertise in high-resolution analysis using advanced electron and ion microscopy and her research is centred on the study of the role of nanoscale structure and chemistry in controlling material properties for improving materials design and processing. Her current research activity is mainly focused on materials for energy applications including nuclear materials, electrochemical ceramics for solid oxide fuel cells and structured nano-carbon composites materials for batteries.
Fellowships and Awards
2016: Poster Prize at 229th Electrochemical Society (ECS) Meeting
2015: STFC Early Career Plus Award
2015: STFC Travel Grant
2014: Imperial College Research Fellowship
2011: EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellowship
01/2008 – 05/2011: PhD at Department of Materials, University of Oxford
10/2005 – 10/2007: Master at Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Christian-Albrechts-Universitt zu Kiel (Germany)