Zhiyuan Huang

Zhiyuan Huang

Postdoctoral Researcher-Chemistry

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Zhiyuan Huang is a postdoctoral fellow at NREL working with Matthew C. Beard. At NREL, Zhiyuan works on the fabrication of quantum dot two-dimensional arrays for optoelectronic and photovoltaic applications.

He got his bachelor's degree from Jilin University in 2011 and a doctorate in chemistry from the University of California, Riverside in 2017 under the supervision of Ming Lee Tang, studying quantum dot triplet sensitization for photon upconversion. 

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Research Interests

Quantum dot self-assembly for energy conversion


Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, University of California Riverside

B.S., Chemistry, Jilin University

Professional Experience

Postdoctoral Researcher, NREL (2019–present)

Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Chemistry, University of California Riverside (2017–2019)

Featured Work

Transforming Energy Using Quantum Dots, Energy & Environmental Science (2020)