Jia Xie
Dr. Jia Xie is a professor in School of Electrical and Electronic at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) located in Wuhan, Hubei Province in China. He got his B.S. from Peking University and Ph.D from Stanford University. Before joined academia, he spent 8 years in industry including working in Dow Chemical and Hefei Guoxuan on battery & materials development, commercialization and applications towards electric vehicles and grid electricity storag. His groups is now working on next generation energy storage materials and equipments, such as natural polymer based energy storage materials and equipments, lithium-sulfur batteries and solid-state batteriers. He has published more 40 peer-review research papers in prestigious journals including Science, Advanced Materials, Energy Environmental Science. He has been granted 34 patents including 15 invention patents.