Yanli Zhao

Nanyang Assistant Professor
National Research Foundation Fellow
Joint faculty member in SPMS and MSE

Nanyang Technological University
SPMS-CBC #06-18
21 Nanyang Link, Singapore 637371
E-mail: zhaoyanli[at]ntu.edu.sg
Phone: (65) 6316 8792

Education background

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, USA (Jan 2010 - Aug 2010)
Advisor: Prof Sir J Fraser Stoddart

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California Los Angeles, USA (Oct 2005 - Dec 2009)
Advisors: Prof Sir J Fraser Stoddart and Prof Jeffrey I Zink

PhD in Chemistry

Department of Chemistry, Nankai University, China (Sep 2000 - Jun 2005)
Advisor: Prof Yu Liu

BSc in Chemistry

Department of Chemistry, Nankai University, China (Sep 1996 - Jul 2000)

Awards and Honors

• Materials Research Contribution Award from the Asia Pacific Society for Materials Research in 2013
• SPMS Young Researcher Award in 2013
• TR35@Singapore Award in 2012
• UCLA Exceptional Accomplishments in Postdoctoral Research in 2010
• Singapore National Research Foundation Fellowship in 2010
• FENA 6th Year Annual Review Best Poster Award in 2010
• FENA 5th Year Annual Review Best Poster Award in 2009
• NanoPacific Holdings Fellowship in 2009
• UCLA Winstein Travel Award in 2008
• UCLA CNSI Travel Award in 2007
• Donggang Scholarship of Nankai University in 2004 (Second-Class Scholarship of Nankai University in 2004)
• Yang Shi-Xian Scholarship of Nankai University in 2003
• Qiu Shi Postgraduate Scholarship of Hong Kong in 2003 (First-Class Scholarship of Nankai University in 2003)
• Mono-Subject Scholarship of Nankai University in 1999
• Basic-Subject Scholarship of Nankai University in 1998