Zhijia Du

R&D Staff

Zhijia Du is a R&D staff in Energy & Transportation Science Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). He earned both bachelor and PhD degrees from Beihang University with solid training in electrochemistry and materials science. He was awarded the Izaak Walton Killam Postdoctoral Fellowship at Dalhousie University from 2013 to 2015. Then he joined the Roll-to-Roll Manufacturing Group at ORNL in 2015. He continues his work on Li-ion battery related R&D.

Specialized Equipment

Pilot plant experienceFormulation: Rheology measurement, Zeta-potential, Goniometer, Particle size analyzer.Roll to roll coating techniques: dry room working experience, slot-die coater, tap-cast coater, planetary mixer, corona treatment, coating calen...