Chen Gong - DPhil Student


Chen Gong is a DPhil student working under the supervision of Dr. Alex Robertson and Prof. Peter Bruce.  His research interests include understanding mechanisms inside batteries by in-situ TEM, nano-fabrication (FIB, etc.) and atomic-scale characterisation of nanomaterials.

Before coming to Oxford, he obtained his bachelor (2016) degree in Tang Aoqing Honors Program in Science (physics) at Jilin University. During undergraduate period, he was sponsored to exchange at Georgia Tech (USA) as a Visiting Honors Student in junior year and he did his undergraduate final year project in Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) as a research assistant in senior year (the excellent undergraduate thesis award). He then received his master (2018) degree in Materials Science & Engineering from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, under the supervision of Prof. Xixiang Zhang.