Zekun Li

 
 

Contact Information

Email: zkli@seas.upenn.edu

Education

M.S.E., Materials Science and Engineering (2021-present), University of Pennsylvania (UPenn)

Project: Nanoindentation Analysis of Ultra-Stable Polymer Glasses

Advisor: Prof. Robert W. Carpick (UPenn)

B.E., Materials Science and Engineering (2016-2021), University of Science and Technology Beijing (USTB)

Project: Fabrication of Graphene-Reinforced Stretchable Conductors

Advisors: Prof. Kangmin Niu (USTB), Prof. Zhengtang Luo (Hong Kong UST), Prof. Rufan Zhang (Tsinghua University), Prof. Yue Zhang (USTB)

Research

1) AFM Nanoindentation on Glass Samples to Understand Indentation Recovery

2) Built-up and Development of Modulus to Conduct Automatic Image Analysis

Publications

  • Wang, L., Wu, Y., Li, Z., Jiang, N. and Niu, K., 2021. Wavy Graphene Foam Reinforced Elastomeric Composites for Large-Strain Stretchable Conductors. Composites Part B: Engineering, 224, p.109179.
  • Zhang, W., He, Z., Han, Y., Jiang, Q., Zhan, C., Zhang, K., Li, Z. and Zhang, R., 2020. Structural Design and Environmental Applications of Electrospun Nanofibers. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 137, p.106009.

Fellowships, Honors, & Certificates

  • Master Scholar Award (2021)
  • Weizhe Scholarship (2021)
  • Dean’s List (2020)
  • Outstanding Graduate Award (2020)
  • National Scholarship (2019)
  • Merit Student Award (2019)
  • Zenith Steel Outstanding Scholarship (2018)
  • The People’s Presidential Scholarship (2017)
  • 1st Prize in China Aeromodelling Design Challenge (2017)
  • 2nd Prize in China Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling (2018)
  • 3rd Prize in China National University Physics Competition (2017)
  • Certificate of CAD training