Prof. Lu Li


Prof. Lu Li, National University of Singapore
Lu Li received his B.Eng and M. Eng from Tsinghua University, China, and his Ph.D from the Katholiek Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. After four years of doctoral study and two years of post-doctoral work at the Department of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. He joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore in 1991 and is a Full Professor. Dr. Lu is involved in the research of functional materials, mainly in two directions: i) materials for Li-ion rechargeable batteries which include traditional bulk batteries and all-solid-state batteries, and for supercapacitors, and ii) piezoelectric and ferroelectric materials. More recent years Dr. Lu has been heavily involved in development of thin film batteries, and Li-ion conductors for air-batteries.
Dr. Lu is the Editor-in-Chief of Functional Materials Letters, and Associate Editor of Materials Technology particularly in charge of functional materials. He is also Chairman of Functional Materials Society.