Nature publishes breakthrough in electrocatalysts from Shaojun Guo and co-workers

When used as the cathode electrocatalysts, the PdMo nanosheets enables much enhanced changing/discharging performance in Zn-air and Li-air batteries.


Prof. Xiaowei Zhan wins the Polymer Science Lectureship Award of the Chinese Chemical Society

Zhan is a professor in the College of Engineering at Peking University, a recipient of the National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars, and a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, UK.

Prof. Yufeng Zheng honored the Fourth "Top Ten Tutors" of Peking University

Professor Yufeng Zheng of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of the College of Engineering, together with other 9 teachers, won the honorary title of the Fourth "Top Ten Tutors" of Peking University.

Academician Xian-Tu He of Center for Applied Physics and Technology, Peking University (CAPT)awarded the 2019 Edward Teller Award

Edward Teller Award, set up by American Nuclear Society, is the highest international award of fusion energy which was named after Edward Teller, father of the hydrogen bomb.


Associate Professor Zhongkui Li appointed as the associate editor of IEEE TAC

Prof. Li is mainly engaged in research on distributed collaborative control, networked control systems, and analysis and control of autonomous unmanned systems.

The 2019 Doctoral Forum on Mechanics held at Peking University

The forum consisted of four invited reports, fourteen theme reports, and plenty of session reports in its five parallel sessions.

The 2nd International Workshop on Near-Limit Flames held at Peking University

From July 27th to 28th, 2019, the 2nd International Workshop on Near-Limit Flames was successfully held at Peking University.


Prof. Charles R. Smith of Lehigh University visited the LTCS

Dr. Smith is an Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Lehigh University.

Dr. Florin Mingireanu, Romania’s Representative of European Space Agency visited LTCS

Recently, Dr. Florin Mingireanu from the European Space Agency visited the State Key Laboratory for Turbulence and Complex Systems (LTCS).

The Globex Julmester Program 2019 unveils at Peking University

“This will be a great opportunity for students to develop professional skills and a global perspective,” said Prof. Huaiqiu Zhu, Associate Dean of the College of Engineering.


Prof. Shuxiang Dong's group made an important progress in preparing high-power density flexible piezoelectric energy harvester via a self-developed 3D-printer

With the help of the 3D printer, a rugby ball-shaped multilayer copolymer energy harvester operating in flextensional mechanism was prepared. The obtained piezoelectric coefficient and power density were greatly enhanced.

Professor Guangming Xie’s group makes new progress in coordination of multi-agent systems

Xie’s group proposed a limit-cycle based controller design approach for a group of anonymous mobile agents to form any desired formations in a plane.

Organic diboron compounds in energy related applications

The researchers in the College of Engineering, Peking University have developed an application of diboron compounds in energy conversion materials and devices.

Fluorescent dipoles imaging with structure illumination microscopy

Recently, Prof. Peng Xi in the College of Engineering, Peking University and his colleagues developed polarized structured illumination microscopy (pSIM), which enables super-resolution polarization imaging on commercial SIM systems.