Prof John Zhu
The University of Queensland, Australia
Dr John Zhu is a professor in the School of Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland, Australia. His research interests exist in advanced catalysis, gas/liquid adsorption and separation, direct carbon fuel cells and solid oxide fuel cells. His publications include 1 edited book, 8 book chapters, and over 300 journal papers, with citations over 23,000 times and h-index 80. He holds 8 patents, 5 patents have been licensed to the industrial sponsor Eden Innovations Pty Ltd. His research on fuel cells has led to the establishment of three Australian start-up Companies. He has raised a total research funding from government and industries in excess of $30 million. He is the recipient of a number of awards, including RK Murphy Medal 2013, Freehills Award IChemE 2011, 2nd place Innovator of the Year Award Global IChemE 2011, the University of Queensland (UQ) Foundation Research Excellence Award in 2007.