Yongming Sun, Stanford University
“for advancing the development of high-capacity battery materials.”
Yongming Sun received his PhD degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2012. He is currently working with Professor Yi Cui as a postdoctoral associate in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Stanford University. His current research focuses on energy-storage materials and devices, including cathode prelithiation of lithium-ion batteries, flexible/stretchable energy-storage materials and devices, and lithium metal anodes for lithium-based rechargeable batteries.
He has published 40+ papers, including 19 first-authored papers (8 first-authored papers while a postdoc at Stanford, 2 in Nature Energy
, 1 in Advanced Materials
, 2 in Nano Letters
, 1 in Advanced Energy Materials
, 1 in Chem
, and 1 in Nano Energy
). Additionally, he has two patents granted in the United States. According to Google Scholar, his papers have been cited over 2200 times and his H-index is 23.