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Wednesday, 15 September 2021

Dr Liang Zhifu receives the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad

The award was conferred to Dr Zhifu for his PhD thesis work at the ICN2, in the Advanced Electron Nanoscopy Group, and at IREC.

The Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad was established by the China Scholarship Council in 2003. The recipients are chosen annually based on a record of remarkable accomplishments in any discipline. This prize is considered the highest award given by Chinese government to graduate students studying outside China. Currently, 500 students are awarded yearly.

Dr Liang Zhifu received this recognition for his PhD thesis work, carried out at the ICN2, under the guidance of ICREA Prof. Jordi Arbiol, leader of the Advanced Electron Nanoscopy Group, and at IREC, under the tutorship of ICREA Prof. Andreu Cabot, leader of the Functional Nanomaterials Group.