Department of Materials Science
Baker Hughes Inc.
Lei Zhao is a Lead Scientist from Baker Hughes, A GE Company. His working areas include high temperature seal, Nano composites, nanofabrication, as well as smart materials. Before joining Baker Hughes in 2013, he did his postdoc research on metal nanocomposite in Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, Illinois and PhD study on polymer nanocomposite in Georgia Tech. He has published over 30 papers in journals including Nature Nanotechnology, advanced materials, Angewandte Chemie, etc., and filed over 30 patent applications in area of energy materials.
High temperature seal, Nano composites, nanofabrication and smart materials
Advanced carbon composite material for heavy oil and geothermal energy recovery