Name: Qi Xu

Status at Tulane: Postdoctoral fellow

Office: 202 Stanley Thomas Hall

Project: FOCUS

Email: qxu3 [at]

Qi Xu has received his BE and Ph.d degree in 2009 and 2015 from Tsinghua University, China. He started as a postdoc fellow in Escarra’s group from Feb 2015, being in charge of the FOCUS project. His researching interests include concentrated solar cells, photonic/plasmonic nanostructures, 2-D materials as well as emerging electrochemical solar cells.

Favorite thing about New Orleans: The warm climate and the unique European/American mixed urban style