Basic Information


        Zhikang Li (李支康)

Associate Professor, Graduate Supervisor

Awards and Honors

2019  Nomination Award for Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation of China Instrument and Control Society

2018  International Postdoctoral Exchange Fellowship of China

2017  Outstanding Doctoral Graduate of Xi’an Jiaotong University

2016  7th Academic Star of Xi’an Jiaotong University 

2016  Ye Shenghua Scholarship     

2015  Inovance Technology Co., Ltd First-class Scholarship

2014  National Scholarship of China

2014  China Instrument and Control Society Scholarship

2013  National Scholarship of China









Dr. Zhikang Li currently serves as an associate professor in School of Mechanical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University. He received the B.S. degree in Mechanical Manufacturing and Automation from Xidian University in July 2010,and the Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering  from Xi’an Jiaotong University under supervision of Prof. Zhuangde Jiang in March 2017. From May 2017, he joined the School of Mechanical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, as a faculty. 


He has over 3 years of research experience in University of California. During 10/2014~10/2015, he joined the group of Prof. Liwei Lin at UC Berkeley as a jointly cultivated Ph.D. student. From November 2018, he joined the group of Prof. Ali Khademhosseini as an exchanging postdoctoral researcher for another 2 years in Department of Bioengineering at UCLA under the support of the International Postdoctoral Exchange Fellowship Program awarded by China Postdoctoral Council. 


His research interests include N/MEMS; micromachined ultrasonic transducers (MUTs) including capacitive (CMUTs) and piezoelectric (PMUTs), skin-like electronics and wearable biosensors for healthcare and medical diagnostics. He has published 2 book chapters, more than 25 journal papers and filed 47 patents, 29 of which have been licensed. He is currently hosting 9 grants encouraging the research in MUTs, resonant gas sensors for breathing detection,electronic skin (E-skin) and wearable biosensors.

Education and Academic Experience

11/2018~11/2020   Exchanging Postdoctoral Researcher in Bioengineering    University of California at Los Angeles (Supervisor: Ali Khademhosseini)

05/2017~11/2018   Postdoctoral Researcher in Instrument Science and Technology    Xi'an Jiaotong University (Supervisor: Zhuangde Jiang)       

03/2012~03/2017   Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering    Xi'an Jiaotong University (Supervisor: Zhuangde Jiang)      

10/2014~10/2015   Joint-Training Ph.D. Student in Mechanical Engineering    University of California at Berkeley (Supervisor: Liwei Lin)

09/2010~02/2012   M. S. in Mechanical Engineering    Xi’an Jiaotong University (Supervisor:  Zhuangde Jiang)

09/2006~07/2010   B. S. in Mechanical Design, Manufacturing and Automation    Xidian University