|2005.9-2009.7，B.S. in Physics, Shandong University|
2009.9-2014.7，Ph.D in Condensed matter physics, ICQM, Peking University
2014.11-2018.7，Postdoc, Temple University
2018.9-now，Assistant Professor、PI, ShanghaiTech University
|1. Water Sciences: water structures and dynamics in bulk and confinement; adsorptions of interfacial water.|
2. X-ray absorption and emission spectra modeling of hydrogen bonded materials
3. Molecular dynamics (classical, ab initio and path integral); GW approximation for the electronic excitations
|Zhaoru Sun, Lixin Zheng, Mohan Chen, Michael L. Klein, Francesco Paesani, Xifan Wu. “Electron-hole theory of the effect of quantum nuclei on the X-ray absorption spectra of liquid water” Accepted by Phys. Rev. Lett.|
Lixin Zheng, Mohan Chen, Zhaoru Sun, Hsin-Yu Ko, Biswajit Santra, Pratikkumar Dhuvad, Xifan Wu. “Structural, electronic, and dynamical properties of liquid water by ab initio molecular dynamics based on SCAN functional within the canonical ensemble” J. Chem. Phys. 148, 164505 (2018).
Huaze Shen, Mohan Chen, Zhaoru Sun, Limei Xu, Xifan Wu. “Signature of hydrogen-bonded environment of liquid water in X-ray emission spectra by first-principles calculations” Front. Phys. 13, 138204 (2018).
Zhaoru Sun, Mohan Chen, Lixin Zheng, Jianping Wang, Biswajit Santra, Huaze Shen, Limei Xu, Wei Kang, Michael L. Klein, Xifan Wu. “X-ray absorption of liquid water by advanced ab initio methods” Phys. Rev. B 96, 104202 (2017).
Jianwei Sun, Richard C. Remsing, Yubo Zhang, Zhaoru Sun, Adrienn Ruzsinszky, Haowei Peng, Zenghui Yang, Arpita Paul, Umesh Waghmare, Xifan Wu, Michael L. Klein, John P. Perdew. “Accurate firstprinciples structures and energies of diversely bonded systems from an efficient density functional” Nature Chemistry, 8, 831 (2016).
Zhaoru Sun, Gang Sun, Yixuan Chen, Limei Xu. “Liquid-liquid phase transition in water” Invited review on SCIENCE CHINA Physics, Mechanics & Astronomy. 5 (2014).
Meng Cheng, Duoming Wang, Zhaoru Sun (co-first author), Limei Xu, Enge Wang, Guangyu Zhang. “A Route towards digital Manipulation of Water Nanodroplets on Surface” ACS Nano, 8, 3955 (2014).
Zhaoru Sun, Ding Pan, Limei Xu, Enge Wang. “Role of proton ordering in adsorption preference of polar molecule on ice surface” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 109, 13177 (2012).