Jianfeng Zhou

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Georgia Tech-Shenzhen
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Dr. Jianfeng Zhou is the Assistant Professor at Georgia Tech Shenzhen Institute, Tianjin University, and the Adjunct Assistant Professor at Georgia Tech. He holds a B.S. degree in Water Science & Engineering from Harbin Institute of Technology (2015). Jianfeng received his M.S. and Ph.D. degree from University of Washington (2017) and Georgia Tech (2021), respectively, both in Environmental Engineering. Jianfeng was a research associate at BioLargo Engineering in 2019. His research focuses on the development of innovative materials and processes for sustainable water treatment and disinfection. He has a broad research interest in environmental nanotechnology, bioaerosol control, and novel energy sources.

  • Innovative materials for environmental applications
  • Water treatment & disinfection
  • Environmental nanotechnology
  • Bioaerosol control & disinfection
  • Energy conversion & storage

1. Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2021

2. M.S., Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, 2017

3. B.S., Water Science & Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, 2015

Distinctions & Awards
  • Best PhD Thesis Award, Georgia Tech CEE, 2022
  • ACS Environmental Chemistry Graduate Award, American Chemical Society (ACS), 2021
  • Zeitlin Prize, Entrepreneurial Impact Competition, Georgia Tech CEE, 2021
  • Outstanding Graduate Student, AEES Georgia Tech, 2019
  • NWRI-BioLargo Graduate Fellowship, National Water Research Institute (NWRI), 2018