Jia Zhang

Principal Scientist

Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC)

Jia Zhang is currently a Principal Scientist I at A*STAR’s Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) in Singapore. She is the Group Manager of Sustainable Chemistry and Catalysis Group in the Department of Materials Science and Chemistry. She received her BS (2000) and MS (2003) degrees in Chemistry from Nankai University, China; and a PhD degree (2007) in Chemistry from the National University of Singapore. Zhang’s current research interests are in a low-carbon future by using traditional computational approaches, machine learning and high-throughput calculations to provide a deep understanding of catalytic systems and accelerate catalyst development. The Accelerated Catalyst Development Platform (ACDP), in which she served as a co-Investigator, received an IES Sustainability Award in 2023.

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