北京高压科学研究中心
Center for High Pressure Science &Technology Advanced Research

Zhongying Mi

Alumni

Email: mizy@hpstar.ac.cn


Education

2008-2012     Ph.D.    Mineral physics in  Geophysics,University of Western Ontario, Canada                    

2005-2008     M.Sc.    Mineralogy, Petrology  and Mineral Deposition,China University of Geosciences, China  

2001-2005     B.Sc.    Gemology ,China  University of Geosciences, China

Research  Experience

  • Conducting experiments in DACs by powder X-ray diffraction in both conventional and radial geometry, double sided  Laser heating, single crystal X-ray diffraction by synchrotron facilities in APS, ALS and NSLS.

  • Loading CO2 and tested by Raman spectroscopy. Familiar with the maintenance, calibration and spectrum analysis of Raman system.  

  • Experienced with Mao-type symmetric DACs, panoramic DACs, hydrothermal DACs, Mao-type short symmetric DACs, 4-post cell.

Work Experience

  • 2008.9-2012.9  Teaching Assistant, The University of Western Ontario, Canada

          Giving introduction of labs for undergraduate students;  tutoring students to finish homework

  • 2006.9-2007.7  Teaching Assistant, China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China

          Guided second and third year students through  geology labs

  • 2005.7-2005.8  Zhoukoudian Field Trip, Internship

Research  Interests

My research interest focus on probing the  physical-chemical properties of mineral and materials under high pressure and  high temperature condition by using diamond anvil cell apparatus and synchron  facilities.

                                                                         

Publications

  • Shieh, S.R., Jarrige, I., Wu, M., Hiraoka, N., Tse, J.S., Mi, Z., Kaci, L., Jiang, J.Z., and Cai, Y., 2013.       Electronic structure of carbon dioxide under pressure: Insights into the molecular to nonmolecular transition, PNAS. 2013, in prep

  • Mi, Z., Shieh, S.R., Durry, T.S. and Kiefer, B., 2013. Strength study on NaCl to Mantle pressures, Physics of the       Earth and Planetary Interiors Research Letter, in prep

  • Mi, Z., Shieh, S.R., 2013. Strength study on Silicon to Mantle pressures, Physics Review B,  in prep

  • Ph.D. Thesis, 2012, Strength, Elasticity and Phase Transition Study on NaCl and MgO-NaCl mixture to Mantle       Pressures  

  • M.Sc.Thesis2008. Research of oil Reservoir characteristics of mazartakensis, Tarim.        

  • B.Sc. Thesis, 2005. Mineralogy study on Prehnite, China University of Geosciences.

  • Mi, Z., Shieh, S.R., Duffy, T.S, Kiefer, B, 2011. Strength of NaCl in Different Composite Environments, CAMBR       Meeting, Pub. Abstract

  • Mi, Z., Shieh, S.R., Duffy, T.S, Kiefer, B, 2011. Strength Study on MgO and NaCl Mixture, COMPRES Annual Meeting, Pub. Abstract

Mi, Z., Shieh, S.R,  Duffy, T.S, Kiefer, B, High Pressure Strength Study on NaCl, AGU, Abstract  MR11C-1891 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif.,13-17 Dec

Awards

  • COMPRES Conference       Scholarship, 2011

  • Geophysics Travel               Scholarship, 2010

  • CLS Conference                  Scholarship, 2009

  • Graduate Thesis                  Award, 2008

  • The University of                 Western Ontario International Graduate Student Scholarship, 2008-2012

  • Excellent Thesis                  Award (Master), 2008

  • Excellent Thesis                  Award (Undergrad), 2005

  • Annual Student                   Scholarship, 2001-2005