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Zhurun (Judy) Ji


Zhurun Ji earned a doctoral degree in physics at the University of Pennsylvania. She pursues experimental and theoretical approaches in the area of condensed matter physics. Her work has appeared in the journals Science and Nature Materials. At Stanford she investigated the nature of electrons and worked on developing quantum materials for use in the next generation of green electronics. Ji is currently a Panofsky Fellow at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center and will be joining the faculty of MIT in the fall of 2025.

Portrait of Zhurun "Judy" Ji