Getasew M. Zewdie
School of Materials Science and Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University
28 West Xianning Road, Xi'an, Shaanxi 710049, P. R. China
E-mail: getasewmzewdie@hotmail.com,   getasewm1986@stu.xjtu.edu.cn.
Tel: +86 15529602923
     Sept. 2016 present    Ph.D. Candidate in Materials Science and Engineering, CAMP-Nano, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University,   Xi'an, Shaanxi, China
                                        Advisor: Wei Zhang (Professor)  
                                        E-mail:   wzhang0@mail.xjtu.edu.cn
   Sept. 2011 – Jul. 2012   M.Sc. in Materials Science, Dept. of Materials Science, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
                                       Advisor: Javed Mazhar (Professor) Materials Science & Nanotechnology,    
                                       E-mail:   javedmazhar@rediffmail.com 
   Nov. 2006 – Aug. 2008   B.Sc. in Applied Physics, Dept. of Physics, University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia
Research Interests
   Wide bandgap II–VI and III-V semiconductor alloys
   Magnesium under environmental effect
   Phase-Change Materials
   First Principles Materials Design
   Apr. 2016 – Aug. 2016 Associate Dean of Students Services, Dire-Dawa University, DireDawa, Ethiopia Sept.
   2013 – Aug. 2016 Lecturer and Researcher in Mechanical Engineering Dept., DireDawa University, Dire-Dawa, Ethiopia Sept.
   2009 – Jul. 2010 Graduated assistance Lecturer in Physics Dept., Dire-Dawa University, Dire-Dawa, Ethiopia
Honors and Awards
   2012 M.S. with Great Distinction, 2016 PhD Scholarship of Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China