Prof. Wei Zhang and Jiangjing Wang attended European Phase-Change and Ovonic Symposium (E\PCOS 2018) in Catania, Italy from September 23rd to 25th. E\PCOS is the annual conference in the field of phase change materials, more than 100 researchers attended this symposium.



Prof. Wei Zhang gave an invited talk entitled “Tuning the nucleation rate of phase-change materials via ab initio materials design” and Jiangjing Wang displayed a poster entitled “Atomic imaging and modelling of hexagonal GST”. They were conferred the Best Oral Presentation (First Prize) and Best Poster Award (First Prize), respectively. It is the first time that these two awards were conferred to the same group.