Zhiyu Ni

I am a PhD student studying Electrical Engineering at the University of Southern California. I am advised by Professor Pierluigi Nuzzo of the DesCyPhy Lab. I am at my first year of PhD, and my research interests are open.


University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA, USA
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering
August 2022 - Present

University of Science and Technology of China

Hefei, Anhui, China
B.E. in Applied Physics
Advisor: Cao Ping
August 2018 – July 2022


Hefei, Anhui, China
Intern in Machine Translation
March 2022 – June 2022

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Research Intern in Physics
Advisor: Junjie Zhu
September 2020 – January 2021




Apart from being an EE PhD, I enjoy most of my time being outdoors. I enjoy swimming, climbing and driving. When forced indoors, I follow TV shows, bilibili, and mobile games.