Ph.D Jilin University, China (2010) B.S. Changchun University of Science and Technology, China (2004) zwmen@illinois.edu   Zhiwei Men is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Prof. Dana Dlott group. His research interests are focused on study of fast MWIR imaging of energy materials by ultrasound and drop hammer to understand “Hot spot”. He is a faculty position in College of Physics at Jilin University. His other areas of interest are Shock-induced compression and decomposition in water and organic liquid by laser-induced breakdown.