Faculty and Staff
Title: Associate researcher
Research Field: Marine corrosion and protection
Department: Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Corrosion and Bio-fouling
Tel/Fax: 0532-82898731/0532-82880498

2016.12- Associate researcher, IOCAS
2011.6-2016.12, assistant researcher, IOCAS
2008.11-2011.5, post-doctor, IOCAS
PH.D, 2007, Ocean University of China


Research Interests
The main research fields include modification methods of organic coating nano materials, micro and macro modification mechanism and electrochemical evaluation of protective performance. He presided over the national key R & D program, equipment pre research project of CMC, science and Technology Department Project of Shandong Province, National Natural Science Foundation Project and collaborative innovation center project, and participated in a number of national, provincial and ministerial level projects.


Honors and Awards
1.Zhao Xia(1/1),The 12th Qingdao Youth Science and Technology Award,2020
2.Zhao Xia(1/9), Second prize of Qingdao science and Technology Progress Award,2020
3.Zhao Xia (1/9), second prize of Shandong science and technology progress award,2018


Selected Publications
1.Xia Zhao#*; Shuai Yuan#; Zuquan Jin*; Qingjun Zhu; Meng Zheng; Quantong Jiang; Huamiao Song; Jizhou Duan; Fabrication of composite coatings with core-shell nanofibers and their mechanical properties, anticorrosive performance, and mechanism in seawater,Progress in Organic Coatings, 2020, 149: 105893.
2.Xia Zhao#*; Binbin Zhang; Zuquan Jin*; Changwei Chen; Qingjun Zhu; Baorong Hou; Epoxy coating modified by 2D MoS2/SDBS:fabrication, anticorrosion behaviour and inhibition mechanism, RSC Advances, 2016, 6: 97512-97522.
3. ZHAO Xia#*; LIU Shuan*; WANG Xiutong; HOU Baorong; Surface modification of ZrO2 nanoparticles with styrene coupling agent and its effect on the corrosion behaviour of epoxy coating, Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 2014, 32(5):1163-1171.
4. Xia Zhao*, Jia Wang, Weihua Li, Baorong Hou. Research on coating deterioration process under fully immersing condition by using multi-parameters. Materials and corrosion. 2011,5:431-435.
5.Xia Zhao, Jia Wang*, Yanhua Wang, Tao Kong, Lian Zhong, Wei Zhang, Analysis of deterioration process of organic protective coating using EIS assisted by SOM network, Electrochemistry Communications 9 (2007) 1394-1399.
6. Jin Zuquan*; Zhao Xia*; Zhao Tiejun; Li Jianqing; Chloride ions transportation behavior and binding capacity of concrete exposed to different marine corrosion zones, Construction and Building Materials, 2018,177: 170–183.
7. Zuquan Jin*, Xia Zhao*, Tiejun Zhao, Li Yang. Interaction between compressive load and corrosive-ion attack on reinforced concrete with accelerated potentiostatic corrosion. Construction and Building Materials, 2016, 113:  805-814.