University of Minnesota
Office for Technology Commercialization

Office for Technology Commercialization homeOTC

About OTC

Xu Zou, Asst. Technology Portfolio Manager

Phone: 612.625.8350
Technology areas: Nanotechnology, Instrumentation, Bio/Diagnostic Sensor, & Energy


Prior to joining OTC in 2017, Xu worked in the biomedical research industry in product development at Peripheral Vision Inc. and Abbott Laboratories. During his Ph.D. candidacy, Xu interned at OTC and was responsible for technology early commercialization assessment. Xu has seven years of academic research experience in a variety of disciplines including sensors, materials, and renewable energy. Xu authored eleven peer-reviewed articles.

Xu holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Minnesota, and a B.S. in Chemistry from Beijing Normal University.

Xu Zou