Lu Zhang graduated from Xiamen University in 2009 with a B.S. degree in Chemistry. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in Chemistry at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) with Prof. Yijing Yan and Prof. Xuhui Huang in 2013 and continued her postdoc research at HKUST (2013-2017). She joined Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2017 and now she is a professor in the institute. Her research interests mainly focus on the computational investigation into the function-related molecular mechanism in complex systems, including electron/energy transfer processes and conformational changes of proteins.