Jinhua Ye received her Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo in 1990. She has worked in National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan, from Oct. 1991 to Mar. 2023, as the Director of Photocatalytic Materials Center (2006-2011), Director of Environmental Remediation Materials Unit (2011-2016), and a Principal Investigator at International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics (2007-2023). She was also a Professor of Joint Doctoral Program in Graduate School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Hokkaido University, Japan from 2008-2023, and the Director of TJU-NIMS Joint Research Center, Tianjin University, China, from 2011-2021. She joined Hebei University, China as a full Professor and the Director of “Research Center for Solar Driven Carbon Neutrality” from April of 2023. Her research interests focus on the research and development of photofunctional materials and their applications in the fields of environmental remediation and new energy production. She has published more than 650 high impact research paperswith over 66,000 total citations(h index: 132). She has been admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry since 2016, and also selected as 2016, 2018-2022 Highly Cited Researcher (Clarivate Analytics). She is currently serving as the Associate Editors of ACS Nano, and Science Advances (AAAs).