Jingcheng Hao, Shangdong University, China
Professor Jingcheng Hao received his PhD from Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Lanzhou, P. R. China in 1995. Subsequently, Dr. Hao had a series of postdoctoral research positions at Lanzhou Institute, Nagoya University (Japan) as a Daiko Foundation Fellow, Bayreuth University (Germany) as an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellow, and finally at SUNY-Stony Brook (USA) as a Research Specialist. In December 2002, he joined Shandong University, P. R. China, where he is currently Full-Professor and Director of the Key Laboratory of Colloid and Interface Chemistry, Ministry of Education. His research focuses on colloid and interfacial sciences, including surfactants in solution and self-assembly at all scales in bulk solutions and at surfaces. He has obtained National Outstanding Youth Funds (2006), Changjiang Scholars Award (2007), Lectureship Award of Japan Research Institute of Material Technology (2008), Contribution Award to the Advancement of Asian Society of Colloid and Interface Sciences (2009), Chinese Chemical Society -- BASF Innovation Prize (2009), Scientific Research Outstanding Achievement Awards for Universities (Science and Technology)-the 1st (2012), Asian Rising Stars for exemplary research in "Colloid and Interface Chemistry" (2013), Chinese Chemical Society -- AkzoNobel Chemical Sciences Award (2014), and other scientific awards. He currently is an Adjunct professor at Lanzhou Institute, CAS, and serves as Editorial Board Members for Langmuir, Advances in Colloid and Interface Sciences, and Colloids Surf. A, etc. He has published over 350 articles including original papers, reviews, books and book chapters, and 8 patents.