Featured speaker and symposium chair
Dongyuan Zhao, Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R. China
Dongyuan Zhao was born in Northeastern of China, he received B.S. (1984), M.S. (1987) and PhD (1990) from Jilin University. He was a post-doctoral fellow in the Weizmann Institute of Science (1993–94), University of Houston (1995–96), University of California at Santa Barbara (1996–98). Now he is a Professor (Cheung Kong and HaoQing Professorship) in the Department of Chemistry at Fudan University, Currently, he is a fragmental professor in Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University. He was a member of Chinese Academy of Sciences and The World Academy of Science (TWAS), Council Member of IZA, President of International Mesostructured Materials Association (IMMA). He has received many prizes from China and international awards such as CRN Rao Award from India Chemical Research Society (2013); Muetterties Memory Award (2012); The Ho Leung Ho Lee Award (2009), TWAS Prize (2008); IMMS Award (2008); DuPond Award (2005). He is now appointed as senior Editor of ACS Central Science. He was Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Materials Chemistry, and co-editor of Journal of Colloid and Interface Science before.He published more than 550 peer-review papers, 40 patents and is listed as one of highly cited researchers in ISI (Total citation ~ 58,000, h index 115). His research interests mainly include designed synthesis, assembly, structure and application of ordered mesoporous materials.