Heyong He


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    Fudan University, Shanghai, China

  • Heyong He obtained his BSc degree from Fudan University in 1984 and then became a faculty member in the Department of Chemistry at Fudan University from 1984 to 1989. He was a visiting scholar at Imperial College from 1989 to 1990. After receiving his PhD degree from Cambridge University in 1993 he worked in the Department of Chemistry at Cambridge University as a solid-state NMR manager from 1993 to 1997. From 1997 to 2000 he was a principal scientist in the Leverhulme Centre for Innovative Catalysis at University of Liverpool. He returned to Fudan University as a full professor of physical chemistry from 2000 and was awarded the Cheung Kong Scholar of Ministry of Education and the Distinguished Young Scholar of the National Science Foundation of China in 2000. His research is mainly focused on the heterogeneous catalysis, including light alkane and CO2 activation and functionalization and solid-state NMR study of reaction mechanisms. He has more than 300 peer-reviewed scientific publications with over 11000 citations and an H-index of 53.