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(Dec. 18) Nanostructured Electrocatalysts for Energy-relevant Conversion Processes

Last updated :2019-12-13

Topic: Nanostructured Electrocatalysts for Energy-relevant Conversion Processes
Speaker: Professor Shi-Zhang Qiao
(University of Adelaide)
Host: Professor SU Chengyong
Time: 16:30-17:30, Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Venue: A403, Fulan Academic Center, Fong Shing Hall, Guangzhou South Campus, SYSU

About the speaker:
Dr. Shi-Zhang Qiao is currently a professor (Chair of Nanotechnology) at School of Chemical Engineering of the University of Adelaide. His research expertise is in nanostructured materials for new energy technologies including electrocatalysis, photocatalysis, fuel cell, supercapacitor and batteries. He has co-authored more than 398 papers in refereed journals (over 55,800 citations with h-index 123). He has filed several patents and has attracted more than 12.0 million dollars in research grants from industrial partners and Australian Research Council (ARC).

Prof. Qiao was honoured with a prestigious ARC Australian Laureate Fellow (2017), ExxonMobil Award (2016), ARC Discovery Outstanding Researcher Award (DORA, 2013) and an Emerging Researcher Award (2013, ENFL Division of the American Chemical Society). He has also been awarded an ARC ARF Fellowship and an ARC APD Fellowship.

Prof. Qiao is a Fellow of Institution of Chemical Engineers (FIChemE), a Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) and a Fellow of Royal Australian Chemical Institute (FRACI). He is currently an Associate Editor of Journal of Materials Chemistry A, and is a Thomson Reuters/Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher (Chemistry, Materials Science).