Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science, Institute of Metal Research, CAS/Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute, Tsinghua University
Cheng (PhD, 1992, Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IMR CAS)) is professor, IMR CAS; director of Advanced Carbon Division, Shenyang National Laboratory for Materials Science. He was deputy director of IMR CAS and chairman of Asian Association of Carbon Groups. His prizes include the 2nd Class National Prize for Natural Science, China; Charles E. Pettinos Award, American Carbon Society; the Prize for Scientific and Technological Progress of Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation; Felcht Award, SGL Group, Germany; ACS Nano Lecture Award, American Chemical Society. His research activities focus on carbon nanotubes, graphene, 2D materials, energy storage materials, photocatalytic materials, and bulk carbon materials. He is recognized as one of the Highly Cited Researchers in both materials science and chemistry fields by Thomson Reuters. He is a member of CAS and honorary professor of several universities. He is now the founding Editor-in-Chief of Energy Storage Materials and an Associate Editor of Science China Materials, and was Editor of Carbon and Editor-in-Chief of New Carbon Materials.
Sustainable Development Goals:
1 - No poverty
3 - Good health and well-being
4 - Quality education
7 - Affordable and clean energy
9 - Industry, innovation and infrastructure
Carbon nanotubes; graphene; energy storage; photocatalytic materials; bulk carbon materials; synthesis; properties; applications.
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