Dr Jianguo Wang. Director
Dr. Jianguo Wang, research professor and doctoral supervisor, was born in 1962. He obtained both his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree at Lanzhou University respectively in 1985 and 1988, majoring in physical chemistry. He worked at Taiyuan University of Technology as a teacher from 1988 to 1991. He was admitted to the Institute of Coal Chemistry(ICC), Chinese Academy of Sciences(CAS), as a Ph.D candidate in 1991 and received his Ph.D degree in 1995. In 1996, he was awarded with an Alexander von Humboldt fellowship and worked in the Institute of Technical Chemistry I, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, studying the shape selective reactions on zeolites by both continuum and Monte Carlo simulations. He joined ICC in 1998 and was selected into the Hundred Talents Project by CAS in 2000. He took the vice directorship of State Key Laboratory of Coal Conversion in 2000 and the directorship in 2004. He was appointed vice director of ICC in 2004 and then the director in 2008. He was member of the 9th, 10th,11th specialist appraisal panel of the National Natural Science Foundation of China. He is the deputy editor-in-chief of Journal of Fuel Chemistry and member of editorial board of Journal of Catalysis and Coal Conversion. He is also part-time professor and doctoral supervisor of Lanzhou University. He has published 105 papers on international academic journals including J. Phys. Chem., J. Catal., Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., Chem. Eng. Sci., Appl. Catal., Surf. Sci., etc, and has got 8 authorized patents. He won two second Shanxi Science and Technology Awards respectively in 2004 and 2006. His main research field is experiment and theory of catalysts and reaction processes for synthesis and conversion of hydrocarbon and alcohol.