Principal Investigator
Dr. Dan ZHAO
Associate Professor

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

National University of Singapore

4 Engineering Drive 4, E5-02-16, 117585, Singapore

Tel: (+65) 6516 4679             Email: chezhao@nus.edu.sg

PhD (Inorganic Chemistry) Texas A&M University, USA, 2010

MS (Polymer Chemistry and Physics) Zhejiang University, China, 2006

BS (Polymer Materials and Engineering) Zhejiang University, China, 2003

Dr. Zhao obtained his PhD degree in Inorganic Chemistry under the supervision of Prof. Hong-Cai Joe Zhou at Texas A&M University in 2010. After finishing his postdoctoral training at Argonne National Laboratory, he joined the Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at National University of Singapore in July 2012 as an Assistant Professor, and was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in July 2018. His research interests include advanced porous materials and membranes with the applications in clean energy and environmental sustainability.

Research Staff

Guoliang LIU     Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD (Chemistry) Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, 2016


Email: cheliug@nus.edu.sg

Yunpan YING     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemical Engineering and Technology) Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China, 2017


Email: cheying@nus.edu.sg

Avishek KARMAKAR     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemistry) Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, India, 2017


Email: cheavi@nus.edu.sg

Hongye YUAN     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Material Chemistry) Ecole Polytechnique, France, 2017


Email: hongye.yuan@nus.edu.sg

Chengjun KANG     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Polymer Science) ETH Zurich, Switzerland, 2016


Email: chekc@nus.edu.sg

Zhaoqiang ZHANG     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemical Engineering) Zhejiang University, China, 2019


Email: chezzh@nus.edu.sg

Graduate Student

Youdong CHENG     PhD Student

Education:

BE (Chemical Engineering) Tianjin University, China, 2015


Email: chengyoudong@u.nus.edu

Yuxiang WANG     PhD Student

Education:

BE (Polymer Materials and Engineering) Zhejiang University, China, 2015


Email: wangyuxiang@u.nus.edu

Shing Bo PEH     PhD Student

Education:

BE (Chemical Engineering) National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2017


Email: chepsb@nus.edu.sg

Yi Di YUAN     PhD Student

Education:

BE (Chemical Engineering) National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2016


Email: cheydi@nus.edu.sg

Visiting Student

Yahui CAI     PhD Student

Education:

Soochow University, China


Email: e0373118@u.nus.edu

Xiaomei ZHANG     PhD Student

Education:

Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China


Email: e0389215@u.nus.edu

Group Alumni
Sichang LONGResearch Engineer (2017.8 - 2019.1) Current Position: Software Consultant at Yonyou (Singapore) Pte. Ltd., Singapore
Jinqiao DONGPostdoctoral Fellow (2015.3 - 2019.3) Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Bristol, the U.K.
Yuhong QIANPhD Student (2014.7 - 2018.11) Current Position: Senior Engineer at GlobalFoundries, Singapore
Linzhi ZHAIVisiting Scholar (2016.9 - 2018.10) Current Position: Associate Professor at Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, China
Jian WANGVisiting Scholar (2017.9 - 2018.9) Current Position: Associate Professor at Jiangsu Normal University, China
Zhihong WANGVisiting Scholar (2017.8 - 2018.8) Current Position: Associate Professor at Southwest Petroleum University, China
Tanay KUNDUPostdoctoral Fellow (2016.7 - 2018.8) Current Position: Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow at TU Dredsen, Germany
Zhigang HUPhD Student (2012.7 - 2016.4) Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Cambridge, the U.K.
Xuerui WANGPostdoctoral Fellow (2015.4 - 2017.5) Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands
Hongsheng LUVisiting Scholar (2016.3 - 2017.2) Current Position: Professor at Southwest Petroleum University, China
Linius BOLINOISMaster Student (2015.7 - 2016.12) Current Position: Marketing Assistant at Arkema K.K., Japan
Shaoming YINGVisiting Scholar (2015.8 - 2016.7) Current Position: Professor at Ningde Normal University, China
Chenglong CHIReseach Engineer (2015.3 - 2016.8) Current Position: PhD student at The University of Manchester, the U.K.
Yongwu PENGPostdoctoral Fellow (2014.4 - 2016.3) Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Zixi KANGPostdoctoral Fellow (2014.3 - 2015.3) Current Position: Lecturer at China University of Petroleum (East China), China
Qing XUVisiting Scholar (2013.12 - 2014.3) Current Position: Associate Professor at Ningbo University, China
Zhengang GUOPostdoctoral Fellow (2013.6 - 2014.6) Current Position: Lecturer at Fujian Jiangxia University, China
Mei ZHANGReseach Engineer (2013.4 - 2014.7) Current Position: Lecturer at Shanghai High School, China