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.

Visiting Scholar

Kungang CHAI     Associate Professor

Guangxi University


Email: chev225@nus.edu.sg

Research Staff

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

Weidong FAN     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemistry) China University of Petroleum (East China), China, 2019


Email: chefanw@nus.edu.sg

Xin YU     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemical Engineering) Hiroshima University, Japan, 2019


Email: cheyuxi@nus.edu.sg

Hao YANG     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemical Engineering and Technology) Tianjin University, China, 2019


Email: cheyhao@nus.edu.sg

Yuxiang WANG     Postdoctoral Fellow

Education:

PhD (Chemical Engineering) National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2019


Email: chewyux@nus.edu.sg

Vanessa WEE     Research Engineer

Education:

BSc (Hons.) (Chemistry) National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2019


Email: wee.mei.gui.vanessa@u.nus.edu

Graduate Student

 

Xiao Feng LIM     PhD Student

Education:

BS (Physics) National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2018

Co-supervised with Prof. Jim Yang LEE from NUS


Email: xiaofenglim@u.nus.edu

Yi Di YUAN     PhD Student

Education:

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


Email: cheydi@nus.edu.sg

Shing Bo PEH     PhD Student

Education:

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


Email: chepsb@nus.edu.sg

Ziqi YANG     PhD Student

Education:

ME (Chemical Engineering) Tianjin University, China, 2018


Email: yang_ziqi@u.nus.edu

Yunchuan PU     PhD Student

Education:

ME (Chemical Energy) Xiamen University, China, 2019

Co-supervised with Prof. Zhongyi JIANG from Tianjin University


Email: puyunchuan@u.nus.edu

Zhongjie WU     PhD Student

Education:

ME (Chemical Engineering) Imperial College London, the U.K., 2018

Co-supervised with Prof. Xinbin MA from Tianjin University


Email: e0408741@u.nus.edu

 

Dongchen SHI     PhD Student

Education:

BE (Environmental Engineering) Sun Yat-sen University, China, 2019


Email: e0408677@u.nus.edu

Yun ZHAO     PhD Student

Education:

ME (Materials Science) Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2016

Co-supervised with Prof. Jim Yang LEE from NUS


Email: e0408721@u.nus.edu

Visiting Student

Jing ZHAO     PhD Student

Education:

Harbin Engineering University, China


Email: e0454551@u.nus.edu

Group Alumni
Youdong CHENGPhD Student (2015.7 - 2019.12) Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow at KAUST, Saudi Arabia
Jian ZHANGPostdoctoral Fellow (2017.8 - 2019.2) Current Position: Lecturer at Harbin Institute of Technology, China
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.
Bhuvan SHAHMaster Student (2017.7 - 2018.12) Current Position: Technical Manager at Western Carbon & Chemicals, India
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: Lecturer at Brunel University, the U.K.
Xuerui WANGPostdoctoral Fellow (2015.4 - 2017.5) Current Position: Full Professor at Nanjing Tech University, China
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: Full Professor at Zhejiang University of Technology, China
Zixi KANGPostdoctoral Fellow (2014.3 - 2015.3) Current Position: Associate Professor 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