Dr. Jie Zeng is a Professor of Chemistry at the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) and PI of the Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale (HFNL). He has been selected to the “Recruitment Program of Global Experts” by the Chinese government and the “Hundred Talent Program” by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2012.

 

Dr. Jie Zeng was born in Shangcheng of Henan, China, in 1980. He studied applied chemistry at the USTC (B.S., 2002) and received a Ph.D. in condensed matter physics under the tutelage of Prof. J. G. Hou and Prof. Xiaoping Wang (2007). He worked with Prof. Younan Xia as a postdoctoral fellow at Washington University in St. Louis from 2008 to 2011 and was promoted to Research Assistant Professor in 2011. In 2012, he relocated to USTC to take the position of Professor for Chemistry in Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale. Up to now, 90 papers have been published in prestigious journals (Nature Nanotech., Nature Commun., Chem. Rev., Nano Today, J. Am. Chem. Soc., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., Nano Lett., Adv. Mater., etc.), 2 invited books, and 25 patents.

 

 

Recent Honors and Awards

 

 

First Place in the 3rd China Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition Final Team Group in Anhui Division, 2014

 

Recruitment Program of Global Experts (Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee), 2012

 

Hundred Talent Program (CAS), 2012

 

Valuable Contribution and Dedicated Service in the Peer Review of Manuscripts Submitted to ACS Journals, 2011

 

Journal of Materials Chemistry Poster Award, Materials Research Society (MRS), 2010

 

Nomination for Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award of China, 2009

 

Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), 2008

 

National “Self-renewal Star” Prize for Chinese University Students, 2008

 

National Scientific and Technological Innovation Award for the Youth in China, 2007

 

President’s Scholarship of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), 2007