Xie Quan received his B.S. degree in chemistry from Northeast Normal University, Jilin, China, in 1982, an M.S. degree in environmental chemistry from Nanjing University, Nanjing, China, in 1986, and a Ph.D. degree in chemistry from Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Austria, in 2000. Since 1997, he has been a Professor at Dalian University of Technology (DUT); since 2005, he has been a Grantee of the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars (NSFC); since 2006, he has been a Professor of Chang Jiang Scholars Program; since 2009, he has been a Member of the Disciplinary Appraisal Panels under the Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council. Currently, he is the Dean of the School of Environmental and Biological Science and Technology, Dalian University of Technology, China. Moreover, he is a Member of Experts Team of Hi-Tech Research and Development Program of China and a Senior Fellow of the Chinese Society of Environmental Science. His research interests include photochemistry of pollutants and photoassisted advanced oxidation technologies for pollution control of toxic and persistent organic chemicals. He has published over 200 papers.
Biography Updated on 9 November 2010