Jinlong Gong studied chemical engineering and received his the B.S. and M.S. degrees from Tianjin University, Tianjin, China, and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Texas at Austin, USA. He worked as a Visiting Scientist at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in 2007. Moreover, he joined the faculty of Tianjin University, where he is currently a Full Professor, after a stint with Professor George M. Whitesides as a Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University. He is the recipient of a Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Graduate Students Abroad (2006), an International Precious Metals Institute Research Award (2007), and an IUPAC Prize for Young Chemists-Honorable Mention Award (2010). Gong was a Guest Editor of the special issue Heterogeneous Catalysis by Metals for Catalysis Today. currently, he is acting as an Associate Editor for Renewable Energy and an Assistant Editor for International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. In addition, he serves on the Editorial Boards of Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, Current Nanoscience, and European Journal of Chemistry. His research interests in fundamental aspects of surface chemistry and gas-surface interactions are related to catalytic and photocatalytic processes.
Biography Updated on 8 July 2010