Aicheng Chen graduated from the University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada, with his Ph.D. degree in chemistry in 1998. After working in industry as a Research Scientist for four years, he joined Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada, in 2002 as an Assistant Professor, where he was tenured and promoted to Associate Professor in 2005 and to Full Professor in 2010. His research interests are in the areas of electrochemistry, green chemistry, electrocatalysis, photocatalysis, biosensing, and nanomaterials. Dr. Chen has been the Canada Research Chair in Materials and Environmental Chemistry at Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada, since 2006. He was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (UK) in 2011. He is also the recipient of the Lakehead University Innovation Award, the Lash Miller Award of The Electrochemical Society Canadian Section, the Fred Beamish Award of the Canadian Society for Chemistry, the Keith Laidler Award of the Canadian Society for Chemistry, the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Invitation Fellowship, and the Ontario Premier?s Research Excellence Award.
Biography Updated on 2 May 2012