Dr Chuan WU is currently professor at Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT), where he has been responsible for new energy materials, as well as developing green batteries based on multi-electron materials. He is experienced in electrochemical energy conversion and storage systems (Li-ion batteries, Na-ion batteries, alkaline batteries, PEM fuel cells, metal-air batteries), and currently a member of International Society for Solid State Ionics, a member of International Society of Electrochemistry, a member of the National Standardization Technical Committees, and a member of the Chinese Ceramic Society. From 2002 to 2004, he worked as a postdoctoral research fellow in the fuel cell center of Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, focusing on the catalysts for PEMFC, DAFC, as well as the catalysts for in situ hydrogen generation. From 1997 to 2002, he had a collaboration research in Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, focusing on key materials for power lithium ion batteries, and received his Ph.D. degree (2002) in Applied Chemistry from BIT. In 2012, he served as the chair of the organizing committee of the 7th Beijing International Forum on Li-ion Battery Technology & Industrial Development In the 60th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry (2009), he was appointed as a Co-chair of symposium 5. Dr. Chuan WU is now a formal candidate for the 2013 Edition of the Eni Award.
Biography Updated on 15 April 2013