You Song was born in Zhangjiakou, China, in 1967. He received the Ph.D. degree from Nanjing University, China, in 2000. From 2000 to 2002, he worked in Hashimoto Laboratory as a STA and JSPS fellow in Tokyo University and Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology. He went back to Nanjing University in 2003 and became an Associate Professor in 2005. In 2005 and 2006, he visited Academic Sinica and National Taiwan University for twice as a short-time academic visitor of “Aim for Top University Project”. In December 2009, he was moved up to a full professor of Nanjing University. He works in the area of functional coordination chemistry. Much of his works focuses on the design, synthesis and properties of molecule-based magnets, ferroelectrics and multiferroics.
Biography Updated on 15 April 2010