Dr Fa-Nian SHI got his Ph. D. in China in the field of inorganic oxides. Now his scientific interests have been moved to coordination polymers (or metal-organic frameworks) since 2001. He studies on new metal phosphonates, carboxylates and chiral compounds with the metal ions of transition metals and lanthanides. He is currently interested in the properties of photoluminescence, electricity, catalysis and photo-electrical conversion of materials. Since 2008, Dr Fa-Nian SHi has been a researcher working in CICECO of University of Aveiro in Portugal.
Biography Updated on 22 January 2014