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Chuan-Jian Zhong

Professor, Director of Undergraduate Program Committee

Chemistry

Background

Chuan-Jian Zhong's research interests are in Interdisciplinary areas of materials chemistry, analytical chemistry, electrochemistry, catalysis, and nanotechnology, focusing on the design, synthesis, characterization, and application of novel strategies and functional nanomaterials for solving challenging problems in sustainable energy production, conversion and storage (e.g., fuel cells and batteries), and in chemical, biological and biomedical detection and intervention (e.g., chemical sensors and biosensors).

Education

  • BS, Hunan University
  • MS, PhD, Xiamen University

Research Interests

  • analytical chemistry
  • materials chemistry

Awards

  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, 2008-2009
  • 3M Faculty Research Award
  • National Science Foundation CAREER Award

Research Profile