Prof. Dongyuan Zhao was elected as an academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2007 and a member of Third World Academy of Sciences in 2010. He has received many awards, with the most representative being the TWAS Prize in Chemistry (2008) and IMMS Award (2008). Now, he holds the positions of Deputy Director of Advanced Materials Laboratory and Deputy Chair of the Chemistry Department at Fudan University, China.
Prof. Zhao is currently engaged in the research of microporous materials. More than 450 papers, reviews, and communications have been published, and 39 patents have been applied.