Dr. Chuanbao Cao is currently the Chair Professor of School of Materials Science and Engineering, Director of Research Center of Materials Science of Beijing Institute of Technology. He received B.S (1983) degree in Chemistry from Nanjing University, M.S(1989) and PhD (1992) degrees in Materials Science from University of Science and Technology of China. He was a postdoctoral fellow in Fudan University (1992-1994). In 1994, he joined Beijing Institute of Technology. His current research focuses on the low dimensional materials synthesis and their energy application. Until now, he was granted more than 40 patents, authored more than 320 peer-reviewed papers, cited by more than 7300 times, H index 46.