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Tao Zhang
Name:   Tao Zhang
Address: 457 Zhongshan Road
Tel: 0411-84379678
Fax: 0411-84685940
E-mail: taozhang@dicp.ac.cn
Research group: http://www.taozhang.dicp.ac.cn/


EDUCATION AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
B.S., Chemistry, 1982, Shaanxi University of Technology ,China
M.S., Physical Chemistry, 1986, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, 1989, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Director, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2007-present
Director of China Side, China-France Joint Laboratory for Sustainable Energy, 2008-present
Director of International Mossbauer Effect Data Center, 2010-present
Invited Professor, University of Poitiers (France), 2006.10-2007.05
Guest Professor, University of Namur (Belgium), 2011.2-present
Visiting Scholar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 1999.09-1999.10
Vice-Director,Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1998-2007
Professor, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1995-present
Visiting Scholar, School of Chemistry, University of Birmingham, UK, 1989.09-1990.10

RESEARCH INTERESTS
Design and synthesis of nano- and subnano-catalytic materials
Utilization of biomass for production of chemicals and fuels
Environmental catalysis

HONORS AND AWARDS
Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences (2013)
Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (2012)
Distinguished Award of Chinese Academy of Sciences (2010)
Zhou Guang Zhao Foundation Award for Applied Science (2009)
Excellent Young Scientist Award of Chinese Catalysis Society (2008)
National Award of Technology Invention (Second Grade, 2008, 2006, 2005 respectively)
Award of Technology Invention of Chinese Academy of Sciences (First Grade, 2001)

ACADEMIC SERVICES
Advisory or Editorial Board Member:
Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (Elsevier), 2008–present
ChemPhysChem (Wiley), 2010.12–present
ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (ACS), 2013-present
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (ACS), 2014-present
Editor-in-Chief:Chinese Journal of Catalysis (Elsevier), 2015–present
Member, Catalysis Committee of Chinese Chemical Society, 2006–present

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS
1.Catalytically Active Rh Sub-Nanoclusters on TiO2 for CO Oxidation at Cryogenic Temperatures,Angew. Chem. Int. Edit.,2016, 55, 2820-2824;
2.FeOx-supported platinum single-atom and pseudo-single-atom catalysts for chemoselective hydrogenation of functionalized nitroarenes,Nat. Commun.,2014, 5, 5634;
3.Single-atom catalysts: A new frontier in heterogeneous catalysis,Acc. Chem. Res.,2013, 46, 1740-1748;
4.One-pot conversion of cellulose to ethylene glycol with multifunctional Tungsten-based catalysts,Acc. Chem. Res.,2013, 46, 1377-1386;
5.Remarkable performance of Ir1/FeOx single-atom catalyst in water gas shift reaction,J. Am. Chem. Soc.,2013, 135, 15314-15317;
6.A noble-metal-free catalyst derived from Ni-Al hydrotalcite for hydrogen generation from N2H4 · H2O decomposition,Angew. Chem. Int. Edit.,2012, 51, 6191-6194;
7.Single-atom catalysis of CO oxidation using Pt1/FeOx,Nat. Chem.,2011, 3, 634-641;
8.Direct catalytic conversion of cellulose into ethylene glycol using Nickel-promoted Tungsten carbide catalysts,Angew. Chem. Int. Edit.,2008, 47, 8510-8513;