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Xinhe Bao

Name:   Xinhe Bao
Address: 457 Zhongshan Road, Dalian 116023
Tel: 0411-84686637
Fax: 0411-84694447
E-mail: xhbao@dicp.ac.cn
Research group: http://www.fruit.dicp.ac.cn

1987 Ph.D. in Chemistry Chemistry Department, Fudan University, China
1982 B.S. in Chemistry: Chemistry Department, Fudan University, China

Sep. 2015 – Present: Executive Vice President of Fudan University, China
Mar. 2009 – May 2014: President of Shenyang Branch of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Aug. 2000 – Feb. 2007: Director of Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dalian, China
July 1995 – Present: Professor in the State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dalian, China
June 1991 – June 1995 Guest scientist at the Fritz-Haber- Institut der MPG, Berlin, Germany
Dec. 1989 – May 1991 Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow in the Fritz-Haber-Institut der MPG, Berlin, Germany
Aug. 1989 – Dec. 1989 Goethe Institute in Goettingen, Germany
Aug. 1987 – July 1989 Lecturer in the Chemistry Department, Fudan University, China

Research activity focuses mainly on the surface chemistry and energy-related catalysis, including:
Surface chemistry and model Catalysis
Catalysis of nano-confined systems, e.g. nano particles and porous materials
Activation and conversion of methane
Selective oxidation of hydrocarbons
Conversion of coal-based syngas (CO/H2)
Catalytically selective oxidation of CO
Fuel cell related catalysis

Natural Science Award, National Education Committee 1987
Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany 1989
Distinguished Young Scientist Foundation, National Nature Science Foundation of China 1995
Distinguished Young Scientist, QiuShi Foundation, Hong Kong 1996
Natural Science award of Liaoning Province 2003
National Natural Science Award(2nd class) 2005
Adjunct Professor of the Chinese University of Hong Kong 2006
Honorary Chair in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering of the Queen’s University of Belfast, UK 2006
Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry 2009
Natural Science award of Liaoning Province(1st class) 2009
Member of the Chinese Academy of Science 2009
Honorary Professor, Macau University of Science and Technology 2010
Member of TWAS 2011
HLHL Prize 2012
Award in Basic Science from Zhou Guang Zhao Foundation 2015
Outstanding Science and Technology Acheivement Prize of the Chinese Academy of Sciences 2015
5th Outstanding Contribution Award of CCS-SINOPEC 2016
Outstanding Achievement Award of Natural Gas Conversion 2016

Vice President of Chinese Society of Chemistry, 2011-present
President of Chinese Society of Catalysis, 2012-present
Dean of the department of Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, 2003-present
Chief Scientist of National Basic Research Program “Catalytic basis on optimal utilization of natural gas and coal-based methane”, 1998-2004
Principal Investigator of the BP-CAS “Clean Energy Facing the Future” Program, 2002-2011
Head of Partner Group on “Nano-technology in Catalysis” between Fritz-Haber-Institut der MPG (Germany) and the Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics (CAS), 2000-2004
Member of the Degree assessment committee of the State Council, 2005-2009
Member of the advisory committee of the National Basic Research Program, the Chinese Ministry of Sci. & Tech. ( 973 Program), 2007-2013
Member of the advisory committee of Department of Chemistry of National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2011-2014
IUPEC CHEMRAWN Committee Member(National Representative) , 2011-2013
Executive Committee Member of the Chinese Society of Chemistry
Editor-in-Chief (with Prof. A.T. Bell) of the Journal of Natural Gas Chemistry (Elsevier)
Executive Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Chinese Science Bulletin
Associate Editor-in-Chief of Acta Physico-Chimica Sinica
Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Chinese Journal of Catalysis
Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Chinese Journal of Chemical Physics
Member of several editorial boards:
Angewandte Chemie International Edition(Wiley)
Surface Science (Elsevier)
Catalysis Letter and Catalysis Today(Springer)
Energy & Environmental Science (RCS Publishing)
ChemCatChem (Wiley)
ChemPhysChem (Wiley)
Chemical Science (RSC)
The Chemical Record (Wiley-Japan)
Frontiers of Chemistry in China (Springer)
Nano Research (Qinghua & Springer)
Nano Energy (Elsevier)
Chemical Engineering & Technology(Wiley)
Energy Technology (Wiley-VCH)
Catalysis Science & Technology (RSC)
Topics in Catalysis (Springer)

Prof. Xinhe Bao has published more than 600 peer reviewed articles with total citations by others of more than 12500. Recent publication since 2009 involves Science(3), Science(3), J. Am. Chem. Soc.(5), Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.(6), Acc. Chem. Res.(3), Nat. Comm. (3), Adv. Mater.(1)和Energy Environ. Sci. (6).

Selected Key publications:
12. Feng Jiao, Jinjing Li, Xiulian Pan*, Jianping Xiao, Haobo Li, Hao Ma, Mingming Wei, Yang Pan, Zhongyue Zhou, Mingrun Li, Shu Miao, Jian Li, Yifeng Zhu, Dong Xiao, Ting He, Junhao Yang, Fei Qi, Qiang Fu, Xinhe Bao*
Science, 351(2016)(6277)1065-1068
11. Dehui Deng, K. S. Novoselov*, Qiang Fu, Nanfeng Zheng, Zhongqun Tian*, Xinhe Bao*
Catalysis with two-dimensional materials and their heterostructures
Nature Nanotechnology, 11(2016)218-230
10. Peng Jiang*, Xinhe Bao, and Miquel Salmeron
Catalytic Reaction Processes Revealed by Scanning Probe Microcopy
Acc. Chem. Res., 48(2015)(5)1524-1531
9. Xiaoguang Guo, Guangzong Fang, Gang Li, Hao Ma, Hongjun Fan, Liang Yu, Chao Ma, Xing Wu, Dehui Deng, Mingming Wei, Dali Tan, Rui Si, Shuo Zhang, Jianqi Li, Litao Sun, Zichao Tang, Xiulian Pan, Xinhe Bao*
Direct, Non-Oxidative Conversion of Methane to Ethylene, Aromatics, and Hydrogen
Science, 344(2014)616-619
8. Qiang Fu*, Fan Yang, Xinhe Bao*
Interface-confined oxide nanostructures for catalytic oxidation reactions
Acc. Chem. Res., 46(2013)(8)1692-1701
7. Dehui Deng, Liang Yu, Xiaoqi Chen, Guoxiong Wang, Li Jin, Xiulian Pan*, Jiao Deng, Gongquan Sun, Xinhe Bao*
Iron encapsulated within Pod-like carbon nanotubes for oxygen reduction reaction
Angew. Chem.-Int. Edit., 52(2013)(1)371-375
6. Weiping Zhang*, Shutao Xu, Xiuwen Han, Xinhe Bao*
In situ solid-state NMR for heterogeneous catalysis: a joint experimental and theoretical approach
Chemical Society Reviews, 41(2012)192-210
5. Rentao Mu, Qiang Fu, Li Jin, Liang Yu, Guangzong Fang, Dali Tan, Xinhe Bao*
Visualizing chemical reactions confined under graphene
Angew. Chem.-Int. Edit., 51(2012)4856-4859
4. Xiulian Pan*, Xinhe Bao*
The effects of confinement inside carbon nanotubes on catalysis
Acc. Chem. Res., 44(2011)(8)553-562
3. Qiang Fu, WeiXue Li, Yunxi Yao, Hongyan Liu, HaiYan Su, Ding Ma, XiangKui Gu,Limin Chen, Zhen Wang, Hui Zhang, Bing Wang, Xinhe Bao*
Interface-Confined Ferrous Centers for Catalytic Oxidation
Science, 328(2010)1141-1144
2. Dehui Deng, Xiulian Pan*, Hui Zhang, Qiang Fu, Dali Tan, Xinhe Bao*
Freestanding graphene via thermal splitting of silicon carbide granules
Advanced materials, 22(2010)(19)2168-2171
1. Xiulian Pan, Zhongli Fan, Wei Chen, Yunjie Ding, Hongyuan Luo, Xinhe Bao*
Enhanced ethanol production inside carbon-nanotube reactors containing catalytic particles
Nature Materials, 6(2007)507-511