Xizhang Wang obtained his Ph.D. in chemistry from Nanjing University in 2001. He was appointed asan associate professor in 2003 and professor of chemistry of Nanjing University in 2011. He was also a Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) in Tokyo University (2003-2005). His scientific interests mainly focus on nanomaterial chemistry, sustainable energy, and heterogeneous catalysis.