Born July 27, 1969 in Hunan, China.
Professor, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
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The board member of the Asia-Pacific Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists (2016);
The board member of the World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists (2014);
The board member of International Society for Theoretical Chemical Physics (2013);
Cheung Kong Scholarship of Chinese Ministry of Education (2009);
The Science and Technology Award for Chinese Youth (2009);
Outstanding Young Chemist Award of Chinese Chemical Society and Royal Society of Chemistry (2009);
Pople Medal of the Asian Pacific Association of Theoretical & Computational Chemists (2008);
Outstanding Young Scientist Award from the National Science Foundation of China (2006);
Outstanding Young Chemist Award of Chinese Chemical Society (2002)
More than 140 scientific articles in theoretical chemistry and computational chemistry
Linear scaling algorithms for electron correlation calculations of very large molecules and molecular clusters. Development of energy-based fragmentation approach and its generalized version for ab initio ground-state calculations of very large molecules and periodic molecular crystals at various theory levels.
Block-correlated coupled cluster method and second-order perturbation theory for strongly correlated systems. Efficient excited-state methods for large systems. Efficient localization methods for generating localized molecular orbitals of large systems. Hybrid electron correlation methods.
Development of computational methods for automatic reaction pathway search. Theoretical investigations of reaction mechanisms and computation-driven organic synthesis.