2024 8th International Workshop on Renewable Energy and Development (IWRED 2024)

Keynote Speaker: ​Prof. Yu Zhang, East China University of Science and Technology, China


Prof. Yu Zhang, East China University of Science and Technology, China


Professor Zhang Yu currently serves as a doctoral supervisor at East China University of Science and Technology, focusing on energy and environmental needs. He has been engaged in the field of new energy materials and devices for a long time, focusing on the design of key materials and devices in the field of electrochemical energy storage and conversion (including lithium/sodium ion batteries, supercapacitors, hydrogen production from fully hydrolyzed water, fuel cells, new energy storage and converter components, etc.). In recent years, more than 70 SCI papers have been published, including more than 30 papers published as the lead author/corresponding author, including Angelwadte Chemie International Edition, Advanced Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Nano Energy, etc., with more than 4800 citations and an H-index of 33. Served as the editorial board member for Polymer magazine and the editorial board member for Current Graphene Science; Visiting editor for Batteries, Frontier in Chemistry, and Catalysts magazines, reviewer for Advanced Energy Materials, Energy Storage Materials, and other magazines. Member of the American Electrochemical Society, Chinese Chemical Society, and Chinese Chemical Society. He has won the National Scholarship for Outstanding Overseas Students and the Best Poster Award at the International Energy Conference, and was selected for the 9th batch (2020) of Shanghai Innovation Talent Long Term Project.

面向能源与环境需求,长期从事新能源材料与器件领域,重点围绕电化学能源存储与转化方向的关键材料与器件设计(包括锂/钠离子电池、超级电容器、全解水制氢、燃料电池、新型能源存储与转化器件等)。近年来,共发表SCI论文70余篇,其中以第一作者/通讯作者身份发表论文30余篇,包括Angewadte Chemie International Edition、Advanced Materials、Advanced Energy Materials、Advanced Functional Materials、Nano Energy等,引用4800余次,H-index为33。担任Polymer杂志审稿编委、Current Graphene Science 编委;Batteries、Frontier in Chemistry和Catalysts 杂志客座编辑,Advanced Energy Materials、Energy Storage Materials 等杂志审稿人,为美国电化学学会、中国化学学会、中国化工学会会员。曾获国家海外优秀留学生奖学金、国际能源会议最佳海报奖,入选第九批(2020年)上海市创新人才长期项目。