Professor Buxing Han received Ph.D. degree at Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 1988, and did postdoctoral research from 1989 to 1991 at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He has been a professor at Institute of Chemistry, CAS since 1993.
His research interests include physicochemical properties of green solvent systems and applications of green solvents in green chemistry. He has published more than 500 papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals, such as Science, Acc. Chem. Res., Nat. Commun., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., J. Am. Chem. Soc., Chem. Eur. J., Chem. Commun., Green Chem., ChemSunChem, J. Phys. Chem. B, Langmuir, and has presented more than 100 plenary and invited lectures at different conferences. The published papers have been cited more than 16000 times.
He is an elected Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry, former Chairman of IUPAC Subcommittee on Green Chemistry, Titular Member of Division III, IUPAC. He is serving more than 10 peer-reviewed scientific journals such as Chem. Sci., Green Chem., ChemSusChem, J. Supercritical Fluids.
Institute of Chemistry
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Beijing 100190, P. R. China