Associate Professor

Yaoguang Rong    


2009/09- 2014/07,HuazhongUniversity of Science and Technology, Optical Engineering, Ph.D.

2005/09- 2009/07,WuhanUniversity, Material Science, B.S.

Working Experience

2014/09- 2015/09,University of Houston, United States, Postdoc fellow


2013 National Scholarship for GraduateStudent, Ministry of Education of China

2013 Research Excellence Award, The InternationalSociety for Optics and Photonics (SPIE)

2013 Scholarship in Optics and Photonics,SPIE

2012 Award for Excellent Publication, HUST

2011 Ph.D. Students Basketball League, Secondplace, HUST

2010 Award for Science and TechnologyInnovation, HUST

Associate Professor

Yue Hu


05/2016 ~ Date

Postdoc project supported by Postdoctoral International Exchange Program, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation and National Science Fund for Young Scholars‘Functional Amino acidsas surface modifier for perovskite solar cells’ with Prof. Hongwei Han in WuhanNational Laboratory for Optoelectronics.

09/2012 ~ 06/2016

PhD project supported by the ChinaScholarship Council‘Exploring Thiophene Oligomers and Ruthenium(II) Complexesfor their use in Dye-Sensitised Solar Cells’ under the supervision of Prof.Neil Robertson in the University of Edinburgh.

09/2011 ~ 06/2012

I studied Chemistry in Queen's University Belfast and conductedthe project 'Fluorescent Molecular Switches' with Professor A.P de Silva.

09/2008 ~ 09/2011

I graduated in Applied Chemistry and minored in English in EastChina University of Science and Technology. My supervisor was Professor HeTian.


04/2017 Fraser Stoddart Prize (Awarded to the best graduate student from Chemistryin Edinburgh every year)

06/2016 Best poster prize at HOPV16 in Swansea

05/2015 Being interviewed by ECUST newspaper

02/2015 Highlighted PhD student for February in the School of Chemistry inEdinburgh

2013~2014 & 2014~2015 Edinburgh Award

2012~2015 PhD Development Scholarship

2012~2015 China Scholarships Council/University of Edinburgh Scholarship


Hongweiwei Han  

Academic and Work History

01/2010~Date   Professor, Wuhan National Laboratory forOptoelectronics/Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

04/2008 ~12/2009 Associate Professor, Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics /HuazhongUniversity of Science and Technology, China

04/2006-04/2008 Research Fellow, Department of MaterialsEngineering, Monash University, Clayton, Australia

07/2005-04/2006 Lecturer, Wuhan University, China

09/2002-07/2005 Ph.D. in Department of Physics,Wuhan University, China

09/2000-07/2002 Graduate Program in Department ofChemistry, Wuhan University, China

09/1996-07/2000 B. S. in Department of Chemistry, WuhanUniversity, China

Awards and Honors

‘ChangjiangScholars’ Distinguished Professor of Materials physics and chemistry (2016)