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  • Biography


     Feb. 1993-May 1997, Ph.D. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

        Sep. 1986- July 1988, M. Eng., Tsinghua University

        Sep. 1981- July 1986, B.Eng., Tsinghua University

    Professional Experience

     Tsinghua.University. 2011-present, Dean, Graduate School at Shenzhen, Tsinghua.University

        Jan. 2010- July 2011,  Executive Deputy Dean, Graduate School at Shenzhen

        March 2006-Dec. 2009, Vice Provost, Tsinghua University

        Jan. 2001- present, Associate Editor in Chief, Journal of New Carbon Materials

        Sep. 2001-present Professor, Department of Materials Science, Tsinghua University

        Sep. 1997-Aug 2001, Associate Professor, Dept. Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University

            Sep.-Dec. 1997, Research Associate, Hokaido University, Japan

        Oct. 1991-Aug 1997, Lecturer, Dept. Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University

        Jul 1988-Sep 1991, Assistant Lecturer, Dept. Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University

    Additional Positions

    Associate Editor in Chief of Journal of New Carbon Materials;

    Advisory Board member of Journal of Carbon;

    International Adversary Board member of International Symposium on Intercalation Compounds;

    Chairman of 15th International Symposium on Intercalation Compounds (ISIC15, 2009);

    Chairman of The World Conference on Carbon (Carbon2002 and Carbon2011);

    Honorary Chairman of the World Alliance for Low Carbon Cities


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  • Current Courses

      Energy Storage and Conversion Materials; New Energy Industry and Policy; Low Carbon Technology and Economics

    Master’s & Ph.D. Advising

    Materials Science and Engineering

  • Research Interests

    Graphite and graphene, nanocarbon, porous carbon and adsorption, intercalation compounds and 2 D materials, lithium ion battery, super capacitor, thermal management engineering and conductive materials.


    Research Output

  • Selected Publications

    Prof. Kang has published more than 500 scientific papers with more than 12000 citations. He has also been issued more than 100 Chinese patents, 5 U.S. patents, and 10 PCT patents.




  • Awards and Honors

    2017, National Invention Award, Rank 2, Given by State Council, China

    2006, Technology  Invention Award, Rank 1, given by China Building Materials Association and China Ceramics Society

    1997, Scientific Progress Award, Rank 1, given by the Ministry of Mechanical Industry

    1993, National Invention Award, Rank 3, given by the Ministry of Science and Technology