Bo-Geng Li

Bo-Geng Li
Zhejiang University, People's Republic of China
Dean, Faculty of Engineering
Current Position:
Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Zhejiang University
Director, State Key Laboratory of Chemical Engineering at Zhejiang University
Current International Activities:
Executive Committee Member, Global Engineering Dean's Council
Associate Editor, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
National/Regional/Global Interests:
Engineering Education and its International Collaboration
Academic Leadership Experience:
Chief Scientist in Advanced Thermal Plastic Elastomer, National Basic Research Program of China (2010 - present)
Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Zhejiang University (December, 2008- present)
Executive Committee Member, Chemical Industry and Engineering Society of China (CIESC) (2007 - present)
Member, Review Panel on Chemical Engineering, The Academic Degrees Committee of the State Council of PR China (2003 - present)
Executive Dean, School of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University (1999 - 2008)
Chair, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University (1997 - 2000)
Areas of Research:
Polymer Product Engineering, Kinetics and Modeling for Industrial Polymerization, and Environmentally Benign Polymerization Processes & Polymers.
Selected Published Articles and Works:
1. "A Comparative Study of Epoxy Resin Cured With a Linear Diamine and a Branched Polyamine," Chem. Eng. J., 2012, 188: 160-172
2. "Toward well-controlled ab initio RAFT emulsion polymerization of styrene mediated by 2-(((dodecylsulfanyl)carbonothioyl)sulfanyl)propanoic acid," Macromolecules, 2011, 44 (2):221-229
3. "Polystyrene-block-poly(n-butyl acrylate)-block-polystyrene triblock copolymer thermoplastic elastomer synthesized via RAFT emulsion polymerization", Macromolecules, 2010, 43 (18): 7472-7481
4. "Modeling of Branching and Gelation in RAFT Copolymerization of Vinyl/Divinyl Systems", Macromolecules, 2009, 42 (1): 85-94
5. "Preparation and SO2 Sorption/Desorption Behavior of an Ionic Liquid Supported on Porous Silica Particles," Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2009, 48(4): 2142-2148
Awards and Accomplishments:
1st Prize for Natural Science Research, Ministry of Education of PRC, 2009
National Excellent Course in Polymer Chemistry, 2005
National Science Fund of China for Distinguished Young Scholars, 2001
Changjiang Scholar Chair Professorship, Ministry of Education of PRC, 2001
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, 1987
M.Eng., Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, 1984
B.Eng., Polymer Chemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, 1982