Dr. Wu received his Ph.D. degree in materials science from Institute of Metal Research (IMR), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2011. Then he worked as a postdoctor at Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Germany from 2011 to 2015. Since June 2015, he joined DICP,CAS and became a full Professor, and was appointed group leader of 2D Materials & Energy Devices.
His current scientific interests include graphene, two-dimensional nanomaterials, and advanced nanocarbon based materials for energy and environmental applications. He has published more than 50 research articles (IF>10, 32 papers) in Nat. Commun., Adv. Mater., J. Am. Chem. Soc., ACS Nano, Adv. Funct.Mater., Adv. Energy Mater., Nano Energy, Chem. Mater., Natl Sci. Rev., Energy Storage Mater. etc, which have been cited more than 11000 times with Web of Science, average citations per item is >200 times, H-index=30. 22 papers are currently "Highly Cited Paper". 10 papers have been individually cited >400 times, and the highest cited paper has a citation of >1300 times. One paper was selected into "Top 10 Highly-Cited Paper in China" over the past ten years (2006-2016). Additionally, he has authored 2 book chapter, 18 CN and EU patents, and presented more than 30 Plenary, Keynote, Invited, and Oral talks.
He has been awarded many prestigious prizes such as the Special Prize of President Scholarship for Postgraduate Students of CAS (2011), the Prize of Excellent Ph.D. Thesis of CAS (2012), Distinguished Winnerof the Carbon Journal Prize 2013, 1000 Plan Program for Young Talents (2014), and Excellence in Review Award for service to the journal Carbon in 2013/2014, First Prize of Natural Science for the Liaoning Provincial Science and Technology Award (2015, Awarded Project: Controlled preparation and application exploration of graphene-based materials), 2015 Best Paper Award in the journal National Science Review, Zhang Dayu Youth Scholar in DICP (2016), Liaoning "BaiQianWan Talents Program" - Qian Talents Level (2016), Excellent Reviewer Award for the journal Energy Storage Materials 2016, and IOP Outstanding Reviewer Award 2016, DICP 2016 Youth Exellence Award, Corresponding Expert of (Editor-in-Chief: Zhou Ji).
Dr.Wu has been frequently invited as Expert Reviewer or Adjudicative Reviewer for refereeing more than 460 manuscripts from high-profile peer-reviewed scientific journals, including Chem. Soc. Rev., J. Am. Chem. Soc., Adv. Mater., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed, Energy Environ. Sci., Adv. Energy Mater., Energy Storage Mater., 2D Materials, Sci. Rep., Small, Chem. Mater., Carbon, Chem. Commun., J. Mater. Chem. A, ChemSusChem, Nanoscale, Nano Res., ACS Appl. Mat. Interfaces, J. Phys. Chem., RSC Adv., Electrochem. Acta, New J. Chem., Science Bulletin, Adv. Mater. Interfaces, and so on.