ISNSC-11 & WFIM-3 Honorary Chair Prof G Q Max Lu
ISNSC-11 & WFIM-3 Honorary Chair:
Professor G.Q. Max Lu,
President of the University of Surrey，UK
Professor G Q Max Lu
Professor Max Lu is President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Surrey.
He is a member of the Prime Minister’s Council for Science and Technology, and is on the Boards of UKRI, the National Physical Laboratory, Universities UK, and the Leadership Council of the National Centre for Universities and Business. Locally, he also serves as Deputy Lieutenant of Surrey and a patron of the charity Transform.
Professor Lu lectured at Nanyang Technological University from 1991 to 1994. He then held various academic and leadership positions at the University of Queensland, eventually serving as Provost and Senior Vice-President, before arriving at Surrey in April 2016.
At Queensland, Professor Lu founded the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials, and served as its director for eight years. He was awarded the Australian Research Council Federation Fellowship in 2003 and in 2008.
A pre-eminent chemical engineer and nanotechnologist, Professor Lu is one of only 150 double highly cited academics in the world. He has published over 500 peer-reviewed articles in top journals, attracting more than 56,000 citations.
He is co-inventor of more than 20 granted international patents, and has been honoured with numerous awards including, recently, the Medal of the Order of Australia for his distinguished service to education, international research and Sino-Australian relations.
Professor Max Lu：世界著名材料化学家，澳大利亚技术科学与工程院院士、澳大利亚科学院院士、发展中国家科学院院士 ，英国萨里大学校长。