Haijun Yu

Haijun Yu is currently a full professor at Materials Science and Engineering College, Beijing University of Technology (BJUT) since 2015. He obtained his B.E in 2003, and received his Ph.D in 2007 from Northeastern University, China. During the period (2007-2010) at General Research Institute for Non-ferrous Metals, he was working as a senior engineer on the Ni-MH power battery and application. After that, in 2010-2015, he did research works on advanced battery materials at National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) in Japan. His research interests involve the advanced materials for energy storage and conversion systems. Until now, Dr. Yu has published over 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals including J. Am. Chem. Soc., Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., Energy & Environ. Sci. etc. and filed 40 patents in the field of battery materials. Dr. Yu was also awarded as “National Science Fund for Outstanding Young Scholars” (2016), “Beijing Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scientists (2019) and “Beijing's Youth Award” (2016).