Dr. Fan is a Professor of the School of Physics, Liaoning University, and also the Deputy Dean of the Lvyuan Institute of Energy & Environmental Science and Technology. He got his B.Sc. in physics from Liaoning University in 2003 and his Ph.D from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of Nanjing University in 2008. From 2008 to 2011, he was a postdoctoral fellowship in the School of Chemistry, Nanjing University, studying the synthesis of mesoporous multi-metal oxides. Currently, he researches hydrogen generation, catalytic degradation of organic and inorganic gaseous pollution by using light and heat energy, the synthesis of porous catalyst and defect mediated photocatalyst. In the above fields, he published 40 papers in international journals and was awarded 4 CN patents.