Jihong Yu

  • CAS Academician,Professor
  • Chair Professor of the Cheung Kong Schoalrs Program
  • Chief Scientist of National 973 Project
  • ‘Ten Thousand Talent Program’ Leading Researcher
  • National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars
  • China Youth Science and Technology Award
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemmistry (FRSC)
  • Council Member of International Zeolite Association
  • Associate Editor of Chemical Science (RSC)
  • jihong@jlu.edu.cn


  • Ph.D., Jilin University (1995)
  • Assistant Prof., Jilin University (1995-1996)
  • Post-Doctor, University of Science and Technology,HK (1996-1997)
  • CREST Foreign Researcher, Tohoku University (1997-1998)
  • Guest Prof., Stockholm University (2004.5-2004.8)
  • Associate Prof., Jilin University (1997-1998)
  • Prof., Jilin University (1999-)


  • Rational synthesis and application of zeolitic nanoporous materials in energy, environment and other emerging fields
  • 1.Theoretical study: structure prediction, property screening, data mining
    2.Synthesis: synthesis of new zeolites, developing new synthetic routes, mechanistic study
    3.Applications: catalysis, separation, host-guest assembly (light emitting, biomedicine, etc)