Founding Editor-in-Chief


Prof. Dr. Xianyou Wang    E-mail    Website1   Website2
School of Chemistry, Xiangtan University, Hunan, China
Interests: porous carbon; graphite anode; supercapacitor; lithium ion battery; fuel cell

Executive Editor-in-Chief


Prof. Dr. Zhifeng Zheng    E-mail
College of Energy, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China
Interests: carbon materials; carbon-based materials for batteries; catalytic conversion of biomass; sustainable fuels and chemicals

Associate Editors


Prof. Dr. Shuguang Deng     E-mail
Department of Chemical Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85281, USA
Interests: porous materials; carbon materials; adsorption; catalysis; carbon capture; carbon conversion


Prof. Dr. Qian Wang     E-mail
School of Materials Science and Engineering, Center for Applied Physics and Technology,
Peking University, Beijing, China
Interests: penta-carbon, metallic carbon, topological carbon, magnetic carbon, and their applications



Prof. Dr. Vistasp M. Karbhari     E-mail
Department of Civil Engineering & Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering,
The University of Texas at Arlington, TX 76019, USA
Interests: carbon fiber reinforced composites; composite materials; durability; fracture; processing



Prof. Dr. Shaowei Zhang     E-mail
College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK
Interests: carbon nanotubes; graphene; carbon composites; carbon fibre; graphite; carbon black


Advisory Board Members

Prof. Dr. Zhongfan Liu   E-mail
College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China
Interests: carbon nanomaterials; carbon nanotubes; graphene; CVD graphene films


Editorial Board Members

Dr. Ana M. Benito   E-mail
ICB-CSIC Instituto de Carboquímica, CSIC, Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: graphene; carbon nanotubes; carbon dots

Prof. Dr. Bei Liu   E-mail
State Key Laboratory of Heavy Oil Processing, China University of Petroleum, Beijing, China
Interests: CO2 adsorption; gas hydrate; metal-organic framework

Prof. Dr. Changlei Xia   E-mail
Department of Wood Science and Engineering, College of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing Forestry University
Interests: biochar; activated carbon; carbon nanotube

Prof. Dr. Fawad Inam   E-mail
Department of Engineering and Construction, University of East London, London E16 2RD, UK
Interests: nanocomposites; carbon nanotubes; nanostructured materials; nanotechnology; design engineering; smart materials; mechanical engineering

Dr. Francois Le Normand   E-mail
Emeritus Research, CNRS, France
Interests: nanomaterials; carbon nanomaterials; chemical vapor deposition; graphene-based materials; thin film deposition; carbon nanotubes; nanostructures; magnetic materials and magnetism; carbon; raman spectroscopy

Prof. Dr. Francisco J. G. Silva   E-mail
Department of Mechanical Engineering, ISEP – School of Engineering, Polytechnic of Porto, 4200-465 Porto, Portugal
Interests: hard coatings; diamond; DLC; tribology of coatings; materials characterization

Prof. Dr. Fei Zhan   E-mail
College of Chemical Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, 100029, PR China
Interests: carbon materials; electrochemical capacitor; ocean energy; salinity gradient energy; sodium-ion battery; water electricity

Prof. Dr. Gianpiero Buscarino   E-mail
Department of Physics and Chemistry, University of Palermo, 90123 Palermo, Italy
Interests: metal organic frameworks; porous SiO2; graphene; quantum dot; morphological, structural, magnetic and optical properties of materials; irradiation effects in solids

Dr. Gil Gonçalves   E-mail
Department of Mechanical Engineering Campus, Universidade de Aveirodisabled, Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: graphene; graphene oxide; carbon nanotubes; nanocomposites; nanopartiticles; cancer theraphy

Prof. Dr. Haiqing Lin   E-mail
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
Interests: polymeric membranes; gas separation; water purification; carbon capture

Prof. Dr. Hui-Hsin Tseng   E-mail
Department of Environmental Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung 40201, Taiwan
Interests: membrane gas separation; CO2 capture; PVDF membrane; anti-fouling; protein separation

Prof. Dr. Jian Li Hao   E-mail
Department of Civil Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China
Interests: construction waste management; zero carbon buildings; embodied building energy efficiency modelling; life cycle assessment for infrastructures and buildings; prefabricated construction projects; lean construction

Prof. Dr. Juan M. D. Tascon   E-mail
Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnología del Carbono, INCAR-CSIC, Spain
Interests: carbon fibers; activated carbons; graphene

Prof. Dr. Kyong Yop Rhee   E-mail
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Kyung Hee University, Korea
Interests: mechanics of materials; nano composites; surface treatment; composites materials

Dr. Lavinia Balan   E-mail
Conditions Extrêmes et Matériaux : Haute température et Irradiation Site Haute Température (CEMHTI), Orleans, France
Interests: nanocomposites and photo-design of metal nanoparticles and nanocrystals (quantum dots) suited for advanced applications in the fields of optic, photonics, plasmonics, imaging or biology

Prof. Dr. Li Lin   E-mail
School of Materials Science and Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China
Interests: graphene synthesis; graphene electronics; van der Waals heterostructure; chemical vapor deposition; graphene transfer; barrier films

Prof. Dr. Maoshuai He   E-mail
College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Qingdao University of Science and Technology, Qingdao 266042, China
Interests: heterogeneous catalysis; carbon nanotube; transmission electron microscopy; chemical vapor deposition; waste plastic recycling

Dr. Nikolaos Kanellopoulos   E-mail
Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, National Centre for Scientific Research "Demokritos", 15310 Aghia Paraskevi, Athens, Greece
Interests: pore structure characterization; nanoporous membrane; carbon nanotube systems; performance evaluation; in-situ and ex-situ techniques

Dr. Poushali Das   E-mail
Faculty of Engineering, School of Biomedical Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Interests: carbon dots; sensors and biomedical applications; quantum dots; nanomaterials; smart textile

Prof. Dr. Shunhong Zhang   E-mail
International Center for Quantum Design of Functional Materials, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
Interests: carbon allotropes; graphene related materials; materials design and modeling

Prof. Dr. Shyi-Long Lee   E-mail
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, National Chung-Cheng University, Chia-Yi, 621, Taiwan
Interests: computational chemistry; quantum chemistry; density functional theory; computational materials science; computer simulations; chemical graph theory; surface adsorption; carbon monoxide

Prof. Dr. Xiaoyong Zhang   E-mail
College of Chemistry, Nanchang University, Nanchang 330031, Jiangxi, China
Interests: carbon nanomaterials; aggregation-induced emission; fluorescent organic nanoparticles; mussel-inspired chemistry; two-dimensional materials

Prof. Dr. Xiangke Wang   E-mail
School of Environment and Chemical Engineering, North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China
Interests: nanomaterial; sorption; catalysis

Prof. Dr. Xuecheng Chen   E-mail
Faculty of Chemical Technology and Engineering​, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Szczecin​, Piastów Ave. 45, 71-065 Szczecin, Poland
Interests: waste plastic recycling; carbon nanomaterials; energy storage

Prof. Dr. Yongfu Lian   E-mail
School of Chemistry and Materials Science, Heilongjiang University, Harbin 150080, China
Interests: carbon materials; graphene; carbon nanotubes; nanocomposites

Prof. Dr. Yu-Wen Chen   E-mail
Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan
Interests: reaction engineering; catalyst

Prof. Dr. Zhenghong Huang   E-mail
School of Materials Science & Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Interests: carbon materials; environmental protection; energy