1. Personal Details Name: Zhi-Cheng TAN Sex: Male Nationality: The People's Republic of China Born: October 14, 1941, Changsha, Hunan, China Marriage: Married with Miss De-Hua Wang in 1971, two sons Position: Professor of Chemistry Address China Ionic liquid Laboratory and Thermochemistry Laboratory Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Dalian 116023, China 2. Education 1958-1963. Department of Chemistry, Wuhan University,Specialty: Physical Chemistry. Degree, B.S. 1963-1968 Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Specialty: Calorimetry and Thermochemistry,Degree: Ph.D 3. Professional Experiences 1968-1972 Research Associate, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics,Chinese Academy of Sciences (DICP, CAS) 1978-1983 Associate Professor, National Institute of Metrology, Beijing, China 1987-1988 Visiting Professor, (Hosted by Professor H. Suga ),The Chemical Thermodynamic Laboratory, Faculty of Science,Osaka University, Japan 1991-1993 Visiting Professor, (Hosted by Professor R. Sabbah),Center de Thermodynamique et de Microcalorimetrie du Center National de la Recherche de Scientifique (CTM, CNRS), Marseille France 1993-1997,2004 - present Editorial Board Member of â€œThermochimica Actaâ€ 2000, 1-12 Visiting Professor, (Hosted by Professor M. Sorai),Research Center for Molecular Thermodynamics Osaka University, Osaka Japan 4. Awards 1978 Academic Achievement Award from the National Science Congress of China 1981 Technical Invention Prize from the Ministry of Metallurgical Industry of China 1985 Scientific and Technologic Advancement Award from the Chinese State Commission of Science and Technology 1983,1986,1990 Scientific and Technologic Advancement Awards from the Chinese Academy of Sciences 1995 Special Subsidies from the Chinese State Council for the outstanding achievements of scientific research 1996 K.C. Wang Education Award from the K.C. Wang Education Foundation (Hongkong) 2004 Scientific and Technologic Advancement Award from the Chinese Ministry of Defence 2009 Scientific and Technologic Advancement Award from the Liaoning Province China 5. Fellowship 1987 JSPS fellowship (Japan) 1991 CNRS fellowship (France) 6. Publications More than 300 original papers published in Chinese and international journals.