Dr. Chen Yang is a professor at the College of Chemical Engineering, Fuzhou University, China. He received his PhD in 2012 from the University of Shizuoka, Japan. From 2012 to 2014, he worked as a postdoc at the National Polytechnic Institute of Toulouse (INPT), France. He joined Fuzhou University as an associate professor in 2014 and was promoted to full professor in 2016. His research activity covers various areas, such as transport theory in porous media and chemical process intensification. He has published more than forty papers in journals such as AIChE Journal, Chemical Engineering Science, and others. Due to the achievement of catalytic packing optimization, Dr. Yang received a number of awards including first prize for S&T Progress Award (2016, China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Association; 2018, People’s Government of Fujian Province).