Dr. Liang Chen is an associate professor at Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). His research interests focus on electrochemical energy storage and conversion. He received his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics of CAS in 2008 and completed a three-year postdoctoral training at the National Research Council Canada (2008–2011). Dr. Chen is the author and co-author of more than thirty peer-reviewed journal articles. He served as a member of the Youth Innovation Promotion Association (CAS) in 2017 and was awarded the Zhuliyuehua Outstanding Doctor Award in 2008.