Hongbing Ji is a professor and doctor\'s supervisor at Sun Yat-sen University, China. He received a Ph.D. from the South China University of Technology. His research areas include the environmentally friendly catalytic process and green chemical technology. He is director of the Fine Chemical Research Institute, and dean of the Huizhou Research Institute, both at Sun Yat-sen University. He is also an editorial board member of the Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology and the Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering.