Researcher biography

Dr Jingwei Hou received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of New South Wales in 2015. He then joined the UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology (2015-2017) and University of Cambridge (2017-2019, affiliate of the Trinity College) for this post-doctoral research. Currently, Dr Hou is an ARC DECRA fellow in School of Chemical Engineering, University of Queensland.

Dr Jingwei Hou has attracted over $1m AUD external research funds in the past 3 years and contributed over 30 plenary, keynote and invited talks. So far, he has more than 90 publications in highly-ranked international peer-reviewed journals. His main research interests include: design and engineering of porous glass materials; membrane processes for water treatment, gas separation and energy-related applications.