Dr Jingwei Hou

DECRA Research Fellow

School of Chemical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
jingwei.hou@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54157

Overview

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. He is the recipient of ARC Future Fellow in the year of 2021.

Dr Jingwei Hou has attracted over $2m AUD external research funds as the lead CI or sole CI, and contributed over 30 plenary, keynote and invited talks. So far, he has more than 90 publications in highly-ranked international peer-reviewed journals, which attracted over 5k citations. His main research focuses on understanding the physical properties of the microporous materials and translating them into useful devices for membrane separation, optics, energy storage and catalysis.

Research Impacts

SELECTED PRIZES, HONOURS AND AWARDS

  • ARC Future Fellowship (2021-2025)
  • ARC DECRA Fellowship (2019-2022)
  • Royal Society of Chemistry, Nanoscale Emerging Research Award (2021)
  • Research Excellence in Functional Nanomaterials Award, UQ (2020)
  • Westpac Fellow, one of two UQ National Finalists (2020)
  • CASS ECR Award, Australia (2020)
  • Early-Career Researcher Award, Faculty of Engineering, UQ (2019)
  • John A. Bradie Medal, Engineer Australia (2017)
  • Best Presentation Award, Nature Conference on Metal-Organic Frameworks, Tianjin, China (2019)
  • Best Presentation Award, 2nd prize, 4th International Conference on Desalination, Perth, Australia (2019)
  • Best Presentation Award, Membrane Society of Australasia, ECR-Symposium (2020)
  • Early Career Researcher Travel Award, IMSTEC, Sydney, Australia (2020)

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of New South Wales

Publications

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Supervision

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

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Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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