Shuhua Li is a professor and the dean of School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University. He received his BS and MS from Central South University of Technology in 1990 and 1993, respectively, and his PhD from Nanjing University in 1996. His research focuses on the development of efficient quantum chemistry methods for large systems and computational design of chemical reactions, and has made important and original contributions in the related subjects. He won the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars in 2006, and the Pople Medal of Asian Pacific Association of Theoretical & Computational Chemists in 2008. He was appointed as Changjiang Scholar Chair Professor by Ministry of Education in 2009, and elected as a member of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science in 2017. He won the first prize in the Natural Science Award of Ministry of Education in 2019.
Wei Wang is a professor and vice dean of School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University. He received his BS in 2004 and PhD in 2009, both from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). His current researches involve advanced optical microscopy for single-cell imaging, nanoelectrochemistry, and single-molecule detection. He won the Young Chemist Award from the Chinese Chemical Society in 2017, and received the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars in 2019.