Shi-Gang Sun

The Royden B. Davis, S.J. Visiting Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies

Office: 408C White Gravenor Hall
Phone: 202-687-5872
Fax: 202-687-6138,


B.S. 1982, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China
Ph.D. 1986, Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI), Paris, France
Post-doc 1986-87, Laboratoire d’Electrochimie Interfaciale du CNRS, Paris, France
Professor, 1991- present, Department of Chemistry, Xiamen University
Vice President of Xiamen University, 2001-2012
Member of Chinese Academy of Sciences 2015-present
Fellow of International Society of Electrochemistry, 2007-present
Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry, 2005-present
Brian Conway Prize from the International Society of Electrochemistry 2010.

Brief Biography


Clean Energy and Environment - Science and Technology


Electrocatalysis, Electrochemical Surface Science, Spectroelectrochemistry, Nanomaterials and Chemical power sources.


Dr. Shi-Gang Sun will deliver the 2016 Royden B. Davis, S.J. Lecture entitled “Challenges in the Development of Electric Vehicles” on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 4 pm in Room 405, White-Gravenor Hall.
Reception immediately following the lecture at the College Dean’s Office, 108 White-Gravenor Hall.  Please R.S.V.P here by Wednesday, December 7.

Dr. Shi-Gang Sun, the Royden B. Davis, S.J.  Visiting Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies, was engaging a discussion with Professors Nagarjuna Gavvalapalli and Tim Warren from the Department of Chemistry at the award ceremony and reception in honor of Professors Jong-in Hahm and Christian Wolf who are the respective recipents of the 2016 Distinguished Achievement in Research Award and Career Research Achievement Award.