Prof. Dr. Run-Wei Li is the Director of CAS Key Laboratory of Magnetic Materials and Devices. He obtained his Ph.D. degree from the Institute of Physics (IOP), CAS in 2002. After that, Prof. Li respectively worked in Osaka University, Japan as a JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science) research fellow, and in Kaiserslautern University, Germany as an AvH (Alexander von Humboldt) research fellow.
In 2005, he joined the International Center for Young Scientists, National Institute for Materials Sciences, Japan as a senior research fellow. Later He joined in Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE) as a full-time professor in 2008.
He gained sponsorship from the National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars of China in 2015. He was elected as a leading talent of the Ten Thousand Talent Program in science and technology innovation in 2016 and Zhejiang Provincial Special Expert in 2018. His research interests are flexible functional materials and devices for storage and sensors.
He has filed more than 100 patents and published more than 280 papers in peer-reviewed journals. All the papers have been cited for over 5,000 times. He is the editor-in-chief of two books, and he also co-wrote another 3 chapters. He serves as a referee for over 50 international journals.