Dr. CHEN Wei is currently an Associate Professor (2013 - ) in both Chemistry Department and Physics Department at National University of Singapore (NUS). He received his Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Nanjing University (China) in 2001, Ph.D. degree from Chemistry Department at NUS in 2004 under the supervision of Prof Loh Kian Ping and Prof Andrew T. S. Wee. His current research interests include Molecular-scale Interface Engineering for Molecular, Organic and 2D Materials-based Electronics, and Interface-Controlled Nanocatalysis for Energy and Environmental Research. He has also published more than 200 papers on high-impact peer-reviewed journals in these topics, including 14 invited review articles, and receiving over 6800 citations with H-index of 43. Dr. Chen is a recipient of the Lee Kuan Yew Research Fellowship (2006), Omicron Nanotechnology Award (2009), Hitachi Research Fellowship (2010), Singapore Young Scientist Award (2012), NUS Young Scientist Award (2013) and NUS Dean’s Chair Professor.