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Associate Professor Chenghua Sun

Associate Professor


Dr Chenghua Sun graduated from Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2007 and then joined the University of Queensland as postdoc fellow. In 2013, Dr Sun joined the School of Chemistry, Monash University as a lecturer and established his group on Computer-Aided Catalyst Design. Later, Dr Sun was awarded ARC Future Fellow and joined Swinburne University of Technology in 2017. His research focuses on catalyst design for clean energy and environment applications, particularly for ammonia synthesis at room temperature, efficient methane combustion and biomass conversion.

Fields of Research

  • Nanotechnology - 401800
  • Materials Engineering - 401600
  • Physical Chemistry - 340600
  • Macromolecular And Materials Chemistry - 340300


Also published as: Sun, Chenghua; Sun, C.; Sun, C. H.; Sun, Cheng H.; Sun, Cheng Hua; Sun, Cheng-Hua
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2018: Research Collaboration Agreement with Dongguan University of Technology (DGUT) (Biomass conversion and PhD students) *; Dongguan University of Technology
  • 2017: Understanding dissipation, thermal conduction and diffusion in superionic conductors using ab initio nonequilibrium molecular dynamics simulation *; ARC Discovery Projects Scheme
  • 2013: Computer-Aided Design of High-Performance Photocatalysts for Solar Hydrogen Production Based on Red Titanium Dioxide *; ARC Future Fellowships

* Chief Investigator

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