Dr. Qing Huang is the Director of the Engineering Laboratory of Advanced Energy Materials, Ningbo Institute of Industrial Technology, CAS. He has worked as a post-doctoral research fellow at the National Institute for Materials Science (2005-2008) and the Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Department, UC-Davis (2008-2010). He then joined Ningbo Institute of Industrial Technology, CAS as a professor (2010-Present), and was appointed as CAS Hundred-Talent Program Fellow (2010.12). He is one of the associate editors of the Journal of Inorganic Materials. His main research interests include polymer-derived structural materials for harsh environments; structure design and function exploration of ternary layer MAX phases as well as their derived MXenes.