Dr. Chunfei Wu is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Queen’s University Belfast. He obtained his PhD degree in Chemical and Energy Engineering at the University of Leeds in 2010. He was a Lecture at the University of Hull from 2014 to 2018. He has worked in the areas of converting renewable and waste resources to energy, fuel, and chemicals through catalytic thermo-chemical routes for more than 10 years. He is a PI of a EU RISE international exchange programme and has been involved in several EPSRC and EU projects (e.g. Co-I in EP/R000670/1 using microwave for bio-oil upgrading, EU H2020-MSCA-RISE-2014 (643322) for co-processing biomass and plastic wastes). He has published more than 110 peer reviewed journal papers with >2800 citations and an ‘h factor’ of 32 (Google Scholar) in the areas of catalytic thermo-chemical conversion of wastes, and he is a Charted Scientist and a Member of Royal Society of Chemistry. Dr Wu is on Editorial board of Process Safety and Environmental Protection (Subject Editor), and Advances in Polymer Technology.