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Who's Who, Current Chinese Leaders
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Career Data Updated:
Wang Fosong 王佛松
Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Wang Fosong, male, Han nationality, is a native of Xingning, Guangdong
Province. He graduated from the Chemistry Department of Wuhan University in
1955 and obtained a chemical science deputy doctorate degree from the Soviet
Union in 1960. Wang holds the title of macromolecule chemist.
Wang has a long association with the Chinese Academy of Sciences, having served
as a researcher and Chinese Academy of Sciences. His career also includes a
deputy chairman position with the China Petroleum Association.
As a scientist, Wang studied directional polymerization, rare earth
catalysis, and conducting macromolecules. His work also includes
developing macromolecule inorganic nanometer compounded materials and
guiding the research and development of butadiene rubber and isoamyl rubber.
Wang is credited with discovering a rare earth catalyst for isoprene
directional polymerization and guided the formation and structure of its
active core and catalysis mechanism.
He was elected as an academician to the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1999.
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