Prof. Guoqing Zhang is a Professor of Chemistry in the Bio-X Interdisciplinary Division at the Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Sciences at the Microscale, an affiliation at the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC). Prof. Zhang received his B.S. degree from USTC in Polymer Science and Engineering in 2005 and his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Virginia in 2010. He worked with Prof. X. Sunney Xie at Harvard Chemistry and Chemical Biology from 2010 to 2011. Prof. Zhang moved back to USTC as a professor in 2011 and has worked there ever since. In 2014, Prof. Zhang took an adjunct faculty position at Virginia Tech and started teaching General Chemistry (CHEM1036) for the Summer Sessions; In 2015, Prof. Zhang started Anhui Kiwi Biotechnology Co. Ltd. which provides hygiene solutions for hospitals and medical institutions in China, and has since created jobs for more than 40 families; in 2016, Prof. Zhang bought a house in Denver, CO for the pursuit of his personal interests in luminescent rocks and minerals at the Colorado School of Mines in his spare time.