Zhiyu Fan is a PhD student under the co-supervision of Dr Qilei Song and Prof. Kang Li. He received B.Eng. degree from the School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Wuhan, China) in June 2017. Zhiyu completed his MSc in Advanced Chemical Engineering at Imperial College, and received Distinction. His MSc project was performed in the group. Afterwards, he stayed in the group for PhD research working on microporous polymer membranes for energy and environmental applications.