Professor of Microbiology
Prof. Qu graduated from Shandong University in 1974, and got his Ph.D. there in 1986. He became a research assistant in 1981, and became full professor in 1993 in Shandong University. During those years, he had been a visiting scholar in Osaka University, The University of Tokyo, Lund University and Kyoto University. His main research interest is biodegradation and bioconversion of lignocellulosics by microorganisms. With cooperation of his colleagues, more than 300 papers and 10 books were published in his research fields. He was elected as Vice President of Chinese Society for Microbiology in 2006 and Advisory Board Member of Asia Federation of Biotechnology in 2010.