Director general, Bureau of Frontier Science and Basic Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Gang Su received his Ph.D. degree from Lanzhou University in 1991. During 1993-1999, he worked as a CEEC research fellow in State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA, an Alexander von Humboldt research fellow in Köln University, Germany, and a JSPS research fellow in Tokyo University of Science, Japan.
From 2001 to 2020, he was appointed as executive dean of College of Physical Sciences, assistant president, provost, and vice-president of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS). He is also associate director of Kavli Institute of theoretical Sciences (KITS) and a member of Academic Committee of UCAS.
His primary research fields include theoretical condensed matter physics, statistical physics, and computational materials science.
He got a number of honors such as China National Natural Sciences Award, China MOE Natural Sciences Award, CAIA Award, CAS Excellent Supervisors, etc.