On June 28,
2016, Professor Thomas C. Ho from Lamar University of USA made an academic
visit to our school. Prof. Ho delivered an interesting and impressive
presentation titled as “Novel Microwave Gasification Technology for Converting
Waste Plastics into Magnetic Carbon Nanocomposites for Environmental
introduced the current status of world-wide pollution from waste plastics,
described the recent research progress from his group on the utilization of
waste plastics for waste water treatment, and detailed discussed the synthesis
of nanomaterials with waste plastics. After the presentation, teachers and
students from our school consulted with Prof. Ho for related research and
application questions, and discussed possible collaboration in the future.
Biography: Prof. Thomas C. Ho mainly focused
on municipal and industrial waste reuse, air pollution control. He was awarded
over 70 important funding from the government and industry. He had published
over 100 SCI/conference papers.