Since 1998, DICP faculty members and students had published more than 8,100 SCI papers. There has been a rapid increase in the number of high-level papers (IF>5), especially in the last 5 years. Over 160 papers were published in the top scientific journals of Science, Nature, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., JACS, etc. 59 academic books had also been published.
DICP has filed more than 4600 patent applications including 280 overseas applications and 190 PCT applications. More than 2000 patents have been granted, including more than 60 overseas patents. These numbers place us at the forefront of all CAS institutes and DICP is selected as a CAS pilot institute for intellectual property. DICP has also been appointed as a pioneering research organization for intellectual property development, and has received, on multiple occasions, distinctive recognition as an Advanced Organization for patent work.
DICP houses 1 national laboratory, 2 state key laboratories, and 5 national engineering research centers. The Dalian National Lab of Clean Energy (DNL) is the first national laboratory in the field of energy research and integrates laboratories across DICP and other institutions. DNL is subdivided into 10 divisions and its research is focused on the efficient conversion and optimal utilization of fossil energy, clean energy conversion technologies and the economically viable use of solar and biomass energy. DICP’s other 7 main laboratories include the Laboratory of Instrumentation and Analytical Chemistry, the Laboratory of Fine Chemicals, the State Key Laboratory of Catalysis, the Laboratory of Chemical Lasers, the State Key Laboratory of Molecular Reaction Dynamics, the Laboratory of Aerospace Catalysis and New Materials, and the Laboratory of Biotechnology.
Patent Filed and Granted (2009-2013)