报告人：Peter Burns教授, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences, University of Notre Dame, USA
报告题目：Uranium Peroxide Clusters
Prof. Peter Burns is currently a professor at Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences, and director of the Energy Frontier Research Center Materials Science of Actinides, University of Notre Dame, USA. He received his Ph.D in geology from University of Manitoba. His main research fields include actinides chemistry, structural studies of uranium compounds, nano-structural materials synthesis and evaluation, geological chemistry of radioactive waste disposal. He has published over 300 scientific papers. He is a life fellow of Mineralogical Society of America and Thompson ISI top ten most highly cited geoscientists 1996-2007. He served as President of Mineralogical Association of Canada; Vice President of Mineralogical Association of Canada; Member of Council, Mineralogical Society of America; Editorial Advisory Board of Elements, An International Magazine of Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Petrology; Associate Editor of American Mineralogist.