Outstanding Science Alumni Awards 2006
YU Rongqing
PhD 1999
Founder of Suzhou Goldengreen Technologies Ltd, Suzhou, China

YU Rongqing obtained his Bachelor and Master Degrees from Xiamen University, China in 1989 and 1992, respectively. From 1992 to 1995, he was as a lecturer in the Chemistry Department of Xiamen University. Thereafter, he pursued further studies in the University of Singapore, and received his Doctorate in 1999.
 
With his background in materials chemistry, Dr Yu set up a high-tech manufacturing company Suzhou Goldengreen Technologies Ltd in 2002. Based in Suzhou, China, the company specializes in the production of high-end organic photo-conductors (OPCs) catering for laser printers, digital copiers, laser fax and laser multi-function machines. Supported by key government science and technology projects, Suzhou Goldengreen Technologies Ltd has developed two high-volume fully-automation production lines with strong in-house design, research and development capabilities.
 
Dr YU has since expanded the company into the largest professional manufacturer in high-end OPC in China. With several patents on OPC technologies registered, he has also led Suzhou Goldengreen Technologies Ltd into international imaging / printing markets, such as Southeast Asia, Arabian area, Europe, USA and South America.