Prof Qin Botao
Professor, China University of Mining and Technology
Qin Botao is a professor at the School of Safety Engineering at China University of Mining and Technology, a recipient of China National Funds for Distinguished Young Scientists, and a part-time expert in the National Safety Production Expert Group.
His areas of expertise are in the fire characteristics of coal spontaneous combustion, research and development of fire-fighting materials, mine dust prevention and other scientific research. In recent years, he has presided over 5 national projects such as the National Natural Science Foundation; won one Second Class Prize for China’s State Technological Innovation Award, one First Class Prize for Science and Technology Progress of China Coal Industry Association. Additionally, he authorized 43 domestic and foreign invention patents, and published more than 90 papers.