Zhongshan Li received his B.S. degree in solid-state physics and M.S. degree in infrared physics from Jilin University, China, in 1992 and 1995, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in engineering science from Lund University, Sweden, in 2000. Since then, he has been with the Division of Combustion Physics, Lund University, where he is currently an Associate Professor of laser combustion diagnostics. His research interest has been focused on the development and application of advanced laser diagnostics to turbulent combustion, biomass utilization, nonthermal plasma characterization and nanoparticle synthesis. He has published more than 190 peer reviewed journal papers and has an h-index 33 in Google scholar.