Prof. Dr. Qiu was born in Sichuan province in 1964. He received a BS in chemistry at Tsinghua University in 1988 and a PhD in chemistry from Tsinghua University in 1994. He is now the vice president of Tsinghua University and the director of the Key Lab of Organic Optoelectronics and Molecular Engineering of Ministry of Education. He is also the chief scientist of the 863 project “High-resolution Flat Panel Display Technology”. He was honored as a Distinguished Young Scholar by the National Natural Science Foundation of China in 2003 and he was appointed as a “Chang Jiang Scholar” by Ministry of Education in 2006. He was awarded as a National Model Teacher by Ministry of Education in 2007. And he won the Prize for Applied Science by the Zhou Guangzhao Foundation. He is working in the field of organic optoelectronics. His current interest is focused on organic semiconductors, the fundamental theories of organic electronics, organic light emitting materials and devices.