Professor Shadpour Mallakpour, an Organic Polymer Chemist, graduated from the chemistry department, University of Florida (UF), Gainesville, FL, USA, in 1984. He spent two years as a postdoc associate at UF. He has joined the department of chemistry, Isfahan University of Technology (IUT), Iran, since 1986. He held several positions, such as the chairman of the Department of Chemistry, and deputy of research, Department of Chemistry at IUT. From 1994 to 1995, he worked as a visiting professor at the University of Mainz, Germany, and from 2003 to 2004 as a visiting professor at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA. He has published over 880 journal papers and 400 conference papers and has more than 30 titles of awards. One of the most important awards was given to him for being the first laureate on fundamental research at the 21st Khwarizmi International Award in 2008. According to ISI Essential Science Indicators, he is on the list of the top 1% chemistry scientists since 2003. He is also on the list of the top 2% polymer scientists in 2020. He was selected as an academic guest of the 59th Meeting of Nobel Prize Winners in Chemistry, 2009, at Lindau, Germany. He presented many lectures as an invited and keynoted speaker in different national and international conferences and universities. He was a member of organizing and scientific committees for different national and international conferences. He was also the chairperson of many national and international meetings. He has focused on the preparation and characterization of polymer-based nanocomposites as bioactive materials, adsorbents, and photocatalysts for remediation technology in recent years.