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                   Professor Yang Wantai

                   Office: Room 909, Building of Science & Technology

                   Tel:   010-64422262



1993.9-1996.4   Department of Fibre and Polymer Technology, The School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, Ph. D.

1982.9-1985.2    Department of Polymer Science, Beijing Institute of Chemical Technology (changed to Beijing University of Chemical Technology in 1995), MS.

1978.9-1982.7    Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, BS.


Research Experience

2005.3-Now    Dean, College of Material Science, Beijing University of Chemical Technology.

1996.9-2005.3   Professor, College of Material Science, Beijing University of Chemical Technology.

1985.3-1993.8   Assistant Professor, College of Material Science, Beijing University of Chemical Technology.  



Awards and Honors:

Ø  Natural Science Award of Ministry of Education (2009);

Ø  Chair Professor of Cheung Kong Scholars Programme (2001);

Ø  China National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholar (1999).


Research interests:

Ø  Chemistry of photo-induced C-H bond transformation;

Ø  Controlled radical polymerization;

Ø  Surface and interfacial chemistry of organic materials;

Ø  Fabricating bio-chip and encapsulating enzyme

Ø  Surface and interfacial of inorganic and organic materials.


Other Professional Activities

Ø  Vice-President of Chinese Society for Imaging Science and Technology (CSIST);

Ø  Mmembers of the editorial board of Biomacromolecules, Chinese Journal of Polymer Science, Membrane Sci. and Tech., Process Engineering and Thermosetting Resin.



Ø  Peng Yang, Wantai Yang. Surface Chemoselective Phototransformation of C-H Bonds on Organic Polymeric Materials and Related High-tech Application. Chem. Rev., 113, 5547-5549(2013).

Ø  Changwen Zhao, Zhifeng Lin, Huabing Yin, Yuhong Ma, Fujian Xu, Wantai Yang. PEG Molecular Net-Cloth Grafted on Polymeric Substrates and Its Bio-Merits. Sci. Rep., 4, 4982(2014).

Ø  Xianguang Huang,  Li Wang, Wantai Yang. Preparation of Core–shell Particles by Surface Initiated Cycloketyl Radical Mediated Living Polymerization. Polym. Chem., 2015, 6, 6664-6670(2015).

Ø  Jianping Deng, Lifu Wang, Lianying Liu, Wantai Yang*. Developments and New Applications of UV-induced Surface Graft Polymerizations, Prog. Polym. Sci. 34, 156-193(2009).

Ø  Peng Yang, Min Yang, Shengli Zou, Jingyi Xie, Wantai Yang*. Positive and Negative TiO2 Micropatterns on Organic Polymer Substrates, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 1541-1552(2007).

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