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Yang Wang

Assistant Professor

Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

  • Particle measurement and synthesis
  • Developing particle characterization techniques for efficient environmental and energy applications


  • Adjunct Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Air Pollution Control (CE 5662)
  • Teaching Assistant, Washington University, Aerosol Science and Technology (EECE 504) and Transport Phenomena (EECE 368)

Major Honors and Awards

  • Editor’s Selection of Notable 2018 Papers in Aerosol Science and Technology, (2019)
  • Ph.D. Dissertation Award, Washington University, St. Louis, (2018)
  • Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad, 500 globally, (2017)
  • Student Travel Award for the 36th International Symposium on Combustion, Seoul, Korea, (2016)
  • Editor’s Selection of Notable 2015 Papers in Aerosol Science and Technology, (2016)
  • Outstanding and Recognized Reviewer, Journal of Aerosol Science, (2015)
  • Doctoral Student Teaching Assistant Award, Washington University, St. Louis, (2014)
  • The Otis, Dorothy and Bryce Sproul Family Fellowship, (2012-13)
  • Excellent Undergraduate Thesis Award of Tsinghua University, (2012)
  • Outstanding Graduates of Tsinghua University, (2012)
  • National Comprehensive Scholarship Recipient, Tsinghua University, (2009, 2011)



  • Ph.D. Energy, Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, 2017
  • B.S. Thermal Engineering, Tsinghua University, China, 2012