Qun Wang, PhD

Qun Wang, PhD

email: qunwang@iastate.edu
phone: 515-294-4218
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Adjunct Assistant Professor
Chemical & Biological Engineering
Iowa State University
1014 Sweeney Hall
618 Bissell Road
Ames, IA 50011-1098


Dr. Wang’s areas of interest include Biomaterials, Intestinal Engineering, Nanotechnology, and Drug Delivery. At Iowa State University, Dr. Wang BINDs his research in these areas to provide innovative solutions and products for human health. His current research focuses on developing functional materials for biomedicine. Functionalized design represents a powerful strategy of developing next generation materials for numerous emerging applications, including energy, pharmaceutics, environment and medicine. Dr. Wang applies his multidisciplinary expertise in the areas of materials science, stem cells, microfabrication, and pharmaceutical chemistry to address and resolve challenging problems of human health.


Dr. Qun Wang works as assistant professor with a joint appointment in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering and the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at Iowa State University, as well as associate scientist at the Ames National Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy. He got his PhD in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering from University of Kansas in 2010. He obtained another PhD in Environmental Science and Engineering from Wuhan University in 2007. Dr. Wang has previously worked as an engineer in a chemical company and a pharmaceutical company.