Dr. Yong Yang is an Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Benjamin M. Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources (CEMR), West Virginia University (WVU), Morgantown, West Virginia. He is also an Approved Graduate Faculty for CEMR MS and PhD committees at WVU.
At the Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, Dr. Yang received his BEng in Chemical Engineering and his MS in Polymer Science and Engineering. It was at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, that Dr. Yang received his PhD in Chemical Engineering.
Dr. Yang’s research interests include:
Stem cell technology
Development of human disease models
Polymer thin film and polymer nanocomposites
Dr. Yang is a member of these professional organizations:
American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)
American Chemical Society (ACS)
Materials Research Society (MRS)
He serves as a reviewer for these journals: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Advanced Biomaterials, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Applied Rheology, Biomaterials, BioMed Research International, Biotechnology Advances, Biotechnology Progress, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, International Journal of Molecular Sciences, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A, Journal of Controlled Release, NanoLIFE, PLoS ONE, Small, Tissue Engineering C, WIREs Nanomedicine & Nanobiotechnology.
View a list of Dr. Yang’s publications here.