Principal Investigator

Sihong Wang

Sihong Wang

Assistant Professor

Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering
The University of Chicago
5640 South Ellis Avenue, ERC 385
Chicago, Illinois 60637

Phone: 773-834-2630
Email: sihongwang@uchicago.edu

EDUCATION:
2015-2018     Postdoc, Chemical Engineering                      Stanford University
2009-2014     Ph.D., Materials Science and Engineering    Georgia Institute of Technology
2009-2014     Minor: Electrical Engineering
2005-2009     B.S., Materials Science and Engineering        Tsinghua University

HONORS:
2021    Office of Naval Research (ONR) Young Investigator Award
2020    Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics
2020    MIT Technology Review 35 Innovators Under 35 (TR35, Global List)
2017    Material Research Society Postdoc Travel Award
2014    Material Research Society Graduate Student Award
2014    Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad
2014    Certificate of Merit for the oral presentation at 247th ACS National Meeting
2013    Poster Competition Award in Southeast Regional Energy Symposium
2013    1st Place in the Poster Competition of School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Tech
2012    Self-charging power cell selected as the Top 10 Breakthroughs in Physics Science for 2012 by Physics World
**Openings available for postdocs and graduate students. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. Please send your CV to Prof. Wang.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Wei Liu

Dr. Wei Liu

Email: wei6@uchicago.edu
Ph.D.: Materials Sci. & Engr., Beijing Institute of Technology
Adviser: Prof. Xiaohong Zhang

Year joined the group: 2019

Dr. Songsong Li

Dr. Songsong Li

Email: song2li@uchicago.edu
Ph.D.: Materials Sci. & Engr., UIUC
Adviser: Prof. Charles Schroeder

Year joined the group: 2021

Graduate Students

Yahao Dai

Yahao Dai

Ph.D. student in Molecular Engineering

Email: yahao@uchicago.edu
B.S.: Polymer Sci. & Engr., Zhejiang University

Year entered the group: 2018

Nan Li

Nan Li

Ph.D. student in Chemistry

Email: nanl1@uchicago.edu
B.S.: Chemistry, Nanjing University

Year entered the group: 2018

Yang Li

Yang Li

Ph.D. student in Molecular Engineering

Email: yli93@uchicago.edu
M.S.: Mechanical Engineering, UCSD

Year entered the group: 2019

Youdi Liu

Youdi Liu

Ph.D. student in Molecular Engineering

Email: youdiliu@uchicago.edu
B.S.: Materials Sci. & Engr., Central South University

Year entered the group: 2019

Cheng Zhang

Cheng Zhang

(Co-advised with Prof. Juan de Pablo)
Ph.D. student in Molecular Engineering

Email: chengzhang4@uchicago.edu
B.S.: Polymer Sci. & Engr., Zhejiang University

Year entered the group: 2019

Sean Lee

Sean Lee

(Co-advised with Prof. Stuart Rowan)
Ph.D. student in Chemistry

Email: seanl33@uchicago.edu
B.S.: Chemistry, University of Virginia

Year entered the group: 2020

Shinya Wai

Shinya Wai

(Co-advised with Prof. Matthew Tirrell)
Ph.D. student in Molecular Engineering

Email: slwai@uchicago.edu
B.S.: NanoEngineering, UCSD

Year entered the group: 2020

Undergraduate Students

Nickolas De Oliveira

Nickolas De Oliveira

Email: ndeoliveira@uchicago.edu
Class: 2022
Major: Chemistry

Year entered the group: 2019

 Rithvik Papani

Rithvik Papani

Email: rpapani@uchicago.edu
Class: 2024
Major: Physics

Year entered the group: 2021

Shivani Chatterji

Shivani Chatterji

Email: chatterjis@uchicago.edu
Class: 2023
Major: Molecular Engineering & Chemistry

Year entered the group: 2021

Lingfeng Tang

Lingfeng Tang

Email: lingfengt@uchicago.edu
Class: 2023
Major: Molecular Engineering

Year entered the group: 2021

Yoon Seo Lee

Yoon Seo Lee

Email: yoonseolee@uchicago.edu
Class: 2023
Major: Molecular Engineering

Year entered the group: 2021