Wen Zhang

Principal Investigator
Associate Professor

Phone: (973) 596-5520 
Fax: (973) 596-5790
Email: wen.zhang@njit.edu

Office Location: Colton Hall 211

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Jan. 2023: Decoupling Electron- and Phase-Transfer Processes to Enhance Electrochemical Nitrate-to-Ammonia Conversion by Blending Hydrophobic PTFE Nanoparticles within the Electrocatalyst Layer 

Dr. Zhang was invited to participate a panel discussion at the 2022 NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Grantees Conference: Nanotechnology for Sustainable Society.

Live stream of the conference will be available during the event

The detailed program is shown in the website: http://www.nseresearch.org/2022/program.htm#Day2

The Conference is a combination of keynotes, panels, posters, program information sessions, discussions of research trends, and principal investigator meetings with NSF program directors. The following are the main themes:

View a promotional video for the 2022 conference

Dr. Zhang delivered a talk on Nanotechnology-enabled Materials and Processes for Sustainable Pollution Mitigation

Day 2: Nanotechnology for the environment, society, and workforce development
Nanotechnology for sustainable nanomaterials and a clean geo-environment, Nano EHS to concurrently monitor and improve the environment and health, Evidence-based ELSI knowledge, attitude and practice, Education and Sustainable Nanotechnology

Day 1: Science and Engineering Foundations for Sustainable Nanotechnology
Tools and assessment metrics, Quantum biology, Eco-nanomanufacturing, Nanotechnology for clean and sustainable energy conversion and energy storage

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 Wen's Research Group​

Dec. 2022: Dr. Zhang group received NJIT’s 2022 Technology Innovation Translation and Acceleration (TITA) Program Funding ($75,000) for developing high-efficient inactivation of airborne viruses using a microwave-enabled air filtration system