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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Dr. Michael Agbakpe
Former Ph.D student

Now postdoctoral researcher and adjunct instructor
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2015

Leqi Lin

Master student

Fall 2018--Present

B.S National Chungcheng University, 2018

Raj Patel

M.S. in Environmental Engineering, NJIT
B. E. In Environmental Engineering, L. D. College of Engineering, 2016

Arisha Javed
B.S., Chemical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology 2017 

Gan Zhang

M.S., Environmental engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2015 

Ahmed K Ahmed
Former PhD student

Graduate in December 2017
Now assistant professor at
Sohag University, Sohag, Egypt

Julissa La madrid
B.S. Civil and Environmental Engineer, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2017

Undergraduate students

Nesseline Belceus 

B.S. Civil and Environmental Engineer, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2015

Dr. Shijian Ge

Former Postdoctoral

Now Professor at Nanjing University of Science and Technology

​Email: geshijian1221@njust.edu.cn



Jun. 2021: Professor Wen Zhang was invited to report for RCR seminar about seeking sustainable pathways for spend lithium-ion batteries.

Christina Marie Nelson
BS, Civil Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology , 2015

Mehnaz Moon
B.S., Chemical Engineering, 
New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2017

Dr. Likun Hua

Former Ph.D.student

Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, NJIT, 2019


Jul. 2021: Dr. Zhang’s group membersparticipated the first 2021 virtual CAPEES e-poster competition on July 17, 2021.Dr. Weihua Qingwon the best poster award. 

Andrea Cano

B.S., Civil Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2017

Mitali Kulkarni,
M.S. Student
Bachelor of Pharmacy, Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) University, 2012

Ria Patel,
M.S., Environmental Engineering, NJIT

Dr. Liyuan Kuang

Former PhD student

Now postdoctoral researcher 
Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2016

Graduate students

 Wen's Research Group​

Xinyuan Wang

Master student, Fall 2018--Present

B.S. Water Supply and Drainage Engineering, Shenyang Jianzhu University, 2017

Previous Group Members

Ran Yan

Master student, Fall 2018--Present

B.S. Ecology, Anhui Agriculture University, 2011

Krzysztof Kozak
BS, Civil Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology , 2015


Leidy Manzueta

B.S., Civil Engineering 

New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2018

Maira A. Valencia

B.S., Biochemistry, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2017

Ragini Sharma,
M.S., Environmental Engineering, NJIT

M.S., Environmental Management, GGSIPU (India) 2014
B.S., Biotechnology, MU (India), 2011

Dharani Seenu Pillai

M.S. in Environmental Engineering, NJIT

Explore the Nano World 

Sarthak Rajesh Dange
M.S, Environmental Engineering, NJIT
B.E, Civil Engineering, SCOE, India

Postdoctoral researchers

Saloni Deepak Suthar

M.S. student of NJIT
B.S. LDCE, India

Libertad Mclellan

B.S., Architecture, 
New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2016
Bio-enabled Micro-Algae Facade Engineering for Sustainable Building Design

Dr. Wanyi Fu

Former Ph.D. student

Now postdoctoral in Tsinghua University

Ph.D., Environmental Engineering,

NJIT, 2019



Aug. 2021: Dr. Wen Zhang’s team membersjoined the ACS Fall 2021 in Atlanta and presented their research.  

Chunzhao Chen
Visiting Ph.D. student, 2018 Fall - Present
Environmental Engineering, Tongji University, China

B.S. Marine Science, Dalian Maritime University, 2015

Environmental monitoring; Aquatic environmental chemistry