Jan. 2021: Congratulations!

Zhang’s group  is awarded 

$500,000 from NJDEP to work in partnerships with MERI and BRISEA Inc. 

May. 2019: Microwave-enhanced Membrane Filtration for PFOA Degradation.

Jul. 2020: Dr. Zhang’s research group received the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA)’s People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Program Phase 2 Award!

03. 2018    Likun and Xiaonan attended the AWWA NJ 83rd Annual Conference and won                            the First and Second Place in the competition, respectively



2021

Sep. 2020: Congratulations! Dr.  Zhang's  research group received two  EPA Phase I Awards.

Jan. 2020: "Traditional Knowledge Important for Survival ", Dr. Wen Zhang hosted a climate change workshop successfully.

Sep. 2020: Congratulations! Dr. Wen Zhang  recently received an NSF Grant (award ID: 2016472)!

2020

2018

Nov. 2020: An experimental case study on forum-based online teaching to improve student’s engagement and motivation in higher education.

Feb. 2021: Probing Internal Pressures and Long-term Stability of Nanobubbles in Water.

Nov. 2019: Congratulations to  Leqi  for winning the Second Place in 2019 NJIT-GSA.

Apr. 2020: Congratulations to Fangzhou Liu for successfully defending his master’s thesis!

Nov. 2019: Four group members attended the 2019 Eastern Analytical Symposium. 

Aug. 2020: Congratulations! Dr. Wen Zhang  recently received an NSF Grant (award ID: 2025374)!

​​​May. 2019: Congratulations to Xiaonan and Leqi  for winning the Second Place and the First Place in the Student Research Poster Competition of the NJWEA 104th Conference, respectively!

​​​Mar. 2019: Congratulations to Wanyi  for successfully defending her dissertation!

Oct. 2020: UV-induced aggregation of polystyrene nanoplastics.

07. 2018    Microwave-enhanced membrane filtration technology for water treatment


Sep. 2020: Congratulations! 

Dr. Zhang' received an new NSF Grant.

Mar. 2020: Congratulations to Jianan Gao, Shan Xue, and Xiaonan Shi on the well-deserved awards!

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07. 2018    Environmental Engineering Doctoral Student Likun Hua Receives $31,000 NSF                        INTERN Grant

Jan. 2021: Recovery of Lithium and Cobalt from Spent Lithium Ion Batteries Using Organic Aqua Regia (OAR): Assessment of Leaching Kinetics and Global Warming Potentials.

Feb. 2020: Dr. Zhang’s research group was awarded two grants from the U.S. Department of Interior.

Jul. 2020: Fangzhou Liu, published his first article on microwave assisted membrane filtration technology!

Dec. 2019: Three group members' (Xiaonan Shi, Qingquan Ma, Leqi Lin) proposals are funded by  NJWRRI with $5000, respectively. 

Jan. 2021: Experimental and Computational Assessment of 1,4-Dioxane Degradation in a Photo-Fenton Reactive Ceramic Membrane Filtration Process.

Feb. 2019: A news about our MW-enhanced membrane filtration system is published in PR Newswire. Please check it out!

2019

Feb. 2019: Congratulations on Dr. Wen Zhang for being recommended to receive an Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI) competitive Grants Program Awards($469,999)! 

10. 2018    2nd Workshop on Emerging Contaminants and Water Treatment Technologies                      at the Passaic Valley Water Commission (PVWC) in Totowa, New Jersey 

Jul. 2020: Congratulations! Prof. Wen Zhang’s team received their third granted US patent !

Aug. 2020: Four students from Dr. Zhang's group working on  NJWRRI project  of assessing the spent lithium-ion batteries on surface water, soil, and landfill leachate quality.

Jun. 2019: Two Teams attend the 2019 EPA’s National Student Design Competition! 

Apr. 2020: Congratulations to Leqi Lin for successfully defending her master’s thesis!

05. 2018    Wanyi Fu Wins the Student Award from the NJ Water Environment Association


Feb. 2021: Probing Surface Electrochemical Activity of Nanomaterials using a Hybrid Atomic Force Microscope-Scanning Electrochemical Microscope (AFM-SECM).

Mar. 2020: Dr. Wen Zhang's second US patent was granted: Microwave-assisted Reactive and Antifouling Membrane Filtration.

04. 2018    Leidy Manzueta Received Techquest Third Place Award


Jan.2020: Dr. Zhang received appointment as associate editor for Journal of Environmental and Chemical Engineering. 

05. 2018    Wanyi Fu Awarded CEE Doctoral Excellence Award


May. 2020: Congratulations! Xiaonan Shi received the 2020 John J. Lagrosa Award from NJWEA!

Jan. 2021: Dr. Zhang’s  group is awarded $500,000 from NJDEP to work in partnerships with MERI and BRISEA Inc. to design and launch a mobile floating platform to mechanically remove and mitigate harmful algal blooms (HABs) at Branch Brook Lake and Deal Lake.

Jul. 2020: Dr. Zhang’s research group was recently awarded four research grants from the The United States Geological Survey (USGS) via The New Jersey Water Resources Research Institute (NJWRRI)!

08. 2018    Nanobubbles: A Sustainable Solution for Water Treatment and Agricultural                              Applications


​​​Mar. 2019: Congratulations to Leqi  for winning the Third Place in AWWA NJ 84rd Annual Conference!

Feb. 2021: CEE PhD student, Xiaonan Shi, received the 2020 Graduate Student Award in Environmental Chemistry (ENVR) Division of the American Chemical Society (ACS)

Jul. 2020: Dr. Weihua Qing published a historical perspective article on functional catalytic membrane development!

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 Wen's Research Group​

Jun. 2020: Congratulations! Dr. Wanyi Fu receives the Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad Award of China’s goverment!

Sep. 2020: Adsorption of water pollutants on microplastics slows down their photodegradation.

Jul. 2020: Congratulations! Environmental Engineering Doctoral Student Xiaonan Shi and Qingquan Ma  Received $55,000NSF INTERN Grant!

Feb. 2021: Fangzhou Liu received the Modern-day Techonology Leader Award at the 2021 BEYA STEM Global Competitiveness Conference.

Sep. 2020: Congratulations! 

Dr. Zhang's  group received two  EPA Phase I Awards.

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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