Sep. 2020: Congratulations! 

Dr. Zhang' received an new NSF Grant.

 Wen's Research Group​

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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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.

05. 2017    Visualizing and quantifying the nanoscale hydrophobicity and chemical                    distribution of surface modified polyethersulfone (PES) membranes


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


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


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

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. 

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

2019

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

​​​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!

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)! 

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

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

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


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

04. 2017    THE NEWSLETTER OF AWWA NJ

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Sep. 2020: Congratulations! 

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

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

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

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10. 2017    News on Innovative Water Treatment Technologies and Emerging Research Workshop


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

2017

09. 2017    AWWA and AEESP workshops will take place at NJIT both on September 14


08. 2017    Wanyi Fu Presented Research at 2017 PanNano Conference in Brazil


05. 2018    Wanyi Fu Awarded CEE Doctoral Excellence Award


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)!

2018

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

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


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


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

2020

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

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

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

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

Jul. 2020: Congratulations! 

Xiaonan and Qingquan received $55,000 NSF INTERN Grant.

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

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)!

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! 

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

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

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!