Wen's Research Group
Phone: (973) 596-5520
Fax: (973) 596-5790
Office Location: Colton Hall 211
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Jul. 2020: Congratulations! Prof. Wen Zhang’s team received their third granted US patent !
Jul. 2020: Dr. Weihua Qing published a historical perspective article on functional catalytic membrane development!
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)!
Feb. 2019: A news about our MW-enhanced membrane filtration system is published in PR Newswire. Please check it out!
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)!
Oct. 2020: UV-induced aggregation of polystyrene nanoplastics.
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.
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.
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.
08. 2018 Nanobubbles: A Sustainable Solution for Water Treatment and Agricultural Applications
Sep. 2020: Congratulations! Dr. Zhang's research group received two EPA Phase I Awards.
Dec. 2019: Three group members' (Xiaonan Shi, Qingquan Ma, Leqi Lin) proposals are funded by NJWRRI with $5000, respectively.
Nov. 2019: Congratulations to Leqi for winning the Second Place in 2019 NJIT-GSA.
Mar. 2019: Congratulations to Wanyi for successfully defending her dissertation!
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!
Apr. 2020: Congratulations to Fangzhou Liu for successfully defending his master’s thesis!
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!
Mar. 2020: Congratulations to Jianan Gao, Shan Xue, and Xiaonan Shi on the well-deserved awards!
05. 2018 Wanyi Fu Wins the Student Award from the NJ Water Environment Association
Mar. 2019: Congratulations to Leqi for winning the Third Place in AWWA NJ 84rd Annual Conference!
05. 2018 Wanyi Fu Awarded CEE Doctoral Excellence Award
Nov. 2020: An experimental case study on forum-based online teaching to improve student’s engagement and motivation in higher education.
Jan. 2021: Experimental and Computational Assessment of 1,4-Dioxane Degradation in a Photo-Fenton Reactive Ceramic Membrane Filtration Process.
Jan. 2021: Congratulations!
Zhang’s group is awarded
$500,000 from NJDEP to work in partnerships with MERI and BRISEA Inc.
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May. 2019: Microwave-enhanced Membrane Filtration for PFOA Degradation.
07. 2018 Environmental Engineering Doctoral Student Likun Hua Receives $31,000 NSF INTERN Grant
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!
Jan.2020: Dr. Zhang received appointment as associate editor for Journal of Environmental and Chemical Engineering.
Aug. 2020: Congratulations! Dr. Wen Zhang recently received an NSF Grant (award ID: 2025374)!
Sep. 2020: Congratulations!
Dr. Zhang's group received two EPA Phase I Awards.
Sep. 2020: Congratulations!
Dr. Zhang' received an new NSF Grant.
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.
03. 2018 Likun and Xiaonan attended the AWWA NJ 83rd Annual Conference and won the First and Second Place in the competition, respectively
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