Chi-Hwa Wang

Chi-Hwa Wang

Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
National University of Singapore

Dr. Chi-Hwa Wang is currently a Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the National University of Singapore (NUS). He had the following joint appointments in his service to the same university (i) Assistant Dean for Research at the Faculty of Engineering, NUS (2006-2008), and (ii) Faculty Fellow, Singapore-MIT Alliance (2001-2006). He received his B.S. degree (Chemical Engineering) from the National Taiwan University, M.S. degree (Biomedical Engineering) from Johns Hopkins University, M.A. and PhD degrees (both in Chemical Engineering) from Princeton University, respectively. He was holding several visiting appointments throughout different stages of his career: Kyoto University (2003, JSPS Visiting Fellow), Cambridge University (2004, Sabbatical Academic Visitor), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2004, Visiting Associate Professor). He is the recipient of the following teaching awards and recognitions: Princeton University [Hoechst Celanese Excellence in Teaching Award (1993, 1994), E-Council Excellence in Teaching Award (1995)], National University of Singapore [Teaching Honours List Award (1997 & 1998), Teaching Commendation List (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009)]. His current research interests include particle technology, drug delivery systems, and conversion of waste to energy and resources.