Zhenan Bao | AIChE

Zhenan Bao

Citation name

Bao, Z.


Stanford University





Bao is K.K. Lee Professor of Chemical Engineering at Stanford University. Prior to joining Stanford in 2004, she was a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff in Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies from 1995-2004. She received her Ph.D in Chemistry from the University of Chicago in 1995. She has over 700 refereed publications and over 100 US patents with a Google Scholar H-Index >190. Bao is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Bao was the inaugural recipient of the VinFuture Prize Female Innovator 2022, the ACS Chemistry of Materials Award 2022, MRS Mid-Career Award in 2021, AICHE Alpha Chi Sigma Award 2021, ACS Central Science Disruptor and Innovator Prize in 2020, ACS Award on Applied Polymer Science 2017, L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award in the Physical Sciences 2017

Groups/Topicals chaired or co-chaired

Sessions chaired or co-chaired

Synthesis and Materials Design2006 Annual Meeting


(210a) (Invited) Skin-like Wearable and Implantable Sensors
2020 Virtual AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1114-1)

Associated proceedings 

2006 Annual Meeting
2009 Annual Meeting
2011 Annual Meeting
2016 AIChE Annual Meeting
2010 Annual Meeting
2017 Annual Meeting
2013 AIChE Annual Meeting
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting
2020 Virtual AIChE Annual Meeting
2021 Annual Meeting
2022 Annual Meeting