Yanwei Wang, PhD

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Research interests

Computational Materials Science, Transport Processes, Soft Matter Physics, Rheology

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Dr. Yanwei Wang (https://research.nu.edu.kz/en/persons/yanwei-wang) is the Head of the ChME Transport Phenomena Lab, Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, School of Engineering and Digital Sciences, Nazarbayev University. He is also the Head of the Computational Materials Science Lab, Center for Energy and Advanced Materials Science, National Laboratory Astana (NLA). He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) in 2009 and has research experience both in academia and in industry. He is a senior member of RILEM, a member of the IUPAC--Subcommittee on Structure and Properties of Commercial Polymers, and a member of the Society of Rheology. He has authored/co-authored over 60 research papers in peer-reviewed journals and holds an H-index of 21 (https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=PAAv_KMAAAAJ).

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production

Education/Academic qualification

Polymer Science, Ph.D., Technical University of Denmark

Aug 2005Aug 2008

Polymer Engineering, M.Sc., Technical University of Denmark

Sep 2003Jul 2005

Chemical Engineering, International exchange, University of Fukui

Oct 2002Aug 2003

Chemical Engineering, B.Eng., Zhejiang University

Sep 1999Jun 2003

External positions

National Laboratory Astana

Jun 2021 → …


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