Professor, Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering

Research interests: CO2 capture and storage; nanomaterials in energy systems; flame synthesis of nanostructures


Biography

Professor John Wen, obtained his Ph.D. at the University of Toronto with Professor Murray Thomson and Professor Marily Lightstone. He was a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) postdoctoral fellow who spent more than two years in the Green group at the Department of Chemical Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). As a visiting scientist, he worked with Professor John Vander Sande at the Department of Material Science and Engineering at MIT and with Professor Markus Kraft at the Department of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge. Wen is currently a member of American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) and American Chemical Society (ACS).

Education

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Chemical Engineering, MIT
  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto, 2005
  • MASc, Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto, 2002
  • BSc, Power Engineering, Harbin Engineering University, China

John Wen

 
    Affiliation: 
    University of Waterloo