Chen-Lu Yang joined the University of Massachusetts - Dartmouth as a research engineer at the Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Center in 2002, and has been an adjunct professor of chemistry, environmental science and bioengineering since.
Yang was a research scientist at the York Center for Environmental Engineering and Science at the New Jersey Institute of Technology from 2000 to 2002. Prior to the appointment he was a research scientist with Beltran Associates, Inc. in Brooklyn, NY for six years. He received a bachelor degree in chemical engineering from Feng Chia University in Taiwan, a master in environmental science and a Ph.D. in chemical engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology, and completed his post-doctoral work at the University of Arizona.
Yang’s research activities are in the areas of electrochemical technology, heterogeneous reaction systems, and biochemical engineering. Currently, he serves as a science advisor to the Westport River Watershed Alliance in Westport Massachusetts. He was a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Hazardous Materials from 2001 to 2008 and is an author of over forty publications in the fields of pollution control, surface engineering and biosynthesis.
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