Research Interests

Yeast strain development for production of hydrocarbon via metabolic engineering

CBP yeast, heterologous expression of cellulases

In-situ conversion of bio-metabolites to value-added products

Areas of Expertise

Bioconversion of biomass to ethanol and advanced biofuels

Strain development via metabolic engineering

Enzymology/biochemistry of cellulases

Chemical pretreatment of lignocellulosic feedstock

Professional Experience

Research Scientist, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Bioscience Center, 2009–present

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Auburn University, Chemical Engineering Department, Y.Y. Lee's group

Research Scientist, Tohoku University, Faculty of Agriculture Science, Japan

Education/Academic Qualification

PhD, Microbiology, Shandong University


Dive into the research topics where Wei Wang is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and Top Research Areas From the Past 5 Years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or