Associate Chair, Cramer W. LaPierre Professor, Chemical Engineering
W2033 Lafferre Hall
Yangchuan Xing is currently the Cramer W. LaPierre Professor and associate chair of the Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Missouri. He earned his PhD degree in chemical engineering from Yale University and completed his postdoctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. His research interest lies in advanced functional materials and chemically reacting systems. Current research includes electrocatalysis for proton electrolyte fuel cells, sustainable manufacturing of powder materials and nanocoating on nanoparticles. His research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Energy, the Army Research Office, the Air Force Research Laboratory and many industrial partners. He has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses covering transport phenomena, chemical reaction engineering, chemical engineering laboratories, chemical engineering design and chemical process materials.
PhD from Yale University
ME from the Chinese Academy of Sciences
BE from Northeastern University, Shenyang, China