Joseph Wang

Joseph Wang

Distinguished Professor and SAIC Endowed Chair In the Department of Nanoengineering University of California, San Diego (UCSD)

Biography

Joseph Wang is Distinguished Professor and SAIC Endowed Chair in the Department of Nanoengineering at University of California, San Diego (UCSD). He is also the Director of the UCSD Center of Wearable Sensors and the Founding Editor of Electroanalysis. He served as the Chair of the Department of Nanoengineering (2014-2019) and as the Director of Center for Bioelectronics of ASU (2004-2008). Wang has made pioneering contributions to wearable biosensors, electrochemical devices, flexible printable electronics, nanobiotechnology, and nanomachines. Prof. Wang has published more than 1070 papers, 11 books and he holds 30 patents.  These publications have been cited approximately over 107,000 times and his H-index is 160. He has been an ISI Thomson Reutors Highly Cited Researcher in both Chemistry and Engineering between 2014-2019.

    Wang received several national ACS, ECS and SEAC Awards in Instrumentation and Electrochemistry, 10 Honorary Professors from around the globe, and 3 Medals of honors from the UK, Australia and Czech Republic. Dr. Wang is a Fellow of the ECS, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC),  and of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE).  Wang has guided over 300 PhD students and post-doc fellows over his career.