New faculty member: Risheng Wang

Dr. Risheng Wang

The Department of Chemistry is pleased to welcome new faculty member Professor Risheng Wang. Her research focuses on the development of novel techniques for organizing functional nanomaterials and fabricating integrated molecular-scale devices using DNA-based assembly to explore their optoelectronic and biotechnology applications.

Dr. Risheng Wang received her Ph.D. in Chemistry under the supervision of Professor Nadrian C. Seeman from New York University in 2009. She then joined the Department of Chemistry and Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics (APAM) at Columbia University in 2010 as a postdoctoral research associate, after which she became associate research scientist at Columbia.