Yulin Deng is a Fellow of the International Academy of Wood Science and a Full Professor at the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Ga, USA. He received the B.S. degree in chemistry from the Northeast Normal University, China in 1982 and the Ph.D. degree from Manchester University, UK in 1992. He was a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the McMaster University, Canada from 1992 to 1995. After that, he was appointed as an Assistant Professor (1995) and then promoted to an Associate Professor (1999) at the Institute of Paper Science and Technology, Atlanta, Ga. He joined the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering in 2003 and was promoted to a Full Professor in 2008. Dr. Deng’s research interests are nanomaterial synthesis and self-assembling, nanoelectronics, polymer synthesis, colloid and surface science and engineering, and papermaking and paper recycling. He has published more than 170 papers in refereed journals. In addition, he is a Member of AIChE and TAPPI.
Biography Updated on 18 September 2012