Qiquan Wang received his Ph.D. degree in environmental chemistry from Zhejiang University, Zhejiang, China, in 2000. His Ph.D. dissertation was awarded as one of the One Hundred Excellent Ph.D. Dissertations for the Year of 2000 (in all fields of science) by the Ministry of Education, China, in 2002. He did his postdoctoral research in pesticide wastewater Fenton treatment at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA, from 2000 to 2004. To acknowledge his contribution in Fenton treatment research, he was awarded the ACS Agrichemical Division Young Scientist Recognition Award in 2002. Presently, he is working as an Associate Professor (tenured) of environmental chemistry in the Department of Chemistry, Delaware State University. His research interests include occurrence of emerging organic contaminants in food and the environment, chemical fate and biological impact of environmental contaminants, contamination and remediation of pesticides, and restoration of devastated environment.
Biography Updated on 23 June 2013