Chemical and Biomedical Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Hongwei Duan is an associate professor in the School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He received his B.S and M.S. degree from Fudan Univeristy and completed his PhD thesis with Prof. Helmuth Möhwald at Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces in 2005. Before joining NTU in 2009, he had his postdoctoral training with Prof. Shuming Nie at Emory University. His current research focuses on understanding surface/interface properties of micro- and nano-structures for tailored optical, electronic, magnetic, and catalytic properties, and exploring their biomedical and environmental applications.