Zhenmeng Peng

Zhenmeng Peng

Title: Associate Professor
Dept/Program: Chemical, Biomolecular and Corrosion Engineering
Office: Whitby 201A (Lab Whitby 202)
Phone: 330-972-5810
Email: zpeng@uakron.edu
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/akronpenglab/
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Biography

Dr. Peng has been at UA in the department of Chemical, Biomolecular and Corrosion Engineering since 2012. He has received $1.5M in sponsored research projects funded by NSF, NASA, ODSA, and Toyota, to name a few. Dr. Peng is the recipient of the Firestone Research Fellowship and the FRC Faculty Research Fellowship. He served as the President of the Pittsburgh-Cleveland Catalysis Society and the chair and co-chair of AICHE, NAM, MS&T and ACS-SAS-MSNO symposiums.


Research

Electrocatalysis and catalysis; Chemical and electrochemical reaction engineering; Sustainable and renewable energy; C1 chemical conversion; Advanced materials synthesis and applications


Education

  • Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester 2010
  • M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China 2005
  • B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China 2002

Courses

Chemical Reaction Engineering, Heterogeneous Catalysis