University of South Carolina Department of Chemsitry and Biochemistry

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Prof. Chuanbing Tang

Prof. Chuanbing Tang, Principal Investigator (Tang CV.pdf)

College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor

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B. S. Polymer Science and Engineering, Nanjing University, 1997
M. S. Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, 2003 (with Kris Matyjaszewski / Tomasz Kowalewski)
Ph. D. Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, 2006 (with Kris Matyjaszewski / Tomasz Kowalewski)
Postdoc, Materials Research Lab, University of California Santa Barbara 2006-2009 (with Edward Kramer / Craig Hawker)

Major Awards and Honor

POLY Fellow of American Chemical Society, 2018
Kavli Fellow of National Academy of Sciences, 2018
ACS Local Section Outreach Volunteer of the Year Award, 2018
Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, 2017
Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), 2017
SC Governor’s Young Scientist Award, 2016
Distinguished Undergraduate Research Mentor Award, 2015
ACS PMSE Young Investigator, 2014
USC Rising Star, 2013
NSF Career Award, 2013
ACS Committee on Project Seed, 2012-present
Thieme Chemistry Journal Award, 2013

Editor: Polymer, Link since 2019
Editorial Advisory Boards: Macromolecules, ACS Macro Letters, Macromolecular Rapid Communications, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Polymer, Green Materials.

Contact Details

Mailing Address: Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Uni. of South Carolina, 631 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208
Office Location: 541 Main Street, Horizon 1, Room 234, Columbia, SC 29208.
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Office: Horizon I, 239
Phone: 803-777-3628 (office) 803-777-3299 (HZN) 803-576-5694 (GSRC)
Fax: 803-777-8100
(HZN) 803-777-9521 (GSRC)



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