Tong’s Lab tackles challenges in the interdisciplinary areas of sustainable materials and catalytical conversion. We target innovative technologies (self-assembly, catalysis, and machine learning) for producing chemicals, materials, and fuels from renewable resources for a beneficial circular economy.

Lab News

Congratulations to Akanksha and Xintong

Jan 2024 | Atlanta, GA

Akanksha and Xintong passed the qualifying exam. Congrats!

Welcome new members joining Tong Lab

Apr 2023 | Atlanta, GA

Welcome to the new PhD student Xintong!

Publication of book chapter in Advances in Bioenergy

Mar 2023 | Atlanta, GA

The book chapter Functional Naturally derived Materials to Improve the Environment: Chemical Structures, Modifications, Applications, and Future Perspectives is published in the latest volume in Advances in Bioenergy.

Geng-Sheng and Wenbo received AICHE divisional travel awards

Nov 2022 | Pheonix, AZ

Congratulations! Geng-Sheng and Wenbo received Forestry and Plant Bioproducts Division Travel Awards at 2022 AICHE annual meeting.