Dr. Youjiang Wang joined Georgia Tech faculty in 1989. His research interests include mechanics of composites, yarns, fabrics, and geotextiles; manufacturing processes and characterization of fibers, textiles and textile structural composites; and fiber recycling.
Dr. Wang is a registered Professional Engineer in the State of Georgia, and a Fellow of ASME.
PUBLICATIONS & PATENTS
Bandu Madhukar Kale, Jakub Wienera, Jiri Militkya, Samson Rwawiirea,Rajesh Mishraa, Karl I. Jacob, Youjiang Wang, “Coating of cellulose-TiO2 nanoparticles on cotton fabric for durablephotocatalytic self-cleaning and stiffness”, Carbohydrate Polymers, Vol. 150 (2016) 107–113.
Tieshi He, Qunyan Su, Zehra Yildiz, Kedi Cai, Youjiang Wang, “Ultrafine Carbon Fibers with Hollow-Porous Multilayered Structure for Supercapacitors,” Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 222 (2016) 1120-1127.
Haiyan Mao, Youjiang Wang, Donggang Yao, Chaoxia Wang, Shiguo Sun, “Synthesis of Blocked Waterborne Polyurethane Polymeric Dyes with Tailored Molecular Weight: Thermal, Rheological and Printing Properties”, RSC Advances, Vol. 6 (2016) 56831–56838.
Dildar Ali Lakho, Donggang Yao, Kyonghoon Cho, Muhammad Ishaq, andYoujiang Wang, Study of the Curing Kinetics towards Development of Fast Curing Epoxy Resins, Polym. Plast. Technol. Eng. Vol. 56 No. 2 (2017) 161-170.
Zehra Yildiz, H. Ayşen Önen, Atilla Güngör, Youjiang Wang, Karl Jacob, “Synthesis and application of dual-curable PVB based adhesive formulations for cord/rubber applications,” Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, Vol. 31 No. 17 (2017) 1900-1911.
EDUCATION & AWARDS
- Ph.D., 1989, Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- S.M., 1985, Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- B.S., 1982, Textile Engineering, Donghua University