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Biochemical engineering educator

Daniel I-Chyau Wang, American Biochemical engineering educator. Patentee in field Recipient Outstanding Teacher award Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1972, 78, 89, Science Appreciation award Republic of China, 1978; American Machine and Foundry fellow, 1962-1963.

Background

Wang, Daniel I-Chyau was born on March 12, 1936 in Nanking, China. Son of Shou Chin and Ling Nyi (Vee) Wang.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1959. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1963.

Career

Process engineer, Esso. Research and Development Company, Linden, New York, 1963;assistant professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1965-1970;associate professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970-1974;professor biochemistry engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, since 1974;Chevron professor chemical engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, since 1985;director Biotechnology Process Engineering Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author 3 books. Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1963-1965. Member National Academy of Engineering, American Institute Chemical Engineers (food, pharmaceutical and bioengineering award 1981, Institute lecturer 1986), American Chemical Society (Michael Jackson Johnson award 1983, David Perlman Memorial lecturer 1991), American Society Microbiology, Institute Food Technologists (science lecturer 1984-1987), American Academy Arts and Sciences, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Victoria Dawn, August 27, 1966. 1 child, Keith Fredric.

father:
Shou Chin Wang

mother:
Ling Nyi (Vee) Wang

spouse:
Victoria Dawn

child:
Keith Fredric Wang