Dr. Wang earned his Ph.D. in the Chemical Engineering and Material Science in 1994 from Syracuse University and worked as a Research Associate at Princeton University. He joined Bridgestone/Firestone Research in 1995, became a Senior Scientist of Key Management Band (KMB) in the company and served as the Project & Group Leaders for a number of research groups. Dr. Wang has over 100 invention disclosures, among them 84 inventions have been granted as international patents. Many of his inventions are now in commercial uses, ranging from tires to electronics. He authored and coauthored over 40 peer-reviewed paper publications. Dr. Wang in 2013 joined Shanghai Tongji University as a Distinguished Professor. His research interests include: anionic polymerization, molecular rheology, complex fluids, reinforcement, particle jamming, micro-phase engineering, damping, rolling resistance and traction.