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Fuqiang Wang Professor of Physics
fqwang@purdue.edu
Office: Physics 249
Telephone: (765) 494-5510
Fax: (765) 494-0706
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B.S., Physics 1988 University of Science and Technology of China
M.S., Physics 1990 Columbia University
Ph.D., Physics 1996 Columbia University

Research Interests

High energy nuclear physics: http://www.physics.purdue.edu/henp/
STAR at BNL/RHIC: http://www.star.bnl.gov/

Teaching

PHYS152, PHYS172, PHYS272H, PHYS410, PHYS344, PHYS342L, PHYS556

Graduate Students

  • Alex Cardenas (Ph.D. August 2002)
  • Tim Herston (M.S. August 2003)
  • Levente Molnar (Ph.D. July 2006)
  • Jason Ulery (Ph.D. December 2007)
  • Aoqi Feng (Ph.D. May 2008, IOPP, Wuhan, China)
  • Quan Wang
  • Joshua Konzer
  • Li Yi

Awards and Honors

  • Elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (2010)
  • University Faculty Scholar (2008-2013)
  • Outstanding Junior Investigator Award (2002-2007)
    Division of Nuclear Physics, U.S. Department of Energy
  • Feynman Scholarship (1994)
    California Institute of Technology

Professional Experience

  • 2009-present, Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University
  • 2005-2009, Associate Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University
  • 2000-2005, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University
  • 1996-2000, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Nuclear Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Professional and Scholarly Activities

  • American Physical Society
  • Division of Nuclear Physics
  • E802/859/866 Collaboration, Alternate Gradient Synclotron, BNL (1990-1996)
  • PHENIX Collaboration, Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, BNL (1991-1996)
  • NA49 Collaboration, Super Proton Synclotron, CERN (1996-2000)
  • STAR Collaboration, Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, BNL (1996-present)

Selected Publications

See personal page for link to the most current list of publications.