Wei Wang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral Fellows


Research Interests

Heterogeneous Catalysis for CO2 conversion.

Selected Publications

  • CO2 methanation under dynamic operational mode using nickel nanoparticles decorated carbon felt (Ni/OCF) combined with inductive heating. W. Wang, C. Duong-Viet, Z. Xu, H. Ba, G. Tuci, G. Giambastiani, Y. Liu, T. Truong-Huu, J. M. Nhut, C. Pham-Huu. Catalysis Today (2020).
  • Induction heating: An enabling technology for the heat management in catalytic processes. W. Wang, G. Tuci, C. Duong-Viet, Y. Liu, A. Rossin, L. Luconi, J. M. Nhut, L. Nguyen-Dinh, C. Pham-Huu & G. Giambastiani, ACS Catalysis (2019).
  • Nickel Nanoparticles Decorated Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotubes (Ni/N-CNT); a Robust Catalyst for the Efficient and Selective CO2 Methanation. W. Wang, C. Duong-Viet, H. Ba, W. Baaziz, G. Tuci, S. Caporali, L. Nguyen-Dinh, O. Ersen, G. Giambastiani, C. Pham-Huu, ACS Applied Energy Materials (2019)
  • Regulation of Ni-CNT Interaction on Mn-Promoted Nickel Nanocatalysts Supported on Oxygenated CNTs for CO2 Selective Hydrogenation. J. Li, Y. Zhou, X. Xiao, W. Wang, N. Wang, W. Qian, W. Chu, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2018). 


  • ​Ph.D., Heterogeneous Catalysis, University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France, 2020
  • M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Sichuan University, Sichuan, China, 2016
  • B.E., Chemical Engineering & Technology, Jilin Institute of Chemical Technology, Jilin, China, 2013

Professional Profile

  • ​2021-Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Division Of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)​

Research Interests Keywords

CO2 Conversion Reactor Engineering Materials Chemistry Heterogeneous Catalysis