• Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Director of Safety Engineering Program, Chemical Engineering
Qingsheng Wang

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, 2010
  • M.S. Physical Chemistry, Zhejiang University, 2005
  • B.S. Chemistry, Zhejiang University, 2003

Research Interests

    • Process safety in toxic release, fire & explosion
    • Flame retardant polymer nanocomposites
    • Soft matter for safety and sustainability
    • Process resilience, risk & reliability

Awards & Honors

  • Inaugural Holder of the Dale F. Janes Endowed Professorship, OSU, 2015-2018
  • Halliburton Outstanding Young Faculty Award, OSU, 2015
  • Big 12 Faculty Fellow, 2012
  • Lamiya Zahin Safety Scholarship, Texas A&M University, 2008

Selected Publications

  • Q. Chen, L. Ni, J. Jiang, T. Parker, Z. Chen, Z. Chen, W. Jiang, Q. Wang, “Inhibition of exothermal runaway of batch reactors for the homogeneous esterification using nano-encapsulated phase change materials”, Applied Thermal Engineering, 2020, in press.
  • J. Cao, Y. Pan, Y. Jiang, R. Qi, B. Yuan, Z. Jia, J. Jiang, Q. Wang, “Computer-aided nanotoxicology: risk assessment of metal oxide nanoparticles via nano-QSAR”, Green Chemistry, 2020, in press.
  • Y. Xu, Y. Yang, R. Shen, T. Parker, Y. Zhang, Z. Wang, Q. Wang, “Thermal behavior and kinetics study of carbon/epoxy resin composites”, Polymer Composites, 2019, 40 (12), 4530-4546.
  • Z. Jiao, H. Escobar-Hernandez, T. Parker, Q. Wang, “Review of recent developments of quantitative structure-property relationship models on fire and explosion related properties”, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 2019, 129, 280-290.
  • K. Xu, Y. Wang, R. Shen, Q. Wang, “Inhibition of hydrogen production reactions in the wet dust removal system using CeCl3 solutions”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2018, 43(31), 14859-14865.
  • Y. Wang, R. Shen, Q. Wang, Y. Vasquez, “ZnO and ZnS microstructures as flame retardant coatings on cotton fabrics”, ACS Omega, 2018, 3(6), 6330-6338.
  • B. Wang, L. Zhou, K. Xu, Q. Wang, “Prediction of minimum ignition energy from molecular structure using quantitative structure-property relationship (QSPR) models”, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2017, 56(1), 47-51.
  • L. C. Hatanaka, Q. Wang, Z. Cheng, M. S. Mannan, “Effect of trimethylolpropane triacrylate cross-linkages on the thermal stability and char yield of poly (methyl methacrylate) nanocomposites”, Fire Safety Journal, 2017, 87, 65-70.
  • L. C. Hatanaka, A. Diaz, Q. Wang, Z. Cheng, M. S. Mannan, “Thermal stability of optically transparent alpha-zirconium phosphate/poly (methyl methacrylate) nanocomposites with high particle loading”, Polymers & Polymer Composites, 2017, 25(4), 267-272.
  • P. Joshi, P. Bikini, Q. Wang, “Consequence analysis of accidental release of supercritical carbon dioxide from high pressure pipelines”, International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 2016, 55, 166-176.