Research Interests

​​Wan’s research is focused on the design and synthesis of novel electron-poor and electron-rich building blocks for new pi-conjugated polymer semiconductor materials for organic electronic applications such as field-effect transistors and solar cells.​


Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Science in China, 2012

Professional Profile

  • IEF Marie Curie Fellow joining Professor Iain McCulloch’s group in Imperial College London, UK, 2014-2016
  • Postdoctoral fellow in Professor Frank Würthner’s Group in the University of Würzburg, Germany

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​​KAUST Solar Ce​nter (KSC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)​