Kang Wu

of Chemical Engineering
Phone: (603) 862-4388
Office: Chemical Engineering, Kingsbury Hall Rm W315, Durham, NH 03824
Kang Wu


  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S., Biochemical Engineerin, Tianjin University

Courses Taught

  • CHE 501: Intro Chemical Engineering I
  • CHE 695: Chemical Engineering Project
  • CHE 696: Independent Study
  • CHE 703: Mass Transfer&Stagewise Oprtns
  • CHE 761: Biochemical Engineering
  • CHE 916: Diffusive Mass Transfer
  • CHE 999: Doctoral Research
  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/Chemical Engr
  • INCO 790: Adv Rsrch Exp/Chemical Engr

Selected Publications

Zhou, J., Wu, K., & Rao, C. V. (2016). Evolutionary engineering of Geobacillus thermoglucosidasius
for improved ethanol production. Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 113(10), 2156-2167. doi:10.1002/bit.25983

Wu, K., & Rao, C. V. (2012). Computational methods in synthetic biology: towards computer-aided part design. Current Opinion in Chemical Biology, 16(3-4), 318-322. doi:10.1016/j.cbpa.2012.05.003

Wu, K., Walukiewicz, H. E., Glekas, G. D., Ordal, G. W., & Rao, C. V. (2011). Attractant Binding Induces Distinct Structural Changes to the Polar and Lateral Signaling Clusters inBacillus subtilisChemotaxis. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 286(4), 2587-2595. doi:10.1074/jbc.m110.188664

Wu, K., & Rao, C. V. (2010). The role of configuration and coupling in autoregulatory gene circuits. Molecular Microbiology, 75(2), 513-527. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2958.2009.07011.x

Nistala, G. J., Wu, K., Rao, C. V., & Bhalerao, K. D. (2010). A modular positive feedback-based gene amplifier. Journal of Biological Engineering, 4(1), 4. doi:10.1186/1754-1611-4-4

Most Cited Publications