Kang Wu

of Chemical Engineering & Bioengineering
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 502: Intro Chemical Engineering II
  • CHE 695: Chemical Engineering Project
  • CHE 761/861: Biochemical Engineering
  • CHE 999: Doctoral Research
  • INCO 590: Student Research Experience
  • 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.. Curr Opin Chem Biol, 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 in Bacillus subtilis chemotaxis.. J Biol Chem, 286(4), 2587-2595. doi:10.1074/jbc.M110.188664

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

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

Wu, K., & Rao, C. V. (2009, August 9). Analysis of autoregulatory gene circuits utilizing divergent promoters. In Proceedings of the FOSBE Conference (pp. 153-156). Denvor, CO.

Most Cited Publications