About Professor YuYe Jay Tong
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Positions Held:
  • Director, Environmental Metrology & Policy, 7/2017-present
  • Chair, Chemistry Department, 7/2010-6/2017
  • Professor, Chemistry Department, Georgetown University, 8/2010–present
  • Associate Professor, Chemistry Department, Georgetown University. 8/2006–7/2010
  • Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, Georgetown University, 8/2001-7/2006.
  • Senior Research Associate, 4/1999-7/2001; Research Associate, 11/1996-3/1999, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, with Professors Eric Oldfield and Andrzej Wieckowski.
  • Visiting Staff Scientist, Institut de Recherches sur la Catalyse, CNRS, Villeurbanne, France, 1/95- 10/96.
  • Ph.D Student, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology-Lausanne, 1989-1994, with Dr. J. J. van der Klink.
  • Junior faculty member, NMR Laboratory, Research Center for Analysis & Measurement, Fudan University, Shanghai, 7/1986-6/1989.
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Research Interests:

Nanoscale Charge Transfer, Solid-State Surface Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Interfacial Electrochemistry, IR and Raman Spectroelectrochemistry, Heterogeneous and Electrocatalysis, Fuel Cell Science, Physics and Chemistry of Nanomaterials, in particular Monolayer-Protected Coinage Metal Nanoparticles andHeterogeneous and Electrochemical Nanoscale Pt-based Metal Catalysts.