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Professor YuYe Jay Tong

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Education:

Positions Held:

  • Director, Environmental Metrology & Policy Program, 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:

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