Jia Yang

Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
Yang Jia

Jia Yang is associate professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). She received her PhD in Heterogeneous Catalysts from NTNU in 2011. She carried out postdoctoral research in the same field and spent 6 month in the University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research as a visiting researcher (2013). She worked as a research scientist in SINTEF for three years before joining the faculty in the Department of Chemical Engineering in 2016. Her main research interests include Fischer-Tropsch synthesis, biomass conversion to fuels and chemicals, electrochemical CO2 reduction, fuel cell catalysts, photocatalytic H2 generation. She has expertise in mechanistic investigation with Steady-State Isotopic Transient Kinetic Analysis (SSITKA) and isotopic labelled gases. She has published 36 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals. This has in total attracted 985 citations with a H-index of 17.

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