Group Members

Members of the Tang Lab (January 2018)

Principal Investigator: Dr. Weiping Tang
Professor, School of Pharmacy and Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Undergraduate and PharmD Students

    • Paul G. Balzer
    • John M. Schroeder
    • Ziyuan Li
    • Eric Leisten
  • Esther M. Webber

Graduate Students

  • Ka Yang (BS, Tianjin University, PhD Candidate in Pharmaceutical Sciences)
  • Daniel A. Glazier (BS, University of Pittsburgh, PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Christopher J. Simmons (BS, Purdue University, PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Stephanie A. Blaszczyk (BS, Rockford University, PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Dan Yin (B.S., Illinois Institute of Technology, PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Zhongrui Zhang (BS, Brandeis University; PhD Candidate in Chemical Biology)
  • Xiaolei Li (BS, Peking University; PhD Candidate in Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Dr. Haibo Xie (SIOC/Simon Fraser)
  • Dr. Changgui Zhao (Lanzhou/Tsinghua)
  • Dr. Jicheng Wu (Tsinghua)
  • Dr. Hao Wu (Tianjin University)

Visiting Graduate Students and Visiting Scholars

  • Yi-Ting Wu (M.S., National Cheng Kung University)
  • Dr. Wen-jing Ye (Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics/Shenyang Pharmaceutical University)

Staff Scientist

  • Dr. Dino K. Ress (University of Iowa/UW-Madison)

 

 

Group Alumni

  • Dr. Jenny B. Werness (PhD in Organic Chemistry, 2011)
  • Patrick J. Robichaux (MS in Organic Chemistry, 2012)
  • Dr. Na Liu (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2013)
  • Dr. Wei Zhang (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2013)
  • Dr. Dongxu Shu (PhD in Organic Chemistry, 2013)
  • Dr. Renhe Liu (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2013)
  • Prof. Xiaoxun Li (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2014)
  • Casi Mae Schienebeck (M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2014)
  • Prof. Wangze Song (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2016)
  • Dr. Gabrielle Winston-McPherson (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2016)
  • Dr. Hao-Yuan Wang (PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2017)

 

  • Prof. Huadong Xu (Postdoctoral Associate, 2007 – 2009)
  • Dr. Hui Xu (Postdoctoral Associate, 2008 – 2009)
  • Dr. Wen Zhang (Postdoctoral Associate, 2007 – 2009)
  • Prof. Suqing Zheng (Postdoctoral Associate, 2009 – 2011)
  • Prof. Xingzhong Shu (Postdoctoral Associate, 2010 – 2012)
  • Prof. Xin Zhou (Postdoctoral Associate, 2011 – 2012)
  • Prof. Min Zhang (Postdoctoral Associate, 2009 – 2013)
  • Prof. Guozhi Xiao (Postdoctoral Associate, 2015 – 2017)

 

  • Prof. Lianqing Chen (visiting professor, 2012-2013)
  • Prof. Bao-min Xi (visiting professor, 2014-2015)
  • Prof. Sheng-rong Guo (visiting professor, 2014-2015)
  • Prof. Ling-yan Liu (visiting professor, 2014-2015)
  • Prof. Yu Zhao (visiting professor, 2014-2015)
  • Prof. Shuojin Wang (visiting scholar, 2015-2016)
  • Prof. Wen Gu (visiting professor, 2015-2016)
  • Prof. Xianliang Zhao (visiting professor, 2015-2016)
  • Prof. Renshi Luo (visiting professor, 2016-2017)
  • Dr. Can Liu (visiting scholar, 2015-2017)
  • Dr. Zhanhui Yang (visiting scholar, 2016-2017)
  • Prof. Yanling Song (visiting professor, 2017)
  • Prof. Daoshan Yang (visiting professor, 2017 )
  • Prof. Yawei Wang (visiting professor, 2017)
  • Prof. Xiyan Duan (visiting professor, 2016-2017)

 

  • Dr. Suyu Huang (visiting graduate student, 2010-2011)
  • Dr. Hui Li (visiting graduate student, 2013-2014)
  • Dr. Jitian Liu (visiting graduate student, 2015-2016)
  • Yi-wen Gu (Research Intern, 2016)
  • Florencia Carmona (visiting graduate student, summer of 2017)
  • Zhongpeng Zhu (visiting graduate student, 2016-2017)

 

Selected undergraduate students

  • Claire Lin Lin (UW-undergraduate student, 2008-2012)
  • Kyle Decloux (UW-undergraduate student, 2010-2012)
  • Izarin Izhar (UW-undergraduate student, 2011-2012)
  • Qijun Yao (Visiting undergraduate student from Zhejiang U., summer of 2012)
  • Haochen Sun (visiting undergraduate student from Nanjing U., Fall of 2014)
  • Dan Yin (undergraduste student from IIT, summer of 2015)
  • Po-Sen Tseng (visiting undergraduste student from National Chiao Tung U., Taiwan, summer of 2015)
  • Angela Smits (UW-undergraduate student, 2014-2016)
  • Yu Zhang (visiting undergraduate student from Nankai U., 2015-2016)
  • Avi Stricker (UW-undergraduate student, 2015-2016)
  • Hyun Kim (UW-undergraduate student, 2014-2015)
  • John C. Lynch (UW-undergraduate student, 2015-2016)
  • Fan Yang (visiting undergraduste student from USTC, summer of 2016)
  • Xiang Qiu (visiting undergraduate student from Nankai U., 2016-2017)
  • Xuerong Yang (visiting undergraduate student from Nankai U., 2016-2017)
  • Shelby Koen (UW-undergraduate student, 2016-2017)

High-school students:

  • Julie Geng (St. Mark’s School, Southborough, MA, summer of 2014)
  • Helen Burns (Ashland High School, Ashland, WI, summer of 2016)
  • Yee Yang (Rufus King International High School, Milwaukee, WI, summer of 2017)
  • Benadeta Lu (Milwaukee High School of the Arts, Milwaukee, WI, summer of 2017)