Group Members

Tang Lab group photo 2017

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

Undergraduate and PharmD Students

  • Shelby Koen
  • Paul G. Balzer
  • John M. Schroeder
  • Yuxi (Crystal) Chen

Graduate Students

  • Ka Yang (PhD Candidate in Pharmaceutical Sciences)
  • Daniel Glazier (PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Christopher J. Simmons (PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Stephanie A. Blaszczyk (PhD Candidate in Organic Chemistry)
  • Zhongpeng Zhu (Visiting student from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences)
  • Florencia Carmona (Visiting student from University of San Luis)

Postdoctoral Fellows and Visiting Scholars

  • Dr. Haibo Xie (SIOC/Simon Fraser)
  • Dr. Guozhi Xiao (SIOC/Max Planck Institute)
  • Dr. Changgui Zhao (Lanzhou/Tsinghua)
  • Dr. Zhanhui Yang (Beijing University of Chemical Technology)
  • Dr. Xi-yan Duan (Henan University of Science & Technology)
  • Dr. Yanling Song (Shenyang University of Chemical Technology)
  • Dr. Daoshan Yang (Qufu Normal University )
  • Dr. Yawei Wang (Shandong University)

Group Alumni

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

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)
  • Xiang Qiu (visiting undergraduate student from Nankai U., 2016-2017)
  • Xuerong Yang (visiting undergraduate student from Nankai U., 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)