Shuming Zheng

Associate Professor of Engineering

 

Dr. Shuming Zheng
SCI-236
773-995-3297
email

Education

B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University of Technology
M.S. in Public Administration, Harvard University
Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology

Research Interests

The development of an adjuvant high-throughput screening platform and the discovery of novel adjuvants for clinical trials, novel enzymes for industrial usage and biodegradable polymer as stem cell scaffold for tissue regeneration

Recent Presentations and Publications

Olumide Onatoye, Leroy Jones II, and Shuming Zheng, The Fracture Mechanics
Mathematical Analysis of Acrylic Bone Cement Composites
, Proceedings of 21st Annual
Illinois Student Research Conference, 2010.

Olumide Onatoye, Leroy Jones II, and Shuming Zheng, The Fracture Biomechanics of
Acrylic Bone Cement Composites
, Proceedings of LSAMP Biomedical Research, 2010.

Zheng, S., “The Scale-up/Cost Problems in Making Biodiesel from Vegetable Oil”,
Citizens Magazine, ISSN: 15346773, pp 13-17, 19, 2, 2008.

Zheng, S., “ROR Analysis on the Investment of Biodiesel as Alternative Fuels”, Citizens
Magazine, pp 7-12, 19, 2, 2008.

Zheng, S., and L. Hu., “The Purification Process of Making Bio-fuel from Waste Oil”,
Citizens Magazine, ISSN: 15346773, 12: pp 21-25, 2004.

Zheng, S., R.L. Beissinger, D.T. Wasan, and L.R. Sehgal, "A New Technique using
Multiple Emulsion for Prolonged Drug Delivery
", Emulsions, Foams, and Thin Films,
Editor, Kumar, P., Marcel Dekker Publisher, pp121-130, 2001.

Zheng, S., R.L. Beissinger, D.T. Wasan, and L.R. Sehgal, "Ketamine Multiple Emulsion
as a Prolonged Drug Delivery System
", J. of Dispersion Science and Technology,
Vol.20 (1&2), pp235-245, 2000.

Zheng, S., R.L. Beissinger, D.T. Wasan, and L.R. Sehgal, Emulsions, Foams, and Thin
Films
, Editor, Kumar, P., Marcel Dekker Publisher, pp121-130, 2000. Marcel Dekker;
ISBN: 0824703669.

Memberships

Permanent Judge of Chicago Non-Public School System Science Fair.

Member and Volunteer of Harvard Club of Chicago Adopt-a-School Program