Professor Peng Zhang

Contact Information:

Department of Chemistry
University of Cincinnati
702 Crosley Tower
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0172
Phone: (513)556-9222
Fax: (513)556-9239
peng.zhang at



Ph.D. & M.Sc. (Chemistry). University of Toronto.



Professional Experience

2022 Professor of Chemistry, University of Cincinnati
2010 Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of Cincinnati
2009 Associate Professor of Chemistry, New Mexico Tech
2004 Assistant Professor of Chemistry, New Mexico Tech


Professional Services

Peer reviewer for various journals:
Nature Nanotechnology; Nature Chemistry; Chem. Rev.; J. Am. Chem. Soc.; Adv Mater; Langmuir; ACS Nano; Nano Letters; Chem. Mater.; J. Phys. Chem. Letters; Analytical Chemistry; ACS AMI; ACS Omega; J. Phys. Chem.; ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering; Scientific Reports; Acta Biomaterialia; RSC Adv.;
Chem. Comm.; Material Horizons; Nanoscale; J. Mater. Chem.; Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.; Analyst; Tetrahedron; Dalton Transactions; Talanta; Biosensors and Bioelectronics; Nanomedicine; J. Phys. D:Applied Physics; New J. Chemistry; New J. Physics; Analytica Chimica Acta; Microporous & Mesoporous Materials; Nanotechnology; J. Fluorescence; Materials Research Letters; Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects; Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces; J. Photochemistry & Photobiology B: Biology; Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical; Microchimica Acta; Microchemical J.; J. Raman Spectroscopy; Fuel; Materials, Chemistry & Physics; Electrochemical Society J.; Materials Science and Engineering B; Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry; J. Nanobiotechnology;  Biomaterials; Photodiagnosis & Photodynamic Therapy; J. Alloys and Compounds; Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine


Professional Memberships:
- Since 2009 -  NSF Panel; Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG); National Science Center of Poland; Research Grants Council of Hong Kong; US Army; NASA; ORAU

- Since 2009 -  NIH ad hoc study section member, BMBI; ZRG1-BST-Z-(95); ZRG1-IDM-A-(52); ZRG1-IMST-D-(13); ZRG1-IMST-D-(95); ZRG1-IMST-D (13)B; ZRG1-IMST-M (13); ZRG1-IMST-M-(13)B; ZTR1 DPI 5(01); ZRG1 BST-F (10); ZRG1 BST-U (10); ZRG1 BST-U (10)B; ZRG1 BST-R (10)B; ZRG1 BST-T (07); ZRG1 BST-R (10); ZRG1-BCMB-H (02)M; ZRG1 BST-80; ZRG1 BST-U (50); ZAI1 AMC-W (J1)1; IDIB-S90

- American Chemical Society (ACS)

NM EPSCoR Junior Faculty Leadership workshop 2009