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Yongchun Tang, Director


Dr. Tang is the director of the Power, Environmental and Energy Research Institute, formerly known as the Power, Environmental and Energy Research (PEER) Center at the California Institute of Technology. He was co-founder of the PEER Center at Caltech, which became an independent research institute in 2009. Dr. Tang has published over 100 papers.

He served as consultant for many energy firms including Chevron, Shell, Exxon, BP, Conocophillips, Petrobras (Brazil), Saudi Aramco, ENI-Agip (Italy), Total (France), Devon, PetroChina, and China Petroleum Corporation (Taiwan). He was cofounder for several startup companies in USA and abroad.

Currently Dr. Tang is also serving following positions:

Adjunct Professor, Beijing University (2008-present)

Oversea Science Advisory Board for Chinese Oversea International Office

Board Member of Invited Expert Committee for All-China Federation of Returned Overseas

Member of Oversea Scientific Advisory Board, CNPC Key Laboratory of Petroleum Geology

Adjunct Professor, Geochemistry Institute of Chinese Academy of Science (2000-present)

(see a full list of Tang's publication)