Full time faculty

Adjunct professor

Chair professor


Jiawei Wang

Jiawei Wang

Professional Experience:

1996-2001, B.S, Department of Materials and Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China;
2001-2005, Ph.D, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences;
2005-2008, Postdoctoral fellow, Argonne National Laboratory, IL / Macromolecular Crystallography Laboratory – National Cancer Institute at Frederick, MD / SAIC-Frederick Inc. MD, USA;
2008-2011, Senior Engineer, Department of Biological Science and Biotechnology, Tsinghua University;
2011-now,  Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University.

Research Interests:

Membrane protein crystallography: The research interests focus on the determination of the crystal structures of important membrane proteins, and the development of the related structural analysis technologies.

Selected Publications

  1. J. Davis, J. W. Wang, J. E. Tropea, D. Zhang, Z. Dauter, D. S. Waugh, A. Wlodawer (2008) Novel fold of VirA, a type III secretion system effector protein from Shigella flexneri. Protein Science, 17, 2167-2173.
  2. J. W. Wang, M. Dauter, R. Alkire, A. Joachimiak, Z. Dauter (2007) Triclinic lysozyme at 0.65 Å resolution, Acta Cryst. D63, 1254-1268.
  3. J. W. Wang, M. Dauter, Z. Dauter (2006) What can be done with a good crystal and an accurate beamline? Acta Cryst. D62, 1475-1483.
  4. J. W. Wang, J. R. Chen, Y. X. Gu, C. D. Zheng, H. F. Fan (2004) Direct-method SAD phasing with partial-structure iteration: towards automation, Acta Cryst. D60, 1991-1996.
  5. J. W. Wang, J. R. Chen, Y. X. Gu, C. D. Zheng, F. Jiang, H. F. Fan (2004) Optimizing the error term in direct-method SAD phasing, Acta Cryst. D60, 1987-1990.
  6. J. W. Wang, J. R. Chen, Y. X. Gu, C. D. Zheng, F. Jiang, H. F. Fan, T. C. Terwilliger, Q. Hao (2004) “SAD phasing by combination of direct methods with the SOLVE/RESOLVE procedue”, Acta Cryst. D60, 1244-1253.

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