Principal investigator

Zheng Ouyang

Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor of Chemistry


Phone: +1 765 494-2214
Fax: +1 765 496-1459

Purdue University
Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering
206 South Martin Jischke Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2032


Ouyang Zheng


  • B.E., Automatic Control, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 1993
  • M.E., Automatic Control Theory and Its Application, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 1995
  • M.S., Physical Chemistry, West Virginia University, 1997
  • Ph.D., Analytical Chemistry, Purdue University, 2002

Research Interests

  • Multiphysics  modeling and simulation
  • Mass analyzers and ion optics
  • Mass spectrometry systems for ion chemistry
  • Miniaturization of mass spectrometry systems
  • Data processing and analysis
  • Biomedical analysis using mass spectrometry


  • 1999-2002          Phillips Petroleum Fellowship
  • 2007                   China National Natural Science Foundation Award for Distinguished Oversea Young Scholars
  • 2008                   Wallace H. Coulter Foundation Early Career Translational Research Award in Biomedical Engineering
  • 2009                   National Science Foundation Early Career Award
  • 2009                   American Society for Mass Spectrometry Research Award
  • 2010                   China National Science and Technology Advancement Award (2nd Class)
  • 2012                   International Mass Spectrometry Foundation Curt Brunnee Award
  • 2013                   Purdue University College of Engineering Early Career Research Award


  • BME 595Z: Bioanalytical Instrumentation;
  • BME 405: Design Project;
  • BME 201: Biomolecules