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Wang Named PNNL Inventor of the Year

May 2004
Congratulations to ETDís Yong Wang on receiving PNNLís Inventor of the Year award. This prestigious award recognizes innovation that has resulted in the creation of intellectual property or the potential to create intellectual property. Yong Wang, chief scientist in the Chemical Biological Process Group, was listed as a co-inventor on 12 of the 57 PNNL patents granted in fiscal year 2003. Yong's patents often focused on heterogeneous catalysis, vital to the chemical and petroleum industries, and to the development of pollution abatement technologies. Congratulations again, Yong.

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