Chao Yan, Ph.D

 Co-founder and CEO

Dr. Yan is a research associate at Princeton University. In addition to leading Princeton NuEnergy’s recycling projects, he has co-authored multiple papers and proposals in the energy field. 


Xiaofang Yang, Ph.D

Co-founder and CTO

Dr. Yang is a research scholar at Princeton University and also previously at Brookhaven National Laboratory. He has over 15 years of research experience in electrochemistry and energy storage/conversion materials. Additionally, he has published over 40 high-impact papers and presented over 60 conferences, talks, and posters. 


Yiguang Ju, Ph.D

Technology Advisor

Professor Ju is the Robert Porter Patterson Professor in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University and the Director of the Sustainable Energy Program. He is the chairman of the US Combustion Institute.


Bruce E. Koel, Ph.D

                        Technology Advisor

Professor Koel is a Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Princeton University and was previously the Interim Vice President and Associate Provost for Research & Graduate Studies at Lehigh University from 2008 to 2010. He has over 40 years of experience in materials and surface science.