Xingyu Wang

Xingyu Wang (王星语)
Assistant Professor of Practice of Physics
Office Phone
+86 (21) 20595156

Xingyu Wang is Assistant Professor of Practice at NYU Shanghai. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, she was a Teaching Assistant at New York University. She holds a PhD from New York University and a BS from Xiamen University.

Professor Wang’s research focuses on the development and application of the polarizable protein force field, glycoproteins and their biological functions, protein folding, molecular dynamics  simulation, and drug design. She has published her research in Chemical Physics Letters, the Journal of Physical Chemistry, and the Journal of Molecular Modeling.

Professor Wang is a member of the American Chemical Society and the New York Academy of Sciences.



  • PhD, Computational Chemistry
    New York University

Research Interests

  • Development and application of the polarizable protein force field
  • Glycoproteins
  • Protein folding
  • Molecular dynamics simulation
  • Drug design