• CEO Mark Gresser
    Mark Gresser
  • Dee Strand
  • Jon Jacobs
    Jon Jacobs
  • CFO Gene Lynes
    Gene Lynes
  • Bin Li
    Bin Li
  • Gang Cheng
    Gang Cheng
  • Dr. Gang Cheng

    Principal Scientist

    Dr. Gang Cheng is a Principal Scientist at Wildcat Discovery Technologies. Dr. Cheng has over 15 years of research experience in organic synthesis and characterization, including more than 5 years in high throughput research and development focused on lithium ion battery materials.

    While at Wildcat, Dr. Cheng led the research team that developed a series of electrolyte technologies including high voltage/high temperature electrolyte additives, wide temperature electrolytes, additives that significantly reduced gas generation during storage and electrolytes for Si based anodes with excellent cycle life in various of high energy lithium ion battery systems. Upon joining Wildcat in 2011, Dr. Cheng was jointly responsible for the development of Wildcat’s proprietary high-throughput battery workflow for electrolyte research, including unique electrochemical instruments and formulation processes.

    Prior to joining Wildcat in 2011, Dr. Cheng did his postdoc research at Argonne National Laboratory. He received his Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Purdue University, where his research focused on develop synthetic methodologies for natural carbohydrate synthesis. Dr. Cheng also holds Master’s of Science degrees in Chemistry from University of Akron and a Bachelor’s from NanKai University.