Ling Liang

Senior Process Engineer

Ling has a cross-disciplinary background in biotechnology, life science, engineering, management and entrepreneurship. At ABPDU, Ling specializes in process innovation, techno-economic-analysis, scale up from discovery to pilot scale and project management. Her current role is to initiate and manage R&D projects with small businesses, industrial clients and other DOE collaborators. Ling monitors project status, funding, schedule, uncertainties, risks and technical scope baselines. She also works in the process of formalizing agreements, grant proposals, intellectual property management and licensing, with the goals of incubating and accelerating commercialization of technologies innovated by ABPDU, startups and collaborators.



    • Advanced Project Management, Stanford University
    • Entrepreneurial Studies, University of California, Berkeley
    • M.S. in Public Administration, Syracuse University
    • M.S. in Bioprocess Engineering, SUNY, College of Environmental Sciences and Forestry
    • B.S. in Biotechnology, Beijing University of Chemical Technology


Professional Experience

    • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
    • SUNY Research Foundation – United States Department of Energy
    • US Department of Justice