The way ahead is long, I shall search high and low. The important thing is not to stop questioning, but keep your curiosity.
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Live a life full of humility, gratitude, intellectual curiosity, and never stop learning.
Aug. 2019 - Present
University of Illinois at Chicago
A senior undergraduate non-degree program for one year.
Sep. 2016 - Jul. 2019
Xi'an Jiaotong University
B.S. in Chemical Engineering, expected June 2020.
Every attempt brings you closer to the truth.
Development and Application of Lithium Sulfide Cathode Material
Mentor: Prof. Long Qu
Sep. 2018 -- Jul. 2019
Lithium Sulfide Cathode
Brief introduction: Harnessing steric separation of freshly nucleated Li2S nanoparticles for bottom-up assembly of cathodes for lithium-sulfur batteries.
Photodynamic Therapy Based on Thiophene Ethynylene Ramification
Mentor: Prof. Gang He
Jul. 2018 -- Jul. 2019
Brief introduction: Designed and synthesized a new thiophene ethynylene molecule. Studied the photodynamic therapeutic properties of photosensitizer by in vitro experiments of gram-positive bacteria (staphylococcus aureus) and gram-negative bacteria (escherichia coli).
Hydrogenation in Zeolite-Encapsulated Platinum Nanoparticles
Mentor: Prof. Qiang Chen
May. 2018 -- Dec. 2018
Brief introduction: Synthesized platinum nanoparticles encapsulated into zeoliteY. Through the hydrogenation of benzaldehyde to form the benzyl alcohol to test its catalytic selectivity caused by the size of zeolite's pore.
Optimization of Ethyl Tert-butyl Ether Production Process
Mentor: Prof. Gui-Lian Liu
Oct. 2017 -- Apr. 2018
Brief introduction: Simulated and optimized ETBE reactive distillation processes by using chemical process simulation software Aspen Plus. The project has passed the examination of Scholastic Undergraduate Innovation Project.
Honors and Awards
Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.
Positivity, confidence, and persistence are key in life, so never give up on yourself.
UC, Davis - GREAT Winter Intensive Short Course (Feb,4 -Feb,22 2019)
Medicinal Chemistry: The Molecular Basis of Drug Discovery;
Introduction to Solid State Chemistry;
Writing in the Sciences
Materials Studio, ANSYS, Aspen, GAMS, Origin, Photoshop
“ If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough. ”
“ Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. ”
Charles R. Swindoll
“ To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. ”