Technical Interests

  • Application development of biodegradable thermosettings based on vegetable oil
  • Partial depolymerization of lignin and its application in polymer
  • Chemical recycling of carbon fiber reinforcement polymer under mild conditions
  • Synthesis of biobased acrylonitrile from propylene glycol
  • Preparation of fully biobased hydrogel from lignosulfonate amine

Education

  • Ph.D., Applied Chemistry, 2008, State Key Laboratory of Fine Chemicals, Dalian University of Technology, China
  • B.S., Chemistry, 2003, School of Chemical Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology

Professional Experience

  • 2018-present, Senior Scientist/Group leader, Primera Analytical Solutions Corporation, Princeton, NJ
  • 2015 – 2018, Assistant Research Professor, Composite Materials and Engineering Center, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
  • 2012 – 2015, Post Doctoral Research Associate, Composite Materials and Engineering Center, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
  • 2008 – 2010, Senior Scientist, Shanghai Chempartner Co. Ltd., ShangPharma Corporation

Publications