Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - Ph.D. in Applied Physics/Physical Chemistry, 1994.
Adviser: Professor Charles Lieber.
Columbia University, New York, NY - M.S. in Applied Sciences in 1991.
TsingHua University, Beijing, P. R. China - B.S. in Physics in 1989.
(1) J. G. Jackson and C. J. Wood Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University. October 2007 to present.
(2) Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University. January 2006 to present.
(3) Associate Professor of Chemistry, Stanford University, September 2002 to 2005.
(4) Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry, Stanford University, September, 1997 to August, 2002.
(5) 1995 to 1997, Postdoctoral Fellow, Rice University. Adviser: Professor Richard Smalley.
Awards and Honors
(1) Member of the National Academy of Sciences, 2016.
(2) Materials Research Society (MRS) Mid-Career Researcher Award, 2016.
(3) Honorary Chair Professor of National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, 2015.
(4) Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Sciences, 2010.
(5) Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2009.
(6) The Ramabrahmam and Balamani Guthikonda Award at Columbia University, 2009
(7) American Physical Society James McGroddy Prize for New Materials, 2006
(8) Changjian Visiting Professorship, Tsinghua University, China. 2005-2008
(9) Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics, 2004
(10) Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award, 2002
(11) American Chemical Society Pure Chemistry Award, 2002
(12) Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow, 2001
(13) Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering, 1999
(14) Terman Fellowship, Stanford University, 1998
(15) Young Microscopist of the Year Award, from Molecular Imaging Co., 1998
(16) Camille and Henry Dreyfus New Faculty Award, 1997
H-index: 130. ~ 300 Publications. Total Citation: ~86,000, ranked 7th in Chemistry by Thomson Reuters.
(1) Applied Physics A, Springer.
(2) Advance Functional Materials, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH.
(3) Small, Wiley-VCH Verlag
(4) Chemical Physics Letters.
(5) International Journal of Nanoscience, World Scientific, Singapore.
(6) Nano Letters, American Chemical Society.
(7) Nanotechnology, Institute of Physics, England.
(8) Nano Research, Springer and Tsinghua University Press.
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