2019- Assistant Professor, York University
2017-2019 Postdoctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2015-2017 Postdoctoral Fellow & Sessional Instructor, University of Alberta & MacEwan University
2011-2015 Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta
2009-2011 M.S., Mechatronics Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology
2005-2009 B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Postdoctoral Fellowship (2017-2019)
Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad (2015)
Alberta Innovates Doctoral Graduate Student Scholarship (2013-2015)
- Carbon is cool!
- Natural carbonaceous materials processing;
- Multiscale modelling of colloidal systems;
- Carbon-conversion chemistry;
- Water and wastewater treatment;
- Organic solar cells.