01/2019 – now, William Marsh Rice Trustee Chair Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Rice University

04/2016 – 12/2018, Principal Investigator, Rowland Institute, Harvard University


09/2011 – 03/2016, PhD, Department of Applied Physics, Stanford University

08/2007 – 07/2011, B.S., Department of Physics, University of Science and Technology of China


2019 CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholar
2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Science
2018 Highly Cited Researchers by Clarivate
2016 Rowland Fellowship at Harvard University
2016 Early Career Advisory Board of Nano Letters
2015 Silver Medal of Graduate Student Award, Material Research Society
2015 Chinese Government Award Outstanding Self-Financed Students Aboard
2014 Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship