[1] BP Advancing Energy Scholar & Future Energy Leader

I have been selected as an Advancing Energy Scholar and a Future Energy Leader by BP plc to attend the One Young World Summit in London. Related media includes:

[2] Forbes/EarthX/AACYF 30U30 Lists

I landed on the Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list in Energy (US/Canada region) in 2019. The annual list features 600 young revolutionaries and risk-takers across 20 categories from over 15,000 submissions/nominations (Top 4%). In the same year, I was also featured on the other two 30 Under 30 lists, by the American Conservation Coalition (EarthX 30 Under 30) and All America Chinese Youth Federation (AACYF 30 Under 30). Related media includes:

[3] INK Fellow

I have been selected as an INK Fellow (21 in the world) by the Ixoraa Knowledge Foundation to speak about solar fuels in Jaisalmer, India. Related media includes:

[4] Young Champions of the Earth Prize

I have been honored to be selected as a regional finalist for North America in the on-going Young Champions of the Earth Prize Competition by UN Environment. Related media includes:

[5] Research Presentation

I have honed my research presentation skills by participating in various competitions/research talks. Related activities include:

[6] Science Communication

I believe in the power of science communication in educating the public. Related activities include:

[7] Entrepreneurship Involvement

Entrepreneurship spirit is what I believe will bridge the gap between research and real-world problems. Related activities include:

[8] Community Engagement

I have a keen interest in outreach activities and community engagement. Related activities that I'm working on, or have worked on, include:

[9] MKS Instruments Research Excellence Award

I received the Research Excellence Award from MKS Instruments (2020) at Photonics West and SPIE OPTO Conferences in San Francisco, CA, USA. Related media includes:

[10] Undergrad Mentoring

I have been fortunate to work with several undergrads at Cornell Engineering. My undergraduate mentees went on to win several prestigious awards, including the Bill Nye'77 Award and the Cooke Graduate Scholarship. Related media includes:

[11] Other Activities

Other activities not hilighted above include: