Curriculum vitae

Curriculum Vitae

Education

 Ph.D.
 in Physics
 University of Pittsburgh
 Department of Physics & Astronomy
 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 Advisor: Tao Han
Cumulative GPA: 4.0/4.0
 
 2012-2015
 M.S.
 in Physics
 University of Wisconsin-Madison
 Physics Department

 Madison, Wisconsin
 Advisor: Tao Han
 Cumulative GPA: 3.9/4.0
 

 2009-2011
 B.S.
 in Physics
 Zhejiang University
 Physics Department
 Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
 Cumulative GPA: 3.9/4.0
 Ranking: Top 1/87
 

 2005-2009


Position Held
Research Associate (PostDoc) at Fermilab
Sep.2015--


Fermilab Fellow in Theoretical Physics
(current)
Aug.2014--Aug.2015

PITT-PACC Predoctoral Fellow
May.2014--Aug.2014
Andrew Mellon Predoctoral FellowAug.2013--Apr2014
Graduate Research AssistantJan.2012--Jul.2013
Department of Physics & Astronomy, U of Pittsburgh


Graduate Research AssistantSummer 2010, 2011
Graduate Teaching Assistant2009--2011
Physics Department, UW-Madison


HEP Skills (in addition to theories mentioned here)
Programming Language:
Handy Programs: 
Latex (also Beamer, bibtex), Excel, Powerpoint, Linux (OS)
HEP Packages: 
CosmoTransitions

Professional Activities

Committee      LPC Topic of the week program
                       Fermilab, Illinois,                                    Feb.  2016-
Co-Chair        (Re)interpreting LHC new physics search results                                       workshop        
                       Fermilab, Illinois,                                    Oct.  2017
Co-Convener Exotic Higgs decay subgroup
                       the LHC Higgs cross section working group                     
                       (LHCHXSWG)                                        Oct.  2017-
Organizer       PITT PACC workshop:  Non-Minimal Dark Sectors
                       U of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, July 2014
Coordinator    MadGraph Collaboration Meeting
                       U of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania,               May 2012
Member          MATHUSLA Collaboration                     Feb. 2018-

Referee Served for:
Europhysics Letters (EPL) x 3
Nuclear Physics B (NPB) x 2
European Physical Journal C (EPJC) x 7
Physics Letters B (PLB) x 2
Journal of Physics G (JPhysG) x 4
Journal of High Energy Physics (JHEP) x 3
Physical Review D (PRD) x 6
Physics of the Dark Universe 
Chinese Physics C (CPC) x 2
Honors and Awards
Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad
China Scholarship Council, P.R. China, 2015
Fermilab Graduate Student Research Program in Theoretical Physics
(formerly: Fermilab Fellowship in Theoretical Physics)
Theoretical Physics Group, Fermilab, 2014
Thomas-Lain Scholarship
(Essay competition award)
Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Pittsburgh Foundation, 2014
LHC Theoretical Initiative (LHC-TI) Graduate Fellowship
NSF, 2014 (selected by the committee; funding held off due to budget.)
PITT-PACC Predoctoral Fellowship
School of Art and Science, University of Pittsburgh, 2013
Andrew Mellon Predoctoral Fellowship
School of Art and Science, University of Pittsburgh, 2013
LHC Theoretical Initiative (LHC-TI) Travel/Computing Award
NSF, 2011
Van Vleck Fellowship Award
Physics Dept., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2009
National Scholarship of China
Ministry of Education of P.R. China, 2009
Top 100 Thesis in Excellence 
(Dimer Model and Toric Singularities, supervised by Bo Feng)
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 2009
Excellence Award of East China Mathematical Modeling Contest 
the committee of Universities in East China, 2007
First and Second-class Academic Scholarship
(Top 3% and 8%), Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 2005-2008


Teaching Experience
Physics 201 General Physics 1
Physics 202 General Physics 2
(total of five semesters)
(evaluation: very good)
(on the scale of non-satisfactory, satisfactory, good, very good, and excellent.)

Outreach
Saturday morning physics-- 
outreach to high school students and local people, 
Guide for the muon g-2 experiment tour
Fermilab, Feb., Apr. 2016, Feb. 2017
Guide for the Grid Computation Center (GCC) tour
Fermilab, Oct. 2016

Investing Now!-- outreach to high school students, 
Guide for the magic of light section
U of Pittsburgh, Mar. 2014

Physics Festivals
-- outreach to university students and local citizens
Leading organizer, including organizing Paper Plane Contest in coordination with news media, physics movie show, physics contests, etc.
With other activities, honored Merit Student (three times), Excellent Organizer (twice), Excellent Social Practice Participant Award (three times) by Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, 2005--2008

New Scientist magazine reporting my work.

Comments