Kasey Leong


Location

San Jose, US
Fountain Valley, California
Education
    San Jose State University
    August, 2015 - May, 2020
    expected degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    Chemical Engineering
Work Experience
    San Jose State University
    Undergraduate Researcher
    San Jose, CA, United States
    January, 2017 - present
    company
    San Jose State University
    title
    Undergraduate Researcher
    overview
    • Working in Dr. Cheruzel's research group on hybrid P450 enzymes acting as light activated • biocatalysts. • Engineering hybrid mutant enzymes using the directed evolution approach. • Conducting weekly protein expression/isolation, and screening for increase photocatalytic activity by colorimetric assay. • Performing transformation of competent bacterial cells. • Presented a research poster at the 30th Annual CSU Biotechnology Symposium on "Light-driven Chemoenzymatic oxytrifluoromethylation towards the production of valuable synthons".
    Sunglass Hut
    Salesperson, General Merchandise
    Santa Clara, CA, United States
    August, 2016 - November, 2016
Fun Fact
I am the only child
Passion
traveling and researching
Skills
Languages
ChineseEnglish
Leadership
    Tau Beta Pi
    Industry Lead Officer
    January, 2018 - present
    American Institute of Chemical Engineers
Hobbies
hiking
playing guitar
biking
singing
movies