Yuling Li


Education
    Simmons College
    August, 2012 - May, 2016
    degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    Chemistry
    coursework
    Quantum Mechanics & Molecular Structure
    Advance Analytical Chemistry
    Funds of Physics II
    Organic Chemistry I
    Inorganic Chemistry
    Thermodynamics & Kinetics
    Organic Chemistry II
    Multivariable Calculus
    Ultrasound
Work Experience
    Simmons College
    Research Assistant
    September, 2013 - present
    company
    Simmons College
    title
    Research Assistant
    overview
    • Created and presented scientific posters to fellow classmates and professors • Performed TLC, NMR and UV/Vis tests to characterize synthesized product • Prepared appropriate set up for synthesis, researched and analyzed scientific papers • Operated Infrared Spectroscopy to characterize synthesis product by identifying functional groups • Assembled scanning tunneling microscope for further analysis • Performed Thin Layer Chromatography tests to determine purity and characteristics of staring reagents and product • Characterized product in conductivity, resistance and size using multiple instruments including scanning electron microscope • Refined synthesis using greener chemicals, optimized higher conductivity and lower resistance • Synthesized starting reagent pure VBT from Sodium Thymiante and VBC via microwave and recrystallization • Synthesized VBT:VBA Co-polymer and applied to photo resist technique
Fun Fact
I believe a photon may have a mass but I don't have scientific evidences to back it up yet
Skills
Languages
Chinese
Skills
combiflashfluorescence spectroscopygas chromatography–mass spectrometryinfrared spectroscopynmr spectroscopyrotary evaporatorsonicatorthin layer chromatography
Leadership
    Orientation Leader
    Chemistry & Physics Liaison