Chien-Yang Chiu

Post Doc
Chien-Yang Chiu
Bio: 

Going by the name of Frank, Chien-Yang was born in Taipei, Taiwan. After graduating from National Tsing Hua University with Prof. Kuei-Jung Chao, he went to Columbia University in New York for conducting Ph. D. research with Prof. Colin Nuckolls; his doctoral work includes the synthesis of small molecules for organic electronics and the study of single-molecule DNA hybridization kinetics using carbon nanotube field-effect transistors. Now he is having great time working in the Hawker group and enjoys the time with his wife Penny and their little boy Joey.

Research: 

The current research covers the synthesis and understanding of photoredox catalysts for photopolymerization.