Yingdong graduated from Wuhan University in China with BS and MS degrees in chemistry. His research is about transition metal catalyzed coupling reaction and organoboron chemistry. In 2010 summer, he joined Liming Zhang's group in UCSB for homogeneous gold catalysis. In 2012 summer, he started working on BCP nanolithography co-advised by Craig Hawker, Javier Read and Liming Zhang.
Block copolymer self-assembly for nanoscale lithography.