Personal Information:
Citizenship: China
Email: yuqian614@berkeley.edu
Research supervisor: Prof. Andrew Minor
(University of California Berkeley & National Center for Electron Microscopy. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Address: 170 HMMB University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 94720, USA

September 2009-Present:  Phd Candidate. University of California Berkeley
                                                 (Expected Completion date: Fall 2012)
                                                 Major: Materials Science
September 2006-July 2009:  Master. Xi’an Jiaotong University 
                                                   Major: Materials Science
September 2002-Jul 2006: B.E. Xi’an Jiaotong University
                                                Major: Materials Science & Engineering

Awards and Honors:
l  The best poster prize in Physical Metallurgy Gordon Research Conference (2011).

l  The 2nd Prize of “Outstanding Graduate Student Fellowship” (2006-2009).

l  Outstanding Graduate Student of Xi’an Jiaotong University (2006-2007, 2007-2008).

l  Outstanding Dissertation of Xi’an Jiaotong University (2006)

l  Be recommended to enter the graduate program by admission-test-waive; admitted by Institute of Materials Science & Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University. (September, 2005)

l  The 2nd Prize of “Si-Yuan Outstanding Student Fellowship” around the academic years 2003-2005; The 3rd Scholarship around the academic year 2002-2003.

l  Awarded as “Outstanding Student” and “Outstanding Student Leader” in successive 4 years (2002-2006);