City of residence: Nanjing, China
School: Nanjing University
Current major: Physics
Age during program: Undergraduate student
Brandon is passionate about Physics. He is currently studying at Nanjing University majoring in Physics. His aim in this program is to gain more project experience in order to apply for a PhD program in the US.
★ Duke University
★ University of Rochester
What challenges did he face?
- Brandon met some problems dealing with the codes in Mathematica. In order to improve, he should add some parameters into the calculation codes so that the correct figures would be plotted.
A Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Physics at Brown University. He has been a referee for Physical Review X, Physical Review Letters, Physics Review B and Physical Review Materials since 2016.
How did our program help him?
- To implement data modelling, Brandon learnt to use the software Vesta and gained a deeper experience with Mathematica.
- As an undergraduate student, this program allowed him to explore concepts taught in graduate degrees.