City of residence: Nanjing, China
Nanjing University
Current major:
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.

University Acceptance

★ 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.

Matched professor:

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.

Below is part of an example work done during the program:

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