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Jiajun He

Title:Graduate Student, Department of Energy Resources Engineering
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Office Location:GESB 125


  • Ph.D. Candidate in Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. Sept 2011-now.
  • M.S. in Chemistry, New York University, New York, NY. Sept 2009-July 2011. 
  • B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Science & Technology of China (USTC), Hefei, China, Sept 2005-July 2009.

Professional Experience

  • Clean Energy Conversion Lab, Stanford University, Sept 2011 - Now
  • Design and test biomimetic solid sorbents for selective post-combustion CO2 capture applications
  • Molecular Design Institute, New York University, Sept 2009 - Jul 2011
  • Developed versatile molecular printing methods for the preparation of functional nanoarrays of biological and organic molecule with high resolution and large throughput
  • Biomimetic Chemistry and Nanochemistry Lab, USTC, Mar 2008 - Aug 2009
  • Synthesized magnetite nanoparticle-decorated graphene sheets for the applications as contrast agent for magnetic resonance imaging

Honors & Awards

  • Stanford Earth Science Research Assistantship, Stanford University, 2011 - Now
  • McCracken Fellowship, New York University, 2009 - 2010
  • Outstanding Student Scholarship, USTC, 2008 - 2009
  • Lee Hsun Award, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2007
  • Outstanding Student Scholarship, USTC, 2006
  • Outstanding New Student Scholarship, USTC, 2005

University Service

    TA: ERE 253, Carbon Capture and Sequestration, Autumn 2013


  • Jennifer Wilcox, Abigail Kirchofer, Guenther Glatz, Jiajun He, Panithita Rochana, Advancing the Impact of Carbon Capture to Minimize Global Warming, in preparation.
  • Jennifer Wilcox, Reza Haghapanah, Erik C. Rupp, Jiajun He and Kyoungjin Lee, Advancing Adsorption and Membrane Separation Processes for the Gigaton Carbon Capture Challenge. Submitted to Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.
  • Keith Mosher, Jiajun He, Yangyang Liu, Jennifer Wilcox, Molecular Simulation of Methane Adsorption in Micro- and Mesoporous Carbons with Applications to Coal and Gas Shale Systems. Int. J. Coal Geol. 2013, 109-110, 36-44. 
  • Shudan Bian, Jiajun He (equal contributor), Kevin B. Schesing, Adam B. Braunschweig, Polymer Pen Lithography (PPL)-Induced Site-Specific Click Chemistry for the Formation of Functional Clycan Arrys. Small 2012, 8, 2000-2005.
  • Huai-Ping Cong, Jia-Jun He (equal contributor), Yang Lu, Shu-Hong Yu, Water-Soluble Magnetic-Functionalized Reduced Graphene Oxide Sheets: In situ Synthesis and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Applications. Small 2009, 6, 169-173. 

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