EXCILIGHT research:

Yangyang will design and synthesise new tetrazines which are both conjugated, but also sufficiently electrodeficient to be luminescent.


Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan (CNRS)Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, Department of Chemistry

Supervisory Team:

Prof Pierre Audebert (CNRS-ECS), Dr Gilles Clavier (CNRS-ECS), Prof Jean Roncali (external; SAB member)

Scientific background:

2008-2012: Bachelor’s degree, Applied chemistry, Shanghai University, China.

2012-2014: Master’s degree, Structural Chemistry and Spectroscopy, Leipzig University, Germany. Graduation project: Synthesis and Characterization of Ferrocene-Substituted Polyphosphazenes and Their Precursors.