EXCILIGHT research:

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

Host:

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.