Qualitative and quantitative analysis of lipids and lipid-soluble components.
Wet chemical analysis and operation of analytical instrumentation such as GC/FID, GC/MS, UPLC,
LC/MS, IEC, spectrometers, and titration equipment.
Optimize and validate analysis for quantifying 3-MCPD levels in oil.
Train new hires on routine analytical assays.
Collaborate across R&D departments to scale down their existing procedures and create a faster turn-
around time for data delivery.
06/2015 to 04/2016
Fermentation Research AssociateDSM － Columbia, MD
Batch, maintain, and sterilize lab-scale stirred tank bioreactors.
Routine maintenance of reactors and additive equipment.
Optimize physical and chemical variables for maximum cell growth and scale-up production rates.
Troubleshoot process and equipment malfunctions within the laboratory.
Basic knowledge of aseptic techniques and autoclave use.
01/2015 to 05/2015
Research AssociateU.S.Food and Drug Administration － Silver Spring, MD
3D imaging of Drug-Eluting-Balloons and their coatings.
Optimize solvent solutions to dissolve balloon coating components with opposite polarities.
Developed a method to successfully recovery 98% drug/carrier mass applied during coating.
Review multiple literature sources as a base for designing and executing bench-scale experiments.
Organize and maintain spreadsheets to analyze data and plan new trials
Cell Culture and Fermentation Intern, MedImmune; Gaithersburg MD.
06/2014 to 10/2014
Generated cell culture media solubility isotherms within a high-temperature short-time (HTST) heat
exchanger utilizing an online turbidimeter for online viral inactivation.
Developed a mathematical model to predict precipitation inside a HTST with a 99% prediction confidence
based on calcium and phosphate concentrations.
Recorded accurate lab reports, and analyzed and presented experimental data.
Compiled PowerPoints, posters, and technical reports.
Maintained and monitored all process equipment during fast-paced experiments.
Independently prepared and filtered cell culture media up to 200 L batches.
Education and Training
B.S: Chemical and Biomolecular EngineeringUniversity of Maryland- A. James Clark School of Engineering － College Park, MDChemical and Biomolecular Engineering
IBC Biopharmaceutical Development & Production (Co-Author). A Mathematical Model: Predict How HTST
Impacts Media Treatment and Resolve Scale-Up Issues.Huntington Beach, CA.Omega Chi Epsilon
The National Honor Society of Chemical Engineers that recognizes students who maintain a GPA above 25 and requires them to uphold a specific amount of departmental and community service.
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