Carnegie Mellon University

Rongguan Yin

Rongguan Yin

Graduate Student, Chemistry

  • MI-812
Address
Carnegie Mellon University
4400 Fifth Avenue
Mellon Institute
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Education

08/2019-present Ph.D. candidate
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

09/2014-06/2018 B.Sc. in Chemistry
Sichuan University, Chengdu 610065, Sichuan, China

 

Research

08/2019-present Ph.D. Candidate, Polymer Nanohybrids by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization (ATRP)
Advisor: Prof. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski
In close collaboration with Prof. Michael R. Bockstaller (Department of Materials Science & Engineering)
Department of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States

09/2018-04/2019 Research Assistant, Nanocatalysts for Redox Reaction Electrocatalysis
Advisor: Prof. Xiaoqing Huang
College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Soochow University, Suzhou 215123, Jiangsu, China

03/2016-05/2018 Undergraduate Researcher, Biomass-based Flame-retardant Coatings on Foam Materials
Advisors: Prof. Wang Liao, Prof. Hai-Bo Zhao & Prof. Yu-Zhong Wang (Principle Investigator)
Collaborative Innovation Center for Eco-Friendly and Fire-Safety Polymeric Materials (MoE), State Key Laboratory of Polymer Materials Engineering, National Engineering Laboratory of Eco-Friendly Polymeric Materials (Sichuan), College of Chemistry, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610064, China

Publications

10. “Distribution of Alternating Sequences in Methyl Methacrylate/n-Butyl Acrylate Copolymers Prepared by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization”, Stanislaw Sosnowski, Ryszard Szymanski, Francesca Lorandi, Mateusz Olszewski, Julian Sobieski, Rongguan Yin, Michael R. Bockstaller, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules 2021, 54, 21, 9837–9849.

9. “Tuning Dispersity of Linear Polymers and Polymeric Brushes Grown from Nanoparticles by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization”, Rongguan Yin, Zongyu Wang, Michael R. Bockstaller, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Polym. Chem., 2021, 12, 6071-6082.

8. “Cu-Catalyzed Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization in the Presence of Liquid Metal Micro/Nanodroplets”, Qiangbing Wei, Mingkang Sun, Francesca Lorandi, Rongguan Yin, Jiajun Yan, Tong Liu, Tomasz Kowalewski, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules 2021, 54, 4, 1631-1638.

7. “Polyene-Free Photoluminescent Polymers via Hydrothermal Hydrolysis of Polyacrylonitrile in Neutral Water”, Mingkang Sun, Eric Gottlieb, Rui Yuan, Supriya Ghosh, Han Wang, Ryan Selhorst, Alicia Huggett, Xiangsha Du, Rongguan Yin, David H. Waldeck, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Tomasz Kowalewski, ACS Macro Lett., 2020, 9, 9, 1403-1408.

6. “Nanosized Organo-Silica Particles with ‘Built-In’ Surface-Initiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization Capability as a Platform for Brush Particle Synthesis”ł, Jin Han, Yue Zhai, Zongyu Wang, Markus Bleuel, Tong Liu, Rongguan Yin, Wenjie Wu, Ilhem F. Hakem, Alamgir Karim, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Michael R. Bockstaller, ACS Macro Lett., 2020, 9, 9, 1218-1223.

5. “A General Strategy to Glassy M-Te (M = Ru, Rh, Ir) Porous Nanorods for Efficient Electrochemical N2 Fixation”, Juan Wang, Yujin Ji, Rongguan Yin, Jun Guo, Youyong Li, Qi Shao, Xiaoqing Huang, Adv. Mater., 2020, 32, 1907112.

4. “Synthesis of Gradient Copolymer Grafted Particle Brushes by ATRP”, Zongyu Wang, Tong Liu, Yuqi Zhao, Jaejun Lee, Qiangbing Wei, Jiajun Yan, Sipei Li, Mateusz Olszewski, Rongguan Yin, Yue Zhai, Michael R. Bockstaller, Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, Macromolecules 2019, 52, 24, 9466-9475.

3. “Oxygen Vacancies in Amorphous InOx Nanoribbons Enhance CO2 Adsorption and Activation for CO2 Electroreduction”, Junbo Zhang, Rongguan Yin, Qi Shao, Ting Zhu, Xiaoqing Huang, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2019, 58, 5609-5613.

2. “Transition Metal-Doped Ultrathin RuO2 Networked Nanowires for Efficient Overall Water Splitting across a Broad pH Range”, Juan Wang, Yujin Ji, Rongguan Yin, Youyong Li, Qi Shao, Xiaoqing Huang, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2019, 7, 6411-6416.

1. “Phase and Structure Modulating of Bimetallic CuSn Nanowires Boosts Electrocatalytic Conversion of CO2”, Juan Wang, Yujin Ji, Qi Shao, Rongguan Yin, Jun Guo, Youyong Li, Xiaoqing Huang, Nano Energy 2019, 59, 138-145.