Yunyan Qiu is currently a postdoctoral fellow with Sir Fraser Stoddart at Northwestern University, where he researches in the field of molecular machines and related functional materials. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) under the guidance of Professor Kevin Noonan and Tomek Kowalewski. At CMU, his research interests include organometallic chemistry and polymer science.
Recently, he was selected to be one of the 2018 PMSE Future Faculty Scholars and honored to participate in 2018 CAS SciFinder Future Leaders program. Outside the lab, he enjoys watching movies and hiking with his family.