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Yuankun Tong
Address 47 Vicarage Road Mobile 07878661599
Leyton Email y[email protected].uk
Sheffield S10 4TJ
Nationality British*
*optional relevant if work permit required
2012 - present PhD in Chemistry, University of Sheffield
[Brief summary of your thesis, lasting one or two sentences, or use bullet points]
Research studies towards zeolites for catalysing DNA synthesis
Synthesised new catalysts for phosphate diester formation, aiming to develop new
artificial enzymes with potential as antitumour drugs
Optional - may wish to include name of PhD supervisor
2007 - 2012 M Chem University of Sheffield
Received a first for final year project on synthesis of unnatural amino acids
Placement year at GlaxoWellcome good to mention industrial/other collaboration
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2000 - 2007 Belvoir College, Southampton
A Levels Chemistry A, Biology A, Mathematics B;
GCSEs eight at grades A and B including English and Mathematics
Research Experience
Skills emphasised will vary according to nature of PhD but should demonstrate sound
understanding of research environment. Consider whether an HE department is seeking to
broaden its research portfolio or build a specialist reputation.
Choose headings appropriate to the job you are applying for. Undertake a full skills audit and
in other sections of the CV you should include relevant skills gained outside research
Laboratory techniques
Trained in a variety of techniques including retrosynthetic analysis, organic synthesis,
product characterisation and kinetic analysis by UV and HPLC
Scientific software including Scifinder, Beilstein, Chemdraw, Isisdraw and Kaleidagraph.
Extensive experience of Microsoft Office, IMacs, and interest in webpage design coupled
with sound knowledge of graphics packages which have assisted in the construction of
Department of Chemistry webpages
Communication and Presentation
Developed networking, presentation and interpersonal skills through attendance at
conferences and symposia. Enjoy involvement in active research group collaborating within
the department and wider research community to communicate scientific opinions
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