PQI Graduate Student Profile: Jingyun Ye

Jingyun Ye is a graduate student in the Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering at Pitt.

She works in the Johnson group where she does research on CO2 emission in order to gain insight on global warming and the greenhouse effect. She is essentially designing material that can capture carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and convert it into usable materials.

Jingyun won a travel award at the Science 2014 poster session for her poster on the “Design of Lewis Pairs-Functionalized Metal Organic Frameworks for CO2 Hydrogenation”.