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El Monte, California, United States
August 21, 2018

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Yueyi (Luna) Zhu

**** ******* **. *** ** • El Monte, CA 91733 • 626-***-**** • OBJECTIVE

To obtain a full-time job related to Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering or Chemistry. EDUCATION

University of California, Santa Barbara Graduation Date: June 2018 Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

GPA: 3.08

Pasadena City College (PCC) Graduation Date: June 2016 Associate Degree: Honor Associate in Natural Sciences Honor Associate in Engineering and Technology

GPA: 3.97 Major GPA:4.00


The Solar Energy Activity Laboratory (SEAL) Research Program September – December 2015 Undergraduate Researcher Pasadena, CA

• Used various ratios of metal oxide onto the Fluorine-doped tin oxide (FTO) and compared the photocurrent response of standard iron oxide to other metal oxides to find an optimal metal oxide in substitute of current semi-conductor materials. PREVIOUS PROJECTS

Biofuel Chemical Plant Design Fall, 2017-Winter, 2018 Santa Barbara, CA

• Used mass balances and reaction kinetics in Matlab to simulate the preliminary design of higher- order alcohol production, and used HYSYS to determine the optimal conditions of proposed design.

• Applied pressure swing to separate the azeotrope between bioethanol and butyraldehyde in distillation system design.

• Used Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) for the economic analysis of 10-year plant lifespan. 2,6-Xylenol Chemical Plant Design Spring, 2018

Santa Barbara, CA

• Used reaction kinetics of Packed Bed Reactor and mass balances in Matlab to simulate the production of starting material (2,6-xylenol) for polyphenylene oxide (PPO).

• Used process control to monitor and adjust the physical conditions based on simulation results, and applied heat transfer to accomplish heat integration for the proposed design.

• Applied DCF and related economic parameters to evaluate the profits of proposed design. TECHNICAL SKILLS

Computer: Aspen Plus, Aspen HYSYS, Matlab, Mathematica, C\C++, Microsoft Office series Language: Proficiency in Chinese and English


Teaching Assistant January 2014-June 2016

Tutored intermediate-level Chinese class in PCC.

Volunteer Chairman January 2014- June 2016

Organized volunteering activities of Global Club in Eugene Field Elementary School. AWARDS AND HONOR

• Dean’s Honor, PCC Fall 2013-Spring 2016

• Honors Extraordinary in Physics and Mathematics, PCC April, 2016

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