### Employment:

Aug 2017 - Present | Benjamin Peirce Fellow, Harvard University |

Sept 2016 - July 2017 | Member, Institute for Advanced Study |

### Education:

2010 - 2016 | PhD, University of California, San Diego |

Advisor: Mark Gross | |

2014 - 2016 | Visiting graduate student, University of Cambridge |

### Award:

2016 - 2018 | Croucher Foundation, Honorary Fellowship |

April, 2013 | International Graduate Student Award, University of California, San Diego |

June, 2010 | Epsilon Fund Award, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology |

Nov 2008 | Dean honor list of Science Faculty, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

Apr 2008 | Dr. Chao Yong Chi-hsing Mathematics Scholarship, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

Apr 2007 | Dr. Chao Yong Chi-hsing Mathematics Scholarship, Chinese University of Hong Kong |

### Publications:

- Tropical techniques in cluster theory and enumerative geometry PhD thesis
- (joint with Mark Gross, Greg Muller, Gregg Musiker, Dylan Rupel, Salvature Stella, Harold Williams)The greedy basis equals the theta basis arXiv:1508.01404 (Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A, 145, 150-171)
- (joint with Lorenzo Fantini, Jennifer Park, Martin Ulirsch) Faithful Realizability of Tropical Curves arXiv:1410.4152 (International Mathematics Research Notices, 2016(15), 4706-4727)
- (joint with Christian Ikenmeyer, Sevak Mrchtkyan) Symmetrizing Tableaux and the 5th case of the Foulkes Conjecture (arXiv:1509.03944) (Journal of Symbolic Computation, 80, 833-843)
- (joint with Nolan Wallach) Ricci flow and curvature on the variety of flags on the two dimensional projective space over the complexes, quaternions and the octonions - arXiv:1206.2596 (Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 143 (2015), 369-378)
- (under supervision of Jing-Song Huang) The model orbit in G_2 - Master thesis

### Talks given: (Selected)

May, 2017 | Mirror Symmetry Conference for Young Mathematicians, University of Michigan |

Apr, 2017 | Maurice Auslander Distinguished Lectures and International Conference 2017 |

Feb, 2017 | Cluster Algebras and Log GW Invariants in GS program, Korea Institute for Advanced Study |

Jan, 2017 | Workshop on Homological Mirror Symmetry, University of Miami |

Aug, 2016 | Max Planck Institute for Mathematics |

May, 2016 | Wall-crossing and quiver varieties, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne |

May, 2016 | Quivers and Bipartite Graphs: Physics and Mathematics, Notre Dame Global Gateway Centre |

Jan, 2016 | Pure Mathematics Research Seminar, University of East Anglia |

Dec, 2015 | National Taiwan University |

Nov, 2015 | Algebraic Geometry Seminar, University of Pavia |

Aug, 2015 | Algebraic Geometry Seminar, KU Leuven |

May, 2015 | Deformation Theory, Homological Mirror Symmetry and Noncommutative Geometry, Universty of Copenhagen |

Dec, 2014 | Conference on Strings, Quivers and Cluster Algebras in Mathematical Physics in Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS) |

Nov, 2014 | More Algebraic Geometry at Imperial College seminar (MAGIC), UK |

Nov, 2014 | Geometry Tea, University of Cambridge, UK |

Oct, 2014 | Workshohp on Cluster Algebras and Preprojective Algebras, Cardiff University, UK |

July, 2014 | Enrichment Programmme for Young Mathematics Talents - Ricci Flow, Wallach Spaces and High School Calculus |

June, 2014 | Mathematics Research Communities - Cluster Algebras |

Jan, 2014 | Algebraic and Tropical Geometry Seminar, Yale University |

Dec, 2013 | The Institute of Mathematics Sciences, CUHK |

Oct, 2013 | Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences |

June 2013 | MIT-RTG Mirror Symmetry Workshop |

Apr 2013 | Women in Mathematics Symposium, UCSD |

Mar 2013 | Geometry seminar, Texas A&M University |

### Teaching:

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### Outreach:

2015-2016 | Webmaster of Emmy Noether Society in University of Cambridge |

2014-2015 | Society Secretary of Emmy Noether Society in University of Cambridge |

2013-2014 | Treasurer of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) in UCSD |

2012-2014 | Mentor in Graduate Undergraduate Learning Program, UCSD (supervising 4 math. undergraduate on 2 projects) |

April, 2013 | Organizer of Undergraduate Math. Day in UCSD |

Spring, 2013 | Organizer of a mathematics booth in San Diego Science Festival |

Mar, 2013 | Volunteer in UC San Diego Women's Conference |

Fall 2012 | Organizer of Women in Mathematics luncheon in UCSD |

Fall 2011 | International Student Ambassador in the 2011 New Teaching Assistant Training in UCSD |

Fall 2011 | Mentor in Expanding Your Horizons held in San Diego |

Dec 2006 | Voluntary Teaching in Guizhou, China |

Summer 2006 | Organizing Committee member of The Sport Day for Learning Disabled 2006 (was awarded Silver Award for Volunteer Service by Volunteer Movement, Hong Kong) |

### Conference attended (selected):

Jan 2017 | Stability conditions, DT-invariants and cluster varieties, University of Sheffield |

Aug 2016 | Combinatorial Algebraic Geometry, Fields Institute |

Mar 2016 | Cluster algebras and wall-crossing, Mathematical Sciences Research Institutey |

Mar 2016 | Conference on Mirror Symmetry and Wall-Crossing, UC Berkeley |

June 2015 | Sage Days 64.5: Cluster Algebras - IMA, University of Minnesota |

March 2015 | Cluster algebras and integrable systems - Durham University |

June 2014 | Nordfjordeid Summer school 2014: Toric degenerations and mirror symmetry; Sophus Lie Centre |

June 2014 | Cluster Algebra; Mathematics Research Communities |

Oct 2013 | Workshop on Enumerative geometry and Calabi-Yau varieties; Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences |

Aug 2013 | Introductory summer school on Calabi-Yau varieties; Arithmetic, Geometry and Physics; Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences |

June 2013 | Tropical and Nonarchimedean Analytic Geometry; Mathematics Research Communities |

May 2013 | 2013 MIT-RTG Mirror Symmetry Workshop |

Apr 2013 | 1st Women in Mathematics in Southern California Symposium 2013 |

Feb 2013 | Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium |

Aug 2012 | Joint Introductory Workshop: Cluster Algebras and Commutative Algebra Connections For Women: Joint Workshop on Commutative Algebra and Cluster Algebras by Mathematical Sciences Research Institute |

June 2012 | Geometry and Representation Theory Related to Geometric Complexity and Other Variants of P v. NP ; Mathematics Research Communities |

July 2011 | Toric Varieties in Cortona; MSRI |

Mar 2011 | Lie Theory and Its Applications Conference in Honor of Nolan Wallach |

June 2009 | 2009 Nankai University summer school on Representation Theory and Harmonic Analysis |

June 2008 | 2008 Nankai University summer school on Representation Theory and Harmonic Analysis |

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