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About Candidate

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Education

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B.S. in Chemistry 2023
San Francisco State University

B.S. in Chemistry with Minor Dean's List Latinos In Tech Scholarship Recipient

Work & Experience

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Student Research Assistant, Qiu Group January 2023 - January 2024
San Francisco State University

Project: Plasmon Mediated Electrocatalytic Oxidation Reactions • Materials synthesis and preparation: electrode fabrication, electrodeposition of nickel-hydroxide nanoparticles on conductive substrates • Electrochemical and (photo)electrochemical measurements: performing cyclic voltammetry, chronoamperometry and chronopotentiometry under different illumination conditions (with LED lights and solar simulators) • Molecular spectroscopy: utilizing conformal Raman spectrometer to understand the vibrational modes of molecules on electrode surfaces • Data analysis: Plotting and analyzing data with Python

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Chemistry Lab Stockroom Assistant January 2023 - June 2023
San Francisco State University

• Sanitization and preparation of lab material, proper chemical storage and clean-up and disposal of volatile chemicals and hazardous waste • Aided staff, department, instructors revising protocols to improve efficiency of experiments and aided students with material needs • Performed maintenance and qualification procedures on laboratory equipment to ensure high experimental accuracy and troubleshooting of computational instruments and experimental issues • Inventory of materials within the stockroom and labs weekly with documentation through Microsoft Excel

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Chemistry Lecture Learning Assistant January 2023 - June 2023
San Francisco State University

General Chemistry I Learning Assistant • Assisting in the delivery of lectures and other course materials • Holding review sessions to provide additional support to students • Providing individualized feedback to students on their progress and performance • Communicating with students and faculty in a professional and respectful manner

Awards

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Latinos In Tech Scholarship Recipient 2022-2023, 2023-2024
Scholarship for Students who are Latino/a in the Bay Area attending a 4-year university majoring in a Technology or STEM field who express academic excellence and financial need.