Ruochen  

Ruochen Liu

Carnegie Mellon University
Department of Chemical Engineering
Doherty Hall, Room 3112
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-268-3039
ruochenl@andrew.cmu.edu

Research Interests

My current interests are mainly on the combination of experimental and computational approaches to investigate physical, chemical and biological phenomena.

Education
2009 – 2011 M. Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
2003 – 2007   B. Sc. in Chemistry, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Publications

Journal papers

  1. Ruochen Liu, Xuemei Bai, Zhanbin Zhang, Guofu Zi, Efficient asymmetric addition of diethylzinc to aldehydes using 3-hydroxyazetidine derivatives as chiral ligands, Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2008,22, 671-675. [link]
  2. Zhanbin Zhang, Xuemei Bai, Ruochen Liu, Guofu Zi, Synthesis of new chiral cis-3-aminoazetidines and their use in catalytic asymmetric reactions, Inorganica Chimica Acta, 2009, 362,1687-1691. [link]
  3. Ruochen Liu, Zhengping Liu, Polythiophene: Synthesis in Aqueous Medium and Morphology-Controlled Characterization, Chinese Science Bulletin, 2009, 54, 2018-2021.[link]

Conference Proceedings

  1. Ruochen Liu, German Oliveros, Seetharaman Sridhar and B. Erik Ydstie, Multi-scale Modeling of a Silicon Solar Wafer Manufacturing Process, 21st European Symposium on Computer-Aided Process Engineering, 2011, accepted.
  2. Ruochen Liu, Linxin Cai, Hongyu Li, Zhengping Liu*, “Synthesis of Thiophene in the Aqueous Solutions,” A-P-170, 2007’ Polymer Symposium of China, Chengdu, China, October 9-13, 2007.

Patent

  1. Zhengping Liu, and Ruochen Liu, Synthesis of Thiophene in Aqueous Medium [P], Chinese Patent, Application No.: 200810005606.9.