Kun Liu

Research Specialist

Department of Chemistry

Missouri University of Science and Technology

liuku@mst.edu

 

 

Work Experience

§  Research Specialist, 03/2012–Present

Department of Chemistry

Center for Single Nanoparticle, Single Cell, and Single Molecule Monitoring (since 10/2014)

Missouri University of Science and Technology

§  Technician, 11/2011-02/2012

Department of Chemistry

Missouri University of Science and Technology

§  Chemical Technician, 09/2006-05/2008

      LeMetrix Solutions, LLC, Rolla, MO                                                                               

§  Chemistry Teacher, 01/1988-09/1998

Nanchong School, China

§  Chemical Technician, 06/1983-01/1988

Sichuang Petroleum Administration, China                    

 

Education

§  Three-year college diploma, 1992

Chemistry, Sichuan Normal University, China

§  Two-year college diploma, 1983

Petroleum and Chemical Engineering, Chongqing Petroleum College, China

 

Certificate

§  Computer Programing, Sichuang Petroleum Administration, China, 1986

§  Petroleum Drilling Technology, Eastern Petroleum University, China, 1984

 

Research with Instrumentation

§  Elan DRC-e ICP-MS

§  NexIon 300D ICP-MS

§  Optima 2000 DV ICP-OES

§  Dionex DX-120 Ion Chromatograph

§  Dionex DX-600 Ion Chromatograph

§  Analyst 600 Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption

§  7890 GC

§  Flame Atomic Absorption Spectrometry

§  Multiwave 3000 microwave

 

Awards

§  Outstanding Teacher Award, Sichuang Petroleum Administration, China, 1997

§  Second-Prize Award, Chemistry Education Council, Sichuan Province, China, 1997

§  Woman of the Year award, Sichuang Petroleum Administration, China, 1996

§  Energy Conservation Award, Sichuang Petroleum Administration, China, 1994

§  Excellent Graduate Award, Sichuan Normal University, 1992

 

Publications

Journal

§  Dan Y., Zimmerman, C., Liu, K., Shi, H., and Wang, J., “Increased Leaching of As, Se, Mo, and V from High Calcium Coal Ash Containing Trona Reaction Products,” Energy Fuels, 2013, 27 (3), pp 1531–1537.

 

Conference

§  Wang, J., Dan, Y., Zimmerman, C., Liu, K., and Shi, H., “Effect of Trona on the Leaching of As, Se, Mo, and V from Class C Coal Ash,” the 29th Annual international Pittsburgh Coal Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, USA. October 2012.

 

Presentation

§  Yang, Q., Shi, S., Lin, T.-S., Liu, K., Bai, B., Shi, H., Ma, Y., “Systematic Mechanism Study of Cytotoxicity Variation between Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles and Free Zinc Ions,” 2014 Pittcon Conference, March 2 – 6, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

§  Shi, H., West, D., Mu, R., Wu, Q., Donovan, A., Xue, R., Dan, Y., Liu, K., Ma, Y., Adams, C.D., Eichholz, T., Timmons, T., “Water Quality Characterization at Each Drinking Water Treatment Step for High Ammonia Groundwater System,” the 2014 Joint Conference of the Missouri Water Environment Association (MWEA) and the Missouri Section of the American Water Works Association (MO-AWWA), March 30-April 2, 2014, Tan-Tar-A, Osage Beach, MO.

§  Shi, H., West, D., Mu, R., Wu, Q., Donovan, A., Xue, R., Dan, Y., Liu, K., Ma, Y., Adams, C.C., Eichholz, T., “Water Quality Characterization at Each Drinking Water Treatment Step for High Ammonia Groundwater,” 247th ACS National Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 16-20, 2014.

 

Poster

§  Chen, S., Yang, Q., Shi, H., Brow, K., Brow, R.K., Liu, K., Ma, Y., “Mechanism Study of Wound-Healing Capability of Bioactive Borate Nanofibers Using an in vitro Dynamic Model System,” 2014 Pittcon Conference, March 2 – 6, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

 

Software

§  Microsoft Office