Education: Tatung University, Taiwan, BS and MS in Bioengineering I am currently a Ph.D. student in Computer Science Department, University Of Massachusetts Lowell Text Machine Lab Advisor: Dr. Anna Rumshisky
Master Thesis: Title: Heterologous expression of a D-amino acid oxidase gene from Candida boidinii in Escherichia coli Contents: 1. Cloning of D-amino acid oxidase (DAO) gene from Candida boidinii. 2. Insertion of DAO gene into the expression vector pET-23am for the heterologous expression in E. coli strain BL-21(DE3). 3. Optimization the expression of DAO in E. coli by adjusting culture conditions. 4. Biochemical characterization of DAO.
Work Experience: VAST Challenge 2011 WEAVE (Web-based Analysis and Visualization Environment) Knowledge Evolution Project