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Li-Heng Cai (蔡历恒)
Postdoctoral Fellow 
Advisor: Prof. David A. Weitz

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138

Curriculum Vitae: [pdf]
Email: liheng[dot]cai[at]gmail[dot]com


Education

    Ph.D. in Applied Sciences and Engineering, May 2012
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Dissertation: Structure and Function of Airway Surface Layer of the Human Lungs 
                  & Mobility of Probe Particles in Complex Fluids
    Advisor: Michael Rubinstein

    B.S. in Physics, July 2006
    Lanzhou University, China
    Graduated with honors
    Advisors: Fa-Shen Li & De-Sheng Xue


Currently I am postdoctoral fellow working Prof. David A. Weitz in School of Applied Science and Engineering at Harvard University.

I obtained my Ph.D. with Prof. Michael Rubinstein in Department of Chemistry at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in May, 2012. After that I spent one year as a postdoctoral researcher in Rubinstein Lab.

I research in microfluidics, cell mechanics, bio-gels, polymeric materials, and polymer physics.