Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Department of Chemical Engineering

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Kunshan Sun

Kunshan Sun
Post-doctoral Associate

Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park. (2009)
M.Sc. in Chemical and Pharmaceutical Engineering, Singapore-MIT Alliance,
NUS (2005)
M.Sc. in Biochemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China (2002)
B.S.   in Biochemical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China (1999)

Research Summary:
Janus-particle preparation and application.

Work Experience:
Research Engineer, Shanghai Huaxin High Biotech. Inc., Shanghai, China

*Kunshan Sun*, Rakesh Kumar, Daniel E. Falvey, Srinivasa R. Raghavan.
“Photogelling colloidal dispersions based on light-activated assembly of
nanoparticles.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2009, 131,

Jane Emerson, Srinivasa R. Raghavan, *Kunshan Sun*. “Polymers for Use in
Centrifugal Separation of Liquids” US Patent Published US 2009/0139937 A1,
World Patent Application filed (2008).
*Kunshan Sun*, Rakesh Kumar, Srinivasa R. Raghavan. “Photogelling fluids
based on light-activated assembly of nanoparticles”, US Provisional Patent
Application filed (2008).




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