About Me

I am a Data Scientist and Cleantech Enthusiast with a background in materials science. I have a strong passion for technologies benefiting the environment and humanity. In my previous life, I was involved in clean energy technology focused experimental research projects involving semiconductors, batteries, and fuel cells. I intend to combine my data science skills and my domain knowledge from my engineering education in order to contribute positively to society.

I have excellent analysis and research skills developed through data science and engineering projects utilizing a broad range of tools and methods, including but not limited to:

Python, MATLAB, SQL, NoSQL, supervised and unsupervised learning algorithms


Northwestern University

M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, December 2016

Thesis: Atomic Layer Deposition to Minimize Surface Segregation and Particle Coarsening in Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Cathodes

B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, June 2015

Contact Me

Email: kzhao682@gmail.com

Linkedin: kevinyzhao

Github: kzhao682