Huiyong Li

Huiyong Li

Graduate student


  • B.S. Chemical Engineering
    Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
  • B.Eng. Energy Engineering and Automation
    South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
  • M.S. Chemical Engineering
    Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA

Research Focus

  • Mechano-chemical correlations in plant cell walls, novel production of cellulose-soy protein and model cell wall nanocomposites, mechano-chemical changes in the extracellular matrices of hepatic stellate cells in response to the stiffness of synthetic scaffolds, and tension wood formation