Yourong Frank Wang 王有容

Email Address: fw@ftdsci.com

Department of Physics, The University of Auckland, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

“Student in Mathematical Physics with problem-solving and communication skills. Looking for a place in STEM research and industries.”


WORK EXPERIENCE


Advanced Physics Lab Demonstrator and Graduate Teaching Assistant, Univ. of Auckland
— March 2019 – Present

I work with departmental staff and a few other graduate students to help in the organisation and demonstration for Physics 390 – Experimental Physics.

Undergraduate Research Student, Univ. of Auckland — July 2018 – March 2019

I am studying the behaviours of triangular billiard systems as a summer research project under Prof H. M. Osinga.

Departmental Physics Tutor, UC Berkeley — January 2018 – May 2018

Provided assignment guidance and other course-related services to students taking Physics 7A/B at UC Berkeley while on exchange.

Undergraduate Research Apprentice, UC Berkeley — September 2017 – December 2017

Learned and performed data analysis tasks for a Berkeley cosmology group. Side projects involved various outreach events and result analysis duties.

Undergraduate Researcher, Univ. of Auckland — December 2016 – February 2017

Over the summer at Dept. of Chemistry, I was introduced to simple DFT (Discrete Field Theory) and practised organic synthesis under Dr D. Ware.



EDUCATION


University of Auckland — B.Sc.(Hons), February 2016 – November 2019

UC Berkeley — Non-degree Exchange, August 2017 – May 2018

Auckland Grammar School — NZQA Outstanding Scholar, August 2014 – October 2015


NOTABLE UNDERGRADUATE COURSES

UC BERKELEY

GPA 3.9/4.0

Classical Mechanics, Physics 105

Particle Physics, Physics 129

Statistical and Thermal Physics, Physics 112

General Relativity, Physics 139

Advanced Dynamics, Physics 205B

Honors Complex Analysis, Maths H185

Classical Geometry, Math 130

THE UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND

GPA 8.8/9.0

Electromagnetism, PHYS 202

Modern Physics, PHYS 251

Quantum Mechanics, PHYS 335

Advanced Quantum Mechanics, PHYS 703

Stochastic Processes, STATS 325

Applied Algebra, MATH 328

Advanced Numerical Analysis, MATH 770

Advanced PDEs, MATH 763

Critical Thinking, PHIL 105

Cellular & Molecular Biology, BIOSCI 201



SKILLS AND INTERESTS


Physics …
STEM Outreach
Tutoring
Creative Writing
Scientific Computing with Python and MATLAB
Interactive Visualisation 

Graphic Design

CAD

Virtual scenic design and prop modelling

TrackMania

LUA

Multimedia Production 

Landscape Photography

Portrait Photography

Filmmaking

Digital Music

Hiking, perhaps


ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND HONOURS


The University of Auckland Senior Scholar Award, Graduating student with highest GPA, 2019

Featured Speaker, Science Students Association Student Research Symposium, 2019.

2nd Place, Auckland Programme for Space Systems (APSS) ChipSAT Hackathon.

Department of Physics Scholarships, University of Auckland, 2019.

Kalman Student Scholarship, 2019.

University of Auckland Postgraduate Scholarship, 2019.

Department of Physics Scholarships, University of Auckland, 2017.

Makerspace Featured Project, University of Auckland Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 2018.

Poetry-Slam Finalist, University of Auckland, 2017.

New Zealand Outstanding Scholar – New Zealand Qualification Authority, 2016.

Honours Board Scholar, Auckland Grammar School, 2015.