You-Rong Frank Wang 王有容


“Chaotic Good.”

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


SKILLS & Interests

Scientific Computing with Python and MATLAB.

Graphic Design, Interactive Visualisation and CAD.

Multimedia Production (Camerawork, Filmmaking, and Digital Music)

Travel Photography

Creative writing


Select Awards and Accomplishments

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 Semifinalist, University of Auckland, 2017.

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

Honours Board Scholar, Auckland Grammar School, 2015.