Ruiqi Hu
Materials Science & Engineering
Advised by Anderson Janotti

Interview submitted in Fall 2021.

CHARM Interviewer (CI): In technical language, what is the research you do here at CHARM?

Ruiqi Hu (RH): Density functional theory and tight-binding calculations for the properties of the heterovalent interfaces and nanoparticles.

CI: What is a skill you would like to build on while being a part of CHARM?

RH: Activity planning and arrangement. I’m happy to join the organization of events in CHARM!

CI: What’s your favorite part of being with CHARM?

RH: Good collaborations between different research groups.

CI: Are there any other student/campus organizations you belong to?

RH: I am a part of EmPOWER.

CI: What do you enjoy doing on your downtime outside of the lab?

RH: I like playing the piano.