Rong received his B.S. degree from Peking University, China in 2010. He received his PhD from MIT in 2015 where he developed copper-catalyzed asymmetric alkene radical functionalization reactions in the group of Prof. Steve Buchwald. Rong joined the Swager group in 2015 where he is currently investigating chemical-reponsive polymers.
Personal website: http://rongzhu.mit.edu