Haiyan Xu

International Visiting Students
From Nanjing University, China


Haiyan Xu is a summer intern in Photonics Workshop in 2017 at KAUST. She comes from Nanjing in China. She is now a postgraduate student in Nanjing University, China. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Chemistry (Nanjing Tech University, 2015) and she will get her Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering in 2018 (Nanjing University).

Research Interests

Haiyan is interested in Visible Light Communications, water splitting and Li-Fi.


  • First-class Prize in Academic Scholarship (NJU, 2015).
  • Second-class Prize in Academic Scholarship (NJU, 2016).
  • 2015 Outstanding Graduate (200/6000+, NJTECH, 2015).
  • National Encouragement Scholarship (2012, 2013, 2014, NJTECH).
  • Second-class Scholarship of School (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, NJTECH).
  • “Triple Goods” Student (2013, 2014, NJTECH).
  • Outstanding Student Leader (2012, 2013, NJTECH).