Weiyi Pan earned his Master of Science degree at Peking University in 2017 and a Bachelor’s degree at China University of Science and Technology (Beijing) in 2014. In 2017, he joined the McKelvey School of Engineering’s Energy, Environmental & Chemical Engineering Ph.D. program at Washington University in St. Louis. His research interests cover diverse aspects of environmental science and engineering related to drinking water issues in the United States including lead corrosion products formation and interfacial reactions, lead exposure quantification method, and the design of sustainable materials for point-of-use lead removal from tap water.
Weiyi will serve as the chair of the student committee for the 2021 Association of Environmental Engineering and Science Professors (AEESP) Research and Education Conference. He has a strong inclination toward academia after graduation.