Xinyi Zhou

Senior Research Associate

Xinyi works as a Senior Research Associate in the Fermentation and Recovery team at ABPDU. She focuses on process optimization for biofuels and bioproducts in a variety of bacterial or yeast expression hosts. Within her current role, she is responsible as an assistant with biofuel production from research scale to pre-industry scale and also with data analysis. Prior to joining the team, Xinyi was a researcher in the Neuroscience lab at Columbia University, where she studied the function of SCN and the other hormone infection in the human body inside that region.


  • BS in Biomedical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology.
  • MS in Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University

Professional Experience

  • Research Assistant, Huazhong University of Science and Technology 
  • Employee, Institute of Neuroscience, China Academy of Science
  • Student Research Assistant, Columbia University