Di Chai is currently pursuing his Ph.D. degree in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department at the University of Kansas. He received his B.S. degree in Petroleum Engineering from China University of Petroleum and M.S. in Petroleum Engineering from University of Southern California. His research interest is in the characterization of shale gas transport in nano-scale porous media under the supervision of Dr. Xiaoli (Laura) Li. In the spare time, he likes to work out in the gym and play guitar.