Mr. President, Members of the society, and guests:

It is a great honor to be the recipient of this year’s MSA award. It has been a long journey for me from a high school graduate in China who spoke no English to a young scientist recognized by my good friends and colleagues of the MSA. I could not have completed this journey without the help of many distinguished scientists and the opportunities created for me at different times and places.

The year I graduated from high school was the second year after the reform of the Chinese education system that...

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