Qiong Lei

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests

My research interests at KAUST include the mechanism study and catalysis design for the electrochemical reduction of carbon dioxide

Selected Publications

​Enrichment of omega-3 fatty acids in cod liver oil via alternate solvent winterization and enzymatic interesterification

Q. Lei, S. Ba, H. Zhang, Y. Wei, J. Y. Lee, T. Li

Food Chemistry, 199, 364, (2016)


Functional monoesters of jojoba oil can be produced by enzymatic interesterification: Reaction analysis and structural characterization

Q. Lei, T. Li

European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology, 117, 630, (2015)


Design and synthesis of 1, 3-dicapryloyl-2-acetylglycerol as molecular probe for triacylglycerol metabolism study

Q. Lei, W. L. Lee, T. Li

European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology, 115, 232, (2013)


Ph.D., Chemistry, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2011-2015

B.S., Chemistry, Nankai University, China, 2007-2011

Professional Profile

Postdoctoral Fellow, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Current

Postdoctoral Fellow, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2015-2016

KAUST Affiliations