Perry Research Group
Xianci Zeng

Xianci Zeng (she/her)

PhD Student


Office Address:

N560 Life Sciences Laboratory
240 Thatcher Road
Amherst, MA 01003

Mailing Address:

159 Goessmann Laboratory
686 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003

Biographical Statement

Xianci Zeng is studying sequence effects in complex coacervation with a goal of encapsulating and stabilizing biologic materials.


  1. P.U. Joshi, C. Decker, X. Zeng, A. Sathyavageeswaran, S.L. Perry, C.L. Heldt, "Design Rules for the Sequestration of Viruses into Polypeptide Complex Coacervates," Biomacromolecules, (2024), 25(2), 741-753.[PDF]

Honors and Awards

2021 Department of Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Travel Award