About Site



Welcome to my scientific art studio! My name is Hechen Bao. Before you start exploring this site, let me briefly introduce who I am, and what this site is for.

Few facts about me:

  1. I love scientific research.
  2. I love animals.
  3. I love arts.
  4. I earned my PhD in biology from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
  5. I’m now working as a postdoc associate at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  6. My research area is neuroscience. More specifically “adult hippocampal neurogenesis”.

So, if you’re interested in scientific research, or share the same passion for life and arts, then you’re at the right place!

What you’ll get here:

  1. My most updated research findings.
  2. My original art work inspired from life and scientific work (sketch, painting, photography, or even music).
  3. The passion of exploring and creation.
  4. I’m also open to collaborate with people who appreciate my research and arts. Feel free to contact me.

life science art

Wondering what those words are ?? They are Elvish characters meaning:

“Life”, “Science” & “Art”

Welcome to my studio!