Shufan Yang was born in ZhangZhou city, China, in 1997. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from ShanDong Normal University, China. During the second year and third year of her undergraduate study, she was supervised by associate prof. Gang Li in ShanDong Normal University, focusing on organic photoelectric materials and Organic Pyran-Annulated Perylene Diimides derivatives. In the forth year, she worked on the synthesis of organic photovoltaic materials, which were used in organic solar cells, In September 2019, she started her MPhil(master of philosophy) in Cardiff, doing the research of tailoring molecular functions by boron-nitrogen doping of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.