Hi! You’ve found Tien Nguyen’s web portfolio. She’s currently a science reporter for Chemical & Engineering News covering organic/medicinal chemistry and more. She has previously written about the physical sciences, energy and the environment for Princeton University, VICE News, Scientific American, Mentalfloss.com, New Scientist, TED-Ed and ACS Reactions.
She delights in the challenge of explaining the complex science behind everyday life. Now a reformed chemist, she first got hooked on science communication while completing a PhD in organic chemistry. In 2014, she dove into the writing world as a BWF Fellow for The Open Notebook and as a communications specialist for Princeton’s Department of Chemistry. She’s based in DC. For a complete resume, visit her LinkedIn page. Contact her through Twitter @mustlovescience or email at t_nguyen at acs dot org.