Victor Duan
Victor Duan
Year: JR
Hometown: Darien, IL
High School: Illinois Math and Science Acad.
Event: Sprints

As a Sophomore (2013): 

Top 100 meter time as the SCIAC Championships (12.00) ... Just missed a PR in the 200 meter with a time of 24.83 at the season ending event league championships

As a First-Year (2012): 

Ran the third fastest time in the 100 meter (12.12) and 200 meter (24.80) for Caltech ... Member of top 4x100 relay team that posted a season best time of 45.13

High School: 

Ran track and field his last three years in HS ... Ran the sprints for head coach Robb Gill ... Swam breaststroke his senior year


Personal: 

Computer Science major ... Came to Caltech because it allows the top students and professors to work together and make the world better ... Captain of HS chess team ... Lists best athletic achievement as winning his heat at sectional in the 4x200 race ... Favorite team is the Chicago Bulls with Derek Rose being his favorite athlete ... Did research project that developed a method of cluster genomes (DNA) into animal types using nucleotide base power spectrum techniques and anaysis ... Son of Jiagiao and Yang Xiang ... Has one sister - Jessica