Professor
Resume
Prof. Xiao

Address: School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing National Laboratory of Microstructures, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, P.R. China
Email:
Tel: +86 (025) 83621001








Education
  • 1996-1999: Research and Teaching Assistant / PhD candidate in Prof. N.D. Spencer and Prof. Marcus Textor's group, Department of Materials, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETHZ).
    Conducted research on surface chemistry and biomaterials. The title of my Ph.D. thesis was "Tailored Organic Thin Films on Gold and Titanium: peptide-grafting, protein resistance and physical characterization".

  • 1985-1988: Research assistant / Master's student at Fudan University, Shanghai, China.
    Conducted research on organic synthesis, separation, and analysis, with a focus on developing new organic synthesis technologies. The title of the M.S. thesis was "Synthesis of alantalactone and its Diels-Alder reactions with conjugated dienes".

  • B.Sc. degree in Chemistry, 1985, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Work/Research Experience
  • 2002.12~present: Professor at the School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University.
    Research on surface chemistry of silicon for biochips and biomedical applications and DNA nanotechnology

  • 2001~2002: Research Scientist at Fluidigm Corporation.
    Did research on PDMS microfluidic biochips

  • 2000-2001: Postdoctoral Associate in Prof. Wei-Shou Hu's group (Chemical Engineering) and Research Associate in Profs. Richard Kiehl and Karin Musier-Forsynth's group (Electrical Engineering), University of Minnesota.
    Conducted research on self-assembly of Au-nanoparticles as potential nano-circuits by means of DNA crystal scaffolding

  • 1995: Research Assistant at Neu-Technikum Buchs, Switzerland.
    Conducted research on microelectronic mechanical systems (MEMS) and biosensors, including microelectronic technology for fabricating micro-fluidic devices such as micro-pumps and biosensors. Mastered hands-on skills in clean rooms such as photolithograph, coating, etching, and assembling.

  • 1988-1995: Lecturer assistant (88-89), Lecturer (90-94) and associate professor (95) at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing, China.
    Conducted research on organized organic thin films by means of the Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) and self-assembly technologies.

Awards
  • Excellent Young Teacher Scholarship of Jiangsu Qing-Lan Engineering, 2006
  • Sino-Swiss Scientific Research Fellowship, 2006

PhD Students
Name: Xin Guo
Time: 2010.09~Now
E-mail: guoxnju@gmail.com
Research Area:
  1. Light controlled to synthesize DNA
  2. Patterning of Silicon Surface
Name: Chuan Jiang
Time: 2010.09~Now
E-mail: jiangchuansama@gmail.com
Research Area:
  • Surface modification and molecular chip
Name: Meng Wang
Time: 2014.09~Now
E-mail: mwang@smail.nju.edu.cn
Research Area:
    DNA Self-assembly.
Name: Afshan Noshin
Time: 2013.09~Now
E-mail: nosh.chem@yahoo.com
Research Area:
    DNA Self-assembly.
Name: Faran Ashtaf
Time: 2015.09~Now
E-mail: faaraanashraf@yahoo.com
Research Area:
    DNA self-assembly and application of DNA nanotechnology in nanomedicine.

Alumni
  • Professor McArthur Sally, visiting professor, 2011.

  • Tobias E. Bauert, visiting MSc student from ETHZ, 2006.

  • Cheng Song, Graduated in 2005 with PhD degree, Currently in College of chemistry and chemical engineering, Jiangxi Normal University.

  • Shuai Wei, Graduated in 2005 with M.Sc degree.

  • Bing Xia, Graduated in 2006 with PhD degree, Currently in Nanjing Forestry University.

  • Dong-Jie Guo, Graduated in 2006 with PhD degree, Currently professor of Zhenzhou University of Light Industry.

  • Xiao-Peng Liu, Graduated in 2006 with M.Sc degree.

  • Ya-Qing Chen, Graduated in 2007 with PhD degree, Currently in Nanjing University Of Aeronautics And Astronautics.

  • Hong-Bo Liu, Graduated in 2008 with PhD degree.

  • Jie Chao, Graduated in 2008 with PhD degree, Currently associate research fellow of Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics,Chinese Academy of Sciences.

  • Zeng-Zai Chen, Graduated in 2008 with M.Sc degree, Currently Group Leader in Quaker Chemistry (China).

  • Jia Pei, Graduated in 2008 with M.Sc degree.

  • Jing Wang, Graduated in 2009 with PhD degree, Currently in Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems,Chinese Academy of Sciences.

  • Peng-Feng Guo, Graduated in 2009 with PhD degree, Currently in Guangdong Pharmaceutical University.

  • Wen-Yi Huang, Graduated in 2009 with PhD degree, Currently in Guangxi University.

  • Ling Chen, Graduated in 2009 with M.Sc. degree, Currently village official in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province.

  • Ning Xu, Graduated in 2009 with M.Sc. degree, Currently as director of QA in Yangtze River Pharmaceutical Group.

  • Hong-Fang Li, Graduated in 2010 with M.Sc. degree, Currently in Sinopec Yizheng Chemical Fibre Company Limited(YCF).

  • Huan-Mei Han, Graduated in 2010 with PhD degree, Currently in Jinan Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau.

  • Xiang Liu, Graduated in 2010 with PhD degree, Currently in Anhui University of Technology.

  • Fei Bu, Graduated in 2010 with M.Sc degree.

  • Hong Yan, Graduated in 2011 with PhD degree, Currently in Sweden Lund University.

  • Xiao-Hui Zhou, Graduated in 2011 with M.Sc. degree, Currently Chemistry Teacher in Liao Cheng Dong Chang Middle School in Shandong Province.

  • Xue-Mei Jia, Graduated in 2012 with M.Sc. degree, Currently Engaged in environmental research and testing in Changzhou Academy of Environmental Science.

  • Cui-E Wang, Graduated in 2012 with PhD degree, Currently in Anhui Polytechnic University.

  • Hong-Ning Zheng, Graduated in 2014 with PhD degree, Currently in Jiangnan University.

  • Yin-Zhou Ma, Graduated in 2014 with PhD degree

  • Bo Kou, Graduated in 2014 with PhD degree

  • Xiao-Bin Lu, Graduated in 2015 with PhD degree

  • Qin Yan, Graduated in 2015 with PhD degree


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