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Dr. Yong Liu

Associate Director
Institute of Advanced Materials for Nano-Bio Applications, Wenzhou Medical College
Vision Research Centre, 270 Xueyuan Xi Road, Wenzhou City, Zhejiang Province

Brief Biography:

Prof. Yong Liu joined WenzhouMedicalCollegein 2009 as the Associate Director in Instituteof Advanced Materials for Nano-Bio Applications. He received his PhD degree from ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES), Intelligent Polymer Research Institute (IPRI), University of Wollongong, Australia. He was an Associate Fellow in ACES, IPRI from 2007 to 2008. Thereafter, he worked as a postdoctoral scientist in Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at University of Dayton, USA. He has published over 20 scientific papers in famous peer-refereed journals e.g. Adv. Mater., J. Am. Chem. Soc., Energy Environ. Sci., ACS Nano, Chem. Commun. and Chem. Mater. He has received “2010 Qianjiang Distinguished Professor of Zhejiang Province” and “2007 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad”. Presently he is the principal investigator in 7 projects including National Nature Scientific Foundation of China, The Key Project of Chinese Ministry of Education and PhD Programs Foundation of Chinese Ministry of Education. He has been granted by Advanced Programs of Returned Chinese Oversea Students.


Academic positions:

1. "Qianjiang Distinguished Professor" of Zhejiang Province, China.

2. Reviewer of The American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund

3. Member of Association for Research in Visionand Ophthalmology

4. Member of Chinese Chemical Society

5. Member of Australian Nanotechnology Network


Research interests:

Synthesis and modification of nanostructured materials including carbon nanotubes, graphene and conducting polymers, and their applications in a wide range of areas such as biomedicines, biosensors, fuel cells and solar cells.


What I think of the idea behind WebmedCentral:

It's necessary and important for the development of biomedicine in the world.