Principal Investigator

 Prof. Liangfang Zhang
 Ph.D.: Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Office: FAH Building, Room 4407
Phone: 858-246-0999
Fax: 858-534-9553
E-mail: zhang@ucsd.edu

Research Faculty/Scientist

 Dr. Weiwei Gao
 Ph.D.: Chemical Engineering, Yale University

E-mail: w5gao@ucsd.edu
 Dr. Ronnie H. Fang
 Ph.D.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego
E-mail: rhfang@ucsd.edu
   

Postdoctoral Fellows

 Dr. Ilkoo Noh
 Ph.D.: Chemical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
E-mail: inoh@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Lei Sun
 Ph.D.: Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing University
E-mail: l9sun@ucsd.edu
   

Graduate Students

Yaou Duan
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Bioengineering, University of California - Berkeley

E-mail: yad029@eng.ucsd.edu
   
 Shuyan Wang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.E.: Nanoengineering, Soochow University

E-mail: wshuyan@eng.ucsd.edu
   
 Mingxuan Kai  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Biological Sciences, Tsinghua University

E-mail: mikai@eng.ucsd.edu
   
 Dan Wang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University
 M.S.: Materials Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University

E-mail: wdan@eng.ucsd.edu
   
 Zhongyuan Guo
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Pharmaceutical Science, Fudan University

E-mail: zguo@eng.ucsd.edu
   
 Nishta Krishnan
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: nik006@ucsd.edu
   
 Zhidong Zhou
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Biomedical Engineering, University of California - Irvine

E-mail: zhz046@ucsd.edu
   
 Luke J. Kubiatowicz  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison

E-mail: lkubiato@ucsd.edu
   
 Yiyan Yu  
 Affiliation: Bioengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Bioscience, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

E-mail: yiy016@ucsd.edu
   
 Wei-Ting Shen
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University
 M.S.: Biomedical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University

E-mail: w2shen@ucsd.edu
   
 Rui Wang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Biongineering, Sichuan University
 M.S.: Biochemcial Engineering, Zhejiang University

E-mail: ruw040@ucsd.edu
   
 Animesh Mohapatra  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: a1mohapa@ucsd.edu
   
 Emily Lam  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Chemical Engineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: eml048@ucsd.edu
   
 Kailin Feng
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Chemistry, Jilin University
 M.S.: Nanotechnology, University of Pennsylvania

E-mail: kafeng@ucsd.edu
   
 Jiayuan Zhang  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Pharmaceutics, Jilin University
E-mail: jiz236@ucsd.edu
   
 Yifei Peng  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, MS
 B.S.: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of California - Davis

E-mail: yip008@ucsd.edu
   
 Nianfei Xian 
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, MS
 B.S.: Biochemistry, Brandeis University

E-mail: nxian@ucsd.edu
   

Undergraduate Students

 Edward Zhang  
 Affiliation: Biology Department, UCSD

E-mail: e2zhang@ucsd.edu
   
 Erica Peng  
 Affiliation: Bioengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: f1peng@ucsd.edu
   
 Nilesh Mukundan  
 Affiliation: Biology Department, UCSD

E-mail: nmukunda@ucsd.edu
   
 Nima Pourafzal
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: npourafzal@ucsd.edu
   
 Audrey Zhu  
 Affiliation: Microbiology Department, UCSD

E-mail: atzhu@ucsd.edu
   
 Esther Franklin  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: efranklin@ucsd.edu
   
 Chinyelugo Onwuasoanya  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: conwuasoanya@ucsd.edu
   

Alumni

Name Position Year of Leaving
Dr. Qiangzhe Zhang Postdoctoral Fellow 2021 / 12  
Dr. Xiangzhao Ai Postdoctoral Fellow 2021 / 09  
Dr. Hua Gong Postdoctoral Fellow 2021 / 01  
Dr. Xiaoli Wei Postdoctoral Fellow 2019 / 11  
Dr. Yijie Chen Postdoctoral Fellow 2019 / 05  
Dr. Fang Chen Postdoctoral Fellow 2018 / 09  
Dr. Ronnie H. Fang Postdoctoral Fellow 2017 / 07  
Dr. Soracha Kun Thamphiwatana Postdoctoral Fellow 2016 / 07  
Dr. Che-Ming Jack Hu Postdoctoral Fellow 2015 / 06  
Dr. Santosh Aryal Postdoctoral Fellow 2012 / 06  
Dr. Li Zhang Postdoctoral Fellow 2011 / 01  
       
Maya Holay Graduate / PhD 2022 / 12  
Jiarong Zhou Graduate / PhD 2022 / 05  
Joon Ho Park Graduate / PhD 2021 / 11  
Yao Jiang Graduate / PhD 2021 / 05  
Jia Zhuang Graduate / PhD 2020 / 12  
Qiangzhe Zhang Graduate / PhD 2020 / 05  
Ashley Kroll Graduate / PhD 2019 / 06  
Yue Zhang Graduate / PhD 2019 / 06  
Diana Dehaini Graduate / PhD 2019 / 04  
Pavimol Keep Angsantikul Graduate / PhD 2018 / 05  
Brian T. Luk Graduate / PhD 2016 / 09  
Ronnie H. Fang Graduate / PhD 2014 / 12  
Soracha Kun Thamphiwatana Graduate / PhD 2014 / 09  
Dissaya Nu Pornpattananangkul Graduate / PhD 2012 / 06  
Che-Ming Jack Hu Graduate / PhD 2011 / 12  
Corbin Clawson Graduate / PhD 2011 / 07  
Marta Sartor Graduate / PhD 2010 / 09  
       
Jonathan Copp Graduate / MD 2015 / 06  
Radek Bialczak Graduate / MD 2012 / 09  
       
Anvita Komarla Graduate / MS 2021 / 10  
Zahra Mesrizadeh Graduate / MS 2021 / 08  
Jiyoung Heo Graduate / MS 2020 / 05  
Shuyi Li Graduate / MS 2018 / 05  
Louis Fan Graduate / MS 2017 / 07  
Jean Fang Graduate / MS 2017 / 07  
Cody Carpenter Graduate / MS 2014 / 07  
Yuan Chen Graduate / MS 2014 / 07  
Victoria Fu Graduate / MS 2013 / 08  
       
Danni Ran Visting Student 2018 / 09  
Dr. Yuanyuan Su Visting Scholar 2017 / 12  
Man Ying Visting Student 2017 / 10  
Dr. Xinxin Zhang Visting Scholar 2017 / 09  
Dr. Lifen Zhang Visting Scholar 2017 / 09  
Jie Gao Visting Student 2016 / 09  
Wansong Chen Visting Student 2015 / 12  
Dr. Jianhua Zhang Visting Scholar 2015 / 08  
Fei Wang Visting Student 2015 / 02  
Dr. Zhiqing Pang Visting Scholar 2015 / 01  
Jingying Zhu Visting Student 2013 / 10  
Dr. Jing Su Visting Scholar 2013 / 03  
Kathy Stavropoulos Visting Student 2011 / 07  
Dr. Ningning Cao Visting Scholar 2011 / 03