Principal Investigator

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

Office: SME Building, Room 245C
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. Xiaoli Wei
 Ph.D.: Pharmaceutics, Fudan University
E-mail: xiw283@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Yijie Joe Chen
 Ph.D.: Biomedical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
E-mail: yic329@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Fang Chen
 Ph.D.: Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University
E-mail: fac001@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Lifen Zhang
 Ph.D.: Chemistry, Wuhan University
E-mail: liz186@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Xinxin Zhang
 Ph.D.: Pharmaceutics, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University
E-mail: xiz528@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Yuanyuan Su
 Ph.D.: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Nanjing University
E-mail: yus228@ucsd.edu
   
 Dr. Hua Gong
 Ph.D.: Chemistry, Soochow University
E-mail: h5gong@ucsd.edu
   

Graduate Students

 Pavimol Keep Angsantikul
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nano Engineering, Chulalongkorn University (Thailand)

E-mail: pangsant@ucsd.edu
   
 Diana Dehaini
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: ddehaini@ucsd.edu
   
 Ashley Kroll
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: akroll@ucsd.edu
   
 Yue Zhang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Pharmacy, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

E-mail: yuz321@ucsd.edu
   
 Qiangzhe Zhang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: qiz006@ucsd.edu
   
 Yao Jiang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Bioscience, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

E-mail: y8jiang@ucsd.edu
   
 Jia Zhuang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Chemistry, Fudan University

E-mail: jiazhuang@ucsd.edu
   
 Man Mandy Ying
 Affiliation: School of Pharmacy, Fudan University, PhD
                  Nanoengineering Department, UCSD
 B.S.: Pharmacy, Zhejiang University

E-mail: mying@ucsd.edu
   
 Joo Hee Lee
 Affiliation: Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, PhD
 B.S.: Biochemistry, University of California - Santa Barbara

E-mail: jhl103@ucsd.edu
   
 Augustine Obirieze
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 M.D.: Medicine & Surgery, Abia State University (Nigeria)
 M.P.H.: Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

E-mail: acobirie@ucsd.edu
   
 Jiarong Zhou
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, PhD
 B.S.: Nanoengineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: jrz002@ucsd.edu
   
 Louis Y. Fan
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, MS
 B.S.: Chemical Engineering, University of California - San Diego

E-mail: y2fan@ucsd.edu
   
 Shuyi Li
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, MS
 B.S.: Basic Pharmacy, China Pharmaceutical University

E-mail: shl553@ucsd.edu
   

Undergraduate Students

 Hyeonwoo (Harry) Kim
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: hwk009@ucsd.edu
   
 Xiangyu Aaron Chen
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: xic071@ucsd.edu
   
 Merrick Chai
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: mjchai@ucsd.edu
   
 Kevin Spiekermann
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: kspieker@ucsd.edu
   
 Sophia Zhang
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: syz003@ucsd.edu
   
 Kevin Pandji
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: kpandji@ucsd.edu
   
 Richard Samakapiruk
 Affiliation: Bioengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: rsamakap@ucsd.edu
   
 Sarah Masson
 Affiliation: Bioengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: smasson@ucsd.edu
   
 Sabrina Tsai 
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: satsai@ucsd.edu
   
 Silun Sierra Gu 
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: sig016@ucsd.edu
   
 Nishta Krishnan  
 Affiliation: Nanoengineering Department, UCSD

E-mail: nik006@ucsd.edu
   

Alumni

Name Position Year of Leaving
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  
       
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  
       
Cody Carpenter Graduate / MS 2014 / 07  
Yuan Chen Graduate / MS 2014 / 07  
Victoria Fu Graduate / MS 2013 / 08  
       
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  
       
Chun Lai (Matthew) Yu Undergraduate 2016 / 06  
Elliot Chiu Undergraduate 2016 / 06  
Mani Ramesh Undergraduate 2016 / 06  
Yidong Miao Undergraduate 2015 / 09  
Vivian Qu Undergraduate 2015 / 09  
Chih-Ning Jennifer Yang Undergraduate 2015 / 04  
Derek O'Connor Undergraduate 2015 / 02  
Kate Newcomer Undergraduate 2015 / 02  
Ryan Toh Undergraduate 2015 / 02  
Param Bhatter Undergraduate 2015 / 02  
Kevin Chen Undergraduate 2014 / 06  
Miranda Tai Undergraduate 2014 / 06  
Jieming Li Undergraduate 2013 / 08  
Drew Vicchio Undergraduate 2013 / 08  
Jiayang Li Undergraduate 2013 / 07  
Parisa Karimian Undergraduate 2013 / 06  
Connie Cheung Undergraduate 2011 / 06  
Kristin Chan Undergraduate 2011 / 01  
Sage Olson Undergraduate 2010 / 08  
Sorena Rahmaniamand Undergraduate 2010 / 04  
Linh Ton Undergraduate 2010 / 03  
Darren Yang Undergraduate 2010 / 01  
Zeling Xu Undergraduate 2009 / 07  
David Nguyen Undergraduate 2009 / 01  
       
Melinda Wang High School Intern 2013 / 08  
Paolo Gentili High School Intern 2013 / 08  
Michael Chen High School Intern 2011 / 07  
James Vecchio High School Intern 2010 / 08  
Rodger Yuan High School Intern 2010 / 08