Yan Xu

  • Full Professor
  • Tang Aoqing Professor
  • Provincial Discipline Leader
  • Full-time Expatriate
  • yanxu@jlu.edu.cn

Experience

  • Tang Aoqing Professor, Jilin University (2010-)
  • MD/Senior Scientist, Ecotechnology firm, Singapore (2002-2010)
  • Asst Prof, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (1995-2001)
  • Research Fellow, National University of Singapore (1992-1995)
  • PhD, Imperial College & The Royal Institution of Great Britain (1987-1991)

Research

    Bioinspired organized matter
    (1) Biomimetic architecturation
    (2) Function-led design & organization


  • Circularly Polarized Luminescent Carbon Dot Nanomaterials of Helical Superstructures for Circularly Polarized Light Detection

    Adv. Optical Mater. 2018, 1801246 (DOI: 10.1002/adom.201801246).H. Z. Zheng,...

    Circularly Polarized Luminescent Carbon Dot Nanomaterials of Helical Superstructures for Circu ...
  • Uncovering the Circular Polarization Potential of Chiral Photonic Cellulose Films for Photonic Applications

    Adv. Mater. 2018 (Video abstract). H.Z. Zheng, W.R. Li, W. Li, X.J. Wang, Z....

    Uncovering the Circular Polarization Potential of Chiral Photonic Cellulose Films for Photonic ...
  • Synergistic chemical synthesis and self-assembly lead to three-dimensional b-oriented MFI superstructures with selective adsorption and luminescence properties

    Chem. Eur. J. 2018, 24, 1 (Hot paper). X.T. Ma, G.N. Li, J.W. Tao, P. Li, H....

    Synergistic chemical synthesis and self-assembly lead to three-dimensional b-oriented MFI supe ...
  • Ice-Assisted Assembly of Liquid Crystalline Cellulose Nanocrystals for Preparing Anisotropic Aerogels with Ordered Structures

    Chem. Mater. 2017, 29, 3980. G. Chu, D. Qu, E. Zussman*, Y. Xu*

    Ice-Assisted Assembly of Liquid Crystalline Cellulose Nanocrystals for Preparing Anisotropic A ...
  • Structural Transition in Liquid Crystal Bubbles Generated from Fluidic Nanocellulose Colloids

    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56, 1-6. G. Chu, Rita Vilensky, G. Vasilyev, S.W...

    Structural Transition in Liquid Crystal Bubbles Generated from Fluidic Nanocellulose Colloids
  • A bioscaffolding strategy for hierarchicalzeolites with a nanotube-trimodal network

    Chem. Sci. 2016, 7, 1582. G.N. Li, H.B. Huang, B.W. Yu, Y. Wang, J.W. Tao, Y...

    A bioscaffolding strategy for hierarchicalzeolites with a nanotube-trimodal network

  • China Patent ZL 201610031170.5, Yan Xu, Guannan Li, Jiawei Tao, Shougui Li, ...

    A high-length diameter ratio hollow molecular sieve fiber and its preparation method.
  • China Patent ZL 201410535813.0, Yan Xu, Guannan Li, Haibo Huang, Shougui Li

    Zeolite aerogels with nanotube-trimodal network and method for their preparation

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