Dr Yong Liu has recently joined the CNBP team, as the ‘Qianjiang Scholar and Distinguished Professor of Zhejiang Province’, a joint appointment with the Wenzhou Medical University in China. He received his PhD from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES) from the University of Wollongong. Thereafter, he continued his research at the University of Dayton and Case Western Reserve University before moving back to China. He has won the ‘2011 Scopus Young Research Award in Life Sciences of China’ and will be working with Prof. Dayong Jin at the CNBP Macquarie Node in the area of hybrid nanomaterials for multimodal bioimaging and biosensing.
CNBP researcher Dr Yong Liu has undertaken a visit to the Ningbo Institute of Materials Terchnology and Engineering (NIMTE), Chinese Academy of Sciences. Discussing potential future collaborations on nanoscale biomedical devices, Dr Liu also gave a talk titled ‘Multifunctional Nanomaterials for Biomedical Applications’. The visit took place April 2nd 2015.