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Name: Yu ZHAO

Title: Assistant Researcher

Office: Room 213, Material Building F



Email: zy0805@sjtu.edu.cn


Platform: Institute of Composite Materials


Professional Appointments:

2022.03-Present, Assistant Researcher, School of Material Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University


2017.09-2021.12, Ph.D, School of Material Science and Engineering, Zhengzhou University

2016.09-2017.06, M.S., School of Mathematics and Statistics, Zhengzhou University

2012/09-2016/06, B.S., School of Mathematics and Statistics, Zhengzhou University

Biographical Information

Research Interests

1. Theoretical Study on Growth Modes of Chiral Supramolecular Assemblies.

2. Selective recognition of proteins and chiral helical structures.

Selected Publications

1.  Heating drives DNA to hydrophobic regions while freezing drives DNA to hydrophilic regions of graphene oxide for highly robust biosensors[J]. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2020, 142(34): 14702-14709.

2. Hydrogen-bonding regulated supramolecular chirality with controllable biostability[J]. Nano Research, 2021: 1-9.

3. Inverted Hydration Layers on Bio-Magnesium Surfaces in the Initial Degradation Stage and their Influence on Adsorption of Amino Acid Analogues: The Metadynamics Simulations[J]. Langmuir, 2019, 35(52): 17009-17015.

4. Poly‐Cytosine Deoxyribonucleic Acid Strongly Anchoring on Graphene Oxide Due to Flexible Backbone Phosphate Interactions[J]. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 2021, 8(3): 2001798.

Research Projects

Honors & Awards

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