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Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry

 

Dr Ziyi Yu is a Research Associate in Department of Chemistry at the University of Cambridge. His main research interests focus on applying the microfluidic droplets as an experimental platform for microencapsulation and single cell analysis. Dr Yu was one of the main researchers on microfluidic projects funded by UK Research Council and the European Commission. He also leads several projects funded by Royal Society of Chemistry and Cambridge OpenPlant Funds. His honours and awards include Cambridge University Entrepreneurs 1K Award, Nanjing Recommended Outstanding Talent, and the Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation in Jiangsu Province, China.

Publications

Microdroplets confined assembly of opal composites in dynamic borate ester-based networks
J Zhang, Y Qin, OJ Pambos, J Zhang, S Chen, Z Yu, C Abell
– Chemical Engineering Journal
(2021)
426,
127581
Droplet microfluidics on analysis of pathogenic microbes for wastewater-based epidemiology
Y Ou, S Cao, J Zhang, W Dong, Z Yang, Z Yu
– TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry
(2021)
143,
116333
Droplet-based microfluidic screening and sorting of microalgal populations for strain engineering applications
Z Yu, K Geisler, T Leontidou, REB Young, SE Vonlanthen, S Purton, C Abell, AG Smith
– Algal Res
(2021)
56,
102293
A new design for living cell-based biosensors: Microgels with a selectively permeable shell that can harbor bacterial species
S Zhao, H Wen, Y Ou, M Li, L Wang, H Zhou, B Di, Z Yu, C Hu
– Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical
(2021)
334,
129648
A Covalent Black Phosphorus/Metal–Organic Framework Hetero‐nanostructure for High‐Performance Flexible Supercapacitors
T Wu, Z Ma, Y He, X Wu, B Tang, Z Yu, G Wu, S Chen, N Bao
– Angewandte Chemie - International Edition
(2021)
60,
10366
Photonic Plasticines with Uniform Structural Colors, High Processability, and Self‐Healing Properties
J Zhang, J Zhang, Y Ou, Y Qin, H Wen, W Dong, R Wang, S Chen, Z Yu
– Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany)
(2021)
17,
e2007426
Microfluidic spinning-induced heterotypic bead-on-string fibers for dual-cargo release and wound healing.
Q Huang, F He, J Yu, J Zhang, X Du, Q Li, G Wang, Z Yu, S Chen
– Journal of materials chemistry. B
(2021)
9,
2727
Fluorescent labeling based acoustofluidic screening of Japanese encephalitis virus
Z Liu, Y Lei, Z Yu, Z Meng, S Jin, X Qu, Z Jiang, F Zhang, X Wei
– Sensors and Actuators B Chemical
(2020)
322,
128649
A hydrogel microsphere-based sensor for dual and highly selective detection of Al3+ and Hg2+
W Li, C Jiang, S Lu, F Wang, Z Zhang, T Wei, Y Chen, J Qiang, Z Yu, X Chen
– Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical
(2020)
321,
128490
Sessile Microdroplet-Based Writing Board for Patterning of Structural Colored Hydrogels
J Zhang, Y Qin, Y Shen, C Jiang, YT Tao, S Chen, BB Xu, Z Yu
– Advanced Materials Interfaces
(2020)
8,
2001201
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Research Group

Telephone number

01223 748199 (shared)

Email address

zy251@cam.ac.uk