May 2021. Congratulations to Lin's paper selected as Best of Advanced Materials Technologies 2020
X.Y. Lin, H. Zhu, Z. Zhao, C.Y. You, Y. Kong, Y.T. Zhao, J.R. Liu, H. Chen, X.J. Shi, D. Makarov, Y.F. Mei, Hydrogel‐based Janus micromotors capped with functional nanoparticles for environmental applications, Advanced Materials Technologies, 2020, 5, 2000279.
Apr 2021. Congratulations to Hong
H. Zhu, B.R. Xu, Y. Wang, X.X. Pan, Z.H. Qu, Y.F. Mei, Self-powered locomotion of a hydrogel water strider, Science Robotics, 2021, 6, eabe7925.
Jan 2021. Congratulations to Ziao and Borui
Z.A. Tian, B.R. Xu, G.C. Wan, X.M. Han, Z.F. Di, Z. Chen, Y.F. Mei, Gaussian-preserved, non-volatile shape morphing in three-dimensional microstructures for dual-functional electronic devices, Nature Communications, 2021, 12, 509.
Dec 2020. Congratulations to Zhe
Z. Zhao, Y. Kong, X.Y. Lin, C. Liu, J.R. Liu, Y.Y. He, L.L. Yang, G.S. Huang, Y.F. Mei, Oxide nanomembrane induced assembly of a functional smart fiber composite with nanoporosity for an ultra-sensitive flexible glucose sensor, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2020, 8, 26119-26129.
May 2020. Congratulations to Gongjin, Zhe, Chunyu
GJ Li#, Z Ma#, CY You#, GS Huang, EM Song, RB Pan, H Zhu, JQ Xin, BR Xu, T Lee, ZH An, ZF Di, YF Mei, Silicon nanomembrane phototransistor flipped with multifunctional sensors towards smart digital dust, Science Advances, 2020, 6: eaaz6511.
November 2019. Congratulations to Borui, Xinyuan & Ziao
BR Xu, XY Zhang, ZA Tian, D Han, XC Fan, YM Chen, ZF Di, T Qiu, YF Mei, Microdroplet-guided intercalation and deterministic delamination towards intelligent rolling origami, Nature Communications, 10, 5019 (2019).
Sep. 2019. Congratulations to Zhe
Z. Zhao, Z.W. Zhang, Y.T. Zhao, J.R. Liu, C. Liu, G.S. Huang, Y.F. Mei, Atom layer deposition inducing integration of Co, N co-doped carbon sphere on 3D foam with hierarchically porous structures for flexible hydrogen producing device, Advanced Functional Materials, 1906365 (2019).
Sep. 2019. Congratulations to Xuefei.
X.F. Zhou, Z.A. Tian, H.J. Kim, Y. Wang, B.R. Xu, R.B. Pan, Y.J. Chang, Z.F. Di, P. Zhou, Y.F. Mei, Rolling up MoSe2 Nanomembranes as a Sensitive Tubular Photodetector, Small, 15, 1902528 2019.
August 2019. Congratulations to Borui
July 2019. Special Issue:Smart Chemistry, Smart Motors
In the Editorial for this special issue, Guest Editor Yongfeng Mei gives, together with Yimeng Chen and Borui Xu, a brief overview of the field of micro- and nanomotors. They furthermore highlight the state-of-the-art contributions in this research field featured in this special issue.
May 2019. Congratulations to Lu
L. Wang, Z.A. Tian, B.R. Zhang, B.R. Xu, T.B. Wang, Y. Wang, S.L. Li, Z.F. Di, and Y.F. Mei, On-Chip Rolling Design for Controllable Strain Engineering and Enhanced Photon-Phonon Interaction in Graphene, Small, 1805477 (2019).
December 2018. Congratulations to Ziao
Tian, Ziao; Li, Shilong; Kiravittaya, Suwit; Xu, Borui; Tang, Shiwei; Zhen, Honglou; Lu, Wei; Mei, Yongfeng, Selected and Enhanced Single Whispering-Gallery Mode Emission from a Mesostructured Nanomembrane Microcavity, Nano Letters, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b04259 (2018). (online)
October 2018. Congratulations to Xuefei
Excellet Poster Awards from Symposium on Low-Dimensional Material Application and Standardization 2018
Sep. 2018. Congratulations to Gongjin
Gongjin Li, Enming Song, Gaoshan Huang, Ruobing Pan, Qinglei Guo, Fei Ma, Zengfeng Di, Bin Zhou, Yongfeng Mei, High-Temperature-Triggered Thermal Degradable Electronics based on Flexible Silicon Nanomembranes, Adv. Funct. Mater. (2018). (Online)
July 2018. Congratulations to Gongjin
Best Poster Awards from 2018 International Conference on Flexible Electronics
May 2018. Congratulations to Ziao
Ziao Tian, Wen Huang, Borui Xu, Xiuling Li, and YongFeng Mei, Anisotropic Rolling and Controlled Chirality of Nanocrystalline Diamond Nanomembranes toward Biomimetic Helical Frameworks, Nano Letters, 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b00828 (2018)
Apr. 2018. Congratulations to Ziao
Ziao Tian, Borui Xu, Bo Hsu, Liliana Stan, Zheng Yang, and YongFeng Mei, Reconfigurable Vanadium Dioxide Nanomembranes and Microtubes with Controllable Phase Transition Temperatures,Nano Letters, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b00483.
Apr. 2018. Congratulations to Qinglei
Qinglei Guo, Zengfeng Di, Max G. Lagally, Yongfeng Mei, Strain Engineering and Mechanical Assembly of Silicon/Germanium Nanomembranes, Materials Science & Engineering - R: Reports, 128,1 (2018).
Apr. 2018. Congratulations to Yuting
Yuting Zhao, Gaoshan Huang, Yalan Li, Riyanto Edy, Peibo Gao, Huang Tang, Zhihao Bao and Yongfeng Mei, Three-dimensional carbon/ZnO nanomembrane foam as an anode for lithium-ion batteries with long-life and high areal capacity, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2018 (online).
Apr. 2018. Congratulations to Yan
Yan Zhang, Hong Zhu, Wenxuan Qiu, Yilu Zhou, Gaoshan Huang, Yongfeng Mei, and Alexander A. Solovev, Carbon dioxide bubble-propelled microengines in carbonated water and beverages, Chem. Commun., 2018, DOI: 10.1039/C8CC01011K.
Apr. 2018. Congratulations to Borui
Borui Xu, Ziao Tian, Jiao Wang, Heetak Han, Taeyoon Lee and Yongfeng Mei, Stimuli-responsive and on-chip nanomembrane micro-rolls for enhanced macroscopic visual hydrogen detection, Science Advances 4, eaap8203.
Mar. 2018. Congratulations to Borui
Borui Xu, Biran Zhang, Lu Wang, Gaoshan Huang, Yongfeng Mei, Tubular micro/nanomachines: from the basics to recent advances, Advanced Functional Materials, 2018. (Review) (Online).
Feb. 2018. Congratulations to Gaoshan
Gaoshan Huang and Yongfeng Mei, Assembly and Self-Assembly of Nanomembrane Materials - from 2D to 3D, Small, (2018).(Review) (Online)
Feb. 2018. Congratulations to Yuzhou
Yuzhou Qin; Yangfu Fang; Lu Wang; Shiwei Tang; Shulin Sun; Zhaowei Liu; Yongfeng Mei, Surface Wave Resonance and Chirality in a Tubular Cavity with metasurface design, Optics Communications, 2018 (online).
Feb. 2018. Congratualtions to Lu Wang
Lu Wang, Shilong Li, Biran Zhang, Yuzhou Qin, Ziao Tian, Yangfu Fang, Yonglei Li,Zhaowei Liu, and Yongfeng Mei, Asymmetrically Curved Hyperbolic Metamaterial Structure with Gradient Thicknesses for Enhanced Directional Spontaneous Emission, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018.
Feb. 2018. Group Gathering
Annual NanoMem Award to Borui & Welcome David.
Nov. 2017. Congratulations to Gaoshan
Gaoshan Huang, Jiyuan Wang, Zhaoqian Liu, Dekai Zhou, Longqiu Li,and Yongfeng Mei, Rocket-inspired tubular catalytic microjet with grating-structured wall as guiding empennages, Nanoscale, 2017 (online).
Oct. 2017. Awards from The 14th International Conference on Plasma Based Ion Implantation & Deposition
Congratulations to Lu and Ruobing for the Best Poster Award.
21 Oct. 2017. Congratulations to Yalan and G team
Yalan Li,Yuting Zhao,Gaoshan Huang, Borui Xu, Bing Wang, Ruobing Pan, Chuanling Men,and Yongfeng Mei, ZnO Nanomembrane/Expanded Graphite Composite Synthesized by Atomic Layer Deposition as Binder-Free Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2017 (online).
Aug. 2017. Awards from 2017 International Conference on Micro/nanomachines
Many congratulations to Borui and Jinxing. Borui Xu: Best Poster Award and Jinxing Li (Former member and now at UCSD): Young Scientist Innvation Award.
Jun. 2017. Two Cover Stories.
Congratulations to Jinxing and Ziao. Two cover stories: (left) smallest nanorockets URL. and (right) flexible diamond nanomembranes URL.
Apr. 2017. Congratulations to Enming.
Enming Song, Qinglei Guo, Gaoshan Huang, Bo Jia, Yongfeng Mei, Bendable Photodetector on Fibers Wrapped with Flexible Ultra-Thin Single Crystalline Silicon Nanomembranes, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2017 (Online).
Mar. 2017. Congratulations to Jinxing.
Jinxing Li, Wenjuan Liu, Jiyuan Wang, Isaac Rozen, Sha He, Chuanrui Chen, Hyun Gu Kim, Ha-Jin Lee, Han-Bo-Ram Lee, Se-Hun Kwon, Tianlong Li, Longqiu Li, Joseph Wang, Yongfeng Mei, Nanoconfined Atomic Layer Deposition of TiO2/Pt Nanotubes: Towards Ultra-Small Highly Efficient Catalytic Nanorockets, Adv. Func. Mater. 2017 (accepted).
Mar. 2017. Congratulations to Qinglei.
Qinglei Guo, Gang Wang, Da Chen, Gongjin Li, Gaoshan Huang, Miao Zhang, Xi Wang, Yongfeng Mei and Zengfeng Di, Exceptional transport property in a rolled-up germanium tube, Appl. Phys. Lett. 110, 112104 (2017). URL
Nov. 2016. Congratulations to Ziao.
Ziao Tian, Lina Zhang, Yangfu Fang, Borui Xu, Shiwei Tang, Nan Hu, Zhenghua An, Zi Chen and Yongfeng Mei, Deterministic Self-Rolling of Ultra-thin Nanocrystalline Diamond Nanomembranes for Three-Dimensional Tubular/Helical Architecture, Adv. Mater. 2016 (in press). URL
Oct. 2016. Congratulations to Yonglei.
Yonglei Li, Yangfu Fang, Jiao Wang, Lu Wang, Shiwei Tang, Chunping Jiang, Lirong Zheng and Yongfeng Mei, Integrative optofluidic microcavity with tubular channels and coupled waveguides via two-photon polymerization, Lab on A Chip, 2016 (in press). URL
Oct. 2016. Congratulations to Qinglei.
Qinglei Guo, Yangfu Fang, Miao Zhang, Gaoshan Huang, Paul K. Chu, Yongfeng Mei, Zengfeng Di, and Xi Wang, Wrinkled Single-Crystalline Germanium Nanomembranes for Stretchable Photodetectors, IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 2016 (in press). URL
Aug. 2016. Congratulations to Edy.
Riyanto Edy, Yuting Zhao, Gaoshan Huang, Jianjun Shi, Jing Zhang, Alexander A. Solovev, Yongfeng Mei, TiO2 nanosheets synthesized by atomic layer deposition for photocatalysis, Progress of Natural Science: Materials International, 2016 (in press). URL
Aug. 2016. Congratulations to Yangfu.
Yangfu Fang,Shilong Li,and Yongfeng Mei, Modulation of high quality factors in rolled-up microcavities, Physical Review A, 2016 DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.94.033804 (in press). URL
Jul. 2016. Congratulations to Wang Han.
Han Wang, Honglou Zhen, Shilong Li, Youliang Jing, Gaoshan Huang, Yongfeng Mei*, Wei Lu*, Self-Rolling and Light-Trapping in Flexible Quantum-Well-Embedded Nanomembranes for Wide-Angle Infrared Photodetectors, Science Advances, 2016 (in press). URL
Jun. 2016. Congratulations to Jiang Chi.
Chi Jiang, Gaoshan Huang, Shijin Ding, Hongliang Dong, Chuanling Men and Yongfeng Mei, Atomic Layer Deposition of Pt Nanoparticles for Microengine with Promoted Catalytic Motion, Nanoscale Research Letters, 11(1), 1-8 (2016). URL
Jun. 2016. Congratulations to Minjie.
M. J. Liu, G. S. Huang, P. Feng, Q. L. Guo,F. Shao, Z. A. Tian, G. J. Li, Q. Wan, & Y. F. Mei, Nanogranular SiO2 proton gated silicon layer transistor mimicking biological synapses, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2016. URL
Jun. 2016. Many Congratulations to Dr. Ziao Tian, Dr. Yan Zhang, Chi Jiang, and Minjie Liu for your Successful Thesis Defenses! Also, congratulations to Peiyao Wang, Chao Tang, Zhimei Zhou, Biran Zhang, Xin Zhou for your Successful Undergraduate Dissertation Defenses!
Mar. 2016. Congratulations to Xianyun Lin.
Xianyun Lin, Yangfu Fang, Lingjia Zhu, Jing Zhang, Gaoshan Huang, Jiao Wang and Yongfeng Mei, Self-Rolling of Oxide Nanomembranes and Resonance Coupling in Tubular Optical Microcavity, Adv. Opt. Mater. 2016 DOI: 10.1002/adom.201500776 URL
Apr. 2016. Congratulations to Di Han.
Di Han, Yangfu Fang, Deyang Du, Gaoshan Huang, Teng Qiu and Yongfeng Mei, Automatic molecular collection and detection by using fuel-powered microengines. Nanoscale 2016, 8, 9141. URL
Dec. 2015. New Review Released.
Gaoshan & Yongfeng Mei, Helices in micro-world: Materials, properties, and applications, Journal of Materiomics, 1, 296 (2015). URL
Dec. 2015. Group photo.
Dec. 2015. Congratulations to Shiwei Tang.
Shiwei Tang, Yangfu Fang, Zhaowei Liu, Lei Zhou and Yongfeng Mei, Tubular optical microcavities of indefinite medium for sensitive liquid refractometers, Lab Chip 2016,16, 182.
Dec. 2015. Collaboration with Zi Chen.
Zi Chen, Gaoshan Huang, Ian Trase, Xiaomin Han, and Yongfeng Mei Mechanical self-assembly of a strain-engineered flexible layer: Wrinkling, rolling, and twisting, Phys. Rev. Applied, 5, 017001
Oct. 2015. Congratulations to Jing Zhang.
Jing Zhang, Jinxing Li, Shiwei Tang, Yangfu Fang, Jiao Wang, Gaoshan Huang, Ran Liu, Lirong Zheng, Xugao Cui and Yongfeng Mei Whispering-gallery nanocavity plasmon-enhanced Raman spectroscopy. Scientific Reports, 5, 15012 (2015)
Aug. 2015. Congratulations to Qinglei Guo.
Qinglei Guo, Miao Zhang, Zhongying Xue, Gang Wang, Da Chen, Ronggen Cao, Gaoshan Huang, Yongfeng Mei, Zengfeng Di, Xi Wang, Deterministic Assembly of Flexible Si/Ge Nanoribbons via Edge-Cutting Transfer and Printing for van der Waals Heterojunctions. Small, 11, 4140 (2015).
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May. 2015. Congratulations to Qinglei Guo.
Qinglei Guo, Miao Zhang, Zhongying Xue, Jing Zhang, Gang Wang, Da Chen, Zhiqiang Mu, Gaoshan Huang, Yongfeng Mei, Zengfeng Di1 and Xi Wang, Uniaxial and tensile strained germanium nanomembranes in rolled-up geometry by polarized Raman scattering spectroscopy, AIP Advanced 5, 037115 (2015)
Dec. 2014. Congratulations to Enming Song.
EM Song, WP Si, RG Cao, P Feng, I Monch, GS Huang, ZF Di, OG Schmidt, YF Mei, Schottky contact on ultra-thin silicon nanomembranes under light illumination, NANOTECHNOLOGY, 2014, 25, 485201.
Dec. 20104. Group photo.
Nov. 2014, Congratulations to Jing Zhang.
J Zhang, J Zhong, YF Fang, J Wang, GS Huang, XG Cui, YF Mei, Roll up polymer/oxide/polymer nanomembranes as a hybrid optical microcavity for humidity sensing, Nanoscale, 2014, 6, 13646. URL
-Paper: Grating-Structured Metallic Microsprings
By T Huang, ZQ Liu, GS Huang, R liu and YF Mei
Nanoscale, DOI: 10.1039/C4NR00316K (2014). URL
-Article: Hierarchical nanoporous microtubes for high-speed catalytic microengines
By JX Li, ZQ Liu, GS Huang, ZH An, G Chen, J Zhang, ML Li, R Liu and YF Mei
NPG Asia Mater., 6: e94 (2014). URL
-Letter: Three dimensional strain distribution of wrinkled silicon nanomembranes fabricated by rolling-transfer technique
By QL Guo, M Zhang, Z. Xue, L Ye, G Wang, GS Huang,YF Mei, X Wang, and ZF Di
Applied Physics Letters, 103, 264102 (2013). URL
-Communication: Dry-Released Nanotubes and Nanoengines by Particle-Assisted Rolling
By JX Li, J Zhang, W Gao , GS Huang , ZF Di , R Liu , J Wang ,YF Mei
Advanced Materials, 25, 3715 (2013). URL
-Article: Biocompatible and freestanding anatase TiO2 nanomembrane
By Li, ML; Huang, GS; Qiao, YQ; Wang, J; Liu, ZQ; Liu, XY; Mei, YF
NANOTECHNOLOGY, 24, 305706 (2013). URL
-Article: Small-scale heat detection using catalytic microengines irradiated by laser
By Zhaoqian Liu , Jinxing Li , Jiao Wang , Gaoshan Huang , Ran Liu and Yongfeng Mei
Nanoscale 5, 1345 (2013). URL
-Article: Exploring rolled-up Au¨CAg bimetallic microtubes for surface-enhanced Raman scattering sensor
By Y. Yin, T. Qiu, L. Ma, X. Lang, Y. Zhang, G. Huang, Y. F. Mei, O. G. Schmidt
J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 25504 (2012). URL
-Invited Article: Liquid sensing capability of rolled-up tubular optical microcavities: a theoretical study
By F. Y. Zhao, T. R. Zhan, G. S. Huang, Y. F. Mei, X. H.Hu
Lab Chip, 12, 3798 (2012). URL
-Express: Tubular oxide microcavity with high-index-contrast walls: Mie scattering theory and 3D confinement of resonant modes
By J. Wang, T. Zhan, G. S. Huang, X. Cui, X. H. Hu, Y.F. Mei
Optics Express, 20, 18555 (2012). URL
-Communication: Dynamic curvature control of rolled-up metal nanomembranes activated by magnesium
By G. J. Wan , A. A. Solovev , G. S. Huang , M. F. Maitz , N. Huang, Y. F. Mei
J. Mater. Chem., 22, 12983 (2012). URL
-Cover Article: Superelastic metal microsprings as fluidic sensors and actuators
By W. M. Li, G. S. Huang, J. Wang, Y. Yu, X. J. Wu, X. G. Cui, Y. F. Mei
Lab Chip 12, 2322-2328 (2012). URL
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-Communication: Fabrication and stimuli-responsive behavior of flexible micro-scrolls
By W. M. Li, G. S. Huang, H. Yan, J. Wang, Y. Yu, X. H. Hu,X. Wu, Y. F. Mei
Soft Matter 8, 7103 (2012). URL
-Highlight: Material Considerations and locomotive capability in catalytic tubular microengines
By G. S. Huang, J. Wang, Y. F. Mei
J. Mater. Chem. 22, 6519 (2012). URL
-Letter: Optical resonances in tubular microcavities with subwavelength wall thicknesses
By T.R. Zhan, C. Xu, F. Zhao, Z.Q. Xiong, X. H. Hu, G. S. Huang, Y. F. Mei, J Zi
Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 2111104 (2011). URL
-Article: Dynamics of catalytic tubular microjet engines: Dependence on geometry and chemical environment
By J.X. Li, G. S. Huang, M. Ye, M. Li, R. Liu, Y. F. Mei
Nanoscale, 3, 5083 (2011). URL
-Congratulations for the first running of our Zhangjiang Lab!
Many thanks to Gaoshan and all members.