ZHENG GengfengInorganic Chemistry, Professor

Office Location: Room 420, Laboratory of Advanced Materials, Fudan University 2005 Songhu Road, Yangpu District, Shanghai 200438, China

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  • Research Interests

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  • Prizes and awards

  • Biography

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  • Key Publications

  • Synthesis and self-assembly of low-dimensional semiconducting nanomaterials

  • Fabrication of nanodevices for solar energy conversion and lithium ion battery

  • Studies of hybrid nanomaterial-biomaterial interfaces for disease diagnosis and treatment

    Dr. Zheng was a recipient of the NSFC Grant for Excellent Young Scholars (2013), the Professorship of Special Appointment (Eastern Scholar) at Shanghai Institutions of Higher Learning (2012), the Chinese Ministry of Education New Century Excellent Talents (2011), the Shanghai Pujiang Talent (2010), the Northwestern University and NSF-NSEC Outstanding Researcher Award (2009), the American Academy of Nanomedicine Young Investigator Award (2006), the Materials Research Society Graduate Student Gold Award (2006), and Harvard University Distinction in Teaching (2004).

    Dr. Gengfeng Zheng obtained his B.Sc. degree in Chemistry in 2000 from Fudan University, and his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry in 2007 from Harvard University, USA, under the guidance of Prof. Charles M. Lieber. During 2007-2010, he was a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Prof. Chad Mirkin at Northwestern University, USA. He became a professor of Chemistry at Fudan University in 2010.

    In charge of 3 undergraduate/graduate courses: “General Chemistry”, “Nanomaterials and Functional Devices”, and “Nanowire Devices”

  1. Wang YC, Tang J, Peng Z, Wang YH, Jia DS, Kong B, Elzatahry AA, Zhao DY, Zheng GF *, "Fully solar-powered photoelectrochemical conversion for simultaneous energy storage and chemical sensing", Nano Lett. 2014, 14, 3668-3673.

  2. Wang YC, Zhou T, Jiang K, Da PM, Peng Z, Tang J, Kong B, Cai WB, Yang ZQ*, Zheng GF *, "Reduced mesoporous Co3O4 nanowires for efficient water oxidation electrocatalyst and supercapacitor electrode", Adv. Energy Mater., 2014, doi: 10.1002/aenm.201400696.

  3. Li WJ, Da PM, Zhang YY, Wang YC, Lin X, Gong XG, Zheng GF *, "WO3 nanoflakes for enhanced photoelectrochemical conversion" ACS Nano, 2014, doi: 10.1021/nn5053684.

  4. Tang J, Zhang YY, Kong B, Wang YC, Da PM, Li J, Zhao DY, Gong XG*, Zheng GF *, "Solar-driven photoelectrochemical probing of nanodot/nanowire/cardiomyocyte cell interface", Nano Lett., 2014, 14, 2702-2708.

  5. Kong B, Tang J, Selomulya, C, Li W, Wei J, Fang Y, Zheng GF *, Zhao DY*, "Oriented mesoporous nanopyramids as versatile plasma enhanced interfaces", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2014, 136, 6822-6825.

  6. Kong B, Tang J, Wu ZX, Wei J, Wu H, Wang YC, Zheng GF *, Zhao DY*, "Ultralight mesoporous magnetic frameworks by interfacial assembly of Prussian blue nanocubes", Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2014, 53, 2888-2892.

  7. Wang YH, Wang YH, Jia DS, Peng Z, Xia YY*, Zheng GF *, "All-nanowire based Li-ion full cells using homologous Mn2O3 and LiMn2O4", Nano Lett., 2014, 14, 1080-1084.

  8. Tang J, Kong B, Wang YC, Xu M, Wang YL, Wu H, Zheng GF *, "Photoelectrochemical detection of glutathione by IrO2-hemin-TiO2 nanowire arrays", Nano Lett., 2013, 13, 5350-5354.

  9. Tang J, Kong B, Wu H, Xu M, Wang YC, Wang YL, Zhao DY, Zheng GF *, "Carbon nanodots featuring efficient FRET for real-time monitoring of drug delivery and two-photon imaging", Adv. Mater., 2013, 25, 6569-6574.

  10. Wang YL, Wang TY, Da PM, Xu M, Wu H, Zheng GF *, "Silicon nanowires for biosensing, energy storage, and conversion", Adv. Mater., 2013, 25, 5177-5195.

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