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2010-2013  University of Hamburg   PhD.

2007-2010  Zhejiang University  M.S.

2002-2006  Qilu University of Technology  B.S.

Work  Experience

2017-Present     University of Electronic Science and technology of China     Professor

2016-2017         Radboud University Nijmegen      Post-doctor

2013-2016        Weizmann Institute of Science      Post-doctor

Research Interests

Polymer Chemistry, Supramolecular Self-assembly, Nano Space Confined Chemistry, Biomedical Materials 

Selected Publications

[1] Zhao, H.; Sen, S.; Uday, T.; Manna, D.; Kundu, P.; Lee, J.; Kral, P & Klajn, R.* Reversible Trapping and Reaction Acceleration by Self-assembling Dynamically Nanoflask Nature Nanotech.2016, 11, 82-88. (Cover article)

[2] Kundu, P.; Samanta, D.; Leizronwice, R.; Margulis, B.; Zhao, H.; Boerner, M.; Uday, T.; Manna, D. & Klajn, R.* Light-controlled self-assembly of non-photoresponsive nanoparticles   Nature Chem 2015, 7, 646-652. 

[3] Zhao, H.; Gu, W.; Russell, T. P; Coughlin, E. B.; Theato, P.*  “Functionalized Nanoporous Thin Films and Fibers from Photocleavable Block Copolymers Featuring Activated Esters” Macromolecules 2013, 46, 5195-5201.

[4] Zhao, H.; Sterner, E.; Coughlin, E. B.; Theato, P.*

“Ortho-nitrobenzyl alcohol derivatives: Opportunities in Polymer and Materials Science”    Macromolecules 2012, 45, 1723–1736. (Cover article)

[5] Zhao, H.; Gu, W.; Sterner, E.; Russell, T. P; Coughlin, E. B.; Theato, P.* “Hilghly-ordered Nanoporous Thin Films from Photocleavable Block Coplolymers     Macromolecules 2011, 44, 6433.