Kang, Yijin


Email: kangyijin(at)

Office phone: +86-28-83208613


2006-2012  University of Pennsylvania  Ph.D

2001-2005  Fudan University  B.S

Work Experience

2015-present  University of Electronic Science and Technology of China  Professor

2012-2015    Argonne National Laboratory  Post-doctor

Research Interest

Chemistry, nanomaterial


[1] Kang YJ et al. Highly Crystalline Multimetallic Nanoframes with Three-Dimensional Electrocatalytic Surfaces Science, 2014, 343 (6177), 1339

[2] Kang YJ et al. Multimetallic Core/Interlayer/Shell Nanostructures as Advanced Electrocatalysts Nano Lett., 2014, 14, 6361-6367

[3] Kang YJ et al. Mineralizer-assisted Shape-control of Rare Earth Oxide Nanoplates Chem. Mater., 2014, 26, 6328-6332

[4] Kang YJ et al. Undecylprodigiosin conjugated monodisperse gold nanoparticles efficiently cause apoptosis in colon cancer cells in vitro J. Mater. Chem. B, 2014, 2, 3271-3281

[5] Kang YJ et al. Heterogeneous catalysts need not be so “heterogeneous”: monodisperse Pt nanocrystals by combining shape-controlled synthesis and purification by colloidal recrystallization J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135 (7), 2741

[6] Kang YJ et al. Engineering catalytic contacts and thermal stability: gold-iron-oxide binary nanocrystal superlattices for CO Oxidation J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135 (4), 1499


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