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2003-2008     Peking University     Ph.D

1999-2003     Sun Yat-sen University   B.S

Work Experience

2015-Present      University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Professor

2012-2015          Harvard University, Post-dortoral

2010-2012          Marx Planck Institute of polymer research,  Post-dortoral

Research Interests

Chemistry, colloids and interfaces, dynamic soft materials 

Selected Publications

[1] Zhao, H.; Xu, J.; Prieto-López, L. O.; Jing, G. Deng, X.*, Cui, J.*, Controlling the localization of liquid droplets in polymer matrices by evaporative lithography. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 10681-10685.

[2] Jeon, I.; Cui J.*; Illeperuma, W. R.K.; Aizenberg, J.; Vlassak, J. J.*, Extremely stretchable and fast self-healing hydrogel. Adv. Mater. 2016, 28, 4678.

[3] Wang, R.; Zheng, Y.; Li, X.; Chen J.; Cui, J.; Zhang, J.; Wan, X.*, Optically active helical vinylbiphenyl polymers with reversible thermally induced stereomutation. Polym. Chem. 2016, 7, 3134-3144

[4] Y. Xu, J. Cui, A. del Campo, C. H. Shin*, Four and a Half LIM Domains 1b (Fhl1b) Is Essential for Regulating the Liver versus Pancreas Fate Decision and for β-Cell Regeneration. PLoS Genet 2016, DOI:10.1371

[5] Cui, J.; Daniel, D.; Grinthal, A.; Lin, K.; Aizenberg, J.*, Dynamic polymer systems with self-regulated secretion for the control of surface properties and material healing. Nat. Mater. 2015, 14, 790-795.

[6] Zheng, Y.; Cui, J.; Ikeda, T.*, Click functionalization of phenyl-capped bithiophene on azide-terminated self-assembled monolayers. Appl. Surf. Sci. 355, 213-217.