Xu Yan



Imperial College London, UK

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Business Address:State Key Lab of Inorganic Synthesis and Preparative Chemistry

Jilin University

2699 Qianjin Street




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Yan Xu's current research interest is around bio-inspired organized matter.  Based on bioinspired concepts, Xu's team seeks to advance a new integrative approach to the emergence of complex forms, the synthetic construction of organized matter and communications among nano-micro entities.

Yan Xu co-edited two books, one published by ELSEVIER in 2017 and one by World Scientific in 1995. She has more than 80 research articles, 3 patents (1 PCT, 2 Chinese) and 3 book chapters (Publisher: ACS, Wiley and China Science Press).

[1] Jilin University | Chemistry | University graduate | Bachelor's degree | Jilin University (Jilin University), referred to as Jida University, is located in Changchun, the capital of Jilin Province. It is a comprehensive national key university directly under the Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China.
[2] Imperial College & The Royal Institution of Great | Chemistry | PhD graduate | PhD graduate | Imperial College London is a world top ten university with an international reputation for excellence in teaching and research.

[1] 2010.9  to  Now
 State Key Lab of Inorganic Synthesis and Proparative Chemistry | Jilin University 
[2] 2002.9  to  2010.9
 Ecotechnology firm, Singapore 
[3] 1995.9  to  2001.9
 Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 
[4] 1992.9  to  1995.9
 National University of Singapore 

[1] multiscale and functionally directed spontaneous organization
[2] bioinspired organization of intelligent micro-nano groups
[3] bioinspired organization of complex functional systems

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