Associate Professor/Vice Dean
Department of Biomedical Engineering
College of Engineering, Peking University
No. 5 Yiheyuan Road
Beijing 100871, China
Tel&Fax: +86 (10) 6276 7155
Cell: +86 186 0056 1624

1994-1998 Shanxi University, Department of Electronic Engineering, Shanxi, China
1998-2003 Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

BE 1998 Opto-electronic Engineering, Shanxi University
Ph. D. 2003 Optical Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2003. 8 – 2004.12 Research Associate, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China

2005. 2 – 2006.11 Research Associate, Bindley Bioscience Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN. 

2006. 12 – 2007.12 Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.

2008. 1 – 2009.11 Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Shanghai Jiao-Tong University, Shanghai, China
2009. 12 – now Associate Professor Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China
Optical Society of America (OSA) Senior Member
CLEO Program Committee Member (since 2015)

I am on the editorial board of several international peer-reviewed journals:
 Light: Science and Applications (SCI IF=14.0);
 Advanced Photonics
 Scientific Reports (SCI IF=5.5);
 Micron (SCI IF=2);
 Microscopy Research and Techniques (SCI IF=1.8);

I am also on the
 Scientific Member board of Focus On Microscopy organization;
 Committee board for the annual Microscopy Innovation Awards, organized by Microscopy Today

I have been serving as a reviewer for the following journals: Nat. Meth., Nat. Comm., Opt. Lett., Opt. Expr., Biomed. Opt. Expr., ACS Nano, iScience, etc.

Current Funded Research Projects:

2020. 1 – 2023.12 Principal Investigator, National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 31971376)
Title: Real-time large field-of-view three-dimensional lensfree microscopy (RMB 600,000)

2019. 1 – 2021.12 Principal Investigator, Beijing Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 18JQ019)
Title: Single bacterium super-resolution microscopy and gene sequencing (RMB 1,000,000)

2017. 1 – 2020.12 Participant, National Key Development Program, Ministry of Science and Technology of China (No. 2017YFC0110202)
Title: Two-photon/STED hybrid microscope (RMB 3,260,000)

2017. 1 – 2020.12 Joint Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation of China (No. 61729501)
Title: High throughput upconversion nanoparticle super-resolution optical microscopy and single particle tracking (RMB 1,800,000)

Previous Research Projects:
2015. 1 – 2016.12 Joint Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation of China (No. 61428501)
Title: Super-resolution optical microscopy based on upconversion nanoparticle
(RMB 200,000)

2015. 1 – 2018.12 Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation of China (No. 61475010)
Title: Label-free quantitative confocal phase microscopy
(RMB 800,000)

2013. 10 – 2017.10 Co-Principal Investigator, National Instrumentation Program (No. 2013YQ030651)
Title: Multi-dimensional high resolution biological tissue expression and analysis instrument
(RMB 7,560,000)

2012. 1 – 2015.12 Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation of China (No. 61176078)
Title: Quantum Dots with Giant Stokes Shifts for Super-Resolution Optical Imaging
(RMB 650,000)

2010. 1 – 2014.12 National “973”Project (No. 2010CB933901)
Title: Cellular spatiotemporal domain dynamic visualization (RMB 500,000)

2010. 1 – 2014.12 National “973”Project (No. 2010CB933901)
Title: Application of nanotechnology on the gastric cancer early diagnosis and prevention (RMB 200,000)

2011. 6 – 2012. 6 Coulter Foundation GT-Emory-PKU BME Seed Grant
Title: Sub-diffraction limited imaging of single RNA sensitive probes using STED microscopy
2009. 1 – 2011.12 Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation of China (No. 60808029)
Title: Confocal Reflectance / Fluorescence Real-time three-dimensional imaging system for dermatological diagnosis

2010. 6 – 2011. 6 Coulter Foundation GT-Emory-PKU BME Seed Grant
Title: Super-resolution Imaging of Cellular Dynamics with Quantum Dots and STED

2010. 9– 2011. 9 Peking University Medical-Engineering Joint Research Program
Title: The visualization study on the function of NAD(P)H on peroxide generation system

2008. 9– 2009. 9 Shanghai Pujiang Talent Program (08PJ14062), PI, RMB290,000,
Title: Dermatological multiphoton imaging system