• People

    We foster an open, motivated, creative, and team-oriented culture in the research group to produce world-class research and scientists.

    Prof. Yuan Lu

    Principal Investigator

    Professional appointments:

    2016-present Principal Investigator/Assistant Professor

    Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China

    2014-2016 Project Researcher

    Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    2010-2014 Postdoc
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, USA

    2009-2010 Postdoc
    Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University, USA

     

    Education:

    2004-2009 Ph.D. degree

    Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China
    2000-2004 Bachelor’s degree

    Department of Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University, China

    Graduate Students

    Xuanwei Ding

    Cell-free System

    Xiaomei Lin

    Paper-based Diagnostics

    Peng Zhang

    Molecular Machine

    Wei Gao

    Unnatural Amino Acids

    Shengnan Ma

    Cell-free Biomolecular Engineering

    Qi Sun

    Biological Robot

    Yingying Liu

    Unnatural Protein

    Dong Liu

    Artificial Life

    Cheng-Yen Lin

    Complex Protein

    Undergraduate Students

    Jianning Liu

    Biorobot

    Youzhen Li

    Genome Editing

    Jiachang Shen

    Biomaterials

    Rui Hua

    Paper-based Diagnostics

    Junzhu Yang

    Biosensoring

    Minghao Sun

    Unnatural Proteins

    Bajian Xiang

    Artificial Cell

    Alumni (With current affiliation)

    • Cheng Zhang  Ph.D. student, The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), USA
    • Zhongbo Li  Undergraduate, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences,Tsinghua University, China
    • Haoran Yang  Undergraduate, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences,Tsinghua University, China
    • Xiao Peng  Undergraduate, Department of Chemical Engineering,Tsinghua University, China
    • Damian Paterno  Master student, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    • George Booth  Master student, Imperial College London, UK
    • Yunze Sun  Undergraduate, Department of Chemical Engineering,Tsinghua University, China
    • Yuhao Li    Undergraduate, Department of Chemical Engineering,Tsinghua University, China
    • Junqian Wang  Undergraduate, Department of Chemical Engineering,Tsinghua University, China
    • Zhou Cao  Master student, College of Chemical Engineering, Tianjin University, China