Faculty List

Full Name:

Prof. Yongli MI

Professor
PhD, Syracuse University (1991)

Phone:

(852) 2358 7127

Fax:

(852) 2358 0054

E-mail:

keymix@ust.hk

Homepage:

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Research Area

DNA self-assembly for bio-nanotechnology, Bio-nanotechnology, Nano-wire and Micro Devices by Bio-templating approaches, Phase Behavior of Nano-Sized Single Chain Globules, Diffusion phenomena

Research Interests

Self-Assembled DNA templates for bio-nanotechnology, Bio-templating preparation of nanomaterials; glass transition of polymer nano particles; functional polymers; high-performance polymer blends; macromolecular condensed state of the single-molecule single chains of polymers. Diffusion Phenomena. Zone-Melting purification of high purity phosphorus.

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Current Research Activities

Bio-templating preparation of nano materials; glass transition of polymer nano particles; functional polymers; high-performance polymer blends; macromolecular condensed state of the single-molecule single chains of polymers.

Recent Publications

Wang, Wen; Lin, Tong; Zhang, Suoyu; Bai, Tanxi; Mi, Yongli; Wei, Bryan "Self-assembly of fully addressable DNA nanostructures from double crossover tiles", Nucleic acids research, v. 44, (16), 2016, p. 7989-7996 (2016)

 

Lu, Xiao-lin., Mi, Yongli., "Glass Transition Behavior of Spin-Coated Thin Films of a Hydrophilic Polymer on Supported Substrates", Chinese Journal of Polymer Science Vol. 33, No. 4, (2015), 1-6 (2015)

 

HAO, Wenbin., HE, Xiaojin., MI, Yongli. "Achieving high performance in intermediate temperature direct carbon fuel cells with renewable carbon as a fuel source", Applied Energy. v. 135, 2014 Dec, p. 174-181 (2014)

 

Fang, Angbo., Mi, Yongli., "Drainage of a Thin Liquid Film between Hydrophobic Spheres: Boundary Curvature Effects", Langmuir. v. 30, (1), January 2014, p. 83-89 (2014)

 

He, X., Dong, L., Wang, W., Lin, N., Mi, Y., "Folding Single-Stranded DNA to Form the Smallest 3D DNA Triangular Prism", Chemical Communications. v. 49, (28), 2013, Apr, p. 2906-2908 (2013)

 

Fang, Angbo., Mi, Yongli., "Recovering thermodynamic consistency of the antitrapping model: A variational phase-field formulation for alloy solidification", Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics. v. 87, (1), January 2013 (2013)

 

Mi, Yongli., He, Xiaojin., Lei, Dong., Lin, Nian., "Folding single-stranded DNA to form the smallest 3D", 18th International Conference on DNA Computing and Molecular Programming. Aarhus, Denmark, August 14-17 2012 (2012)

 

Zhang, Zhen., Zhang, Xueyun., He, Xiaojin., Wang, Xiaoping., Mi, Yongli., "Purification of phosphorus by a zero pollution zone melting technique", Separation and purification technology. v. 98, September 2012, p. 249-254 (2012)

 

Zhang, Xueyun., Cai, Yuan., Mi, Yongli., "Anisotropic Wetting on Checkerboard-Patterned Surfaces", Langmuir. v. 27, (15), 2011, Aug, p. 9630-9637 (2011)

 

Xu, Ruoyu., Mi, Yongli., "Simplifying the Process of Microalgal Biodiesel Production Through In Situ Transesterification Technology", Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society. v. 88, (1), 2011, Jan, p. 91-99 (2011)

 

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Current Thesis Students

Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Student Name: Ruipeng CHEN
Program: Doctor Candidate in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Abstract Title: A new configuration of DNA origami with modular blocks linked by bridging staples

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Student Name: Tong LIN
Program: Doctor Candidate in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Abstract Title: Multimerization and Reconfiguration of Preformed DNA nanostructues through Toehold-Mediated Strand Displacement

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