Category Archives: Cheng Group News
Wei Zhang’s wrok “Toward Controlled Hierarchical Heterogeneities in Giant Molecules with Precisely Arranged Nano Building Blocks” has been published in ACS Central Science. Congratulation to Wei!
Chih-Hao’s wrok “Tunable Affinity and Molecular Architecture Lead to Diverse Self-Assembled Supramolecular Structures in Thin Films” has been published in ACS Nano. Congratulation to Chih-Hao!
Three our graduate students, Mingjun Huang, Shuo Zhang and Hao Liu have successfully defended their Ph.D theses. Big congratulations, Dr. Huang, Dr. Zhang and Dr. Liu!
Dr. Gengxiu Liu joins our group as a post-doctoral associate. Welcome Dr. Liu!
Xuehui’s wrok “Chain Overcrowding Induced Phase Separation and Hierarchical Structure Formation in Fluorinated Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane (FPOSS)-Based Giant Surfactants” has been published in Macromolecules. Congratulation to Xuehui!
Zhiwei’s wrok “Hydrogen-Bonding-Induced Nanophase Separation in Giant Surfactants Consisting of Hydrophilic Fullerene Tethered to Block Copolymers at Different Locations” has been published in Macromolecules. Congratulations!
Mingjun’s work “Selective assemblies of giant tetrahedra via precisely controlled positional interactions” has been published in Science. Huge congratulation to Mingjun.
On the 2015 March APS meeting, Dr. Cheng has been elected as the chair of Division of Polymer Physics (DPOLY) in American Physical Society (APS). Congratulation to Dr. Cheng.
Their paper “Pathway toward Large Two-Dimensional Hexagonally Patterned Colloidal Nanosheets in Solution” was accepted by The Journal of American Chemical Society.
Their paper “Precision synthesis of macrocyclic giant surfactants tethered with two different polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes at distinct ring locations via four consecutive “click” reactions”was published on Polymer Chemistry.