Dr Jingxian Yu

Dr Jingxian Yu
ARC - APD Fellow
School of Physical Sciences
Faculty of Sciences

Dr Jingxian Yu obtained a PhD in Nanotechnology from Flinders University in 2009.

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Dr Jingxian Yu

Dr Jingxian Yu obtained a PhD in Nanotechnology from Flinders University in 2009.

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD — email supervisor to discuss availability.

Research Interests

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2017 Senior Research Associate & Lecturer The University of Adelaide
2012 - 2016 ARC Research Associate The Unversity of Adelaide
2009 - 2012 Australian Postdoctoral Fellow The University of Adelaide
2008 - 2009 Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Nottingham

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
2013 Award CASS Foundation Travel Award
2011 Award Ian Potter Foundation Travel Award

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2009 Flinders University, Adelaide Australia Doctor of Philosophy (Nanotechnology)

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Law, C., Sylvia, G., Nemati, M., Yu, J., Losic, D., Abell, A., & Santos, A. (2017). Engineering of surface chemistry for enhanced sensitivity in nanoporous interferometric sensing platforms. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 9(10), 8929-8940.
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2017 Yu, J., Horsley, J., & Abell, A. (2017). Exploiting the interplay of quantum interference and backbone rigidity on electronic transport in peptides: a step towards bio-inspired quantum interferometers. Molecular Systems Design &​ Engineering, 2(1), 67-77.
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2017 Yu, J., Horsley, J., & Abell, A. (2017). A controllable mechanistic transition of charge transfer in helical peptides: From hopping to superexchange. RSC Advances, 7(67), 42370-42378.
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2017 Horsley, J., Yu, J., Yeoh, Y., & Abell, A. (2017). Peptides as bio-inspired molecular electronic materials. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 1030, 131-153.
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2016 Wang, S., & Yu, J. (2016). Electrochemical mechanism for FeS₂/C composite in lithium ion batteries with enhanced reversible capacity. Energies, 9(4), 225-1-225-9.
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2016 Yu, J., Horsley, J., & Abell, A. (2016). Turning electron transfer 'on-off' in peptides through side-bridge gating. Electrochimica Acta, 209, 65-74.
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2016 Yang, Z., Dai, Y., Wang, S., & Yu, J. (2016). How to make lithium iron phosphate better: a review exploring classical modification approaches in-depth and proposing future optimization methods. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 4(47), 18210-18222.
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2015 Sun, Y., Wang, S., Cheng, H., Dai, Y., Yu, J., & Wu, J. (2015). Synthesis of a ternary polyaniline@acetylene black-sulfur material by continuous two-step liquid phase for lithium sulfur batteries. Electrochimica Acta, 158, 143-151.
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2015 Horsley, J., Yu, J., & Abell, A. (2015). The correlation of electrochemical measurements and molecular junction conductance simulations in β-strand peptides. Chemistry, 21(15), 5926-5933.
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2015 Tao, D., Wang, S., Liu, Y., Dai, Y., Yu, J., & Lei, X. (2015). Lithium vanadium phosphate as cathode material for lithium ion batteries. Ionics, 21(5), 1201-1239.
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2015 Kumeria, T., Yu, J., Alsawat, M., Kurkuri, M., Santos, A., Abell, A., & Losic, D. (2015). Photoswitchable membranes based on peptide-modified nanoporous anodic alumina: toward smart membranes for on-demand molecular transport. Advanced Materials, 27(19), 3019-3024.
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2015 Kumeria, T., Yu, J., Alsawat, M., Kurkuri, M., Santos, A., Abell, A., & Losic, D. (2015). Membranes: Photoswitchable Membranes Based on Peptide-Modified Nanoporous Anodic Alumina: Toward Smart Membranes for On-Demand Molecular Transport (Adv. Mater. 19/2015). Advanced materials, 27(19), 2950.
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2015 Liu, Y., Wang, S., Tao, D., Dai, Y., & Yu, J. (2015). Electrochemical characterization for lithium vanadium phosphate with different calcination temperatures prepared by the sol–gel method. Materials Characterization, 107, 189-196.
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2015 Yang, Z., Dai, Y., Wang, S., Cheng, H., & Yu, J. (2015). In situ incorporation of a S, N doped carbon/sulfur composite for lithium sulfur batteries. RSC Advances, 5(95), 78017-78025.
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2014 Yu, J., Horsley, J., Moore, K., Shapter, J., & Abell, A. (2014). The effect of a macrocyclic constraint on electron transfer in helical peptides: a step towards tunable molecular wires. Chemical Communications, 50(14), 1652-1654.
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2014 Kant, K., Yu, J., Priest, C., Shapter, J., & Losic, D. (2014). Impedance nanopore biosensor: influence of pore dimensions on biosensing performance. Analyst, 139(5), 1134-1140.
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2014 Kant, K., Kurkuri, M., Yu, J., Shapter, J. G., Priest, C., & Losic, D. (2014). Impedance spectroscopy study of nanopore arrays for biosensing applications. Science of Advanced Materials, 6(7), 1375-1381.
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2014 Horsley, J., Yu, J., Moore, K., Shapter, J., & Abell, A. (2014). Unraveling the interplay of backbone rigidity and electron rich side-chains on electron transfer in peptides: the realization of tunable molecular wires. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 136(35), 12479-12488.
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2014 Dong, K., Wang, S., & Yu, J. (2014). A lithium/polysulfide semi-solid rechargeable flow battery with high output performance. RSC Advances, 4(88), 47517-47520.
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2014 Zeng, J., Wang, S., Yu, J., Cheng, H., Tan, H., Liu, Q., & Wu, J. (2014). Al and/or Ni-doped nanomanganese dioxide with anisotropic expansion and their electrochemical characterisation in primary Li-MnO2 batteries. Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, 18(6), 1585-1591.
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2013 Yu, J., Horsley, J., & Abell, A. (2013). The influence of secondary structure on electron transfer in peptides. Australian Journal of Chemistry, 66(8), 848-851.
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2013 Wang, S., Yang, Z., Zhang, H., Tan, H., Yu, J., & Wu, J. (2013). Mesoporous β-MnO₂/sulfur composite as cathode material for Li-S batteries. Electrochimica Acta, 106, 307-311.
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2013 Moore, K., Flavel, B., Yu, J., Abell, A., & Shapter, J. (2013). Increased redox-active peptide loading on carbon nanotube electrodes. Electrochimica Acta, 89, 206-211.
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2013 Yu, J., Matthews, S., Yunus, K., Shapter, J., & Fisher, A. (2013). Integration of enzyme immobilised single-walled carbon nanotube arrays into microchannels for glucose detection. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 8(2), 1849-1862.
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2012 Wang, S., Liu, Q., Yu, J., & Zeng, J. (2012). Anisotropic expansion and high rate discharge performance of V-doped MnO2 for Li/MnO2 primary battery. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 7(2), 1242-1250.
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2012 Yu, J., Zvarec, O., Huang, D., Bissett, M., Scanlon, D., Shapter, J., & Abell, A. (2012). Electron transfer through α-peptides attached to vertically aligned carbon nanotube arrays: a mechanistic transition. Chemical Communications, 48(8), 1132-1134.
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2012 Zhang, J., Yu, J., & Cha, C. (2012). Gas consumption reactions and cycling characteristics of improved sealed Ni-Cd batteries. International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 7(10), 10233-10243.
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2012 Yu, J., Huang, D., Shapter, J., & Abell, A. (2012). Electrochemical and computational studies on intramolecular dissociative electron transfer in β‐peptides. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 116(50), 26608-26617.
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2009 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Ellis, A., & Shapter, J. (2009). Electroless plated gold as a support for carbon nanotube electrodes. Electrochimica Acta, 54(11), 3191-3198.
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2009 Yu, J., Rance, G., & Khlobystov, A. (2009). Electrostatic interactions for directed assembly of nanostructured materials: composites of titanium dioxide nanotubes with gold nanoparticles. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 19(47), 8928-8935.
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2009 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Shapter, J., & Quinton, J. (2009). Patterned polyaniline & carbon nanotube polyaniline composites on silicon. Soft Matter, 5(1), 164-172.
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2009 Zhao, H., Wang, N., Yu, J., Yang, H., Deng, Y., & Peng, Y. (2009). Cellular uptake of functionalized silica-coated fluorescent nanoparticles. Acta Polymerica Sinica, 009(7), 667-673.
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2009 Yu, J., Zhao, H., Ye, L., Yang, H., Ku, S., Yang, N., & Xiao, N. (2009). Effect of surface functionality of magnetic silica nanoparticles on the cellular uptake by glioma cells in vitro. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 19(9), 1265-1270.
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2008 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Shapter, J., & Quinton, J. (2008). Electrochemical characterisation of patterned carbon nanotube electrodes on silane modified silicon. Electrochimica Acta, 53(18), 5653-5659.
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2008 Shearer, C., Yu, J., O'Donnell, K., Thomsen, L., Dastoor, P., Quinton, J., & Shapter, J. (2008). Highly resilient field emission from aligned single-walled carbon nanotube arrays chemically attached to n-type silicon. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 18(47), 5753-5760.
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2008 Yu, J., Flavel, B., & Shapter, J. (2008). Optical and Electrochemical Properties of Single-walled Carbon Nanotube Arrays Attached to Silicon (100) Surfaces. Fullerenes, Nanotubes, and Carbon Nanostructures, 16(1), 18-29.
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2008 Yu, J., Mathew, S., Flavel, B., Johnston, M., & Shapter, J. (2008). Ruthenium Porphyrin Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Arrays: A Step Toward Light Harvesting Antenna and Multibit Information Storage. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130(27), 8788-8796.
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2008 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Ellis, A., Quinton, J., & Shapter, J. (2008). Solution chemistry approach to fabricate vertically aligned carbon nanotubes on gold wires: towards vertically integrated electronics. Nanotechnology, 19(44), 1-12.
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2007 Yu, J., Cao, H., & He, Y. (2007). A new tree structure code for equivalent circuit and evolutionary estimation of parameters. Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 85(1), 27-39.
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2007 Yu, J., Shapter, J., Quinton, J., Johnston, M., & Beattie, D. (2007). Direct attachment of well-aligned single-walled carbon nanotube architectures to silicon (100) surfaces: a simple approach for device assembly. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 9(4), 510-520.
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2007 Yu, J., Shapter, J., Johnston, M., Quinton, J., & Gooding, J. (2007). Electron-transfer characteristics of ferrocene attached to single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNT) arrays directly anchored to silicon(1 0 0). Electrochimica Acta, 52(21), 6206-6211.
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2007 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Shapter, J., & Quinton, J. (2007). Patterned attachment of carbon nanotubes to silane modified silicon. Carbon, 45(13), 2551-2558.
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2007 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Shapter, J., & Quinton, J. (2007). Patterned ferrocenemethanol modified carbon nanotube electrodes on silane modified silicon. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 18(24), 4757-4761.
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2006 Yu, J., Losic, D., Marshall, M., Bocking, T., Gooding, J., & Shapter, J. (2006). Preparation and characterisation of an aligned carbon nanotube array on the silicon (100) surface. Soft Matter, 2(12), 1081-1088.
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2006 Wang, F., Chen, Z., Sun, Y., Gao, Y., & Yu, J. (2006). Investigation on the pollution of organoarsenical additives to animal feed in the surroundings and farmland near hog farms. Acta Ecologica Sinica, 26(1), 154-162.
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2004 Yu, J., Wang, L., Wang, Y., Dong, H., & Yang, H. (2004). Electrochemical hydrogen storage in nanosized amorphous Ni<inf>x</inf>B particles. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 151(8), A1124-A1127.
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2004 Zhang, J., Yu, J., Cha, C., & Yang, H. (2004). The effects of pulse charging on inner pressure and cycling characteristics of sealed Ni/MH batteries. Journal of Power Sources, 136(1), 180-185.
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2004 Cha, C., Yu, J., & Zhang, J. (2004). Comparative experimental study of gas evolution and gas consumption reactions in sealed Ni-Cd and Ni-MH cells. Journal of Power Sources, 129(2), 347-357.
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2003 Yu, J., Wang, L., Su, L., Ai, X., & Yang, H. (2003). Temperature effects on the electrodeposition of zinc. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 150(1), C19-C23.
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2003 Zhu, X., Yang, H., Ai, X., Yu, J., & Cao, Y. (2003). Structural and electrochemical characterization of mechanochemically synthesized calcium zincate as rechargeable anodic materials. Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 33(7), 607-612.
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2002 Yu, J., Yang, H., Ai, X., & Chen, Y. (2002). Effects of anions on the zinc electrodeposition onto glassy-carbon electrode. Russian Journal of Electrochemistry, 38(3), 321-325.
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2001 Yu, J., Yang, H., Ai, X., & Zhu, X. (2001). A study of calcium zincate as negative electrode materials for secondary batteries. Journal of Power Sources, 103(1), 93-97.
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2001 Cao, H., Yu, J., Kang, L., Yang, H., & Ai, X. (2001). Modeling and prediction for discharge lifetime of battery systems using hybrid evolutionary algorithms. Computers and Chemistry, 25(3), 251-259.
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1999 Yu, J., Cao, H., Chen, Y., & Kang, L. (1999). Evolutionary modeling of differential equations for the study of chromatographic retention. Fenxi Huaxue, 27(5), 531.
1999 Yu, J., Chen, Y., & Yang, H. (1999). Effects of copper on the electrodeposition of nickel. Russian Journal of Electrochemistry, 35(11), 1173-1176.
1999 Yu, J., Cao, H., Chen, Y., Yang, H., & Kang, L. (1999). Effects of additives on the electrocrystallization of zinc and evolutionary optimization of parameters. Acta Chimica Sinica, 57(9), 959-960.
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1999 Yu, J., Chen, Y., Yang, H., & Huang, Q. (1999). Influences of organic additives on zinc electrocrystallization from KCl solutions. Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 146(5), 1789-1793.
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1999 Yu, J., Chen, Y., Huang, Q., & Yang, H. (1999). Structure Studies on the Bright Nanocrystalline Zinc Deposit. Kao Teng Hsueh Hsiao Hua Heush Hsueh Pao/ Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities, 20(1), 110.
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1999 Yu, J., Cao, H., Chen, Y., Kang, L., & Yang, H. (1999). New approach to the estimation of electrocrystallization parameters. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 474(1), 69-73.
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1999 Cao, H., Yu, J., Kang, L., Chen, Y., & Chen, Y. (1999). The kinetic evolutionary modeling of complex systems of chemical reactions. Computers and Chemistry, 23(2), 143-151.
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1998 Yu, J., Chen, Y., Huang, Q., Yang, H., Zhang, K., & Wang, Y. (1998). Single-bath electrodeposition of Ni-Cu/Cu superlattice multilayers by dual potential pulse technique. Wuhan Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Wuhan University, 44(6), 702.
1998 Chen, Y., Yu, J., Zhang, H., & Huang, Q. (1998). The influence of additives on surface morphology and texture of zinc electrodeposits from potassium chloride solution. Wuhan Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Wuhan University, 44(2).
1996 Yu, J., Chen, Y., & Huang, Q. (1996). The effects of some additives on the electrocrystallization of zinc on glassy carbon electrode. Wuhan Daxue Xuebao/Journal of Wuhan University, 42(6), 690-692.
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Conference Papers

Year Citation
2016 Kumeria, T., Yu, J., Alsawat, M., Kurkuri, M., Santos, A., Abell, A., & Losic, D. (2016). Modulating molecular transport across peptide-modified nanoporous alumina membranes with light. In M. Hutchinson, & E. Goldys (Eds.), Proceedings: SPIE BioPhotonics Australasia Vol. 10013 (pp. 100131W-1-100131W-6). Adelaide, Australia: SPIE.
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2008 Yu, J., Shao, J., Yan, S., Wang, C., & Ye, L. (2008). Interactions of PAMAM dendrimers with bovine serum albumin in the presence of copper and iron ions. In 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering, iCBBE 2008 (pp. 199-202).
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2008 Flavel, B., Yu, J., Tune, D., Shapter, J., & Quinton, J. (2008). Patterned Attachment of Carbon Nanotubes to Silicon. In P. Mulvaney, & A. Khan (Eds.), Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2008 : ICONN 2008 (pp. 48-51). Online: IEEE.
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2008 Yu, J., Le Roux, R., Gu, Y., Yunus, K., Matthews, S., Shapter, J., & Fisher, A. (2008). Integration of enzyme immobilised single-walled carbon nanotube arrays into microfluidic devices for glucose detection. In Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (pp. 137-140). Online: IEEE.
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2008 Yu, J., Mathew, S., Flavel, B., Quinton, J., Johnston, M., & Shapter, J. (2008). Mixed assembly of ferrocene/porphyrin onto carbon nanotube arrays towards multibit information storage. In P. Mulvaney, & A. Khan (Eds.), Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2008 : ICONN 2008 (pp. 176-179). Online: IEEE.
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2008 Mathew, S., Yu, J., Johnston, M., Quinton, J., & Shapter, J. (2008). Surface mounted porphyrin-nanotube arrays: Towards energy-harvesting surfaces. In P. Mulvaney, & A. Khan (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (pp. 206-209). Online: IEEE.
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2006 Yu, J., Shapter, J., Quinton, J., Johnston, M., & Beattie, D. (2006). Preparation, characterization and electrochemistry of carbon nanotubes directly attached to Si(100) surfaces. In C. Jagadish, & G. Lu (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2006 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (pp. 72-75). Online: IEEE.
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2006 Yu, J., Shapter, J., Quinton, J., Johnston, M., & Beattie, D. (2006). Optical properties of covalently anchored single-walled carbon nanotube arrays on silicon (100) surfaces. In J. Chiao, A. Dzurak, C. Jagadish, & D. Thiel (Eds.), Micro-and Nanotechnology: Materials, Processes, Packaging, and Systems III. Proceedings of SPIE International Symposium on Micro- and Nanotechnology Vol. 6415 Vol. 6415 (pp. 1-8). Bellingham, Washington: SPIE.
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2003 Cao, H., Yu, J., & Kang, L. (2003). An evolutionary approach for modeling the equivalent circuit for electrochemical impedance spectroscopy. In 2003 Congress on Evolutionary Computation, CEC 2003 - Proceedings Vol. 3 (pp. 1819-1825).
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Research Grants
Funding Body Funding Scheme Project Amount Date Investigators
IPAS IPAS Pilot Project Funding Scheme Double remote electrochemical addressing and optical readout of electrochemiluminescence at the nano-patterned tip of an optical fiber for the detection of peroxide explosives. $6,000 2017 Jingxian Yu, Peipei Jia and Yuan Qi Yeoh.
  National Computational Merit Allocation Scheme Peptronics: Understanding the Relationship between Structures and Properties $100,000 2017 Jingxian Yu
  National Computational Merit Allocation Scheme Peptronics: Understanding the Relationship between Structures and Properties $200,000 2016 Jingxian Yu

 

Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
2017 Co-Supervisor Design, Synthesis and the Application of an Antimicrobial Peptide Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Yuan Qi Yeoh
2017 Co-Supervisor Enzyme-based therapeutics Master of Philosophy Master Full Time Mr Padraig Lorcan Fyfe

Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
2011 - 2015 Co-Supervisor The Effects of Macrocyclic Constraints on Electron Transfer in Peptides Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Dr John Robert Horsley
Position
ARC - APD Fellow
Phone
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Fax
8313 4380
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Badger, floor G
Room Number
G 21
Org Unit
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