News

November, 2017
Our group gathered together to celebrate the Birthday for the student born in October. Happy Birthday to Kan Zhan!
October, 2017
Prof. Hou was invited to make the Keynote Report for the 6th International Symposium on Surface and Interface of Biomaterials (ISSIB2017) on October 15-19, 2017, in Chengdu, China.
October, 2017
Our group gathered together to celebrate the Birthday for the students born in October. Happy Birthday to Yunmao Zhang, Yi Lei, Xian Yang and Yi Fan!
October, 2017
Our popular science article "‘Liquid Gate’— Close the Door from a New View" is published in 5th issue of Science.
September, 2017
The Folk-Custom Activity Mooncake Gambling, a traditional activity originated in Xiamen for Mid-Autumn Festival, was successfully held in September 25. Zongsheng Li won the first prize, Xinwen Xie, Yinglin Zhu and Lingli Min won the second prize.
September, 2017
Our popular science article "Bionic Design: A bridge between creatures and new materials" is selected as the cover story in 3rd issue of Zhangjiang Science and Technology Review.
August, 2017
Congratulations to Postdoc Fellow Dr. Miao Wang for getting National Natural Science Foundation of China (Young Science Foundation, 2018-2020)
July, 2017
The fifth specialist short courses " Basic Methods of Biomimetics" sponsored by the International Society of Bionic Engineering (ISBE) were successfully held in July 27 -28 at the Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Science, Lanzhou, China. Dr. Songyue Chen, Wei Liu, Yunmao Zhang, Xinwen Xie and Hong Pan attended the course and Dr. Songyue Chen and Yunmao Zhang gave the speeches during the course, respectively.
July, 2017
The dinner party of the whole group!
July, 2017
Prof. Hou was invited to give a presentation in Techincal Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
June, 2017
Our group is introduced by WeChat: DT New Materials Online! See details in this link.
June, 2017
Congratulations to Professor Hou for being engaged as "Minjiang Scholar for Popular Science"!
June, 2017
Our group is introduced by WeChat: Family of Microfluidics! See details in this link.
May, 2017
Congratulations to Professor Hou for being engaged as instructor in Chemistry for High School Students' Technological Innovation Reserve Talents Training Program (Talent Program) by China Association for Science and Technology and Ministry of Education of the People's Republic of China!
May, 2017
Our review paper "Interplay between materials and microfluidics" is selected as the cover paper in May issue of Nature Review Materials.
May, 2017
Our group is introduced by energytoday.net! See details in this link.
May, 2017
The academic committee meeting of Industrial Biotechnology Fujian Provincial Key Laboratory was held in April 28th at Huaqiao University. Professor Xu Hou attended the meeting as the vice director of the academic board.
April, 2017
Dr. Zhizhi Sheng won the 7th place in women faculty and staff group, China University Marathon Series, Xiamen!
March, 2017
Our group is reported by ISBE Newsletter, 2017 Issure 1! See details in this link.
January, 2017
Congratulations to Professor Hou for being engaged as Vice Director in Youth Editorial Committee (Physical Chemistry) of Chinese Chemical Letters!
January, 2017
The lunch party for New Year 2017 of the whole group!
December, 2016
Congratulations to the qualified assessment on the degree-authorization of chemistry (fisrt level) in Xiamen University!
November, 2016
Congratulations!  The 2016 Materials Research Society (MRS), USA Fall Meeting Chairs have selected our SEM image of Microscale Pericallis Hybrida from carbon nanotube arrays as a finalist in the "Science as Art" competition from the 168 artistic entries.
November, 2016
Professor Hou talked about his feelings and experiences about research in interview with Materials Views China: As a researcher and scientist, we must treat science and research as real interest, not only a job. Hardworking and attentive to details also helped him a lot in research. Here is the link: Interview with Professor Hou
October, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Miao Wang for the best poster award in the First Postdoc Forum of Xiamen University!
September, 2016
The dinner party for Mid-autumn festival of the whole group!
September, 2016
Our journal paper "Smart Gating Multi-Scale Pore/Channel-Based Membranes" was reported in the professional platform X-MOL. The link is http://www.x-mol.com/news/3365.
August, 2016
Our CRC Book “Design, Fabrication, Properties and Applications of Smart and Advanced Materials” was highlighted in ISBE newsletter 2016 Issue 1 (Page 121): http://www.isbe-online.org/?ui=english&mod=info&act=view&id=2586
August, 2016
Congratulations to Feng Wu won Outstanding Student Award in The Summer Class of Soft Condensed Matter Physics!
June, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Zhizhi Sheng won BEST POSTER AWARD in The 2nd International Symposium on Energy Conversion and Storage!
June, 2016
First photo of our whole group!