Researcher

Dr Yanfang Wu

Keywords

Fields of Research (FoR)

Sensor Technology (Chemical aspects), Medical Biotechnology Diagnostics (incl. Biosensors), Nanofabrication, Growth and Self Assembly, Electrochemistry

Biography

Dr. Yanfang Wu received his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from the University of New South Wales, Australia (UNSW Sydney) and his M.S. degree in Analytical Chemistry from Xiamen University, China. Since October 2018, he has been working as a postdoctoral research associate with Professor J. Justin Gooding in the School of Chemistry at UNSW Sydney.


My Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, The University of New South Wales,...view more

Dr. Yanfang Wu received his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from the University of New South Wales, Australia (UNSW Sydney) and his M.S. degree in Analytical Chemistry from Xiamen University, China. Since October 2018, he has been working as a postdoctoral research associate with Professor J. Justin Gooding in the School of Chemistry at UNSW Sydney.


My Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, The University of New South Wales, Australia

  • M.S. in Analytical Chemistry, Xiamen University, China


My Awards

2021 Finalist, Metrohm-Electrochemistry Division of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute (EDRACI) Young Electrochemist in the Australia/New Zealand (ANZ) (Post-doctoral category)

2021 First runner-up to the 2021 Biosensors and Bioelectronics Best Paper Award

2020 & 2021 UNSW School of Chemistry Safety Committee

2019 Dean’s Award for Outstanding PhD Theses

2019 Australian Centre for NanoMedicine Travel Award

2018 UNSW Science PhD Writing Scholarship

2018 Outstanding Reviewer for the peer-reviewed journal, Sensors and Actuator: B. Chemical

2017 Outstanding Reviewer for the peer-reviewed journal, Electrochimica Acta

2014 International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS)


My Research Activities

  • Development of ultrasensitive biosensing strategies and systems for early diagnosis of disease

  • Development of solid-state nanopore based single molecule biosensors

  • Micro- and nano-fabrication for device fabrication and sensor development

  • Light-activated electrochemistry at semiconductors

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Location

Rm 723, Level 7, Hilmer Building (E10), UNSW Sydney, Kensington