Zachary J. Smith (储扎克) & Kaiqin Chu (储开芹)

Lab for Multimodal Biomedical Imaging & Therapy (MBIT),
USTC, Department of Precision Machinery and Precision Instrumentation

Laboratory News 2020

Jul 9, 2020: Congratulations to Yichuan (PhD '20) and Xiaoya (MS '20) for successfully defending their theses!

Jun 17, 2020: Qi Meng's paper on extending the depth of field of high-NA objectives is up at Biomedical Optics Express!

Mar 16, 2020: Yichuan's paper on label-free morpho-chemical characterization of extracellular vesicles and other nanoparticles is up at Analytical Chemistry!

Mar 2, 2020: Thanks to all of our colleagues who have contacted us in the past month! Our lab is doing fine during the coronavirus outbreak. Students are resting at home while Zach and Kaiqin are hard at work in the office on proposals ;p

Feb 20, 2020: A new paper by Dong Wu & Jiaru Chu's lab on nanogap plasmonic structures is out at Adv. Func. Mat.! Yichuan and Zach helped out with the SERS measurements for that paper. Thanks to the co-authors for including us!

Jan 30, 2020: We regret to report that our group's three talks at Photonics West will be cancelled due to the ongoing Coronavirus situation. Thanks to the session chairs for their understanding. We hope to catch up with our friends & colleagues at next year's meeting!

Jan 1, 2020: Sebastian Wachsmann-Hogiu (McGill Univ.), Mehmet Kahraman (Gaziantep Univ.), and Zach's editorial in on plasmonics for bioanalytics is out in Frontiers in Chemistry. Thanks to Sebastian for including me in that editorial and in guest-editing the special issue it's a part of!