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 Welcome to the Laboratory for Nanobioelectronics

 

Dr. Joseph Wang
SAIC Endowed Chair

Distinguished Professor, 

Chair of Nanoengineering
University California San Diego (UCSD)
La Jolla, CA 92093-0448

 

Director, Center of Wearable Sensors
Chief Editor - Electroanalysis (Wiley-VCH)

 

 


Tel (Office): (858) 246-0128

Tel (Lab): 858-822-1588.


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Office: SME Building, Room 245E

 

Department Website: Link

 


Wang's Biosketch 

 

 

    

 Currently there are over 30 active researchers in the areas of nanomachines, nanosensors, electrochemistry and analytical chemistry. 

 

 

CITATIONS METRICS - H Index (105) - Total Citations (>48,000)

 

   UCSD Microrockets Featured in The Economist Special Issue 'The World in 2013' 

 

Prof. Wang is among the worlds's most influential scientists, 2014. 

 

Prof. Wang is among the 100 most influential people in Analytical Sciences, 2013    

 

Wang Received the 2013 Spiers Memorial Award for the UK Royal Society of Chemistry

 

Wang was admitted as Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry 

  

Wang Makes the Top 10 Most Cited Chemists in the World!

 

Wang Received the Breyer Medal of the Royal Australian Institute

  

Wang's New Book: "Nanomachines" (Wiley-VCH), 2013

  

A Fantastic Voyage - RSC Interview (Chem World- 2013)

 

A Decade Back - Most cited JACS paper (Chem Eng News 2013)

 

Jinxing's "Nanomotor Lithography" paper published in Nature Communications

 

 

News on Our Research:

Nanomotor News:

 Microrockets for Bacteria Isolation

 Microrocket that run on acid 

 Water-Driven Micromotors 

 Motion-based DNA Detection (Nature Comm)

 Nanoshuttle for Liposome (Nature Mat. Highlight)

 Bend, Spin, Swim (Science Highlight) 

 Microrockets for Cancer Diagnostics

 Oil-Cleaning Microsubmarines- BBC News

 Ultrasound-Powered Microbullets fly Through Tissues

 Addressing Major Micromotor Challenges

 Micromotors Detox Chemical Weapons (Nature Highlight)

 First Plant-based Helical Microswimmers 

 Ultrasound Propelled Nanomotors

 

Nanobioelectronic and Biosensors News:

UCSD's wearable sensors article in UT San Diego  

Epidermal lactate tattoo warns athletes of "the wall" (LA Times)

Epidermal tattoo biofuel cell (Newsweek)

Finger sensors for decentralized forensic sensing

Field Detection of Gunshot Residues 

Artistic Tattoo-based pH Skin Sensor 

Electronic Skin: Tattoo-based chemical sensing 

Enzyme logic biosensor for security surveillance

Swimming with Sensors

Self-Powered logic-activated therapeutic intervention

  

UCSD Engineering World Ranking     

2013 World Ranking  

2012 World Ranking

2011 World Ranking

2010 World Ranking