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FEB Yu’s paper on bio-inspired heavy-metal-free liquid battery is accepted in Angew. Chem..

FEB Our group research has been featured in annual school magazine “TEXAS Engineer”!

FEB “UT engineers develop self-healing battery gel” featured story in The Daily Texan.

JAN Dr. Yu was invited to Advisory Board of Chem, a high-impact chemistry journal published by Cell Press!

JAN We are excited that our self-healing research is featured in Fox News!

JAN Our self-healing research is featured in the influential Austin Statesman as Front-page news.

JAN Our articles on ‘nanoGel biosensors’ and ‘energy gels’ are selected as 2015 HOT Papers in JMC and Nanoscale!

JAN Our work on "Controlled Synthesis of Nanostructured Conductive Polymer Hydrogels" published in Nano Letters becomes Most Read Articles in Dec 2015.

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DEC Group alumnus Yu Zhao, now professor in Soochow Univ, was selected to China Thousand Talent Program for Young Outstanding Scientists. Congrats!

DEC Dr. Yu gave an invited seminar in Materials Science & Engineering at Carnegie Mellon Univ. Thanks for kind invitation!

DEC Dr. Yu delivered two invited talks at MRS Fall in Boston in Symp LL “Large scale energy storage systems” and Symp B “Smart Materials”. Thanks for kind invitations!

NOV Dr. Yu’s Visiontalk at Future Tech Congress 2015 in Wolfsburg invited by 2b AHEAD THINKTANK in Germany has been published online!

NOV Our research on self-healing gel is featured in UT University NewsKUT News, Space Daily, Network World, Engineering360ScienceDailygizmag and DesignNews.

NOV Dr. Yu was invited by MRS to comment on hydrogel superglue work.

NOV Our review article about Li-redox flow batteries published in Chem. Soc. Rev. has been featured as Cover Article.

OCT Dr. Yu delivered an invited talk in 2015 GrapChina conference in Qingdao, China, thanks for the organizers’ invitation!

OCT Dr. Yu gave an invited talk in College of Engineering and Applied Sciences in Nanjing Univ.

OCT Ye Shi was awarded a Professional Development Award by the UT Graduate School. Congrat!

OCT Our work on "Controlled Synthesis of Nanostructured Conductive Polymer Hydrogels" has been published in Nano Lett.!

OCT Dr. Yu gave two invited talks at 228th ECS Meeting in Phoenix, thanks for the organizers’ invitations!

OCT Ye Shi was awarded competitive Nano Portfolio Program Travel Award for Graduate Student. Congrats!

OCT Our self-healing hybrid gel work has been featured in ME department website at UT.

SEP Dr. Yu attended the invited event 2015 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium by National Academy of Engineering, great meeting many new scientists and engineers friends!

SEP Our joint work with PNNL and PSU on in-situ TEM study of Si-gel battery anode has been published in Nano Lett.!

SEP Our semi-liquid Li-ferrocene battery work has been featured in Materials360 website (MRS)!

AUG Our self-healing hybrid gel work has been featured in Nanowerk, ...

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guihua-10Guihua Yu (Bio)
Assistant Professor
Materials Science & Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Texas Materials Institute
University of Texas at Austin
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Phone: 512-232-5276
Office: ETC 9.144