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FEB Our invited Feature Review on "Rational design and applications of conducting polymer hydrogels as electrochemical biosensors" is accepted in J. Mater. Chem. B.

FEB Dr. Yu was selected as 'Austin Under 40' Award Finalist in Science/Technology category.

FEB Dr. Yu received 3M Nontenured Faculty Award.

JAN Our recent work on "nanostructured conductive hydrogels-based biosensors" published in Nano Letters becomes Most Read Articles in January.

JAN Dr. Yu and our research was featured in 2014 Texas Engineering Achievements by UT Cockrell School.

JAN Lele and Pan’s paper on 2D nanosheet materials based full Li-ion battery is accepted in Nano Energy.

JAN NanotechWeb features our work for “Conducting hydrogel makes a good biosensor", and Nanowerk features our work for "Multiplexing biosensors on a chip for human metabolite detection".

JAN  Lanlan and Yaqun’s paper on developing nanostructured conductive hydrogels-based biosensors is accepted in Nano Letters.

JAN  Our joint review on 2D energy materials is highlighted in media, Science News, Nanotech-Now, Green Car Congress.

JAN  Our joint review with other scientists from US/Europe/Asia on "2D materials for energy conversion and storage" is published in Science

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DEC  Our review on "Hybrid nanostructured materials for electrochemical capacitors" is Top 5 Most Cited Article in Nano Energy.

DEC  Ye and Chongbo's paper on "Conductive Smart Hybrid Hydrogels" was accepted for publication in Adv. Funct. Mater..

DEC  Dr. Yu delivered two invited talks in 2014 MRS Fall meeting in Boston. Thanks for kind invitations.

NOV  Dr. Yu delivered an invited talk in 2014 Lithium Battery Power organized by Knowledge Foundation.Thanks for kind invitation.

NOV  The team by Dr. Yu and a few other scientists has been selected to organize a symposium on "Advances in Flexible Energy Devices" at 2015 Fall MRS meeting.

OCT  Dr. Yu and our research have been profiled in Reporting Texas and Austin Statesman. 

SEP Dr. Yu will be co-organizing the 2015 Spring ACS symposium on "2D Materials for Energy/Fuel". 

SEP Our work on "2D ZnMn2O4/Graphene Li-ion Battery Anode" published in ACS Nano is listed No.1 in Top 20 Most Read Articles in August.

SEP Our work on "Ternary Li-ion Battery Anodes" and "Multifunctional Superhydrophobic Surfaces" published in Nano Lett. become the No.1 and No.2 in Top 20 Most Read Articles in August.

SEP  Yu's paper on "Amorphous Silicon Honeycomb Anodes" was accepted for publication in Chem. Commun..

SEP  We have contributed two invited book chapters for Springer and Woodhead Publishing on topics of ‘electrochemical hierarchical composites’ and ‘self-assembly of 1D nanostructures’.

AUG  MIT Technology Review has named Dr. Yu one of the world’s Top 35 I...

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guihua-10Guihua Yu
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