可编程软材料
Programmable Soft Materials

  • 复杂胶体粒子与聚合物的设计与合成
    Design and synthesis of complex colloidal particles and polymers

  • 胶体粒子液晶材料
    Colloidal liquid crystal materials

  • 仿生形变材料
    Biomimetic shape-transforming materials

Publications

  • Nie et al. A welding phenomenon of dissimilar nanoparticles in dispersion, Nature Communications, 2019, 10 , 219.
  • Nie et al. Synthesis and phase behaviors of colloidal cuboids with tunable shape biaxiality, Nature Communications, 2018, 9, 4513.
  • Nie et al. Collapsed polymer-directed synthesis of multicomponent coaxial-like nanostructures, Nature Communications, 2016, 7, 12147.
  • Nie et al. Phase behaviors of colloidal analogues of bent-core liquid crystals, Science Advances, 2018, 4, eaas8829.
  • Nie et al. Dual-gradient enabled ultrafast biomimetic snapping of hydrogel materials, Science Advances, 2019, In press.  
  • Nie et al. Synthesis and liquid crystal behavior of bent silica rods, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2016, 138, 68.
  • Nie et al. Synthesis of platinum nanotubes and nanorings via simultaneous metal alloying and etching,  Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2016, 138, 6332.
  • Nie et al.  A general approach to synthesize asymmetric hybrid nanoparticles by interfacial reactions, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134, 3639.
  • Nie et al. Wet-chemical synthesis of amphiphilic rodlike silica particles and their molecular-mimetic assembly in selective solvents, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2012, 51, 3628. ​  

自组装材料与理论
Self-assembly Materials and Theory

  • 仿分子纳米粒子自组装
    Molecular-mimicking self-assembly of nanoparticles

  • 纳米胶体“分子”的精准构建及多级自组装
    Precise construction and self-assembly of nanoscale colloidal molecules

  • 胶体粒子“聚合物” 与水凝胶的构建与理论模型
    Colloidal polymers and hydrogels

Publications

  • Nie et al. Entropy-driven pattern formation of hybrid vesicles assembled from binary molecular and colloidal amphiphiles, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2014, 136, 2602.
  • Nie et al. Self-assembly of amphiphilic plasmonic micellar architectures,  Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 135, 7974
  • Nie et al. Self-assembly of inorganic nanoparticle vesicles and tubules driven by tethered linear block copolymers, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012, 134,  11342.  
  • Nie et al. Magneto-Plasmonic Janus Vesicles for Magnetic Field-Enhanced Photoacoustic and Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Tumor, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2016, 55, 15297.
  • Nie et al. Hydrodynamically-driven self-assembly of giant vesicles of metal nanoparticles for remotely triggered release, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2013, 52, 2463.
  • Nie et al. Continuous microfluidic self-assembly of hybrid Janus-like vesicular motors: autonomous propulsion and controlled release, Small, 2015, 11(37), 3762. 
  • Nie et al. A simple route to improve inorganic nanoparticles loading efficiency in block copolymer micelles, Macromolecules, 2013, 46, 2282.
  • Nie et al. Ordering of gold nanorods within confined space through directed assembly, Macromolecules, 2013, 46, 2241.​

聚合物纳米复合材料设计与应用
Design and Applications of Polymer Nanocomposites

  • 纳米生物医学材料设计
    Design of nanoscale biomedical materials

    ​(a) 用于癌症成像、诊断及治疗的纳米材料
    ​Nanoscale materials for cancer imaging, diagnosis and therapy

  • 纳米生物医学材料设计
    Design of nanoscale biomedical materials

    ​(b) 纳米复合牙科材料
    Nanocomposites for dental applications

  • 光学涂层及超材料
    Optical coating and metamaterials

Publications

  • Nie et al. Cooperative assembly of magneto-nanovesicles with tunable wall thickness and permeability for MRI-guided drug delivery, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2018, 140, 4666.
  • Nie et al. Self-assembly of amphiphilic plasmonic micellar architectures, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 135, 7974.
  • Nie et al. Magneto-Plasmonic Janus Vesicles for Magnetic Field-Enhanced Photoacoustic and Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Tumor,  Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2016, 55, 15297.
  • Nie et al. Folding up of gold nanoparticle strings into plasmonic vesicles for enhanced photoacoustic imaging, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2015, 54, 15916.
  • Nie et al. Biodegradable gold nanovesicles with ultra-strong plasmonic coupling effect for photoacoustic imaging-guided photothermal therapy, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, 2013, 52, 13958.
  • Nie et al. An enzyme-free signal amplification technique for ultrasensitive colorimetric assay of disease biomarkers, ACS Nano, 2017, 11 (2), 2052.
  • Nie et al. Suppressing Nanoparticle-Mononuclear Phagocyte System Interactions of Two-Dimensional Gold Nanorings for Improved Tumor Accumulation and Photothermal Ablation of Tumors, ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 10539.
  • Nie et al. Photosensitizer-loaded gold vesicles with strong plasmonic coupling effect for imaging-guided photothermal/photodynamic therapy, ACS Nano, 2013, 7, 5320.