Yanyi Huang


Yanyi Huang, Sc.D.

Professor of Materials Science and Engineering


Academic Positions

Peking University, Beijing, China

Professor, College of Engineering, 2013 -
Deputy Director, Biodynamic Optical Imaging Center, 2013 -
Principal Investigator, Biodynamic Optical Imaging Center, 2010 - 
Principal Investigator, Peking-Tsinghua Center for Life Sciences, 2015 -
Principal Investigator, College of Engineering, 2010 - 2013
Affiliated Professor, National Microgravity Laboratory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008 - 2010
Adjunct Professor, College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, 2007 -
Affiliated Professor, National Laboratory of Micro/Nano Fabrication Technology, 2007 - 2009
Associate Principal Investigator, College of Engineering, 2006 - 2009

Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA

Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Bioengineering, 2005 - 2006
Advisor: Professor Stephen Quake
Research: Microfluidics, Biotechnology, Nucleic Acid Chemistry

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA

Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Applied Physics, 2002 - 2005
Advisor: Professor Amnon Yariv
Research: Photonics, Micro/Nano Fabrication, Optoelectronic Functional Polymers


2002, Sc.D. in Chemistry, Peking University
Advisor: Professor Chun-Hui Huang
College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, and the State Key Laboratory of Rare Earth Materials Chemistry and Applications
Thesis Title: A Terbium Complex Based Microcavity and the Optoelectronic Properties of Bis-stilbazolium Derivatives

1997, BS in Chemistry, Peking University
Advisor: Professor Liangbing Gan
College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering
Thesis Title: The Synthesis and Photoelectric Conversion of Several Fullerene Derivatives


2007 - 2013, Editorial Board, Life Science Instruments (China)
2008 - 2011, Academic Committee, College of Engineering, Peking University, China
2009 - , Advisory Board, Lab on a Chip (RSC Journal)
2009 - 2013, Academic Committee,  Peptide and Small Molecular Drug Key Lab, Capital Medical University, China
2009 - , Standing Committee, Peking University Association of Science and Technology
2010, Promotion Committee, MicroTAS 2010 (Groningen, The Netherlands)
2011, Promotion Committee, MicroTAS 2011 (Seattle, USA)
2012 - , China Medicinal Biotech Association, Biochip Branch Committee
2012 - 2013, Chief Scientist, New Generation Sequencer Project in National High-Tech Program (863), Ministry of Science and Technology of China
2013 - , Editorial Board, Biomicrofluidics (AIP Journal)
2014 - , Promotion Editor, Science China Chemistry
2014, Organizer, Symposium V: Micro- and Nanofluidic Systems for Materials Synthesis, Device Assembly and Bioanalysis, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco
2014, Technical Program Committee, MicroTAS 2014 (San Antonio, Texas, USA)
2014, Review Panelist, National High-Tech Program (863) Young Scientist Project
2014, Guest Editor, Lab on a Chip Themed Issue on Emerging Investigators
2015, Organizer, Advances in Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 2015, Beijing
2015, Editorial Board, Scientific Reports 


Honors / Awards

1993, National Chemistry Competition, Chinese Chemical Society, 1st Rank
1993, Outstanding Freshman Scholarship, Peking University
1995, Outstanding Student Award, Peking University
1995, Dong Scholarship, Peking University
1995, May-Fourth Youth Science Award, 1st Rank, Peking University
1995, Outstanding Student Award, Beijing City
1997, May-Fourth Youth Science Award, 1st Rank, Peking University
1997, Outstanding Graduate Award, Beijing City
1999, Academic Top 10, Graduate Student Union, Peking University
2000, May-Fourth Scholarship, National Student Union
2001, May-Fourth Medal, Peking University
2001, Excellent Paper Award, 1st Rank, Beijing Chemical Society
2001, Excellent Paper Award, 1st Rank, Beijing Science and Technology Society
2001, Best Poster Award, Xiangshan Conference
2002, Lee Wang Se Al Mei Scholarship
2003, National Natural Science Award, 2nd Rank, State Council, China
2004, National Excellent Doctoral Thesis Award, Ministry of Education, China
2008, Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University, Ministry of Education, China
2009, Peking University Teaching Contest, 1st Rank
2009, Teaching Contest for Junior University Teachers in Beijing City, 3rd Rank
2009, Teaching Contest for Junior University Teachers in Beijing City, Student-Favorite Award
2010, Fok Ying Tung Education Foundation Young Investigator Award
2012, NSFC Award for Excellent Young Scholar 
2013, Luye Biomedical Award for Outstanding Young Scholar
2014, Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) 





  1. Zitian Chen, Haifeng Duan,* Shuo Qian, Wenxiong Zhou, Haiwei Qiu, Li Kang, X. Sunney Xie, Yanyi Huang.* Fluorogenic Sequencing Using Halogen-fluorescein Labeled Nucleotides. ChemBioChem 2015, 16(8), 1153-1157.
  2. Fenghua Liu, Ruisheng Song, Yuanqing Feng, Jiaojiao Guo, Yanmin Chen, Yong Zhang, Tao Chen, Yanru Wang, Yanyi Huang, Chuan-Yun Li, Chunmei Cao, Yan Zhang, Xinli Hu,* Rui-ping Xiao.* Upregulation of MG53 Induces Diabetic Cardiomyopathy Through Transcriptional Activation of Peroxisome Proliferation-Activated Receptor α. Circulation 2015, 131(9), 795-804.
  3. Jie Shen, Changzu Cai, Zhilong Yu, Yuhong Pang, Ying Zhou, Lili Qian, Wensheng Wei,* Yanyi Huang.* A microfluidic live cell assay to study anthrax toxin induced cell lethality assisted by conditioned medium. Scientific Reports 2015, 5, 8651.
  4. Xiannian Zhang, Zitian Chen, Yanyi Huang.* A valve-less microfluidic peristaltic pumping method. Biomicrofluidics 2015, 9(1), 014118.
  5. Jie Shen,# Dongqing Jiang,# Yusi Fu,# Xinglong Wu,# Hongshan Guo, Binxiao Feng, Yuhong Pang, Aaron M. Streets, Fuchou Tang,* Yanyi Huang.* H3K4me3 epigenomic landscape derived from ChIP-Seq of 1000 mouse early embryonic cells. Cell Research 2015, 25(1), 143-147.
  6. Yinqiu Cui, Li Song, Dong Wei, Yuhong Pang, Ning Wang, Chao Ning, Chunmei Li, Binxiao Feng, Wentao Tang, Hongjie Li, Yashan Ren, Chunchang Zhang, Yanyi Huang,* Yaowu Hu,* Hui Zhou.* Identification of kinship and occupant status in Mongolian noble burials of the Yuan Dynasty through a multidisciplinary approach. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 2015, 370(1660), 20130378.


  1. Aaron M. Streets and Yanyi Huang.* How deep is enough in single-cell RNA-seq? (Commentary). 2014, 32(10), 1005-1006.
  2. Zhilong Yu, Sijia Lu, Yanyi Huang.* Microfluidic Whole Genome Amplification Device for Single Cell Sequencing. Analytical Chemistry 2014, 86(19), 9386-9390.
  3. Aaron M. Streets, Ang Li, Tao Chen, Yanyi Huang.* Imaging without fluorescence: Non-linear optical microscopy for quantitative cellular imaging. Analytical Chemistry 2014, 86(17), 8506-8513. (Feature Article, Front Cover)
  4. Peng Zhao, Zitian Chen, Yizhou Li, Dawei Sun, Yuan Gao, Yanyi Huang,* Xiaoyu Li.* Selection of DNA-encoded small molecule libraries against unmodified and non-immonilized protein targets. Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 2014, 53(38), 10056-10059. (Front Cover) 
  5. Cheng Cao, Peng Zhao, Ze Li, Zitian Chen, Yanyi Huang, Yu Bai,* Xiaoyu Li.* DNA-templated synthesis of encoded small molecules by DNA self-assembly. Chemical Communications 2014, 50(75), 10997-10999.
  6. Tao Chen,# Shouhui Chen,# Jihan Zhou, Dehai Liang, Xiaoyuan Chen,* Yanyi Huang.* Transient absorption microscopy of gold nanorods as spectrally orthogonal labels in live cells. Nanoscale 2014, 6(18), 10536-10539.
  7. Dino Di Carlo,* Yanyi Huang, Helene Andersson-Svahn. Emerging investigator: new challenges spawn new innovations. Lab on a Chip 2014, 14(15), 2599-2600. (Editorial)
  8. Xinsheng Zhao,* Yiqin Gao, Yanyi Huang, Yujie Sun, Hao Ge, Renxiao Wang, Pingying Xu, Zhiwu Wei. Progress in biophysical chemistry.  Chemistry Online 2014, 77(7), 699-702. (in Chinese)
  9. Cuicui Su, Yuqiong Xia, Jianbo Sun, Nan Wang, Lin Zhu, Tao Chen, Yanyi Huang, Dehai Liang.* Liposomes physically coated with peptides: preparation and characterization. Langmuir 2014, 30(21), 6219-6227.  
  10. Aaron M. Streets,# Xiannian Zhang,# Chen Cao, Yuhong Pang, Xinglong Wu, Liang Xiong, Lu Yang, Yusi Fu, Liang Zhao,* Fuchou Tang,* Yanyi Huang.* Microfluidic single-cell whole transcriptome sequencing. PNAS 2014, 111(19), 7048-7053.
  11. Senlian Hong,# Tao Chen,# Yuntao Zhu, Ang Li, Yanyi Huang,* Xing Chen*. Live-cell stimulated Raman scattering imaging of alkyne-tagged biomolecules. Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 2014, 53(23), 5827-5831.
  12. Yuexin Zhou, Shiyou Zhu, Changzu Cai, Pengfei Yuan, Chunmei Li, Yanyi Huang, Wensheng Wei. High-throughput screening of a CRISPR/Cas9 library for functional genomics in human cells. Nature 2014, 509, 487-491.
  13. Chunhong Zheng, Hongwei Zhou, Xinxing Liu, Yuhong Pang, Bo Zhang, Yanyi Huang.* Fish in chips: an automated microfluidic device to study drug dynamics in vivo using zebrafish embryos. Chemical Communications 2014, 50(8), 981-984.
  14. Aaron M. Streets and Yanyi Huang.* Microfluidics for biological measurements with single-molecule resolution. Current Opinion in Biotechnology 2014, 25(1), 69-77.


  1. Tao Chen, Feng Lu, Aaron M. Streets, Peng Fei, Junmin Quan, Yanyi Huang.* Optical Imaging of the Non-fluorescent Nanodiamonds in Live Cells Using Transient Absorption Microscopy. Nanoscale 2012, 5(11), 4701-4705.
  2. Bo Xian, Jie Shen, Weiyang Chen, Na Sun, Nan Qiao, Dongqing Jiang, Tao Yu, Yongfan Men, Zhijun Han, Yuhong Pang, Matt Kaeberlein, Yanyi Huang,* Jing-Dong J. Han.* WormFarm: A quantitative control and measurement device towards automated C. elegans aging analysis. Aging Cell 2012, 12(3), 398-409.
  3. Aaron M. Streets, Yanyi Huang.* Chip in a lab: microfluidics for next generation life science research. Biomicrofluidics 2013, 7(1), 011302.


  1. Peng Fei, Zitian Chen, Yongfan Men, Ang Li, Yiran Shen, Yanyi Huang.* A compact optofluidic cytometer with integrated liquid-core/PDMS-cladding waveguides. Lab on a Chip 2012, 12(19), 3700-3706.
  2. Chunhong Zheng, Zhilong Yu, Ying Zhou, Louis Tao, Yuhong Pang, Tao Chen, Xiannian Zhang, Haiwei Qiu, Hongwei Zhou, Zitian Chen, Yanyi Huang.* Live cell imaging analysis of the epigenetic regulation of the human endothelial cell migration at single cell resolution. Lab on a Chip 2012, 12(17), 3063-3072.
  3. Yongfan Men, Qiang Yu, Zitian Chen, Jianbin Wang, Yanyi Huang,* Hongwei Guo.* A high-throughput imaging system to quantitatively analyze the growth dynamics of plant seedlings. Integrative Biology 2012, 4(8), 945-952.
  4. Zhilong Yu, Tao Chen, Xiannian Zhang, Dan Fu, Xin Liao, Jie Shen, Xinxing Liu, Bo Zhang, X. Sunney Xie, Xiaodong Su, Junyuan Chen,* Yanyi Huang.* Label-free chemical imaging in vivo: three-dimensional non-invasive microscopic observation of amphioxus notochord through stimulated Raman scattering (SRS). Chemical Science 2012, 3(8), 2646-2654.
  5. Chunhong Zheng, Jingwen Wang, Yuhong Pang, Jianbin Wang, Wenbin Li, Zigang Ge,* Yanyi Huang.* High-throughput immunoassay through in-channel microfluidic patterning. Lab on a Chip 2012, 12(14), 2487-2490. (featured as inside front cover)
  6. Yongfan Men, Yusi Fu, Zitian Chen, Peter A. Sims, William J. Greenleaf, Yanyi Huang.* Digital polymerase chain reaction in an array of femtoliter PDMS microreactors. Analytical Chemistry 2012, 84(10), 4262-4266.
  7. Wentao Li, Tao Chen, Zitian Chen, Peng Fei, Zhilong Yu, Yuhong Pang, Yanyi Huang.* Squeeze-chip: A finger controlled microfluidic flow network device and its application to biochemical assays. Lab on a Chip 2012, 12(9), 1587-1590. (featured as inside front cover)
  8. Peng Fei, Zhilong Yu, Xu Wang, Peter J. Lu, Yusi Fu, Zi He, Jingwei Xiong, Yanyi Huang.* High dynamic range optical projection tomography (HDR-OPT). Optics Express 2012, 20(8), 8824-8836.
  9. Chunhong Zheng, Gui’e Chen, Yuhong Pang, Yanyi Huang.* An Integrated Microfluidic Device for Long-term Culture of Isolated Single Mammalian Cells. Science China Chemistry 2012, 55(4), 502-507. (featured as front cover of the issue) 
  10. Ying Zhou, Yuhong Pang, Yanyi Huang.* Openly Accessible Microfluidic Liquid Handlers for Automated High-throughput Nanoliter Cell Culture. Analytical Chemistry 2012, 84(5), 2576-2584.
  11. Chunhong Zheng, Liang Zhao, Gui’e Chen, Ying Zhou, Yuhong Pang, Yanyi Huang.* Quantitative Study of the Dynamic Tumor-endothelial Cell Interactions through an Integrated Microfluidic Coculture System. Analytical Chemistry 2012, 84(4), 2088-2093. 
  12. Jie Shen, Ying Zhou, Tu Lu, Junya Peng, Zhixiang Lin, Lei Huang, Yuhong Pang, Li Yu, Yanyi Huang.* An Integrated Chip for Immunofluorescence and Its Application to Analyze Lysosomal Storage Disorders. Lab on a Chip 2012, 12, 317-324.
  13. Tao Chen, Zhilong Yu, Xiannian Zhang, X. Sunney Xie, Yanyi Huang.* Coherent Raman Scattering Microscopy. (review article in Chinese) Scientia Sinica Chimica, 2012, 42(1), 1-16. (featured as back cover of the issue) 


  1. Zeyong Zhi, Pengcheng Liu, Peng Wang, Yanyi Huang, Xin Sheng Zhao. Domain Specific Folding Kinetics of Staphylococcal Nuclease Observed through Single-Molecule FRET in Microfluidic Mixer. ChemPhysChem 2011, 12(18), 3515-3518.
  2. Hanshuo Zhang, Yang Hao, Junyu Yang, Ying Zhou, Juan Li, Shenyi Yin, Changhong Sun, Ming Ma, Yanyi Huang, Jianzhong Jeff Xi. Genome-wide Functional Screening of miR-23b as a Pleiotropic Modulator Suppressing Cancer Metastasis. Nature Communications 2011, 2, 554.
  3. Peng Fei, Zi He, Chunhong Zheng, Tao Chen, Yongfan Men, Yanyi Huang.* Discretely Tunable Optofluidic Compound Microlenses. Lab on a Chip 2011, 11(17), 2835-2841.(featured as the back cover image of the issue)
  4. Ze-Yong Zhi, Peng-Cheng Liu, Yan-Yi Huang, Xin-Sheng Zhao. A Microfluidic Mixer for Single-Molecule Kinetics Experiments. Acta Phys.-Chim. Sin. 2011, 27(8), 1990-1995.
  5. Liang Zhao, Jie Shen, Hongwei Zhou, Yanyi Huang.* Integrated Microfluidic Chips. (review  article in Chinese) Chinese Science Bulletin 2011, 56(23), 1855-1870.


  1. Peng Fei, Ping-Hung Yeh, Jun Zhou, Sheng Xu, Yifan, Gao, Jinhui Song, Yudong Gu, Yanyi Huang, Zhong Lin Wang. Piezoelectric potential gated field-effect transistor based on a free-standing ZnO wire. Nano Letters 2009, 9(10), 3435-3439.
  2. Zuoyan Han, Wentao Li, Yanyi Huang, Bo Zheng. Measuring rapid enzymatic kinetics by electrochemical method in droplet-based microfluidic devices with pneumatic valves. Analytical Chemistry 2009, 81(14), 5840-5845.
  3. Jianbin Wang, Ying Zhou, Haiwei Qiu, Huang Huang, Changhong Sun, Jianzhong Xi,* Yanyi Huang.* A Chip-to-chip nanoliter microfluidic dispenser. Lab on a Chip 2009, 9(13), 1831-1835. (featured as the back cover image of the issue)
  4. Chunhu Xu, Wei Sun, Chao Zhang, Yanchun Bai, Chenjie Fang, Wentao Li, Yanyi Huang, Chunhua Yan. Chemical approaches for digital information processing within fluorescent MPT dyes. Science in China Series B - Chemistry 2009, 52(6), 700-714. 


  1. Zhong Chen, Shubao Xie, Li Shen, Yu Du, Shali He, Qing Li, Zhongwei Liang, Xin Meng, Bo Li, Xiaodong Xu, Hongwei Ma, Yanyi Huang, Yuanhua Shao. Investigation of the interactions between silver nanoparticles and Hela cells by scanning electrochemical microscopy. Analyst 2008, 133, 1221-1228.


  1. Yuanzi Wu, Yanyi Huang, Hongwei Ma. A facial method for permanent and functional surface modification of poly(dimethylsiloxane). Journal of the American Chemical Society 2007, 129(23), 7226-7227.  
  2. Yanyi Huang, Piero Castrataro, Cheng-Chung Lee, Stephen R. Quake. Solvent resistant microfluidic DNA synthesizer. Lab on a Chip 2007, 7(1), 24-26.  


  1. Wei Liang, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv, Yong Xu, Shawn-Yu Lin. Modification of spontaneous emission in Bragg onion resonators. Optics Express 2006, 14(16), 7398-7419.  
  2. Lin Zhu, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv. Integration of a multimode interference coupler with a corrugated sidewall Bragg grating in planar polymer waveguides. IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 2006, 18(6), 740-742.  
  3. Yanyi Huang,* Wei Liang, Joyce K. S. Poon, Yong Xu, Reginald K. Lee, Amnon Yariv. Spiro-oxazine Photochromic Fiber Optical Switch. Applied Physics Letters 2006, 88(18), 181102. (featured as the cover image of the issue)  
  4. Fuyou Li, Yanyi Huang, Linpei Jin, Jianquan Guo, Chun-Hui Huang. Photoelectric conversion property of a photoresponsive D-pi-A dye containing both N=N and CH=CH bonds. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 2006, 275(1-3), 92-98.  
  5. Wei Liang, Lan Yang, Joyce K. S. Poon, Yanyi Huang,* Amnon Yariv, Kerry Vahala. Transmission characteristics of a Fabry-Perot etalon-microtoroid resonator coupled system. Optics Letters 2006, 31(4), 510-512.  


  1. Wentao Huang, L. Yang, X. Hong, Y. Hong, Qihuang Gong, Yanyi Huang, Chunhui Huang, Jianzhuang Jiang. Ultrafast third-order optical nonlinearity of several sandwich-type phthalocyaninato and prophyrinato europium complexes. Chinese Physics 2005, 14(11), 2226-2230.  
  2. Lin Zhu, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv. Integrated microfluidic variable optical attenuator. Optics Express 2005, 13(24), 9916-9921.  
  3. Yanyi Huang,* Joyce K. S. Poon, Wei Liang, Amnon Yariv, Cheng Zhang, Larry R. Dalton. Combined electromagnetic and photoreaction modeling of CLD-1 photobleaching in polymer microring resonators. Applied Physics Letters 2005, 87(7), 071108.  
  4. Wei Liang, Yanyi Huang,* Yong Xu, Reginald K. Lee, Amnon Yariv. Highly-sensitive fiber Bragg grating refractive index sensors. Applied Physics Letters 2005, 86(15), 151122.  


  1. Deqing Gao, Zuqiang Bian, Yanyi Huang, Chunhui Huang, K. Ibrahim, Fenqin Liu. Electroluminescence from exciplex on the interface between TPD and La(PMIP)3(Bipy). Chemical Research in Chinese Universities 2004, 20(6), 790-794.  
  2. T. Sorensen, Y. Xu, G. Vienne, C. Jakobsen, H. J. Deyerl, J. B. Jensen T. P. Hansen, Y. Huang, M. Terrel, R. K. Lee, N. A. Mortensen, J. Broeng, H. Simonsen, A. Bjarklev, A. Yariv.  Air-Guided Air-Silica Bragg Fibers With Nanostructured Cladding. Optics and Photonics News (OPN) 2004, 15(12), 28.  
  3. Lin Zhu, Yanyi Huang,* William M. J. Green, Amnon Yariv. Polymeric Multi-Channel Bandpass Filters Based on Phase-shifted Bragg Waveguide Gratings. Optics Express 2004, 12(25), 6372-6376.  
  4. Yanyi Huang, Yong Xu, Amnon Yariv. Fabrication of functional microstructured optical fibers through a selective filling technique. Applied Physics Letters 2004, 85(22), 5182-5184.  
  5. Joyce K. S. Poon, Yanyi Huang, George T. Paloczi, Amnon Yariv, Cheng Zhang, Larry R. Dalton. Wide Range Tuning of Polymer Microring Resonators by Photobleaching CLD-1 Chromophores. Optics Letters 2004, 29(22), 2584-2586.  
  6. Joyce K. S. Poon, Yanyi Huang, George T. Paloczi, Amnon Yariv. Soft Lithography Replica Molding of Critically-Coupled Low-Loss Polymeric Microring Resonators. IEEE Photonic Technology Letters 2004, 16(11), 2496-2498.  
  7. Yanyi Huang,* George T. Paloczi, Joyce K. S. Poon, Amnon Yariv. Bottom-up softlithographic fabrication of three-dimensional multilayer polymer integrated optical microdevices. Applied Physics Letters 2004, 85(15), 3005-3007.  
  8. George T. Paloczi, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv, Jingdong Luo, Alex K.-Y. Jen. Replica molded electrooptic polymer Mach-Zehnder modulator. Applied Physics Letters 2004, 85(10), 1662-1664.   
  9. Guillaume Vienne, Yong Xu, Christian Jakobsen, Hans-Jurgen Deyerl, Jesper B. Jensen, Thorkild Sorensen, Theis P. Hansen, Yanyi Huang, Matthew Terrel, Reginald K. Lee, Niels A. Mortensen, Jes Broeng, Harald Simonsen, Anders Bjarklev, Amnon Yariv. Ultra-large bandwidth hollow-core guiding in all-silica Bragg fibers with nano-supports. Optics Express 2004, 12(15), 3500-3508.  
  10. George T. Paloczi, Yanyi Huang, Jacob Scheuer, Amnon Yariv. Soft lithography molding of polymer integrated optical devices: Reduction of the background residue. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 2004, 22(4), 1764-1769.  
  11. Hao Xin, Mei Shi, Xicun Gao, Yanyi Huang, Zeliang Gong, Daobo Nie, Hong Cao, Zuqiang Bian, Fuyou Li, Chun-Hui Huang. The effect of different neutral ligands on photoluminescence and electroluminescence properties of ternary terbium complexes. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2004, 108(30), 10796-10800.  
  12. Yanyi Huang,* George T. Paloczi, Amnon Yariv, Cheng Zhang, Larry R. Dalton. Fabrication and Replication of Polymer Integrated Optical Devices Using Electron-Beam Lithography and Soft Lithography. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2004, 108(25), 8606-8613.  
  13. Wei Liang, Yong Xu, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv, J. G. Fleming, Shawn-Yu Lin. Mie Scattering Analysis of Spherical Bragg ”Onion” Resonators. Optics Express 2004, 12(4), 657-669.  
  14. Yanyi Huang,* George T. Paloczi, Joyce K. S. Poon, Amnon Yariv. Demonstration of flexible freestanding all-polymer integrated optical ring resonator devices. Advanced Materials 2004, 16(1), 44-48.  
  15. Joyce K. S. Poon, Jacob Scheuer, Shayan Mookherjea, George T. Paloczi, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv. Matrix analysis of microring coupled-resonator optical waveguides. Optics Express 2004, 12(1), 90-103.  


  1. George T. Paloczi, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv. Freestanding all-polymer microring resonator optical filter. Electronics Letters 2003, 39(23), 1650-1651.  
  2. George T. Paloczi, Yanyi Huang, Amnon Yariv, Shayan Mookherjea. Polymeric Mach-Zehnder interferometer using serially coupled microring resonators. Optics Express 2003, 11(21), 2666-2671.  
  3. Yanyi Huang,* George T. Paloczi, Jacob Scheuer, Amnon Yariv. Soft lithography replication of polymeric microring optical resonator. Optics Express 2003, 11(20), 2452-2458.  
  4. Wentao Huang, Hong Xiang, Qihuang Gong, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Jianzhuang Jiang. Large and ultrafast third-order optical nonlinearity of heteroleptic triple-decker (phthalocyaninato)(porphyrinato)Sm(III) complexes. Chemical Physical Letters 2003, 374(5-6), 639-644.  
  5. Qiaohong Yao, Yanyi Huang, L. Q. Song, Baowen Zhang, Chun-Hui Huang, Zhongsheng Wang, Fuyou Li, Xinsheng Zhao. Structure and photoelectrochemical properties of ruthenium(II) polypyridyl complexes as sensitizers for nanocrystalline TiO2 electrodes. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 2003, 77(3), 319-330.  
  6. Xicun Gao, Hong Cao, Ling Huang, Yanyi Huang, Baowen Zhang, Chun-Hui Huang. Comparison of the electroluminescence and its related properties of two cyclopentadiene derivatives. Applied Surface Science 2003, 210(3-4), 183-189.  


  1. Junhua Yu, Fuyou Li, Xuesong Wang, Yanyi Huang, Baowen Zhang, Chun-Hui Huang, Yi Cao. Chain-length dependence of photoelectric conversion from a porphyrin monolayer modified electrode. Optical Materials 2002, 21(1-3), 467-473.  
  2. Hao Xin, Fuyou Li, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Self-assembled film of Tb3+ and poly(3-thiophene acetic acid) via layer-by-layer complexation technique and its photoluminescence. Journal of Rare Earths 2002, 20(5), 333-338.  
  3. Fuyou Li, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Linpei Jin, Xinsheng Zhao, Tingting Liu. Multifunctional molecular material combining photocurrent generation and second-order optical nonlinearity in LB monolayer films. Chinese Journal of Chemistry 2002, 20(11), 1162-1167.  
  4. Yanyi Huang, Tianrong Cheng, Fuyou Li, Chun-Hui Huang, Shufeng Wang, Wentao Huang, Qihuang Gong. Photophysical studies on the mono- and dichromophoric hemicyanine dyes III. Ultrafast fluorescence up-conversion in methanol: Twisting intramolecular charge transfer and ”two-state three-mode” model. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2002, 106(39), 10041-10050.  
  5. Yanyi Huang, Tianrong Cheng, Fuyou Li, Chuping Luo, Chun-Hui Huang, Zhigang Cai, Xueran Zeng, Jianying Zhou. Photophysical studies on the mono- and dichromophoric hemicyanine dyes II. Solvent effects and dynamic fluorescence spectra study in chloroform and in LB films. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2002, 106(39), 10031-10040.  
  6. Yanyi Huang, Tianrong Cheng, Fuyou Li, Chun-Hui Huang, Tingjun Hou, Anchi Yu, Xinsheng Zhao, Xiaojie Xu. Photophysical studies on the mono- and dichromophoric hemicyanine dyes I. Photoelectric conversion from the dye modified ITO electrodes. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 2002, 106(39), 10020-10030.  
  7. Xin Wang, Chunling Liu, Qihuang Gong, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Jianzhuang Jiang. Effect of peripheral ligands on the optical limiting property of homoleptic sandwich-type rare earth metal diphthalocyanines. Applied Physics A - Materials Science and Processing 2002, 75(4), 497-500.  
  8. Ling Huang, He Tian, Fuyou Li, Deqing Gao, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Blue organic electroluminescent devices based on a distyrylarylene derivative as emitting layer and a terbium complex as electron-transporting layer. Journal of Luminescence 2002, 97(1), 55-59.  
  9. Shuming Yang, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Xinsheng Zhao. Enhanced energy conversion efficiency of the Sr2+-modified nanoporous TiO2 electrode sensitized with a ruthenium complex. Chemistry of Materials 2002, 14(4), 1500-1504.  
  10. Mingjie Zhang, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Guangxian Xu. Crystal structure of tri(8-quinolinol) nickel coordination compound [Ni2(HQ)3Q3]ClO4. Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities 2002, 23(1), 22-23.  
  11. Zhongsheng Wang, Chun-Hui Huang, Yanyi Huang, Baowen Zhang, Puhui Xie, Yuanjun Hou, K. Ibrahim, H. J. Qian, F. Q. Liu. Photoelectric behavior of nanocrystalline TiO2 electrode with a novel terpyridyl ruthenium complex. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 2002, 71(2), 261-271.  


  1. Deqing Gao, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Fuyou Li, Ling Huang. Green exciplex emission from a bilayer light-emitting diode containing a rare earth ternary complex. Chemical Physics Letters 2001, 350(3-4), 206-210.  
  2. Fuyou Li, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Advances of multifunctional D-π-A dyes system in LB film. Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities 2001, 22(9), 1555-1560.  
  3. Fuyou Li, Chun-Hui Huang, C. Y. Zhao, Yanyi Huang, Jianquan Guo, Linpei Jin, Mingqiang Wang, Junbai Li. Photoelectric conversion property of D-π-A dye with larger pi conjugation bridge in LB monolayer film. Acta Chimica Sinica 2001, 59(10), 1544-1549.  
  4. Xin Wang, Chunling Liu, Qihuang Gong, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Anomalous heavy atom effect on optical limiting property of homoleptic double-decked sandwich-type lanthanide diphthalocyanines. Optics Communications 2001, 197(1-3), 83-87.  
  5. Fuyou Li, Linpei Jin, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Jie Zheng, Jianquan Guo. Photocurrent generation of a novel chromoionophore combining D-π-A dye and aza-15-crown-5 ether in LB monolayer films. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2001, 11(7), 1783-1788.  
  6. Guobin Luo, Tingting Liu, Xinsheng Zhao, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Weixiao Cao. Investigation of polymer-cushioned phospholipid bilayers in the solid phase by atomic force microscopy. Langmuir 2001, 17(13), 4074-4080.  
  7. Ling Huang, Kezhi Wang, Chun-Hui Huang, Fuyou Li, Yanyi Huang. Bright red electroluminescent devices using novel second-ligand-contained europium complexes as emitting layers. Journal of Materials Chemistry, 2001, 11(3), 790-793.  
  8. Zhongsheng Wang, Chun-Hui Huang, Yanyi Huang, Yuanjun Hou, Puhui Xie, Baowen Zhang, Humin Cheng. A highly efficient solar cell made from a dye-modified ZnO-covered TiO2 nanoporous electrode. Chemistry of Materials 2001, 13(2), 678-682.  


  1. Fuyou Li, Jie Zheng, Linpei Jin, Yanyi Huang, Jianquan Guo, Tingting Liu, Xinsheng Zhao. Multifunctional molecular materials combining photoelectric conversion and second-order optical nonlinearities in LB monolayer films. Applied Surface Science 2000, 161(1-2), 178-186.  
  2. Zhongsheng Wang, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Jie Zheng, Humin Zheng, Shujian Tian. Photosensitization of ITO and nanocrystalline TiO2 electrode with a hemicyanine derivative. Synthetic Metals 2000, 114(2), 201-207.  
  3. Dengguo Wu, Chun-Hui Huang, Jie Zheng, Yanyi Huang. The photoelectric conversion of the dichromophore quinolinium dye from the monolayer modified ITO electrode. Solid State Communications 2000, 115(3), 149-154.  
  4. Jie Zheng, Chun-Hui Huang, Yanyi Huang, Dengguo Wu, Tianxin Wei, Anchi Yu, Xinsheng Zhao. The subtle role of heteroaromatics in the second-order susceptibility in a series of amphiphilic styryl dye Langmuir-Blodgett films. New Journal of Chemistry 2000, 24(5), 317-321.  
  5. Guobin Luo, Tingting Liu, Liming Ying, Xinsheng Zhao, Yanyi Huang, Dengguo Wu, Chun-Hui Huang. Aggregation and self-organization of a chromophore-labeled double-chain amphiphile. Langmuir 2000, 16(8), 3651-3659.  
  6. Jie Zheng, Chun-Hui Huang, Tianxin Wei, Yanyi Huang, Liangbing Gan. Effect of heteroatoms on photocurrent generation from a series of styryl dye Langmuir-Blodgett films. Journal of Materials Chemistry 2000, 10(4), 921-926.  
  7. Tingting Liu, Anchi Yu, Guobing Luo, Xinsheng Zhao, Liming Ying, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Aggregates in rhodamine-labeled phospholipid films probed by spectroscopy and atomic force microscopy. Acta Physico-Chimica Sinica 2000, 16(1), 49-54.  
  8. Anchi Yu, Tingting Liu, Guobin Luo, Liming Ying, Xinsheng Zhao, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Interaction between nitric oxide and lipid-like DDPA LB film investigated with SHG and AFM. Chinese Journal of Chemistry 2000, 18(1), 25-28.  


  1. Dengguo Wu, Chun-Hui Huang, Liangbing Gan, Jie Zheng, Yanyi Huang, Wen Zhang. Photosensitized electron injection from an ITO electrode to trichromophore dyes deposited on Langmuir-Blodgett films. Langmuir 1999, 15(21), 7276-7281.  
  2. Dengguo Wu, Chun-Hui Huang, Yanyi Huang, Liangbing Gan, Anchi Yu, Liming Ying, Xinsheng Zhao. Photoelectric generation and second-order nonlinear optical characters of the dichromophore dye molecules. Journal of Physical Chemistry B 1999, 103(34), 7130-7134.  
  3. Yanyi Huang, Anchi Yu, Chun-Hui Huang, Liangbing Gan, Xinsheng Zhao, Yong Lin, Bei Zhang. Microcavity effect from a novel terbium complex Langmuir-Blodgett film. Advanced Materials 1999, 11(8), 627-629.  


  1. Yanyi Huang, Liangbing Gan, Chun-Hui Huang, Fangyu Meng. Langmuir-Blodgett film formation and photocurrent generation of a C60 pyrrolidine derivative C60(C8H15NO2). Supramolecular Science 1998, 5(5-6), 457-460.  
  2. Yanyi Huang, Anchi Yu, Chun-Hui Huang, Xinsheng Zhao, Liangbing Gan, Yong Lin, Bei Zhang. (in Chinese) Microcavity of strong fluorescence terbium complex LB film. Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities 1998, 19(9), 1375-1377.  
  3. Yanyi Huang, Liangbing Gan, Chun-Hui Huang, Yilei Zhao, Jin Zhai, Yongde Zou, Jun Tan, Xinsheng Zhao. (in Chinese) Studies on the Langmuir films of the quinone compounds with long alkyl side chains and their surface potential. Chemical Journal of Chinese Universities 1998, 19(8), 1323-1325.  
  4. Yanyi Huang, Yilei Zhao, Liangbing Gan, Chun-Hui Huang, NianzuWu. Langmuir-Blodgett film formation of a fullerene dicarboxylic acid derivative C60(HOOCCHNHCHCOOH) and its photocurrent generation. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 1998, 204(2), 277-283.  
  5. Jun Tan, Yun Sun, Xinsheng Zhao, Yongde Zou, Weizhu Lin, Lianquan Guo, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. (in Chinese) Electrochemical behavior of the benzoquinone compounds with long alkyl side chain on LB film. Acta Physico-Chimica Sinica 1998, 14(3), 226-231.  
  6. Dengguo Wu, Chun-Hui Huang, Liangbing Gan, Yanyi Huang. Photoelectric response from two amphiphilic nitrobenzene dyes with alkoxyl on a monolayer-modified ITO electrode. Langmuir 1998, 14(14), 3783-3787.  
  7. Dengguo Wu, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang, Liangbing Gan. Photoelectric conversion from a nitrobenzene dye monolayer modified ITO electrode. Journal of the Chemical Society - Faraday Transactions 1998, 94(10), 1411-1415.  
  8. Chuping Luo, Mamoru Fujitsuka, AkiraWatanabe, Osamu Ito, Liangbing Gan, Yanyi Huang, Chun-Hui Huang. Substituent and solvent effects on photoexcited states of functionalized fullerene[60]. Journal of Chemical Society - Faraday Transactions 1998, 94(4), 527-532.


  1. Chuping Luo, Chun-Hui Huang, Liangbing Gan, Dejian Zhou, Wensheng Xia, Qiankun Zhuang, Yilei Zhao, Yanyi Huang. Investigation of the photoelectrochemistry of C60 and its pyrrolidine derivatives by monolayer-modified SnO2 electrodes. Journal of Physical Chemistry 1996, 100(41), 16685-16689.

Invited Talks and Seminars

  1. 2005-02-18, University of California, San Diego, Deptartment Of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  2. 2006-02-20, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Materials Science and Technology
  3. 2006-10-20, Peking University, College of Chemistry, Xing Da Lecture
  4. 2006-11-02, Peking University, College of Physics
  5. 2006-11-08, Peking University, Academy for Advanced Interdisciplinary Studies
  6. 2007-08-07, IEEE NanoMed 2007, Macau
  7. 2007-10-31, 1st XiamENS Workshop on NanoBioChem, Xiamen University
  8. 2007-11-01, 1st French-Chinese Symposium on Microfluidics, Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing
  9. 2007-11-15, University of Minnesota, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  10. 2008-03-07, Tsinghua University, Department of Chemistry
  11. 2008-03-30, 2nd National Conference of Analytical Chemistry for Life Sciences, Tsinghua University 
  12. 2009-03-27, Peking University, College of Chemistry, Chemistry Today Lecture
  13. 2009-09-05, China-Germany Symposium on Nanotechnology, Lanzhou, China
  14. 2009-09-15, 13th Asian Chemical Congress, Shanghai
  15. 2009-10-15, China-Canada Analytical Chemistry Symposium, Beijing
  16. 2009-10-25, 6th National Chemical Biology Conference, Xiamen, China
  17. 2009-10-27, Peking University, Center of Theoretical Biology
  18. 2009-11-26, BCEIA 2009, Beijing 
  19. 2009-12-11, 2009 Annual Meeting of Beijing Chromatography Society, Beijing
  20. 2010-10-17, 2010 Symposium on Micro/nano-scale Separation and Analysis & 6th Chinese Conference on Micro Total Analysis System, Shanghai
  21. 2010-11-17, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing
  22. 2010-11-20, China Symposium on Cell Electrical Physiology and Patch Clamp, Wuhan 
  23. 2011-03-18, Peking University, Department of Biomedical Engineering
  24. 2011-06-27, 7th Sino-US Chemistry Professors Conference, Guiyang, China
  25. 2011-08-24, 11th Asian Conference on Analytical Sciences (ASIANALYSIS XI), Nanjing, China
  26. 2011-09-17, National Natural Science Foundation of China, ShuangQing Forum, Beijing
  27. 2011-11-27, 16th National Light Scattering Conference, Xiamen, China
  28. 2011-12-12, Optofluidics 2011, Xi’an, China
  29. 2012-04-24, microTAS China, Hanzhou, China
  30. 2012-05-25, 3rd International Conference on Advances in Microfluidics and Nanofluidics (AMN2012), Dalian, China
  31. 2012-07-26, Microfluidics 2012, EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany
  32. 2012-09-13, Optofluidics 2012, Suzhou, China
  33. 2012-09-14, 2nd China-US Analytical Chemistry Workshop, Beijing
  34. 2012-09-16, NSFC Chemistry Division Scientific Instrumentation Workshop, Tai'an, China
  35. 2012-10-26, National Anual Conference of Analytical Chemistry, Qingdao, China
  36. 2012-11-10, Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center, Shanghai
  37. 2012-11-19, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, CAS, Dalian, China
  38. 2012-11-20, Shandong Normal University, Department of Chemistry, Jinan, China
  39. 2012-11-26, Fudan University, Department of Physics, Shanghai
  40. 2013-03-27, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing
  41. 2013-03-29, Olympus workshop on microscopy, Nanjing, China
  42. 2013-04-09, 8th IEEE-NEMS 2013, Suzhou, China
  43. 2013-04-19, Annual Conference of China Scientific Instruments (ACCSI 2013), Beijing
  44. 2013-05-05, The May-Fourth Forum for Sciences and Arts, Peking University, Beijing
  45. 2013-05-16, 2013 China-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, Beijing
  46. 2013-05-18, The 5th International Symposium on Microchemistry and Microsystems, Xiamen, China
  47. 2013-05-24, The 4th International Conference on Advances in Microfluidics and Nanofluidics (AMN2013), University of Notre Dame, USA
  48. 2013-05-29, 11th International Conference on Photonics and Imaging in Biology and Medicine (PIBM 2013), Wuhan, China
  49. 2013-06-10, CLEO 2013, San Jose, USA
  50. 2013-06-25, College of Chem. and Chem. Eng., Hunan University, Changsha, China
  51. 2013-06-27, Sino-Australia Nanophotonics Workshop, Peking University, Beijing
  52. 2013-07-17, Quantitative Biology Center, Peking University, Beijing
  53. 2013-07-31, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, USA
  54. 2013-08-25, Dynamic Biology 2013, Peking University, Beijing
  55. 2013-08-25, SPIE Ultrafast Imaging and Spectroscopy, San Diego, USA
  56. 2013-08-26, SPIE Nanoimaging and Nanospectroscopy, San Diego, USA
  57. 2013-09-08, 2013 International Conference on BioNano Innovation China, Beijing
  58. 2013-10-16, Micrfluidics and Quantitative Biology, Beijing
  59. 2013-10-22, 17th Beijing International Healthcare Industry Forum, Beijing
  60. 2013-10-23, College of Chemistry Lunch Seminar, Peking University, Beijing
  61. 2013-10-25, BCEIA 2013, Beijing
  62. 2013-11-07, Condense Matter Forum, College of Physics, Peking University, Beijing
  63. 2013-11-08, Taishan Forum for Analytical Instrumentation, Jinan, China
  64. 2013-12-12, 2013 Annual Meeting of Beijing Chromatography Society, Beijing
  65. 2013-12-23, Chinese Biological Investigators Society 10th Biennial Conference, Cancun, Mexico
  66. 2014-01-21, International Bionanomaterials Youth Forum, Shenzhen
  67. 2014-03-20. EPFL-PKU Joint Seminar on Microsystem for Life Science, Peking University, Beijing
  68. 2014-03-26, Workshop on strategies and design principles in complex cellular systems, Israel Institute of Advanced Studies, Jerusalem
  69. 2014-04-18. Annual Conference of China Scientific Instruments (ACCSI 2014), Beijing
  70. 2014-06-24. Illumina Sequencing Roadshow, Beijing
  71. 2014-07-23. Microfluidics 2014, EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany
  72. 2014-07-31. International Symposium on Microchemistry and Microsystems 2014, Singapore
  73. 2014-07-31. Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore
  74. 2014-08-03. Lab on a Chip Industry Workshop - Microfluidic Applications, Dalian, China
  75. 2014-08-05. Chinese Chemical Society Annual Meeting, Beijing
  76. 2014-08-29. Optofluidics 2014, Guangzhou, China
  77. 2014-09-22. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
  78. 2014-10-02. iCeMS, Kyoto University, Japan
  79. 2014-10-07. Single Cell Asia Congress, Singapore
  80. 2014-10-10. UC San Diego, Department of Bioengineering
  81. 2014-10-29. Bayer Healthcare and Peking University Drug Discovery and Translational Research Forum, Beijing
  82. 2014-11-02. microTAS China, Wuhan, China
  83. 2014-11-12. IEEE NanoMed 2014, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
  84. 2014-11-13. Xiamen University, Department of Chemical Biology, Xiamen, China
  85. 2014-11-24. University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, College of Life Sciences, Beijing
  86. 2014-11-25. Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China
  87. 2014-12-04. China – Scotland: new paradigms for future collaboration in science and innovation, Beijing
  88. 2014-12-06. NSFC-RSC International Symposium on New Tools in Chemical Biology, Peking University, Beijing 
  89. 2014-12-09. Single Cells - Cold Spring Harbor Asia Meeting, Suzhou, China
  90. 2014-12-10. Soochow University, Institute of Functional Nano & Soft Materials, Suzhou, China
  91. 2014-12-27. The Fourth Peking University Biological Interdisciplinary Academic Forum  
  92. 2014-12-29. Fujian Normal University, College of Photonic and Electronic Engineering
  93. 2014-12-29. Fuzhou University, College of Chemistry, Fuzhou, China
  94. 2015-01-15. Fudan University, Shanghai
  95. 2015-02-10. SPIE Photonics West 2015, San Francisco
  96. 2015-02-24. UCSF, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, San Francisco
  97. 2015-02-25. Caltech, Department of Chemistry, Pasadena, CA
  98. 2015-03-20. Shanghai Jiaotong University, College of Biotechnology, Shanghai
  99. 2015-04-19. New Materials, New Devices and Biodetection Innovative Forum, Beijing
  100. 2015-04-25. National Luminescence Analysis Conference, Chongqing
  101. 2015-05-06. RamanFest 2015, Xiamen University, China
  102. 2015-05-09. Nanjing Transplantation Immunology Symposium, Nanjing
  103. 2015-05-10. Analytical Chemistry Annual Meeting, Young Investigator Forum, Wuhan
  104. 2015-05-16. 2nd Tsinghua University Life Science Interdisciplinary Forum