A postdoctoral position focusing on actuators is open. If you are interested, please contact Dr. Xu with your CV and copies of three relevant publications.
1/22/2018, the first two manuscripts that our group leads were accepted in Science Advances and Advanced Materials, respectively.
12/17/2017, our Samsung Global Research Outreach project was renewed to the second year.
11/27/2017, our research was supported by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering at NIH.
11/16-17/2017, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk at the UCSD-NYMU-NCTU Bilateral Symposium in Taipei, Taiwan.
11/1/2017, our research was supported by the Honda Research Institute.
9/2/2017, our research was supported by the Contextual Robotics Institute.
8/8-18/2017, Dr. Xu was selected to participate the rapid response program at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM.
7/28-29/2017, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk at the First Biomedical Engineering Summit at Southern University of Science and Technology in Shenzhen, China.
6/5-6/2017, Dr. Xu attended the Science & Engineering Faculty Day at the 3M Headquarter, and visited the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Minnesota in Twin Cities.
5/1/2017, our research was supported by the Center for Wearable Sensors.
4/26-28/2017, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk at the 9th MEMS Engineer Forum, and visited 3M's Japanese Headquarter and Sony Headquarter in Tokyo, Japan.
4/22/2017, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk at the MRS/Kavli Future of Materials Workshop in Phoenix, AZ.
4/19/2017, Dr. Xu gave a "Distinguished Lecture" in the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University.
4/11/2017, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk at SPIE Defense and Commercial Sensing Conference in Anaheim, CA.
1/31/2017, congratulations to Dr. Lin Zhang on assuming an associate professor position in Xi'an Jiaotong University!
1/25/2017, our research received the 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award.
10/5/2016, our research was featured by Nature Nanotechnology "Ten years in images".
10/3/2016, our research was supported by the Center for Healthy Aging.
9/2/2016, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk at Air Force Research Laboratory in Dayton, OH.
8/4/2016, our research received a Samsung 2016 Global Research Outreach Award.
6/15/2016, our research received the 2016 Galvanizing Engineering in Medicine (GEM) Award.
5/31/2016, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk in ECS Spring meeting at San Diego, CA.
5/25-27/2016, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk on wearable electronics technology at the 2016 CMOS Emerging Technologies (CMOSET) Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada.
5/2/2016, our research was supported by the Center for Wearable Sensors.
3/14-16/2016, Dr. Xu gave a "Bright Mind Lecture" on soft electronics at 2016 KAUST-NSF Research Conference on Electronics Materials, Devices and Systems for Sustainable Future, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.
1/5/2016, Dr. Lin Zhang's research received the fellowship from Frontiers of Innovation Scholars Program.
10/14/2015, Dr. Xu gave an invited talk in ECS Fall meeting at Phoenix, AZ.
7/8/2015, our research was supported by the Department of Energy.
7/1/2015, the Xu research group at UC San Diego NanoEngineering was founded.