Open Position Announcement:
Graduate students and postdoctoral candidates who have a background in ultrasound devices are welcome to join the group.
If you are interested, please contact Dr. Xu with your CV.
11/20 Our Samsung Global Research Outreach project will continue into the third year.
11/18 "UC San Diego enjoys a golden age in research", San Diego Union-Tribune highlights our research on wearable electronics.
11/15 Our group is invited to participate the 58th Founders Day to demonstrate our research to the Chancellor and Founders of UC San Diego.
11/14 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Smart Health Institute at the San Diego State University.
11/2 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Center for Minimally Invasive Therapeutics at UCLA.
11/1 Our research on wearable ultrasonic sensors for central blood pressure monitoring is highlighted by the NIH Director's Blog.
10/15 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the IEEE 13th Nanotechnology Materials & Devices Conference in Portland, OR.
10/14 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Nature Conference on Flexible Electronics-Visions of a Flexible Future in Xi'an, China.
9/13 Dr. Xu gives a pitch talk on wearable ultrasonic patches for deep tissue monitoring during the 2018 EmTech Conference at MIT Media Lab.
9/11 “A skin patch for sensing blood pressure", Dr. Steven Steinhubl and Dr. Eric Topol write a News & Views piece in Nature Biomedical Engineering that highlights our work on central blood pressure monitoring.
8/20 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the International Union of Materials Research Societies in Daejeon, South Korea.
8/13 “Stretchable electronics on another level", Professor Dae-Hyeong Kim writes a News & Views piece in Nature Electronics that highlights our work on 3D integrated stretchable electronics.
8/7 Our research on the ultrasound patch was selected to the Top 100 Science Spinoffs and has entered 2 % out of 5,000 global science spinoffs according to the following criteria: uniqueness of the technology/product, high commercial potential and positive impact to the humanity’s well-being.
7/11 Our research receives the NHLBI Technology Development Award.
7/11 Dr. Xu chairs a session during the U.S. Air Force Science and Technology 2030 Visioning Workshop at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
6/26 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Sensor Expo Precon Workshop in San Jose, CA.
6/21 Dr. Xu gives a power talk during the HP innovation week.
6/1 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the ASCE EMI Conference at MIT.
5/15 Chunfeng, Chonghe, and Zhenlong's invited review article has been accepted in Advanced Materials.
5/15 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Electrochemical Society Meeting in Seattle, WA.
5/9 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Emerging Technologies Conference in Whistler, Canada.
5/1 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in Silver Spring, MD.
5/1 Our research receives support from the Altman Clinical & Translational Research Institute.
5/1 Dr. Xu serves as a member of editorial board for Current Applied Physics, an official journal of the Korean Physical Society published by Elsevier.
5/1 Dr. Xu becomes an affiliated faculty of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC San Diego.
4/24 Our research gets support from the Center for Wearable Sensors.
3/26-27 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk and Chonghe Wang presents a poster at the NSYSU-UCSD Bilateral Symposium in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
2/28 Dr. Xu becomes an affiliated faculty of the Department of Bioengineering at UC San Diego.
12/17 Our Samsung Global Research Outreach project will continue into the second year.
11/27 Our research gets support from the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering at NIH.
11/16-17 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the UCSD-NYMU-NCTU Bilateral Symposium in Taipei, Taiwan.
11/1 Our research gets support from the Honda Research Institute.
9/2 Our research gets support from the Contextual Robotics Institute.
8/8-18 Dr. Xu is selected to participate the rapid response program at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, NM.
7/28-29 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the 1st Biomedical Engineering Summit at Southern University of Science and Technology in Shenzhen, China.
6/5-6 Dr. Xu attends the Science & Engineering Faculty Day at the 3M Headquarter and visits the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Minnesota in Twin Cities.
5/1 Our research gets support from the Center for Wearable Sensors.
4/26-28 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the 9th MEMS Engineer Forum and visits 3M Japan Headquarter and Sony Headquarter in Tokyo, Japan.
4/22 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the MRS/Kavli Future of Materials Workshop in Phoenix, AZ.
4/19 Dr. Xu gives a Distinguished Lecture in the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University.
4/11 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at SPIE Defense and Commercial Sensing Conference in Anaheim, CA.
1/31 Group member Dr. Lin Zhang takes on his new role as an associate professor at Xi'an Jiaotong University. Congratulations, Lin!
1/25 Our research receives the 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award.
10/3 Our research gets support from the Center for Healthy Aging.
9/2 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the Air Force Research Laboratory in Dayton, OH.
8/8 Our research receives a gift fund from Sony.
8/4 Our research receives the Samsung 2016 Global Research Outreach Award.
5/31 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the ECS Spring meeting at San Diego, CA.
5/25-27 Dr. Xu gave an invited talk on wearable electronics technology at the 2016 CMOS Emerging Technologies (CMOSET) Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada.
5/2 Our research gets support from the Center for Wearable Sensors.
3/14-16 Dr. Xu gives the 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 Group member Dr. Lin Zhang's research receives a fellowship from Frontiers of Innovation Scholars Program.
10/14 Dr. Xu gives an invited talk at the ECS Fall meeting in Phoenix, AZ.
7/8 Our research gets support from the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy.
7/1 The Xu research group at UC San Diego Department of NanoEngineering is founded.