Bo Zhang's Group-Advanced Diagnostic Materials Lab

Bo Zhang

Bo Zhang received his Bachelor degree from College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University in 2010, under the supervision of Professor Jin Zhang, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He received his PhD degree from Department of Chemistry, Stanford University in 2016, under the guidance of Professor Hongjie Dai, Academician of the US National Academy of Sciences and National Academy of Medicine. Dr. Zhang joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering of Southern University of Science and Technology in 2021. He has published more than 40 high-level research papers, including Nature Medicine, Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Materials, Nature Photonics, Nature Communications, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Angewandte Chemie, Advanced Materials, etc., with over 8800 total citations (Google Scholar) and H-factor of 27.


Period University Stage Thesis Supervisor
2010-2016 Stanford University Ph.D. Novel nanomaterials for multiplexed, sensitive biomarker detection Professor Hongjie Dai, Fellow of National Academy of Science and Fellow of National Academy of Medicine
2006-2010 Peking University B.S. Controlled growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes Professor Jin Zhang, Fellow of China National Academy of Science


Period Work Unit Position
2021-Present Southern University of Science and Technology Associate Professor
2017-2021 Apostle Inc. (CA, US and Shenzhen, China) Co-founder & VP
2016-2017 Nirmidas Biotech Inc. (CA, US) Director of R&D
2015 McKinsey & Company(Tokyo, Japan) Strategic Consultant


Years Honor and Award
2023 Secondary Award for Teaching competition of SUSTECH
2023 The 18th "Challenge Cup" Outstanding Supervisor
2021 First prize of 2021 Advanced Collective of Chongqing Enrollment Group of SUSTECH
2019 Shenzhen Nanshan District "Pilot Talent" Class B
2018 Shenzhen Overseas High-level Talents B Category
2017 Forbes China 30 under 30
2015 Excellent self-funded International Student Scholarship of Ministry of Education
2014 MRS Silver Award
2013 Mona M. Burgess Fellow, Stanford University
2010 William S. Johnson Fellow, Stanford University


Time Conferences Form
November 2023 Annual Conference of Clinical Laboratory Science and Technology Transformation Professional Committee Invited Speaker
November 2023 2023 Nano Frontier and Application Summit Forum Oral Presentation
November 2023 14th CCS National Conference on Analytical Chemistry Oral Presentation
October 2023 IMed journal youth forum Invited Speaker
October 2023 2023 Chinese Biomaterials Congress Session Chair
September 2023 SCCS2023 Invited Speaker
June 2023 The 33rd CCS Congress Oral Presentation
March 2023 1st Congress of Chinese Society for Biomaterials - IVD Biomaterials Chair
August 2022 2022 EBC Congress for Bio-industry Invited Speaker
April 2022 2021-2022 China Biomedical Engineering Conference & Medical Innovation Summit Invited Speaker
October 2021 23rd NSEC Invited Speaker
April 2021 The 13th National Conference on Micro-Total Analysis Systems Session Chair


Work Unit Position
Chinese Society for Biomaterials - IVD Biomaterials Head of Secretary
Shenzhen Society of Biomedical Engineering Committee
Net work of Bay Area Youth Scholar Member
Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission Review Expert
The 13th National Conference on Micro-Total Analysis Systems Committee
2021-2022 China Biomedical Engineering Conference & Medical Innovation Summit Committee
Science Advances, Advanced Science, Nano Letters, Chemical Communications, Lab on a Chip, Nanoscale, Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, Analytica Chimica Acta, Analyst, Analytical Methods, Antibody Technology Journal, Open Access Bioinformatics, International Journal of Nanomedicine Journal Reviewer
Chinese Chemical Society Member
Materials Research Society Member
American Chemical Society Member
American Diabetes Association Member