Author: Liu, Chung-Hao


  • Chung-Hao received the Samuel J. Huang Graduate Research Award in 2021-2022, congratulations! (05/2022)
  • The paper on “Self-Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles Grafted with Amphiphilic Supramolecular Block Copolymers” in collaboration with Prof. He published in Giant  (05/2022)
  • Ibtihal’s paper on “Changes Experienced by Low-Concentration Lipid Bicelles as a Function of Temperature” is published in Langmuir (04/2022)
  • The paper on ”Patchy Metal Nanoparticles with Polymers: Controllable Growth and Two-Way Self-Assembly” in collaboration with Prof. He published in Nanoscale  (04/2022)
  • The paper on ”Head on Comparison of Self‐and Nano‐Assemblies of Gamma Peptide Nucleic Acid Amphiphiles” in collaboration with Prof. Bahal published in Advanced Functional Materials  (01/2022)
  • Justin Fang’s paper on “Restriction‐In‐Motion of Surface Ligands Enhances Photoluminescence of Quantum Dots—Experiment and Theory” is published in Advanced Materials Interfaces (01/2022)
  • Dr. Armin Tahmasbi Rad’s paper on “Codelivery of Paclitaxel and Parthenolide in Discoidal Bicelles for a Synergistic Anticancer Effect: Structure Matters” is published in Advanced NanoBiomed Research (01/2022)


  • Behrad’s paper on “Flower-like micelles of Polyethylene Oxide End-Capped with Cholesterol” is published in Macromolecules (09/2021)
  • The paper on ” Dual-Modality Poly-l-histidine Nanoparticles to Deliver Peptide Nucleic Acids and Paclitaxel for In Vivo Cancer Therapy” in collaboration with Prof. Bahal published in ACS Applied Materials&Interface (09/2021)
  • Justin, Anna, Steven, and Joanna join our group, welcome! (08/30/2021)
  • The paper on “Structural Engineering in the self-assembly of amphiphilic block copolymers with reactive additives” in collaboration with Prof. He published in Langmuir. (08/05/2021)
  • Chung-Hao’s paper on Supramolecule-Lipids nanocomplex is published in Nanoscale (07/30/2021)
  • Dr. Armin Tahmasbi Rad’s paper on Gold nanoclusters in lipids nanodiscs is published in Advanced Functional Materials. (03/2021)
  • Dr. Kuo-Chih Shih left the SAFN group for NIST, congratulation! (02/2021)
  • The paper on “Metallo-helicoid with double rims: polymerization followed by folding via intramolecular coordination” in collaboration with Prof. Li published in Angewandte Chemie. (01/18/2021)



  • Ming and Chung-Hao’s paper on “Effect of fluidity and charge density on the morphology of a bicellar mixture” published in BBA. (09/01/2020)
  • Catherine’s paper on “Refining internal bilayer structure of bicelles resolved by extended-q small angle X-ray scattering” published in Chemistry and Physics of Lipids. (09/01/2020)
  • The paper on “Bicelles rich in both sphingolipids and cholesterol and their use in studies of membrane proteins” in collaboration with Prof. Sanders published in JACS. (06/23/2020)
  • The paper on “templated supramolecular structures of multichromic, multiresponsive perylene diimide-polydiacetylene films” in collaboration with Prof. Kasi published in Macromolecules. (05/21/2020)
  • Dr. Shih’s paper on “Correlation of the hierarchical structure with rheological behavior of polypseudorotaxane gel composed of pluronic and beta-cyclodextrin” published in Soft Matter. (05/05/2020)
  • Chung-Hao successfully defended his proposal, congratulations! (01/17/2020)