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10/5/2015
The paper "Self-assembled 20-nm 64Cu-micelles enhance accumulation in rat glioblastoma" was published in Journal of Controlled Release. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
9/10/2015
The paper "Co-assembly of cyclic peptide nanotubes and block copolymers in thin films: controlling the kinetic pathway" was published in Nanoscale. Congratulations Membrane Subgroup!
5/26/2015
4/28/2015
The paper "Nanoparticle Assemblies in Supramolecular Nanocomposite Thin Films: Concentration Dependence" was published in JACS. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
1/26/2015
The paper "Self-Assembly and Applications of Anisotropic Materials: A Review" was published in Nano Today. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
1/9/2015
The paper "Micelle Stabilization via Entropic Repulsion: Balance of Force Directionality and Geometric Packing of Subunits" was published in Biomacromolecules. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
7/28/2014
We were awarded a DOE-ARO sponsored DURIP fund!
7/26/2014
6/2/2014
The paper "Rapid Fabrication of Hierarchically Structured Supramolecular Nanocomposite Thin Films in One Minute" was published in Nature Communications. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
3/22/2014
3/12/2014
The paper "Nanostructures on Graphene using Supramolecule and Supramolecular Nanocomposites" was published in Nanoscale. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
3/11/2014
The paper "Distribution of nanoparticles throughout the cerebral cortex of rodents and non-human primates: Implications for gene and drug therapy" was published in Frontiers in Neuroanatomy. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
2/7/2014
The paper "Direct 3-D Nanoparticle Assemblies in Thin Films via Topographically Patterned Surfaces" was published in Advanced Materials. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
1/20/2014
The paper "Dielectric Properties of Barium Titanate Supramolecular Nanocomposites" was published in Nanoscale. Congratulations Nanoparticles Subgroup!
10/09/2013
The paper "Evaluation of Doxorubicin-Loaded 3-Helix Micelles as Nanocarriers" was published in Biomacromolecules. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
09/07/2013
The paper "End-to-End Alignment of Nanorods in Thin Films" was published in Nano Letters. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
07/26/2013
The paper "Thermally Controlled Morphologies in a Block Copolymer Supramolecule via Nonreversible Order-Order Transitions" was published in Macromolecules. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
1/29/2013
The paper "A Small-angle X-ray Scattering Study of alpha-Helical Bundle-Forming Peptide-Polymer Conjugates in Solution: Chain Conformations" was accepted for publication in Macromolecules. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
1/21/2013
The paper "Peptide-Polymer Conjugates: From Fundamental Science to Application" was published in Annual Review of Physical Chemistry. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
1/18/2013
The paper "Size Dependent Assemblies of Nanoparticle Mixtures in Thin Films" was published in JACS. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
12/20/2012
The paper "Toward functional nanocomposites: taking the best of nanoparticles, polymers, and small molecules" was published in Chemical Society Reviews. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
10/6/2012
The paper "Small Molecule-Guided Thermoresponsive Supramolecular Assemblies" was published in Macromolecules. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
06/27/2012
The paper "3-Helix Micelles Stabilized by Polymer Springs" was published in JACS. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
06/06/2012
Congratulations to undergraduate student Christine Chen for receiving the San Francisco AAUW Silver Jubilee Scholarship.
05/25/2012
Congratulations to Ting, Andrew and Joe for winning the ACS Arthur K. Doolittle Award for their work on "Nanostructured Block Copolymer Thin Films Containing Enzymatically Active Heme Proteins"!
05/24/2012
Congratulations to Ting for receiving Tenure!!
05/21/2012
The paper "Solution Structural Characterization of Coiled-Coil Peptide-Polymer Side-Conjugates" was published in Biomacromolecules. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
05/04/2012
The paper "Long-Circulating 15 nm Micelles Based on Amphiphilic 3-Helix Peptide-PEG Conjugates" was published in ACS Nano. Congratulations Peptide Subgroup!
04/30/2012
Our work on directed nanoparticle assemblies in thin films is featured at the LBL News Center.
04/14/2012
Congratulations to graduate student Nikhil Dube for receiving the Symposium OO Award at the Materials Research Society Conference in San Francisco, CA.
04/03/2012
The paper "Nanoparticle Assemblies in Thin Films of Supramolecular Nanocomposites" was published in Nano Letters. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
12/21/2011
The paper "Direct Nanorod Assembly Using Block Copolymer-Based Supramolecules" was published in Nano Letters. Congratulations Nanoparticle Subgroup!
09/06/2011
The paper "Processible Cyclic Peptide Nanotubes With Tunable Interiors" was published in Journal of the American Chemical Society.
05/12/2011
01/27/2011
The paper "Amphiphilic Peptide-Polymer Conjugates with Side-Conjugation was published in Macromolecular Rapid Communications.
01/20/2011
The paper "Modular small-molecule directed nanoparticle assembly was published in the 10th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology.
01/14/2011
Congratulations to graduate student Joseph Kao for his outstanding talk at the Gordon Research Conference in Ventura, CA. He received the award "Best Talk by a Graduate Student."
01/11/2011
Professor Xu was featured in the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab News Center in the piece titled "Polymer Membranes with Molecular-sized Channels that Assemble Themselves" about her work published in the recent paper in ACS Nano.
01/06/2011
10/25/2010
The paper "Directed co-assembly of heme proteins with amphiphilic block copolymers toward functional biomolecular materials" was published in Biomacromolecules. We are amazed by the self-assemblies directed by nature and are excited about knowledge learned here.
05/28/2010
Congratulations to graduate student Kari Thorkelsson for receiving the "Best Poster" award for his poster presentation at the 2010 NCNR neutron scattering school.
05/05/2010
The paper "Amphiphilic Peptide-Polymer Conjugates based on the Coiled-coil Helix Bundle" was accepted by Biomacromolecules.
04/19/2010
04/10/2010
We welcome our new postdoctoral fellows Seong-Jun Jeong, Myung Im Kim, and Dong Hyun Lee.
04/01/2010
Congratulations to our fellowship recipients: Kari Thorkelsson (NSF) and Beverly Zhang (Jane Lewis).
03/25/2010
Congratulations to our alum Paul Tillberg for receiving the Hertz fellowship.
12/08/2009
We are currently seeking students and postdocs interested in the hierarchical ordering of nanostructures.
10/19/2009
10/16/2009
10/15/2009
Dr. Xu was selected as one of Popular Science magazine's "Brilliant 10" young researchers. She, and the rest of the researchers, will be featured in the magazine's November issue.
07/07/2009
07/07/2009
We welcome He Dong, our new postdoc, who will be working on the self-assembly of amphiphilic peptide-polymer conjugates.
06/26/2009
Currently, there is one postdoctoral position open in the Xu group. Specifically, we are looking for an excellent polymer chemist with expertise in living polymerizations. Experience in protein chemistry is a plus. Please send your CV to txuucbgmail.com.
05/23/2009
Congratulations to Kari Thorkelsson for winning the Departmental Citation from both the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Department of Chemical Engineering at UC, Berkeley for being "the best of the best"! Well done, Kari!
04/14/2009
Dr. Xu was selected for the 2009 Young Investigator Award.
04/14/2009
We puchased a new AFM, thanks to support provided by the DURIP program at the Department of Defense.
04/03/2009
Two scientists-to-be from an Oakland high school, Jason and Deanna, spent a week in our lab and were very happy about their experience here. More impressively, the two of them have managed to become veritable AFM pros in the time they have spent here.
02/19/2009
Dr. Xu, along with Dr. Russell of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, was featured in Forbes regarding their recent paper in Science.
02/19/2009
08/07/2008
08/01/2008
Dr. Xu was selected for an NSF Division of Materials Research Grant.
08/01/2008
Dr. Xu was recommended for a grant from the ACS Petroleum Research Fund.
08/01/2008
Dr. Xu was selected for the 2008 DuPont Young Professor Grant.
07/22/2008
05/15/2008
03/01/2008
Dr. Xu was selected to be the recipient of 3M Nontenured Faculty Award 2008.
01/15/2008
Dr. Xu was selected to be the recipient of DuPont Sci. & Eng. Grant 2008.
 
 

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