Ximin He, Ph.D.

Ximin He is an assistant professor of Materials Science and Engineering at University of California, Los
Angeles and Faculty of California Nanosystems Institute (CNSI). Dr. He was the postdoctoral research fellow at Wyss Institute of Bioinspired Engineering and School of Engineering and Applied Science at Harvard University. Dr. He received her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Cambridge. Dr. He’s research focuses biologically inspired functional smart materials, chemical and biological sensors, actuators with broad applications in materials science, biomedicine, environment, and energy. She has authored/co-authored 40 papers in leading archival journals and peer-reviewed conference proceedings, book chapters and has a number of pending U.S./U.K. patents. Dr. He is the recipient of many young scientist awards including the NSF CAREER award and AFOSR Young Investigator Program award. Her research on bioinspired homeostatic materials and chemo-mechanical molecule separation have garnered a number of regional and international awards and was featured in more than 100 international news outlets.

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