Dr. Xiaoyang Xu
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical, Biological and Pharmaceutical Engineering
Phone: 973-596-5359


  • Postdoctoral Fellow, 2010-2014, The Laboratory of Prof. Robert Langer Department of Chemical Engineering David H. Koch Institute for Integrative   
  • Cancer ResearchMassachusetts Institute of Technology/ Harvard Medical School
  • Ph.D. Department of Chemistry (Material Sciences), International Institute for Nanotechnology Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 2004 – 2009; Advisor: Professor Chad A. Mirkin
  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering East China University of Science and Technology

Honors and Awards

  • AACR Scholar-in-Training Award 2013
  • Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) 2011
  • Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Chinese Students Study Abroad 2010
  • Northwestern University Graduate School Travel Award 2007
  • Northwestern University Chemistry Department Fellowship 2004  

Ph.D. Students


  • M.S. Texas A&M University-Kingsville, U.S.
  • B.S. Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan

Honors and Awards

  • The scholarship of GRE in 2011
  • The competitive master’s assistantship for the academic year (2011~2012) of Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
  • The competitive master’s assistantship for the academic year (2012~2013) of Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
  • The outstanding graduate student in 2013 of Texas A&M University-Kingsville.
Yung-Hao Tsou


  • B.Sc. Honors Biology, Minor in Economics | University of Waterloo, Canada
  • MASc Biomedical Engineering | University of Ottawa, Canada


William Ho


  • M.S. Material science and engineering at NJIT, U.S, 2017
  • B.S. Nantong university, China


He Zhu


  • B.S. Chemistry at Nankai University, China 2014
  • M.S. Chemical Engineering at New Jersey institute of Technology, U.S 2018

Honor and Awards

  •  China Basic Subject Scholarship 2012
  •  China Basic Subject Scholarship 2013
Zhongyu Li

Master Students 


  • B.S. National Chung Chang University,Taiwan


Tung, Hsin-Tien     


Undergraduate Students


  • B.S.  Biomedical Engineering at NJIT, 2021
Honors and Awards
  • 2018 Provost Summer  Research Fellowship Award
  • Fall 2017 URI Phase-1 Student Seed Grant Winner


Juliana Yang


  • B.S. chemical engineering at NJIT, 2020
Ronak Patel



Former Members 

             Joshua Bade                                 Lyu Qian                                   Ping-Chun Huang  
           Macachor Myton                       Meagan M. Accordino                                          Lei Wang
                      Xin Li                                              Marina Garis                                       Tianyu Sun
                 Sahla Syed                                      Joe Khoneisser                                    Dwekat Faris
        Abouelkhair Omar                                      Angel Veloz                                   Michal Kierznowski
            Liangqiu Li                                            Kristen Scotti