About Zhuang Liu
Dr. Zhuang Liu is a Changjiang Distinguished Professor at Soochow University in China. He received his BS degree from Peking University in 2004 and PhD degree from Stanford University in 2008. In 2009, Dr. Liu joined the Institute of Functional Nano & Soft Materials (FUNSOM) at Soochow University. The primary goal of his research team is to develop innovative biomaterials and nanotechnology for biomedical imaging and cancer therapy. He is particularly interested in the modulation of tumor microenvironment with nano-systems for enhanced cancer therapy, as well as employing biocompatible materials to boost cancer immunotherapy after local tumor treatment. Dr. Liu has been listed as one of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ in the disciplines of both Materials Science and Chemistry by Clarivate Analytics / Thomson Reuters since 2015. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC). The awards he received include ‘NSFC Distinguished Young Scholar Award (Fund)’, Biomaterials Science Lectureship (RSC), Chinese Chemical Society Young Chemist Award, etc. Now he is serving as an associate editor for Biomaterials.