Academic Profile

Dr Ting YU received his Bachelor’s degree in Physics from Jilin University (China) 1999 and his PhD from the National University of Singapore (NUS) 2003. From 2003 to 2005 he was a postdoctoral researcher (Singapore Millennium Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship) at Physics Department of NUS. Since 2005 he has been a faculty member in Physics and Applied Physics Division of Nanyang Technological University (Singapore).
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Prof Yu Ting
Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences - Division of Physics & Applied Physics

My research focuses on synthesis of nanostructures, assembly and manipulation of 1D nanostructure, and development of nanodevices:
1. Graphene: preparation, optical characterization, chemical/biological sensor, electrical devices
2. Substrate-friendly synthesizes of metal oxide nanostructures with controlled morphologies and patterns.
3. Wet-chemical method for fabrication of metal hydroxides and metal oxides nanostructures.
4. Field induced electron emission of individual nanowires or nanowire arrays
5. Electronic transport and mechanical properties of individual nanostructures
6. Nanowire FETs for nanoelectronics, nano-chemical sensors and nano-biological sensors
  • Accelerating The Knowledge Turn From Graphene Research To Innovative Technology

  • Carbon Nanostructures for electronic and photonic applications

  • Designing and Fabricating Next-Generation Multicolour Perovskite-Embedded Microcavity Lasers

  • Integrated On-chip Planar Coherent Light Sources

  • Launching 2D-Semiconductor Activated Microcavity Lasers and Metaphotonics

  • Probe and Control of Spin Ordering in Two-Dimensional Magnets
  • Wei Ai, Zhuzhu Du, Zhanxi Fan, Jian Jiang, Yanlong Wang, Hua Zhang, Linghai Xie, Wei Huang, Ting Yu. (2014). Chemically engineered graphene oxide as high performance cathode materials for Li-ion batteries. Carbon, 76, 148-154.

  • Kong, DZ; Luo, JS; Wang, YL; Ren, WN; Yu, T; Luo, YS ; Yang, YP; Cheng, CW. (2014). Three-Dimensional Co3O4@MnO2 Hierarchical Nanoneedle Arrays: Morphology Control and Electrochemical Energy Storage. Advanced Functional Materials, 24(24), 3815-3826.

  • Zhengji Xu, Tao Li, Dao-Hua Zhang, Changchun Yan, Dongdong Li, Landobasa YM Tobing, Fei Qin, Yueke Wang, Xiaonan Shen, Ting Yu. (2014). Groove-structured metasurfaces for modulation of surface plasmon propagation. Applied Physics Express, 7(5), 052001.

  • Jingzhi Shang, Lin Ma, Jiewei Li, Wei Ai, Ting Yu and Gagik G Gurzadyan. (2014). Femtosecond pump-probe spectroscopy of graphene oxide in water. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 47(9).

  • Liu, JP; Liao, L; Lu, ZS; Yan, B; Yu, T; Zheng, Z; Zhang, JX; Gong, H; Huang, XT; Li, CM. (2014). Directly Grown K0.33WO3 Nanosheet Film Electrode for Fast Direct Electron Transfer of Protein. ChemElectroChem, 1(2), 463-470.