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Principal Investigator

Shiming Zhang
B.Sc., M.Sc. (Jilin); Ph.D. (Montreal); Postdoc (UCLA)
Dr. Shiming Zhang is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) of the University of Hong Kong (HKU), leading the wearable, intelligent and soft electronics (WISE) research group. Before that, He spent three years at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), as a postdoctoral scholar, and obtained his Ph.D. from Ecole Polytechnique, University of Montreal, Canada, and B.S./M.S. from Jilin University, China. He is a featured scholar by the Global Medical Wearable Forum 2020 (San Jose). In 2021, he is appointed as principal editor by MRS Advances and associate editor in the section of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices by Frointers in Medical Technology.

PhD Students

Xinyu Tian
B.Eng. (Tianjin); M.Sc. (UCSD)
Xinyu Tian received his B.Eng in Control & Measurement Technology and Instrument from Tianjin University and Master in Material Science Engineering from the University of California, San Diego. He is currently a Ph.D. student in the WISE Research Group working on miniaturized OECTs systems for wearable edge computing applications. He is the inventor of the “PERfECT” system which is the world`s smallest system for wearable OECT characterization.

Jing Bai
B.Eng. (Xi’ an Jiaotong)
Jing Bai received his B.Eng. in Software Engineering and B.Mgmt. in Business Administration at Xi’ an Jiaotong University. He was working on industrial projects related to inkjet printing control systems, microcontrollers, and human-machine interfaces. Jing aims to establish a reliable and standardized manufacturing method for soft OECTs with fully printing technologies, and using high-density soft OECT arrays for emerging biosensing and computing applications.
Dingyao Liu
B.Sc. (Xi’ an Jiaotong); M.Sc. (Sichuan)
Dingyao Liu received his B.Sc. in Applied Chemistry from Xi’an Jiaotong University and M.Eng. in Polymer Science and Engineering from Sichuan University. He is interested in the design, fabrication, and characterization of soft materials. He is currently a Ph.D. student in the WISE Research Group working on the development of high-performance and miniaturized soft OECTs for soft computing and wearable bioelectronic applications.
Binbin Cui
B.Sc. (Nankai)
Binbin Cui received his B.S. in Chemistry from Nankai University. He was a research intern in the Stoddart group (Nobel Laureate) at Northwestern University. He is interested in the chemical and electrochemical functionalization of thin-film electrodes for molecular analysis. He is currently a Ph.D. student in the WISE Research Group working on OECT-based biosensors for healthcare applications.
Yilin Yang
B.Eng. (Sun Yat-sen); M.Eng (Sun Yat-sen)
Yilin Yang received her B.Eng. in Biomedical Engineering from Sun Yat-sen University. She is currently a M.Eng. student in Sun Yat-sen University. She is interested in implantable, flexible bioelectronics systems. She will be joining the WISE Research Group as a Ph.D. student in the near future whose research focus is human-machine interface with soft bioelectronics.
Yan Wang
B.Eng. (Nankai University)
Yan Wang is a senior student majoring in chemistry at Nankai University. She will be joining the WISE Research Group as a Ph.D. student in the near future whose research focus on the fabrication, optimization and performance enhancement of OECT synaptic devices.

WISE Visitors

Yixun Cheng
B.Eng. (Nanjing University)
Yixun Cheng is a senior student majoring in chemistry at Nanjing University. He is currently a visiting student in the WISE Research Group focusing on the fabrication, optimization and  performance enhancement of soft and stretchable OECTs.

WISE Master Students

NameType
Year 1Juntao HeHKU Master
Year 1 Fangyuan Kuang HKU Master
Year 1 Kaihua Ni HKU Master
Year 1 Xinyue Peng HKU Master

WISE Undergraduate Students

Name Type
Year 4Rouxian LiHKU SIG
Year 4 Ip Long ChingHKU FYP
Year 4 Chan Kai San Oliver HKU SIG
Year 4 Wong Yat Hei Ryan HKU FYP
Year 2Yazhou Zhao HKU SIG
Year 2Chun Kit Lai HKU SIG

WISE Alumni

NameType
2021Yue ZhouWise Vistor