Myfavorite author (fiction) is Mark Twain.
Mytop three films of all time are Gone with the Wind, Roman Holiday, The KingsSpeech.
Myfavorite piece of music is BeethovensSymphony No.3in E-flat major.
Myfavorite saying is “The early bird catches the worm”.
IfIcould have dinner with three famous scientists from history,they would be Albert Einstein, Sir Isaac
Newton, and Thomas Alva Edison.
Myfavorite place on earth is China or Switzerland.
IfIwere not ascientist, Iwould be apoet.
Mymost exciting discovery to date has been patterning bubbles.
Mygreatest achievement has been developing green nanoprinting technology from fundamental
research to industrial applications.
Mybiggest motivation is to contribute to abetter world.
My 5top papers:
1. “A general patterning approach by manipulatingthe
evolutionoftwo-dimensional liquid foams”:Z.Huang,
M. Su, Q. Yang,Z.Li, S. Chen, Y. Li, X. Zhou, F. Li, Y.
Song, Nat. Commun. 2017, 8,14110. (2D liquid foams
can evolve beyond Ostwald ripening.)
2. “Nanoparticle Based Curve Arrays for Multirecogni-
tion Flexible Electronics”: M. Su, F. Li, S. Chen, Z.
Huang,M.Qin, W. Li, X. Zhang,Y.Song, Adv.Mater.
2016, 28,1369. (These curve arrays have different
tortuositymorphologies and tunable resistive strain
3. “A Rainbow Structural-Color Chip for Multisacchar-
ide Recognition”: M. Qin, Y. Huang,Y.Li, M. Su, B.
Chen, H. Sun, P. Yong, C. Ye,F.Li, Y. Song, Angew.
Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55,6911; Angew.Chem. 2016, 128,
7025. (A monophotonic crystal matrix chip can differ-
entially enhancefluorescence signals over broad spec-
4. “Fabrication of Nanoscale Circuits on Inkjet-Printing
Patterned Substrates”: S. Chen, M. Su, C. Zhang,M.
Gai, B. Bao.Q.Yang,B.Su, Y. Song, Adv.Mater. 2015,
27,3928. (Assembly of awide variety of conducting
building blocks into nanoscalecircuits over centimeter-
5. “PatternedColloidal Photonic Crystals”: J. Hou, M. Li,
Y. Song, Angew.Chem. Int. Ed. 2018, 57,2544; Angew.
Chem. 2018, 130,2571. (An overviewofthe strategies
for fabricating patterned colloidal photonic crystals,
including patterned-substrate-induced assembly,inkjet
printing,and selective immobilization and modifica-
Date of birth:March 19, 1969
Position:Director,Key Laboratory of Green Printing,Institute of Chemistry,Chinese Academy of
1993 MS,Zhengzhou University
1996 PhD with Prof.Huiying Chen, Peking University,Beijing
1996–1998 Postdoctoralfellow with Prof.Yufen Zhao,TsinghuaUniversity,Beijing
Awards: 2008 Second Prize,National Natural Science Award, State Council of the PeoplesRepublic of
China; 2009 Distinguished Youth Award, Chinese Academy of Sciences; 2010 China Youth
Science and Technology Innovation Award;AkzoNobelChemical Sciences Award;
2011 Outstanding Youth Achievement Award, China Association for Science and Technology;
2015 Chang Jiang Scholars Program;Distinguished Contribution to Economic Advancement
Award, Federation of Asian Chemical Societies; 2016 First Prize,Beijing Science and
Printing and patterning of nanomaterials;self-assembly of nanoparticles;printed electrics and
The author presented on this
page has published more
than 10 articles in Ange-
10 years, including:
“Precise Assembly of Parti-
cles for Zigzag or Linear
Patterns”: D. Guo, C. Li, Y.
Wang, Y. Li, Y. Song, Angew.
Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56,
15348; Angew.Chem. 2017,
The work of Y. Song has
been featured on the inside
back cover of Angewandte
Crystal Microchip for Fluo-
rescent Ultratrace Detec-
tion”: J. Hou, H. Zhang, Q.
Yang, M. Li, Y. Song, L.
Jiang, Angew.Chem. Int. Ed.
2014, 53,5791; Angew.
Chem. 2014, 126,5901.
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