Contact Information

Yu Lei, Ph.D.

Professor; Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Department of Biomedical Engineering

Commercial Applications

Injectable hydrogel for the detection of biological components
High selective and sensitive gas monitoring in harsh environment including hydrocarbons
Explosive vapors and buried explosives detection
Environmental monitoring for water quality control


Development of Biosensor/Bioanalysis/Nanosensors for use in detection of biological and chemical species
Synthesis of nanostructured materials for use in electronics, medicine, environment, food and agriculture
Carbon nanotube-based sensor and biosensors