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Xinggui Gu


Xinggui Gu

Professor, Full-time Principal Investigator


Ph. D., Organic Chemistry, 2013, Institute of Chemsitry, China Academic of Science

B. S., Chemistry, 2008, University of Science and Technology of China













Specializations: Luminescent Materials, Aggregation-Induced Emission,
















Bioprobes and Biosensors






Research focuses:

Development of functional materials with aggregation-induced emission
Development of polymorphism-dependent emission-tunable materials
Development of bioprobes for diagnosis and therapy of diseases
Development of stimuli-responsive AIEgens





Recent Publications:

Gu, X.; Zhao, E.; Zhao, T.; Kang, M.; Gui, C.; Lam, J. W. Y.; Du, S.; Loy, M. M. T.; Tang, B. Z*., Mitochondrion-Specific Photoactivatable Fluorescence Turn-On AIE-Based Bioprobe for Localization Super-Resolution Microscope. Adv. Mater., 2016, 28, 5064-5071.
Gu, X.; Zhao, E.; Lam, J. W. Y.; Peng, Q.; Xie, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Wong, K. S.; Sung, H. H. Y.; Williams, I. D.; Tang, B. Z*., Mitochondrion-Specific Live-Cell Bioprobe Operated in a Fluorescence Turn-On Manner and a Well-Designed Photoactivatable Mechanism. Adv. Mater., 2015, 27, 7093-7100.
Wang, H.; Gu, X.; Hu, R.; Lam, J. W. Y.; Zhang, D.; Tang, B. Z*., Luminescent photonic crystals with multi-functionality and tunability Chem. Sci., 2016, 7, 5692-5698.
Gu, X.; Yao, J.; Zhang, G*.; Yan, Y.; Zhang, C.; Peng, Q.; Liao, Q.; Wu, Y.; Xu, Z.; Zhao, Y.; Fu, H.; Zhang, D*., Polymorphism-Dependent Emission for Di(p-methoxylphenylDibenzofulvene and Analogues: Optical Waveguide/Amplified Spontaneous Emission Behaviors. AdvFunct. Mater., 2012, 22, 4862-4872.
Gu, X.; Yao, J.; Zhang, G.; Zhang, D*., Controllable Self-Assembly of Di(p-methoxylphenyl)Dibenzofulvene into three Different Emission Forms. Small, 2012, 8, 3406-3411.




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