Jian YE


Phone number : +86-21-62934760

Email : yejian78@sjtu.edu.cn

Office address : Room 213, Med-X Research Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Xuhui Campus), 1954 Huanshan Road, Shanghai, 200030

Website : yelab.sjtu.edu.cn


Jian Ye received his B.E. degree in 2000 and M.S. degree in 2003 from Zhejiang University and Ph.D. degree in 2010 from KU Leuven. 2003-2005, he was at Intel Products (Shanghai) Ltd. as a material engineer. 2010-2013, he was a senior researcher and Postdoctoral Fellow in imec vzw (Belgium) supported by Research Foundation of Flanders (FWO). In 2011, Dr. Ye was with Prof. Naomi Halas at Rice University as a visiting scholar. He joined Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) in 2013 and was promoted as a full professor in 2018. Since 2020, he has been the vice dean of the School of Biomedical Engineering in SJTU. Dr. Ye has received a number of awards including Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad (2009), Outstanding Youth Fund from Chinese National Natural Science Foundation (2016) and Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2020 Emerging Investigators. His research interests include biomedical applications of plasmonic nanostructures and surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy. He has published over 78 peer-reviewed papers in international journals including Nature Communications, Nano Letters, ACS Nano, Small and Biomaterials.

Education background

1996-2000 Bachelor – Polymer Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University

2000-2003 Master – Polymer Physics and Chemistry, Zhejiang University

2005-2010 Ph.D. – Chemistry, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KU Leuven)

Work Experience

2003-2005, Material Engineer, Intel Product (Shanghai) Ltd. China

2010-2013, Senior Researcher, imec vzw, Belgium/Postdoctoral Fellow, Belgium (Flander) Research Foundation (FWO)

2011-2011, Visiting Scholar, Rice University

2013-2017, Associate Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

2018-present, Professor, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Areas of Research Interests
  1. Design, fabrication, optical properties, and biomedical applications of plasmonic nanomaterials
  2. Raman spectroscopy, surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS), gap-enhanced Raman tags (GERTs) and their biomedical applications
Honors And Awards

Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad (2009)

Scientific Excellence Awards in imec vzw (2009)

Best student paper of the International Conference on Nanophotonics (Tsukuba, Japan) (2010)

Belgium research foundation (FWO) postdoctoral fellowship (2010-2013)

Outstanding Youth Fund from Chinese National Natural Science Foundation (2016)

Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2020 Emerging Investigators (2020)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

Member of Editors, Journal of Innovative Optical Health Sciences (2020-present)

Member of Academic Editors, Journal of Spectroscopy (2020-present)

Selected Publications
  1. Khlebtsov, N, G.; Lin, L.; Khlebtsov, B, N. and Ye, J.*; Gap-enhanced Raman tags: fabrication, optical properties, and theranostic applications. Theranostics, 2020, 10, 2067.
  2. Gu, Y.; He, C.; Zhang, Y.; Lin, L.; Thackray, B, D. and Ye, J.*; Gap-enhanced Raman tags for physically unclonable anticounterfeiting labels. Nature Communications, 2020, 11, 516.
  3. Zhang, Y.; Gu, Y.; He,J.; Thackray, B, D. and Ye, J.*; Ultrabright gap-enhanced Raman tags for high-speed bioimaging. Nature Communications, 2019, 10, 3905.
  4. Qiu Y.; Zhang Y.; Li M.; Chen G.; Fan C.; Cui K.; Wan J.; Han A.; Ye J.*and Xiao Z.*; Intraoperative Detection and Eradication of Residual Microtumors with Gap-Enhanced Raman Tags. ACS Nano, 2018. 12, 7974.
  5. Lin, L.; Zhang Q.; Li, X.; Qiu, M.; Jiang, X.; Jin, W.; Gu, H.; Lei, D.; Ye, J.*; Electron Transport Across Plasmonic Molecular Nanogaps Interrogated with Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering. ACS Nano , 2018, 12, 6492.
  6. Zhang, Y.; Liu, Z.; Thackray, B, D.; Bao Z.; Yin, X.; Shi, F.; Wu J.; Ye, J.*; Di, W.*; Intraoperative Raman-Guided Chemo-Photothermal Synergistic Therapy of Advanced Disseminated Ovarian Cancers. Small, 2018, 14, 1801022.
  7. Bao, Z.; Zhang, Y.; Tan, Z.; Yin X.; Di, W.*, Ye, J.*. Gap-enhanced Raman tags for high-contrast sentinel lymph node imaging. Biomaterials, 2018, 163: 105.
  8. Lin, L.; Zapata, M.;  Xiong, M.; Liu, Z.; Wang, S.; Xu, H.; Borisov, A. G.; Gu, H.; Nordlander P.*; Aizpurua, J.*; Ye, J.*; Nanooptics of plasmonic nanomatryoshkas: shrinking the size of a core-shell junction to subnanometer, Nano Letters, 2015, 15, 6419. 
  9. Wen, F.F.#; Ye, J.*,#; Liu, N.#; Van Dorpe, P.; Nordlander, P.; Halas, N.J.* Plasmon Transmutation: Inducing New Modes in Nanoclusters by Adding Dielectric Nanoparticles, Nano Letters, 2012, 12, 5020. 
  10. Ye, J.* #; Wen, F. #; Sohbani, H.; Lassiter, B.; Van Dorpe, P.; Nordlander, P.; Halas, N.* Plasmonic nanoclusters: near field properties of the Fano resonance interrogated with SERS, Nano Letters, 2012, 12, 1660.
  11. Van Dorpe, P.*; Ye, J. Semishells: versatile plasmonic nanoparticles, ACS Nano, 2011, 5, 6774.
  12. Ye, J.*; Verellen, N.; Van Roy, W.; Lagae, L.; Maes, G.; Borghs, G.; Van Dorpe, P. Plasmonic modes of metallic semishells in a polymer film, ACS Nano, 2010, 4, 1457.