Nanoenergy and Biosystem Lab
Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Principle Investigators

Zhou Li (李舟)    Professor, Ph.D.

2015-now :

Beijinginstitute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, CAS; National center of nanoscienceand technology,CAS

2010-2015 :

School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering,Beihang University,Beijing, China

2007-2009 :

Joint PhD student in “Gatech PKU BME program” in Georgia institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, US

2010 : from Biomedical Engineering, Peking University, China

2004 : Bachelor's degree from Medical School, Wuhan University, China


Prof.Zhou Li received his Ph.D. from Peking University in 2010, and bachelor degreefrom Wuhan University in 2004. He jointed School of Biological Science andMedical Engineering of Beihang University in 2010 as an associate Professor.Currently, he is a Professor in Beijing Istitute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems,and School of Nanoscience and Technology, University ofChinese Academy of Sciences. Prof. Zhou Li’s researchinterest focused on the self-powered medical system, implantable energyharvesting devices and single cell mechanics, including nano-biosensors andnanogenerators. More than 50 peer-review articles have been published in Sci.Adv., Nature Comm., Adv. Mater., Nano Lett., ACS Nano, Nano Energy, AnnualReview of Biomedical Engineering, Smalland AdvancedScience. And his papers have been cited morethan 2200 times. Prof. Li applied 46 patents, 4 PCTs and 1 International Patent.10 of them have been authorized. Prof. Li have been awarded Science andTechnology Award of Beijing (2017), International Federation for Medical andBiological Engineering (IFMBE) “Young Investigator’s Award” and Gold Award ofChina Association of Inventions. His work was highlighted by Nature magazine, CCTV, Xinhuanet andother international mediums. He was selected to be supported by the National YouthTalent Support Program, New Century Excellent Talents of Ministry of Educationof China, Beijing Novo Program and Beijing Top-notch Talent.










2012年:国际医学物理学会与国际生物医学工程学会(IFMBE)青年研究者奖(Young Investigators Award)

2012年: 教育部“新世纪优秀人才”


2010年: 论文被材料科学顶级学术期刊AdvanceMaterials评选为“Top Articles”

2010年: 北京航空航天大学“卓越百人”

2010年: 北京航空航天大学“蓝天新秀”





Research Interests

1. Implantablemedical devices;

2. In-vivo energy harvester: nanogenerators;

3. Single cell force sensor;

Current project and fundingresources​

1)National Science Foundation of China, 2013-2015, PI,"Quantify the cell traction force of endothelialcell in blood stream by silicon nanowire arrays";

2)Beijing Nova Program:, 2013-2015, PI, "Nanogenerator powerd device for diabetes therapy";

3)Beijing Municipal NSF, 2013-2015, PI,"Silicon nanowire array based endothelial cellfunction characteristic";

4)National Science Foundation of China,2016-2019,PI,"Full degradable biomechanical energy harvesting devices";


1) Guomin Wang, Hongqing Feng, et al,Zhou Li* and Paul K. Chu*, Anantibacterial platform based on capacitive carbon-doped TiO2 nanotubes afterdirect or alternating current charging,Nature Communications. 2018, 9, 2055, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04317-2.

2) Huaying Wang, Kuan Hu, Zhe Li, Chan Wang, Min Yu, Zigang Li,* and Zhou Li*,A tripeptide modified BP nanosheet for robust air and water stability, Small,2018

3) Kuan Hu, Yixiang Jiang, et al,Zhou Li, * Xinwei Wang, * Zigang Li*,Tuning peptide self-assembly by an in-tether chiral center. Science Advances,2018;4: eaar5907.

4) Hongqing Feng#, Han Ouyang#, Mingzeng Peng#, Yiming Jin, Yalan Zhang, Zhuo Liu, Yang Zou,Chaochao Zhao, Yubo Fan, Junyi Zhai*, Zhong Lin Wang*, and Zhou Li*. Assessmentof extracellular matrix modulation of cell traction force by using siliconnanowire array. Nano Energy, 2018,50, 504-512.

5) Wen Jiang, Hu Li, Zhuo Liu, et al,Yubo Fan *, Zhong Lin Wang * and Zhou Li*,Fully bioabsorbable natural materials based triboelectric nanogenerator,Advanced Materials, 2018,1801895.

6) Bojing Shi, Zhou Li* and YuboFan*, Implantable Energy Harvesting Devices, Advanced Materials, 2018,In pressing.

7) Aochen Wang, et al,Zhou Li*, Kailiang Ren*, Piezoelectricnanofibrous scaffolds as in vivo energy harvesters for modifying fibroblastalignment and proliferation in wound healing,Nano Energy.2018, 43,63–71. IF 12.343

8) Hu Li, et al, Yubo Fan,*and Zhou Li*, Alkali Metal Chlorides BasedHydrogel as Eco-Friendly Neutral Electrolyte for Bendable Solid-State Capacitor,Advanced Material Interfaces,2018, 1701648.

9) Guang Qin Gu, et al, Zhou Li*, and Zhong Lin Wang*, Triboelectricnanogenerator- enhanced multilayered antibacterial nanofiber air filters forefficient removal of ultrafine particulate matter,NanoResearch, 2018.

10) Jian-ping Meng, et al, Zhou Li*,Microstructure and thermal stability of Cu/Zr0.3Al0.7N/ Zr0.2Al0.8N/Al34O60N6cermet-based solar selective absorbing coatings, Applied Surface Science,2018, 440, 932–938.

11) Hongqing Feng, et al, Zhou Li*.Nanogenerator forBiomedical Applications, Advanced Healthcare Materials,2018, 1701298.

12) Han Ouyang, et al, Yifan Fan*, Zhong Lin Wang *, Zhou Li*,Self-powered Pulse Sensor for Antidiastole of CardiovascularDisease, Advanced Materials, 2017,1703456. IF 19.791

13) Canan D., ZhouLi, Zhong Lin Wang, Energy Harvesting from the Animal/Human Bodyfor Self-Powered Electronics, AnnualReview of Biomedical Engineering, 2017, 19, 85–108.

14) Jingjing Tian, et al, Zhou Li*, Zhong Lin Wang, Aself-powered sterilization system with both instant and sustainableantibacterial ability, Nano Energy 36 (2017) 241–249.

15) Qiang Zheng, Bojing Shi, Zhou Li,*and Zhong Lin Wang, RecentProgress on Piezoelectric and Triboelectric Energy Harvesters in BiomedicalSystems, Advanced Science, 2017,1700029.

16) Guangqin Gu, et al, Zhou Li*, and Zhong Lin Wang*, AntibacterialComposite Film-Based Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Harvesting Walking Energy,ACSAppl. Mater. Interfaces 2017, 9, 11882−11888. IF 7.504

17) Yang Zou, et al, Zhou Li*,The modulation effect of the convexity ofsilicon topological nanostructures on the growth of mesenchymal stem cells, RSCAdv., 2017, 7, 16977–16983.

18) Xinxin Wang, et al, Zhiwei Wang* andZhou Li*, Fabrication of aspontaneously bent ZnO nanowire with asymmetrical dots by UV irradiation,RSCAdv., 2017, 7, 38014.

19) Zhuo Liu, et al, Zhou Li*, Flexiblepiezoelectric nanogenerator in wearable self-powered active sensor forrespiration and healthcare monitoring, Semicond.Sci. Technol. 2017, 32,064004.

20) Jian-ping Meng, et al,Zhou Li*,Influenceof the aluminum content on structure and optical properties of Zr1−xAlxN films,Vacuum 2017, 145,268-271.

21) Qiang Zheng, et al,Zhou Li* and Zhong Lin Wang*,Biodegradabletriboelectric nanogenerator as a life-time designed implantable power source, ScienceAdvances, (Science子刊) 2016, 2, 3, e1501478, DOI: 10.1126/ sciadv.1501478.

22) Qiang Zheng, et al, Zhiyun Xu,*Zhou Li,* and Zhong Lin Wang*, In VivoSelf-Powered Wireless Cardiac Monitoring via Implantable TriboelectricNanogenerator, ACS Nano2016, 10, 6510−6518.

23) Ye Ma, et al, Zhong Lin Wang,* Zhou Li,* and Hao Zhang*. Self-Powered,One-Stop, and Multifunctional Implantable Triboelectric Active Sensor forReal-Time Biomedical Monitoring, Nano Letters, 2016, 16,6042−6051.

24) Xin Yu , ZhenhuanZhao , Jian Zhang , Weibo Guo , Jichuan Qiu , Deshuai Li , Zhou Li , XiaoningMou , Linlin Li , * Aixue Li , * and Hong Liu *, Rutile Nanorod/AnataseNanowire Junction Array as Both Sensor and Power Supplier for High-Performance,Self-Powered, Wireless UV Photodetector. Small, 12, 2759-2767.

25) Luming Zhao, et al,Zhou Li*A size-unlimited surfacemicrostructure modification method for achieving high performance triboelectricnanogenerator,Nano Energy,2016.28(2016)172–178.

26) Hu Li, et al, Yubo Fan,* and ZhouLi* Thermo-Driven Evaporation Self-Assembly and Dynamic Analysis ofHomocentric Carbon Nanotube Rings, Small 2017, 1603642.

27) Xuequan Li, et al,Zhou Li, Li-Hua Shao*, Hong Liu*, Hierarchicalnested-network porous copper fabricated by one-step dealloying for glucosesensing, 2016, Journal of Alloys and Compounds,681, 109-114.

28) Bojing Shi, et al, Zhou Li*, & Zhong LinWang*,Packaged self-powered system with universal connectors based on hybridizednanogenerators,AdvancedMaterials2016, 28, 846–852.

29) Qiang Zheng, etal, Zhou Li,* and Zhong Lin Wang,Robust Multilayered Encapsulation for High-PerformanceTriboelectricNanogenerator in Harsh Environment,ACS Appl.Mater. Interfaces 2016, 8,26697−26703.

30) Xue Jiao Zhao, et al, Zhong LinWang,* Zhou Li,* and Guang Zhu*, Biocide-Free Antifouling on Insulating Surfaceby Wave-Driven Triboelectrification-Induced Potential Oscillation, Adv.Mater. Interfaces 2016, 1600187.

31) Tang, W., et al,Zhou Li* & Wang, Z. L.* ImplantableSelf-Powered Low-Level Laser Cure System for MouseEmbryonic Osteoblasts’ Proliferation and Differentiation.ACS NANO,9(8), 7867-7873. 2015.

32) Peng M, Zhou Li(contributionequal), Liu C, et al. High-ResolutionDynamic Pressure Sensor Array Based on Piezo-phototronic Effect TunedPhotoluminescence Imaging.ACS NANO, 2015, 9(3): 3143-3150.

33) Wang, X., et al,Zhou Li*. Piezoelectric‐Enhanced Oriented Cobalt Coordinated Peptide Monolayer with RectificationBehavior.Small, 2015.11(37),4864-4869.

34) W. Guo, et al,Zhou Li, X. Mou, H. Liu, Z.L. Wang, Construction of a 3D rGO-Collagen Hybrid Scaffold for Enhancementof the Neural Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells, Nanoscale, 2016,8,1897–1904.

35) Han, C. B., et al,, Zhou Li & Wang, Z. L. Triboelectrificationinduced UV emission from plasmon discharge. Nano Research, 2015.8(1), 219-226.

36) Ming, P., et al, Cheng, Qunfeng. *Bioinspiredhighly electrically conductive graphene–epoxy layered composites. RSC Advances,5(28), 22283-22288. 2015.

37) Yiming Jin, et al, Junyi Zhai* and Zhou Li*,Quantificationof Cell Traction Force of Osteoblast Cells Using Si Nanopillar-Based MechanicalSensor,Sensors and Materials,2015, 27, 11, 1071-1077.

38) QiangZheng,et al,Zhou Li*and Zhong Lin Wang*,In Vivo Powering of Pacemaker by Breathing-DrivenImplanted Triboelectric Nanogenerator,AdvancedMaterials 2014, 26, 5851–5856.

39) Zhou Li, et al,Yubo Fan* and Zhong Lin Wang*, Ag nanoparticle–ZnO nanowire hybridnanostructures as enhanced and robust antimicrobial textiles via a greenchemical approach, Nanotechnology, 2014.

40) Wang M, Zhou Li*, Qiao H, et al. Effect of Gold/Fe3O4 Nanoparticles onBiocompatibility and Neural Differentiation of Rat Olfactory Bulb Neural Stem Cells. Journal of Nanomaterials, 2013,2013.

41) Yongshan Niu, et al,Zhou Li*, and Yubo Fan*, BiocompatibleSingle-Crystal Selenium Nanobelt Based Nanodevice as a Temperature-TunablePhotosensor, Journal of Nanomaterials,Volume 2012, Article ID 384671.

42) Y.S. Niu, L. Yan, M. Dai, X. Li, S.Y. Feng, F. Xue, Y.B.Fan*, Z. Li*(李舟), Silicon Nanowire-based Methodologyfor Quantifying Single Cell Traction Force, WC2012 Conference, 2012.

43) Wu N, Li M, Chen Z T,Zhou Li, et al. In vivo delivery of Atoh1 gene to rat cochleausing a dendrimer-based nanocarrier. Journal of biomedicalnanotechnology, 2013, 9(10): 1736-1745.

44) Hu, Y., Zhou,J., Yeh, P. H., Zhou Li., Wei, T.Y., & Wang, Z. L. Supersensitive, Fast‐Response Nanowire Sensors by Using SchottkyContacts. Advanced Materials, 22(30), 3327-3332. 2010.

45) Zhou Li*, Guang Zhu (contribution equal), Rusen Yang,Aurelia C. Wang and Zhong Lin Wang, Muscle Driven In-Vivo Nanogenerator, AdvancedMaterials, 22, 23, 2534–2537, 2010.

46) Zhou Li*, Jinhui Song, and Zhong Lin Wang, Quantifyingthe cell traction force of a single cell by aligned silicon nanwire array,NANOLetters, 9 ,10 , 3575- 3580 , 2009.

47) Ping-HungYeh, Zhou Li* (contribution equal)and Zhong Lin Wang, Schottky-gated probe-free ZnO nanowire biosensor, Advanced Materials, 21,48, 4975, 2009.

48) Wang X, DingY, Zhou Li, et al. Single-crystalmesoporous ZnO thin films composed of nanowalls. The Journal of Physical ChemistryC, 113(5): 1791-1794, 2009.

49) Zhou Li*, Rusen Yang, Min Yu, Fan Bai, Cheng Li and ZhongLin Wang,Cellular level biocompatibility and biosafetyof ZnO nanowires,Journalof Physical Chemistry C, 112 , 51, 20114-20117, 2008.

50) Kuang, Q., Lao, C. S., Zhou Li., Liu, Y. Z., Xie, Z. X.,Zheng, L. S., & Wang, Z. L. Enhancing the photon-andgas-sensing properties of a single SnO2 nanowire based nanodevice by nanoparticle surfacefunctionalization. The Journal of Physical ChemistryC, 112(30), 11539-11544, 2008.

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