People

Dr. Jingying Gu

Jingying Gu obtained her PhD in Physical Chemistry from the Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences under the supervision of Prof. Li-Jun Wan in 2014. She joined Prof. Stimming’s group as a Research Associate in the School of Chemistry, Newcastle University in December 2014. Her research interests are bio-imaging of DNA origamis and enzymes using scanning probe microscopy. 

Work Experience

  • 2014-present, Research Associate, School of Chemistry, Newcastle University, United Kingdom;
  • 2009-2014, Doctoral candidate in the Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.

Honors and Awards

  • Excellent Young Chemist Award, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2013;
  • Excellent Graduates of Northeast Normal University, 2009;
  • Outstanding Student Award, Northeast Normal University, 2005-2008;
  • Outstanding Student Award, Baosteel Education Fund, 2008;
  • National Scholarship, China, 2006-2007;
  • President Scholarship, Northeast Normal University, 2005-2008.

Selected Publications

  • Jing-Ying Gu, Bo Cui, Ting Chen, Hui-Juan Yan, Dong Wang, and Li-Jun Wan, In Situ Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Investigation of Subphthalocyanine and Subnaphthalocyanine Adlayers on a Au(111) Electrode, Langmuir, 2013, 29, 264-270;
  • Bo Cui, Jing-Ying Gu, Ting Chen, Hui-Juan Yan, Dong Wang, Li-Jun Wan, Solution Effect on Diazonium-Modified Au(111): Reactions and Structures, Langmuir, 2013, 29, 2955-2960;
  • Jing-Ying Gu, Ting Chen, Lin Wang, Wei-Long Dong, Hui-Juan Yan, Dong Wang, and Li-Jun Wan, Electrostatic-Interaction-Induced Molecular Deposition of a Hybrid Bilayer on Au(111): A Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Study, Langmuir, 2014, 30 (12), 3502–3506.