Dr. Fang Liu received his bachelor's degree (2007) and master's degree 2010) from Lanzhou University, China. He continued his education at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and obtained his Ph.D in 2014. Following his PhD, he worked as a postdoc in the Institute of Organic Chemistry III of Ulm University, Germany. His major research interest lies on the design of organic and inorganic materials and their biomedical applications.

Professional Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Nanyang Technological University, Chemistry (2014)
  • Master's degree, Lanzhou University, Medicinal chemistry (2010)
  • Bachelor, Lanzhou University, Biology (2007)

Stanford Advisors

  • Yan Xia, Postdoctoral Faculty Sponsor


  • imaging guided cancer therapy, the department of chemistry