Address: Room 239, Qixiang Building, 1 Dongxiang Road, Chang’an District, Xi’an Shaanxi, 710129, P.R.China.
Educational and Professional Experiences
Jun 2018 – present Associate Professor Institute of Flexible Electronics, Northwestern Polytechnical University
Aug 2013 – Jan 2018 Ph.D. Division of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
Sep 2010 – Jul 2013 M.S. Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, Jilin University
Sep 2006 – Jul 2010 B.S. College of Chemistry, Jilin University
Assoc. Prof. Feng focuses on developing tumor extracellular microenvironment-responsive nanomaterials for enhanced cancer theranostics and have published 1 book, 1 book chapter, and 7 SCI papers on ACS Nano, Adv. Mater., Adv. Funct. Mater., ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, Chem. Commun. et al. with total citation of over 520.
 Tao Feng, Xiangzhao Ai, Guanghui An, Piaoping Yang, Yanli Zhao. Charge-Convertible Carbon Dots for Imaging-Guided Drug Delivery with Enhanced in Vivo Cancer Therapeutic Efficiency. ACS Nano 2016, 10, 4410-4420.
 Tao Feng, Xiangzhao Ai, Huimin Ong, Yanli Zhao. Dual-Responsive Carbon Dots for Tumor Extracellular Microenvironment Triggered Targeting and Enhanced Anticancer Drug Delivery. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2016, 8, 18732-18740.
 Tao Feng, Biao Xiao, Ying Lv, Zengqi Xie, Hongbin Wu, Yuguang Ma. Domain-Like Ultra-Thin Layers Deposited Electrochemically from Carbazole-Functionalized Perylene Bisimides for Electron Collection in Inverted Photovoltaic Cells. Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 6283-6285.
 Tao Feng, Huoy Jing Chua, Yanli Zhao. Reduction-Responsive Carbon Dots for Real-Time Ratiometric Monitoring of Anticancer Prodrug Activation in Living Cells. ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng. 2017, 3, 1535-1541.
 Tao Feng, Huoy Jing Chua, Yanli Zhao. Carbon-Dot-Mediated Co-Administration of Chemotherapeutic Agents for Reversing Cisplatin Resistance in Cancer Therapy. ChemNanoMat 2018, 4, 801-806.
 Tao Feng, Yanli Zhao. Nanomaterial-Based Drug Delivery Carriers for Cancer Therapy in Springer Briefs in Applied Sciences and Technology • Nanotheranostics. Singapore: Springer, 2017. ISBN: 978-981-10-3297-4 (Print), 978-981-10-3299-8 (Online).
 Tao Feng, Yanli Zhao. Responsive Carbon Dots for Anticancer Drug Delivery. Book chapter in Basic Protocols in Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology. New York: Humana Press, 2018.
 Weijun Li, Dandan Liu, Fangzhong Shen, Dongge Ma, Zhiming Wang, Tao Feng, Yuanxiang Xu, Bing Yang, Yuguang Ma. A Twisting Donor-Acceptor Molecule with an Intercrossed Excited State for Highly Efficient, Deep-Blue Electroluminescence. Adv. Funct. Mater. 2012, 22, 2797-2803.
 Cheng Gu, Teng Fei, Ying Lv, Tao Feng, Shanfeng Xue, Dan Lu, Yuguang Ma. Color-Stable White Electroluminescence Based on Cross-linked Network Film Prepared by Electrochemical Copolymerization. Adv. Mater. 2010, 22, 2702-2705.