Personal Profile

Date of Birth: Sept. 1981

Place of Birth: Beijing, China


Research Areas

1. Design of supramolecular and polymeric hydrogels.
2. Design of gel-based systems for biomimetics, biocatalysis and drug delivery carriers.
3. Design of functional gels.
4. 3D bio-printing


Aug. 2007-Nov. 2010: Ph. D. degree, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces,

Department of Interfaces, Germany


Work Experience

Jun. 2015-till now: Professor, State Key Laboratory of Biochemical Engineering,

Institute of Process Engineering,Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

“Gel-Based Biomaterials Group”

Apr. 2012-Mar. 2015: Research Associate, University of Strathclyde, UK

Apr. 2011-Mar. 2012: Postdoctoral researcher, Adolphe Merkle Institute, University

of Fribourg, Switzerland


    • 1.        Shengtao Wang, Anhe Wang, Yuqi Ma, Qingquan Han, Yang Chen, Xin Li, Songyuan Wu, Jieling Li, Shuo Bai*, Jian Yin. In situ synthesis of superorganism-like Au NPs within microgels with ultra-wide absorption in visible and near-infrared regions for combined cancer therapy. Biomater. Sci. 2021, 9, 774-779.

2.        Peng Ren, Jingtao Li,* Luyang Zhao, Anhe Wang, Meiyue Wang, Jieling Li, Honglei Jian, Xiaoou Li, Xuehai Yan, and Shuo Bai*. Dipeptide Self-assembled Hydrogels with Shear-Thinning and Instantaneous Self-healing Properties Determined by Peptide Sequences. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2020, 12, 21433−21440.

3.        Meiyue Wang, Anhe Wang, Jieling Li, Qi Li, Shuo Bai*. Thermolysin-triggered short peptides self-assembly in confined space and application in cell culturing. Colloids and Surfaces A 2020, 603, 125213.

4.        Meiyue Wang, Qiansen Zhang, Honglei Jian, Shijie Liu, Jieling Li, Anhe Wang, Qianqian Dong, Peng Ren, Xin Li, Shuo Bai*. Role of Thermolysin in Catalytic-Controlled Self-Assembly of Fmoc-Dipeptides. CCS Chemistry. 2020, 2, 317-328.

5.        Yuqi Ma, Anhe Wang, Jieling Li, Qi li, Qingquan Han, Yang Chen, Shengtao Wang, Xuefang Zheng, Hongyu Cao, Shuo Bai*. Preparation of Hydroxyapatite with High Surface area and Dispersity Templated on Calcium Carbonate in Dipeptide Hydrogels. Colloids and Surfaces A 2020, 596, 124740.

6.        Yajie Tian, Jieling Li, Luyang Zhao, Xianglan Zhang, Anhe Wang, Honglei Jian,  Shuo Bai*, Xuehai Yan. Peptide Assembly Assisted Triplet-Triplet Annihilation Photon Upconversion in Non-Deoxygenated Water. Biomater. Sci. 2020, 8, 11, 3072-3077.

7.        Yang Chen, Li Duan, Yuqi Ma, Qingquan Han, Xin Li, Jieling Li , Anhe Wang, Shuo Bai*, Jian Yin. Preparation of transient electronic devices with silk fibroin film as a flexible substrate. Colloids and Surfaces A 2020, 600.

8.        Wei Song, Qingquan Han, Zhonghang Lin, Nan Yan, Deng Luo, Yiqiao Liao, Milin Zhang, Zhihua Wang, Xiang Xie, Anhe Wang, Yang Chen, Shuo Bai. Design of a Flexible Wearable Smart sEMG Recorder Integrated Gradient Boosting Decision Tree Based Hand Gesture Recognition. IEEE Biomed. Circ. S. 2019, DOI: 10.1109/TBCAS.2019, 13(6),.1563-1574.

9.        Honglei Jian, Meiyue Wang, Qianqian Dong, Jieling Li, Anhe Wang, Xin Li, Peng Ren, Shuo Bai*. Dipeptide Self-Assembled Hydrogels with Tunable Mechanical Properties and Degradability for 3D Bioprinting. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2019, 11, 46419-46426.

10.    Li Duan, ChenChen Qin, Anhe Wang, Shengtao Wang, Jieling Li, Shuo Bai*. Gelatin Microgels with Various Nano-Objects Fabricated by “Casting” Strategy and Application as A Catalytic System. Colloids Surf. A. 2019, 580, 123759.

11.    Shengtao Wang, Jingtao Li, Zhou Ye, Jieling Li, Anhe Wang, Jing Hua, Shuo Bai*, Jian Yin. Self-Assembly of Photosensitive and Chemotherapeutic Drugs for Combined Photodynamic-Chemo Cancer Therapy with Real-Time Tracing Property. Colloids Surf. A. 2019, 574, 44-51.

12.    Lu Feng, Peng Ren, Linna Hao, Qianqian Dong, Jieling Li, Honglei Jian, Meiyue Wang, Xin Li, Anhe Wang, Shuo Bai*. Fabrication of Short Peptide Cages by Interfacial Self-Assembly on CaCO3 Templates. Colloids Surf. A. 2019, 573, 22-29.

13.    Di Wang, Meiyue Wang, , Anhe Wang, Jieling Li, Xin Li, Honglei Jian, Shuo Bai*, Jian Yin. Preparation of Collagen/Chitosan Microspheres for 3D Macrophage Proliferation in vitro. Colloids Surf. A. 2019, 572, 266-273.

14.    Jieling Li, Anhe Wang, Peng Ren, Xuehai Yan, Shuo Bai*. One-step Co-Assembly Method to Fabricate Photosensitive Peptide Nanoparticles for Two-Photon Photodynamic Therapy. Chem. Commun., 2019, 55, 3191-3194.

15.    Anhe Wang, Jieling Li, Qianqian Dong, Shengtao Wang, Honglei Jian, Meiyue Wang, Peng Ren, Shuo Bai*. Preparation of Microgels with Ultrahigh Payload of Various Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Inorganic Nanoparticle Composites up to 92 wt %. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 2019, 11, 4408−4415.

16.    Qingquan Han, Yang Chen, Wei Song, Milin Zhang, Shengtao Wang, Peng Ren, Linna Hao, Anhe Wang, Shuo Bai*, Jian Yin. Fabrication of Agarose Hydrogel with Patterned Silver Nanowires for Motion Sensor. Bio-Design and Manufacturing. 2019, 2, 269-277.

17.    Jieling Li, Anhe Wang, Luyang Zhao, Qianqian Dong, Meiyue Wang, Haolan Xu, Xuehai Yan, Shuo Bai*. Self-Assembly of Monomeric Hydrophobic Photosensitizers with Short Peptides Forming Photodynamic Nanoparticles with Real-Time Tracking Property and without the Need of Release in Vivo. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, 10, 28420-28427.

18.    Lingyun Cui, Yang Jiao, Anhe Wang, Luyang Zhao, Qianqian Dong, Xuehai Yan, Shuo Bai*. Regulating Morphologies and Near-Infrared Photothermal Conversion of Perylene Bisimide via Sequence-Dependent Peptide Self-Assembly. Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 2208-2211.

19.    Honglei Jian, Meiyue Wang, Shengtao Wang, Anhe Wang, Shuo Bai*. 3D Bioprinting for Cell Culture and Tissue Fabrication. Bio-Design and Manufacturing 2018, 1, 45-61.

20.    Lu Feng, Anhe Wang, Peng Ren, Meiyue Wang, Qianqian Dong, Jieling Li, Shuo Bai*. Self-Assembled Peptide Hydrogel with Porphyrin as a Dopant for Enhanced Photocurrent Generation. Colloid and Interface Science Communications 2018, 23, 29-33.

21.    A. Wang, L. Cui, S. Debnath, Q. Dong, X. Yan, X. Zhang, R. V. Ulijn *, S. Bai*, Tuning Supramolecular Structure and Functions of Peptide bola-Amphiphile by Solvent Evaporation-Dissolution. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9(25), 21390-21396.

22.    Q. Dong, J. Li, L. Cui, H. Jian, A. Wang*, S. Bai*, Using Porous CaCO3/Hyaluronic Acid Nanocages to Accommodate Hydrophobic Photosensitizer in Aqueous Media for Photodynamic Therapy. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 2017, 516, 190-198.

23.    A. Wang, Y. Yang, X. Yan, G. Ma, S. Bai*, J. Li*, Preparation of Multicompartment Silica-gelatin Nanoparticles with Self-decomposability as Drug Containers for Cancer Therapy in vitro. RSC Adv., 2016, 6(74), 70064-70071.

24.    Y. Li, L. Yan, K. Liu, J. Wang, A. Wang, S. Bai*, X. Yan*, Solvothermally Mediated Self-Assembly of Ultralong Peptide Nanobelts Capable of Optical Waveguiding. Small, 2016, 12(19), 2575-2579.

25.    J. Wang, K. Liu, L. Yan, A. Wang, S. Bai, X. Yan*, Trace Solvent as a Predominant Factor to Tune Dipeptide Self-Assembly. ACS Nano, 2016, 10(2), 2138-2143.

26.    C. G. Pappas, P. W. J. M. Frederix, T. Mutasa, S. Fleming, Y. M. Abul-Haija, S. Kelly, A. Gachagan, D. Kalafatovic, J. Trevino, R. V. Ulijn*, S. Bai*, Alignment of Nanostructured Tripeptide Gels by Directional Ultrasonication. Chem. Commun., 2015, 51(40), 8465-8468.

27.    C. G. Pappas, T. Mutasa, P. W. J. M. Frederix, S. Fleming, S. Bai, S. Debnath, S. Kelly, A. Gachagan, R.V. Ulijn*, Transient Supramolecular Reconfiguration of Peptide Nanostructures using Ultrasound. Mater. Horiz., 2015, 2(2), 198-202.

28.    S. Bai*, S. Debnath, P. W. J. M. Frederix, S. Fleming, C. G. Pappas, R. V. Ulijn*, Differential Self-Assembly and Tunable Emission of Aromatic Peptide Bola-Amphiphiles Containing Perylene Bisimide in Polar Solvents Including Water. Langmuir, 2014, 30(25), 7576-7584.

29.    S. Bai*, C. G. Pappas, S. Debnath, P. W. J. M. Frederix, J. Leckie, S. Fleming, R. V. Ulijn*, Stable Emulsions Formed by Self-Assembly of Interfacial Networks of Dipeptide Derivatives. ACS Nano, 2014, 8(7), 7005-7013.

30.    S. Bai, S. Debnath, K. Gibson, B. Schlicht, L. Bayne, M. Zagnoni*, R. V. Ulijn*, Biocatalytic Self-Assembly of Nanostructured Peptide Microparticles using Droplet Microfluidics. Small, 2014, 10, 285-293.

31.    S. Bai, H. Zou, H. Dietsch*, Y. C. Simon*, C. Weder, Functional Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles as Reversible Cross-links for Magnetically Addressable Shape-memory Polymers. Macromol. Chem. Phys., 2014, 215, 398-404.

32.    G. Scott, S. Roy, Y. M. Abul-Haija, S. Fleming, S. Bai*, R. V. Ulijn*, Pickering Stabilized Peptide Gel Particles as Tunable Microenvironments for Biocatalysis. Langmuir, 2013, 29(46), 14321-14327.

33.    Y. C. Simon*, S. Bai, M. K. Sing, H. Dietsch, M. Achermann, C. Weder*, Low-Power Upconversion in Dye-Doped Polymer Nanoparticles. Macromol. Rapid Commun., 2012, 33(6-7), 498-502.

34.    C. Wu, S. Bai (co- first author), M. B. Ansorge-Schumacher*, D. Wang*, Nanoparticle Cages for Enzyme Catalysis in Organic Media. Adv. Mater., 2011, 23(47), 5694-5699.

35.    S. Bai, T. L. Nguyen, P. Mulvaney, D. Wang*, Using Hydrogels to Accommodate Hydrophobic Nanoparticles in Aqueous Media via Solvent Exchange. Adv. Mater., 2010, 22(30), 3247-3250.

36.    S. Bai, C. Wu, K. Gawlitza, R. von Klitzing, M. B. Ansorge-Schumacher*, D. Wang*, Using Hydrogel Microparticles to Transfer Hydrophilic Nanoparticles and Enzymes to Organic Media via Stepwise Solvent Exchange. Langmuir, 2010, 26(15), 12980-12987.

37.    H. Xia*, S. Bai, J. Hartmann, D. Wang*, Synthesis of Monodisperse Quasi-Spherical Gold Nanoparticles in Water via Silver(I)-Assisted Citrate Reduction. Langmuir, 2010, 26(5), 3585-3589.

38.    Z. Mao, J. Guo, S. Bai, T. –L. Nguyen, H. Xia, Y. Huang*, P. Mulvaney, D. Wang*, Hydrogen-Bond-Selective Phase Transfer of Nanoparticles across Liquid/Gel Interfaces. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2009, 48(27), 4953-4956.

39.    L. Yang, S. Bai, D. Zhu, Z. Yang, M. Zhang, Z. Zhang, E. Chen, W. Cao*, Superhydrophobic Patterned Film Fabricated from DNA Assembly and Ag Deposition. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111(1), 431-434.

40.    L. Yang, J. Kang, Y. Guan, F. Wei, S. Bai, M. Zhang, Z. Zhang, W. Cao*, 3D-ordered Macroporous Materials Comprising DNA. Langmuir, 2006, 22(26), 11275-11278.

41.    S. Bai, L. Yang, M. Zhang, Z. Yang, Z. Zhang, W. Cao*, Patterned Ag Film with Superhydrophobic Properties. Acta Phys. –Chim. Sin., 2006, 22(10), 1296-1299.

42.    Z. Yang, L. Yang, S. Bai, Z. Zhang, W. Cao*, Stable Luminescent Films and Hollow Spheres Comprising CdTe Nanoparticles. Nanotechnology, 2006, 17(8), 1895-1900.

43.    S. Bai, C. Lu, W. Cao*, Patterning of Self-assembly Films Fabricated from Mercaptoacetic Acid Capped Ag Nanoparticles and Diazoresin. Acta Chim. Si., 2005, 63(9), 866-868.

44.    S. Bai, C. Lu, W. Cao*, Micropatterning of Self-Assembly Film Comprising Pt-Nanoparticles. Photographic Science and Photochemistry, 2005, 23(1), 66-70.

45.    C. Lu, S. Bai, D. Zhang, L. Huang, J. Ma, C. Luo, W. Cao*, Stable Multilayer Ultrathin Film Containing Covalently Attached Colloidal Ag Nanoparticles. Nanotechnology, 2003, 14(6), 680-683.



王眉月  博士研究生  081703-生物化工  


李欣  博士研究生  081703-生物化工  

任朋  博士研究生  081703-生物化工  

郭圣楠  硕士研究生  085238-生物工程  

韩青权  博士研究生  081703-生物化工  

薛妍  博士研究生  081703-生物化工