Dr Yao Lu
Lecturer in Chemistry
Room 1.03, Joseph Priestley Building
Super-durable lotus leaf inspired superhydrophobic surfaces, Pitcher plant inspired omniphobic slippery liquid infused porous surfaces, Superhydrophilic photocatalytic and self-cleaning coatings
Dr Yao Lu is a material scientist with educational background both in Materials Chemistry (PhD) and Mechanical Engineering (Master of Engineering in Dalian University of Technology). Before joining QMUL, he obtained his PhD at UCL in Chemistry (2017) followed by postdoctoral research at UCL's Department of Mechanical Engineering. Dr Lu's broad interests are in functional materials, and he is keen to collaborate with both academic and industry to develop and transfer new knowledge and technology.