Professor/Tenured Associate Professor
Zhou Z†, Zhang S†, Marelli B*, Xia XX*, Tao TH*. Engineering the future of silk materials through adaptable modification and advanced manufacturing. Adv Mater, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201706983.
Jiang J†, Zhang S†, Qian Z, Qin N, Song W, Sun L, Zhou Z, Shi Z, Chen L, Li X, Mao Y, Kaplan DL, Gilbert Corder SN, Chen X, Liu M, Omenetto FG, Xia XX*, Tao TH*. Protein bricks: 2D and 3D bio-nanostructures with shape and function on demand. Adv Mater, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201705919 (Selected as inside back cover).
Huang SC†, Qian ZG†, Dan AH, Hu X, Zhou ML, Xia XX*. Rational design and hierarchical assembly of a genetically engineered resilin-slik copolymer results in stiff hydrogels. ACS Biomater Sci Eng, 2017, 3(8): 1576-1585.
Chen L, Zhou ML, Qian ZG, Kaplan DL, Xia XX*. Fabrication of protein films from genetically engineered silk-elastin-like proteins by controlled cross-linking. ACS Biomater Sci Eng, 2017, 3(3): 335-341.
Hu X†, Xia XX†, Huang SC, Qian ZG*. Development of adhesive and conductive resilin-based hydrogels for wearable sensors. Biomacromolecules, 2019, 20(9): 3283-3293.
Qin N†, Zhang S†, Jiang J, Corder SG, Qian Z, Zhou Z, Lee W, Liu K, Wang X, Li X, Shi Z, Mao Y, Bechtel HA, Martin MC, Xia XX, Marelli B, Kaplan DL, Omenetto FG*, Liu M*, Tao TH*. Nanoscale probing of electron-regulated structural transitions in silk proteins by near-field IR imaging and nano-spectroscopy. Nat Commun, 2016, 7: 13079.
Qian ZG†, Zhou ML†, Song WW, Xia XX*. Dual thermosensitive hydrogels assembled from the conserved C-terminal domain of spider dragline silk. Biomacromolecules, 2015, 16(11): 3704-3711.
Wang Q†, Xia XX†, Huang W, Lin Y, Xu Q, Kaplan DL*. High throughput screening of dynamic silk-elastin-like protein biomaterials. Adv Funct Mater, 2014, 24(27): 4303-4310.