Computational Biophysics
and Materials Science Group
-Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Principal Investigator

Dr. Jun Fan

Ph.D (Princeton)

Dr. Jun Fan recently joined the Department of Materials Science and Engineering as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Fan received her bachelor’s degree from Tsinghua University, Beijing, Master’s degree from McMaster University, Canada, and Ph.D. degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University, USA. She worked under Prof. Mikko Haataja for her Ph.D. thesis and focused on the structure and dynamics of cell membranes. Afterwards, more...


Postgraduate Students

Mr. Jiale MA

  • 2014-Present, PhD Candidate, City University of Hong Kong
  • 2009-2013, BEng, Dalian University of Technology, China

Mr. Yonghui ZHANG

  • 2015-Present, PhD Candidate, City University of Hong Kong
  • 2012-2015, MSc, University of Science and Technology of China, China
  • 2008-2012, BSc, South China University of Technology, Guangdong, China

Mr. Zhen LI

  • 2016-Present, PhD Candidate, City University of Hong Kong
  • 2012-2015, MSc, China University of Petroleum (East China)
  • 2008-2012, BSc, China University of Petroleum (East China)

Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Qiangqiang Meng

  • 2015-Present, Lecturer, YanCheng Institute of Technology
  • 2011-2014, Ph.D. in Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China
  • 2008-2011, M.S. in Industrial Catalysis, Zhejiang University of Technology
  • 2004-2008, B.S. in Chemistry, Anqing Normal University

Undergraguate Students

Mr. Huanbo JIANG

  • 2014-Present, City University of Hong Kong

Mr. John YOU

  • 2014-Present, City University of Hong Kong

Former Members

Dr. Chun CHAN

  • Now going to perform Postdoctoral research at Ohio State University, USA
  • 2013-2017, PhD, City University of Hong Kong
  • 2009-2013, BSc, City University of Hong Kong

Mr. Xinhong LIU

  • 2017-present, Master's student at University of British Columbia, Canada
  • 2016-2017, Research Assistant, City University of Hong Kong
  • 2012-2016, BENG, City University of Hong Kong

Mr. Zhiyao XIE

  • 2017-present, Ph.D student at Duke University, USA
  • 2013-2017, BENG, City University of Hong Kong

Dr. Yufeng LU

  • Now at Japan
  • 2014-2017, PhD, City University of Hong Kong
  • 2007-2014, BSc & MSc, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
  • Jinhui XIONG (Part-time Research Assistant, June. 2013 - July. 2015 -> Now at King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Saudi Arabia
  • Shanghui Huang (Research Staff, Dec. 2014 - June. 2015) -> Now at Vanderbilt University, USA
  • Hechen LI (Part-time Research Assistant, Sep. 2014 - July. 2015)
  • Tse Wai Kin (FYP, Sep. 2014 - April 2015) Project: Construction of coarse grain model of MjHSP16.5
  • Geguang Zhu (MSc, Jan. 2014 - Aug. 2014) Project: Umbrella Sampling of Free energy calculation
  • Joe Lee (MSc, Jan. 2014 - Aug. 2014) Project: Force-matching of water system.
  • Rui Hu (MSc, Sep. 2013 - April 2014) Project: Internal Correlations of sHSP proteins
  • Lewis (FYP, Sep. 2013 - April 2014) Project: Diffusion constant of lipid molecules in a multi-components membrane-protein system