Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Jian Yang, PhD

Jian Yang, PhD

Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Scientific Program:Experimental Therapeutics

Research Interests

  • Citric Acid
  • Polymers
  • Biocompatible Materials
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Elastomers
  • Nanoparticles
  • Pharmaceutical Preparations
  • Polyesters
  • Fluorescence
  • Injections
  • Neoplasms
  • Urethane

Recent Publications


Yang, J & Kim, G 2019, Local delivery of epigenetically stimulating folic acid for peripheral nerve regeneration. in Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting and Exposition 2019: The Pinnacle of Biomaterials Innovation and Excellence - Transactions of the 42nd Annual Meeting. Transactions of the Annual Meeting of the Society for Biomaterials and the Annual International Biomaterials Symposium, vol. 40, Society for Biomaterials, 42nd Society for Biomaterials Annual Meeting and Exposition 2019: The Pinnacle of Biomaterials Innovation and Excellence, Seattle, United States, 4/3/19.


Zeng, L, Deng, X & Yang, J 2018, 'Constrained Gaussian process with application in tissue-engineering scaffold biodegradation' IISE Transactions, vol. 50, no. 5, pp. 431-447.


Albaghdadi, MS, Yang, J, Brown, JH, Mansukhani, NA, Ameer, GA & Kibbe, MR 2017, 'A Tailorable In Situ Light-Activated Biodegradable Vascular Scaffold', Advanced Materials Technologies, vol. 2, no. 4, 1600243.
Zhang, G, Yang, J, Li, B, Yeung, K & Hong, Y 2017, 'Seeking Convergence to advance Biomaterials Science and Translation by Chinese Association for Biomaterials' Bioactive Materials, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 281-286.
Zhang, C, Kim, JP, Creer, M, Yang, J & Liu, Z 2017, Smartphone chloridometer for point-of-care applications. in Z Liu, K Shi, IC Khoo & D Psaltis (eds), Ultrafast Nonlinear Imaging and Spectroscopy V., 103800I, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, vol. 10380, SPIE, Ultrafast Nonlinear Imaging and Spectroscopy V 2017, San Diego, United States, 8/6/17.




Su, Y, Xie, Z, Kim, GB, Dong, C & Yang, J 2015, 'Design Strategies and Applications of Circulating Cell-Mediated Drug Delivery Systems', ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, vol. 1, no. 4, pp. 201-217.
Xie, Z, Aphale, NV, Kadapure, TD, Wadajkar, AS, Orr, S, Gyawali, D, Qian, G, Nguyen, KT & Yang, J 2015, 'Design of antimicrobial peptides conjugated biodegradable citric acid derived hydrogels for wound healing', Journal of Biomedical Materials Research - Part A, vol. 103, no. 12, pp. 3907-3918.
Xie, D, Guo, J, Mehdizadeh, MR, Tran, RT, Chen, R, Sun, D, Qian, G, Jin, D, Bai, X & Yang, J 2015, 'Development of injectable citrate-based bioadhesive bone implants', Journal of Materials Chemistry B, vol. 3, no. 3, pp. 387-398.
Van Lith, R, Yang, J & Ameer, GA 2015, 'Diazeniumdiolation of protamine sulfate reverses mitogenic effects on smooth muscle cells and fibroblasts', Free Radical Biology and Medicine, vol. 82, pp. 13-21.

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