Faculty Directory

Chang-Ching
Chang-Ching Tu
Associate Professor
Office 508
Tel +86-21-34206765 Ext. 5081
Email changching.tu@sjtu.edu.cn
Webpage https://sites.ji.sjtu.edu.cn/changching-tu/

Education

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle (2011)
M.E. Electronics Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (2004)
B.E. Electronics Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan (2002)

Work Experience

2021 – pres. Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UM-SJTU Joint Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2017 – 2021 Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UM-SJTU Joint Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2014 – 2017 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Applied Chemistry, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
2013 – 2017 Co-Founder / Chief Executive Officer, LumiSands, Inc., Seattle, WA
2011 – 2012 Research Associate, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2010 – 2010 Research Intern, Sharp Laboratories of America (SLA), Camas, WA
2006 – 2011 Research Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Honors and Awards

  • Shanghai Pujiang Talent Award (2018)
  • NSF Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase-1 award, Principal Investigator (2013)
  • UW Center for Commercialization Postdoctoral Fellowship (2012)
  • UW Initiatives Fund Nanotechnology Fellowship (2008)
  • UW Department of Electrical Engineering Fellowship (2006)

Research Interests

  • Semiconductor nanomaterials, such as silicon quantum dots, for biomedical and energy applications

Selected Publications

Journal Papers

  1. Shuzhen Ren, Chunhui Shou, Shengli Jin, Guo Chen, Shanshan Han, Songwang Yang,* Yunlong Guo,* Chang-Ching Tu,* “Silicon quantum dot luminescent solar concentrators and downconverters with antireflection coatings for enhancing perovskite solar cell performance,” ACS Photonics, vol. 8, pp. 2392-2399, 2021.
  2. Yisu Xu, Zhifu Qi, Zhouyang Luo, Zhen Shen, Chenxi Li, Guo Chen, Wenyi Cai, Hua Bao, Chang-Ching Tu,* “Heat-concentrating solar steam generation and salt extraction based on water-repellent germanium nanoparticles-coated oxidized copper foams,” Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, vol. 230, p. 111191, 2021.
  3. Shanshan Han, Guo Chen, Chunhui Shou, Hao Peng, Shengli Jin, Chang-Ching Tu,* “Visibly transparent solar windows based on colloidal silicon quantum dots and front-facing silicon photovoltaic cells,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 12, pp. 43771-43777, 2020.
  4. Wenzhao Yang, Prateek K. Srivastava, Shanshan Han, Lili Jing, Chang-Ching Tu,* Sung-Liang Chen,* “Optomechanical time-gated fluorescence imaging using long-lived silicon quantum dot nanoparticles,” Analytical Chemistry, vol. 91, pp. 5499-5503, 2019.
  5. Chang-Ching Tu, Kamlesh Awasthi, Kuang-Po Chen, Chih-Hsiang Lin, Morihiko Hamada, Nobuhiro Ohta,* Yaw-Kuen Li,* “Time-gated imaging on live cancer cells using silicon quantum dot nanoparticles with long-lived fluorescence,” ACS Photonics, vol. 4, pp. 1306-1315, 2017.
  6. Chang-Ching Tu, Kuang-Po Chen, Tsu-An Yang, Min-Yuan Chou, Lih Y. Lin, Yaw-Kuen Li,* “Silicon quantum dot nanoparticles with antifouling coatings for immunostaining on live cancer cells,” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, vol. 8, pp. 13714-13723, 2016.

Patents

  1. Chang-Ching Tu, Kuang-Po Chen, Yaw-Kuen Li, “Manufacturing, utilization, and antifouling coating of hydroxyl-covered silicon quantum dot nanoparticles,” US Patent 10,508,234, issued on December 17, 2019.
  2. Chang-Ching Tu, Guozhong Cao, Lih Y. Lin, “Surface-passivated silicon quantum dot phosphors,” US Patent 9,373,749, issued on June 21, 2016.
  3. Chang-Ching Tu, Yu-Chieh Fang, “Signal controlling circuit, and flat panel display thereof,” US Patent 8,564,524, issued on October 22, 2013.
  4. Chang-Ching Tu, Liang Tang, Apostolos T. Voutsas, “Silicon surface modification for the electrochemical synthesis of silicon particles in suspension,” US Patent 8,314,015, issued on November 20, 2012.
  5. Chang-Ching Tu, “Liquid crystal display and display panel thereof,” US Patent 8,098,222, issued on January 17, 2012.
  6. Chang-Ching Tu, Yu-Chieh Fang, “Liquid crystal display and display panel thereof,” US Patent 8,089,435, issued on January 3, 2012.

Professional Services

  • Reviewers for ACS Nano, ACS Photonics, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Analyst, Nanoscale, Materials Today Energy, Solar Energy, Journal of Luminescence, Scientific Reports, RSC Advances, Optics Express, Optics Letters, Applied Physics Letters, Applied Optics, JOSA B, Journal of Biomedical Optics.

Courses Taught

  • VE311 Electronic Circuits (Summer and Fall semesters)
  • VE413 Monolithic Amplifier Circuits (Summer semester)