Design and Synthesis of Functional AIE luminogens and Exploration of their Biological Applications
Project Description

AIE luminogens enjoy high quantum efficiency, high photo-stability and high bio-compatibility. This project aims to develop AIE systems in biological applications.

Supervisor
TANG Benzhong
Co-Supervisor
CHEUNG, Tsz Shing
Quota
2
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
UROP2100
Applicant's Roles

To participate in the design and synthesis of new AIE luminogens and to develop new AIE bioprobes

Applicant's Learning Objectives

To learn the concept of AIE and to design AIE molecules for biosensing and bioimaging applications

Complexity of the project
Moderate