Visiting Scholars




Xijuan Chai


Visiting scholar in Bioengineeing, UC Riverside since September 2017.

PHD, Associated Professor in College of Materials Science and Engineering, Southwest Forestry University, China

Project: Degradable polymer composite materials synthesis and function study

 Catalyst hetrostructure materials and its Applied Basic Research

Meimei Wang

Visiting scholar in Bioengineering, UC Riverside since September 2017
PhD, Associate Professor in Pathophysiology, Anhui Medical University, China

Project: Transformation and carcinogenicity of ZnO nanoparticles

Lijing Yang

Visiting scholar in Bioengineering, UC Riverside since October 2016
PhD, Associate Professor in Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering, 
Chinese Academy of Science, China

Project: In vitro degradation and cytotoxicity response of biodegradable Zn alloys


Mustafa Ozgul

 Visiting scholar in Bioengineering, UC Riverside since June 2015
 PhD Candidate in Institute of Health Sciences, Namik Kemal University, Tekirdag, Turkey

 Project: Design and fabrication of theranostic nanomedicine for Triple negative breast cancer
 M.D. Faculty of Medicine, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey, 2012

Riccardo Raho


 Visiting scholar in Bioengineering, UC Riverside from November 2015 to July 2016
 PhD candidate, 3rd year, Material Engineering, Structures and Nanotechnology @ University of Salento Italy and  IIT  (Italian Institute of Technology)

 Project: Silk Fibroin Antibacterial Medical Device for Critical Wounds

 B.S. Material Engineering @ UniSalento, Italy, 2010.

 M.Sc. Material Engineering (Minor in Biomaterials)@ UniSalento, Italy, 2013.