Xiaobin Xu Receives 2013 Prestigious Chinese Government Award for Self-Financed Students Abroad

Xiaobin Xu, a doctoral candidate in the Materials Science & Engineering graduate program, was recently named a recipient of the Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad.

This award was founded by the Chinese government in 2003 with the purpose of rewarding the academic excellence of self-financed Chinese students studying overseas. Only those with outstanding performance in the PhD studies are considered by the award selection panel, and no more than 500 young talents worldwide are granted the award each year.

Xiaobin Xu is currently studying Ultrasensitive Rotary Nanomotors for Controlled Biochemical Release and Detection with Raman Spectroscopy under the supervision of Dr. Donglei Fan.