About Kaikai Chen
Kaikai Chen is an associate professor at the School of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS), with the support from the prestigious NSFC Excellent Young Scholars Fund (overseas). Prior to this, he worked as a Research Associate at the Ulrich Keyser’s group at the Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge, from August 2017 to December 2022. He received his PhD from Tsinghua University in 2017. He has a multidisciplinary background in physics, engineering, and biology. The main research areas are applied physics and biophysics, with a focus on single-molecule methods, biosensors, and biomaterials. He has published more than 20 papers in journals such as Nature Physics, Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Communications, Advanced Materials, ACS Nano, Nano Letters, Advanced Functional Materials, Biophysical Journal, etc. His research results have been featured by Phys.org, Nanowerk, ScienMag, Bioengineer.org, etc.