M.Sc. Yalei Hu

M.Sc. Yalei Hu
(Ph.D. Candidate)

Freie Universität Berlin (FU-Berlin)
Institut für Chemie und Biochemie
Takustraße 3
D-14195 Berlin, Germany

Office: 24.12

Mail: yalei.hu@fu-berlin.de
Phone: +49 (0) 30 838 915385


Master Thesis
“Study on the New Biosensing Strategies Based on Fluorescent Carbon Dots”


  • Porous graphene
  • Graphene quantum dots

Curriculum Vitae

since 10/2018 PhD Student, FU Berlin, Germany
2016-2018 Master of Analytical Chemistry at Zhengzhou University, China
2012-2016 Bachelor of Chemistry at Zhengzhou University, China
8) Y. Hu, C. Neumann, L. Scholtz, A. Turchanin, U. Resch-Genger* and S. Eigler*
Polarity, intramolecular charge transfer, and hydrogen bond co-mediated solvent effects on the optical properties of graphene quantum dots.
Nano Res. 2022, accepted.

7) Y. Hu, Q. Cao, C. Neumann, T. Lehnert, F. Börrnert, Y. Wang, U. Kaiser, A. Turchanin and S. Eigler*
Wet-Chemical Synthesis of Solution-Processible Porous Graphene via Defect-Driven Etching.
Carbon 2021, 185, 568-577.

6) Z. Wang, Q. Cao, K. Sotthewes, Y. Hu, H. S. Shin* and S. Eigler*
Interlayer electron modulation in van der Waals heterostructures assembled by stacking monolayer MoS2 onto monolayer graphene with different electron transfer ability.
Nanoscale, 2021, 13, 15464-15470.

5) Y. Wang, C. Neumann, M. Hußmann, Q. Cao, Y. Hu, O. Garrity, P. Kusch, A. Turchanin and S. Eigler *
Synthesis of wet-chemically prepared porous-graphene single layers on Si/SiO2 substrate increasing the photoluminescence of MoS2 in heterostructures.
Adv. Mater. Int., 20218, 2100783.

4) Z. Wang, Q. Yao, Y. Hu, C. Li, M. Hußmann, B. Weintrub, J. N. Kirchhof, K. Bolotin, T. Taniguchi, K. Watanabe and S. Eigler
Influence of SiO2 or h-BN substrate on the room-temperature electronic transport in chemically derived single layer graphene.
RSC Advances 2019, 9, 38011-38016.

3) X. Shi,¹ Y. Hu,¹ H.-M. Meng*, J. Yang, L. Qu, X.-B. Zhang and Z. Li*
Red emissive carbon dots with dual targetability for imaging polarity in living cells.
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 2020, 306, 127582.

2) Y. Hu, L. Zhang, X. Geng, J. Ge*, H. Liu and Z. Li*
A rapid and sensitive turn-on fluorescent probe for ascorbic acid detection based on carbon dots–MnO2 nanocomposites.
Analytical Methods, 2017, 9, 5653-5658.

1) Y. Hu, X. Geng, L. Zhang, Z. Huang, J. Ge* and Z. Li*
Nitrogen-doped Carbon Dots Mediated Fluorescent on-off Assay for Rapid and Highly Sensitive Pyrophosphate and Alkaline Phosphatase Detection.
Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 5849.

¹ These authors contributed equally to the manuscript.