Mingzhu Liu



Mingzhu Liu joined in Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Lanzhou University after he graducated from Perking University. He was promoted to associate professor in June 1992. Then he got his Ph. D in 1995 in Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University, China. He was promoted to professor in April 1999 and doctoral supervisor in November 1999. His current research interests include multi-functional fertilizer and polymer-based biomaterials.

Representative Publications

1. Na Wen, Shaoyu Lü*, Chunmei Gao, Xiubin Xu, Xiao Bai, Can Wu, Piao Ning, Mingzhu Liu*, Glucose-responsive zwitterionic dialdehyde starch-based micelles with potential anti-phagocytic behavior for insulin delivery, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2018, 335, 52–62.

2. Shaoyu Lü*, Xiao Bai, Haidi Liu, Piao Ning, Zengqiang Wang, Chunmei Gao, Boli Ni, Mingzhu Liu*, An injectable and self-healing hydrogel with covalent cross-linking in vivo for cranial bone repair, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2017, 5, 3739-3748.

3. Xinggang Wang, Shaoyu Lü*, Chunmei Gao, Chen Feng, Xiubin Xu, Xiao Bai, Nannan Gao,Jinlong Yang, Mingzhu Liu*, Lan Wu, Recovery of Ammonium and Phosphate from Wastewater by Wheat Straw-based Amphoteric Adsorbent and Reusing as a Multifunctional Slow-Release Compound Fertilizer, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2016, 4, 2068−2079.

4. Shaoyu Lü*, Chen Feng, Chunmei Gao, Xinggang Wang, Xiubin Xu, Xiao Bai, Nannan Gao, Mingzhu Liu*, Multifunctional Environmental Smart Fertilizer Based on L‑Aspartic Acid for Sustained Nutrient Release, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 2016, 64, 4965−4974.

5. Shaoyu Lü*, Chunmei Gao, Xiubin Xu, Xiao Bai, Haogang Duan, Nannan Gao, Chen Feng, Yun Xiong, Mingzhu Liu*, Injectable and self-healing carbohydrate-based hydrogel for cell encapsulation, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7, 13029-13037.


Room 2011, the First Chemistry Building






19751979Peking UniversityB.S.

19851987Lanzhou UniversityM.S.

19921995Nanjing UniversityPh.D.